Can someone other than a Corporate Officer complete the Annual Certification?

The certification must be completed through the Lender Electronic Assessment Portal (LEAP) by a Corporate Officer of the Mortgagee who has been granted the Certifying Official authorization in FHA Connection (FHAC).
 
The Lender Electronic Assessment Portal (LEAP) User Manual is located at:  https://www.hud.gov/lenders under the LEAP Information link in the Approvals & Renewals section.
 
Handbook 4000.1 I.A.8.b. is available at https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/administration/hudclips/handbooks/hsgh

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-05095