COVID-19: Must I continue submitting post endorsement FHA paper binders when requested while undergoing e-CB testing?

FHA has temporarily suspended the request for post endorsement paper binders due to COVID-19.  However, when this suspension is lifted, LI lenders must continue to submit paper binders when requested, within 10 working days of the request, until approved by FHA to submit e-CBs.

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-05517