Can FHA approved lenders submit electronic case binders?

Electronic Case Binder (e-CB) submission through FHA Connection is optional for Lender Insurance (LI) approved lenders.  Non-LI approved lenders must submit case binders through FHA Catalyst or submit paper binders.

For additional information see Handbook 4000.1 II.A.7.e. available at 

HQ Policy Determination

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-05511