What geographic areas are affected by termination of Direct Endorsement underwriting authority?

FHA may terminate a Mortgageeā€™s approval to participate in the Direct Endorsement (DE) Program in a particular jurisdiction or on a nationwide basis. 

For additional information see Handbook 4000.1 V.E.3.a.ii. at https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/administration/hudclips/handbooks/hsgh

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Topic Number: KA-02937