Must a Good Neighbor Next Door (GNND) participant work with a HUD-approved selling broker to buy a GNND property?

Good Neighbor Next Door (GNND) participants must contact a HUD-approved selling broker to place a bid on a GNND property.
The selling broker must submit the bid electronically through the HUD HomeStore website. 
The selling broker must place the bid for the full list price; the Asset Manager (AM) will reflect any applicable discounts in the sales price.
To locate HUD-approved Selling Brokers in your area, visit the HUD HomeStore website at: and click on “Broker Search” in the gray tool bar.

For additional information please visit HUD’s Good Neighbor Next Door web page at
For policy information see Handbook 4000.1 IV.B.2.g. at

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: KA-02532