While the FHA minimum property requirements (MPR) has not changed, the appraiser is required to observe, analyze, and report only what is evident based on the assignment scope of work.
FHA continues to revise its FHA Single Family COVID-19 information as needed to keep stakeholders updated with the latest information about FHA’s response to the Presidentially-declared COVID-19 national emergency. Related information for FHA mortgagees, borrowers and other interested parties is available at https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/housing/sfh and on the https://www.hud.gov/answers website.
For additional information see Mortgagee Letters 2020-05 and 2020-20 available at
HQ Policy Determination - COVID-19 guidance