Selling Brokers, HUD-approved Nonprofits, and Government Entities must have applied for and been issued a Name and Address Identification (NAID) Number, and be registered on HUD Homestore. Only then can they submit bids for HUD Real Estate Owned (REO) Properties electronically through HUD Homestore.
NAID Application information is available on the HUD HomeStore website at: https://www.hudhomestore.com/Listing/NaidApplication.aspx?sLanguage=ENGLISH
Registration and bidding instructions are available on the HUD HomeStore website at: https://www.hudhomestore.com/ListingSiteFAQ.htm
For additional information on how to use the HUDHomestore.com website go to https://www.hudhomestore.com/Home/Index.aspx and click “Help” on the gray bar in the top right corner of the page. On this page you will find HUD Homestore short videos, guides, and additional FAQs.
If you need additional assistance, please send a request for additional information by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call the FHA Resource Center at 1-800-225-5342.
For policy information see Handbook 4000.1 I.B.5. and IV.B.2.g.i. at: https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/administration/hudclips/handbooks/hsgh