|Title I Property
Improvement Loans Menu
a New Loan for Insurance
a lender closes a new Title I FHA-insured loan to finance property
improvements, this function allows the lender to establish insurance
for the loan in HUD's Title I system and be assigned an FHA Title
I case number.
|Report a Refinance
||When a lender
closes a refinanced Title I FHA-insured loan for property improvements,
Report a Single Refinance for Insurance allows the lender to establish
insurance for the new refinance loan in HUD's Title I system and
be assigned an FHA Title I case number.
|Reporting Multiple Property Improvement Loans
||This function allows bulk reporting of multiple Title I Property Improvement loans for insurance via batch file transmissions to HUD's Secure Shell File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) server.
| Service Bureau
||Lending institutions that
choose to use the financial services of HUD-approved service bureaus
for their loans must authorize the service bureau(s) to perform
servicing tasks on the FHA Connection. The Service Bureau Authorization
function allows the lender's Application Coordinator(s) to select
an approved service bureau to access the appropriate Title I functions,
e.g., Report Single Loans or Report Multiple Loans. See Service Bureau Administration [PDF] for additional information.
|Note: Service bureaus are organizations
contracted by lending institutions to provide financial services
for their loans. Service bureaus access the FHA Connection to perform
servicing tasks designated by the lender(s) with which they are
||Lists available information on a potential
borrower's default, claim, judgment, or foreclosure on a past government
loan or guarantee.