How do I recertify my NAID?

To complete your recertification, complete the following steps:

  1. Go to the HUD HomeStore website at:;
  2. Click the NAID Application Portal tab on the gray menu bar at top of the page;
  3. Click the “Here” link inside the message bubble to access the NAID Application Portal
  4. Click on LOGIN NOW to be logged into the NAID Application;
  5. Click on Selling Broker Recertification;
    • Note: If your login is linked to multiple NAIDs, there will be an intervening screen that lets you select a specific NAID.
  6. Follow the instructions in red text at the top of the application; these may include accessing one or more links under the Functions drop-down menu and uploading documents.

Use of the Google Chrome browser is strongly recommended when accessing the NAID Application Portal.

A copy of the NAID-Recertification User Guide for Participating Brokers containing detailed instruction on using the NAID Application Portal is provided at: 

The applicant may send a request for additional information by email to: or call the FHA Resource Center at: 1-800-225-5342.


All policy information contained in this knowledge base article is based upon the referenced HUD policy document. Any lending or insuring decisions should adhere to the specific information contained in that underlying policy document.

Topic Number: 2018-0009