Must the lender obtain an engineer's certification for the permanent foundation of a manufactured home being sold by HUD under its REO sales program?

It is not necessary for a lender to obtain an engineer's certification for the permanent foundation of a manufactured home being sold by HUD under its REO sales program.

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For additional information, refer to Handbook 4000.1 Section II.D.12.e.iii.(D) located at:  https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/administration/hudclips/handbooks/hsgh


 


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Topic Number: KA-01144