Has HUD updated the Notice to Occupants of Pending Acquisition (NOPA) and related forms?

Yes, HUD revised the Sample Notice to Occupants of Pending Acquisition (NOPA) and related forms. HUD’s standard for use of the NOPA as well as access to this form is located in Handbook 4000.1 III.A.2.s.iii.(B) at:  https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/administration/hudclips/handbooks/hsgh
Mortgagees may also access the NOPA form on HUD’s Single Family Mortgages Model Documents web page at: https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/housing/sfh/model_documents
Related form HUD-9539, Request for Occupied Conveyance is available at https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/administration/hudclips/forms/

Additional questions may be directed to the HUD National Servicing Center at (877) 622-8525.

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-05150