The purpose of the utility bill is to provide verification of the business address. If utilities are included in the office space lease, the broker can comply with this requirement by providing a copy of the first page of a recent bank statement.
More information is available on the HUDHomeStore “NAID Application: Selling Brokers, Nonprofits and Government Agencies” webpage at: https://www.hudhomestore.com/Listing/NaidApplication.aspx?sLanguage=ENGLISH
Use of the Google Chrome browser is strongly recommended when accessing the NAID Application Portal.
A copy of the NAID-Add New Payee and Add New NAID to Existing Payee Guide for Principal Brokers containing detailed instruction on using the NAID Application Portal is provided at: https://www.hudhomestore.com/ListingSiteFAQ.htm
The applicant may send a request for additional information by email to: email@example.com or call the FHA Resource Center at: 1-800-225-5342.
Real Estate Broker NAID policy is in Handbook 4000.1 I.B.5.b. and I.B.5.c. at: https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/administration/hudclips/handbooks/hsgh