Who supplies case binders?

A lender must prepare and submit each case to be insured in a uniform case binder to the jurisdictional Homeownership Center (HOC). 
The case binder must be purchased from private sources, meet FHA specifications, and contain documents arranged as prescribed by FHA.      

Any vendor may offer case binders. FHA does not endorse vendors.   Known distributors include: 
Greatland   http://www.greatland.com/product/4213.do  
JASCO Specialties http://www.jascospecialties.com/HUD-CASE-BINDER-4213-MANILA-p/4213.htm 
Franklin Mills Co. http://www.franklinmillsco.com/mortgage-financial-hud-case-binders-folders-c-2_114.html

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-04599