Pandemic/Natural Disaster Business Continuity Plan is important.


Yesterday alone, clients were asked for their plan by Washington, Indiana, North Carolina, and Michigan. Further, lenders are requesting it randomly.

We have been emailing about this since mid March.

If you want it ready BEFORE they ask you, CLICK HERE.

Turnaround time is about 36 hours.

Thanks, and stay safe.

Nelson A. Locke, Esq.





The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) this morning announced that it is approving the purchase of certain single-family mortgages in forbearance that meet specific eligibility criteria by government-sponsored enterprises Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

“We are focused on keeping the mortgage market working for current and future homeowners during these challenging times,” said Director Mark Calabria. “Purchases of these previously ineligible loans will help provide liquidity to mortgage markets and allow originators to keep lending.”

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some borrowers have sought payment forbearance shortly after closing on their single-family loan and before the lender could deliver the mortgage loan to the GSEs. Mortgage loans either in forbearance or delinquent are ineligible for delivery under GSE requirements. However, today’s action lifts that restriction for a limited period of time and only for mortgages meeting certain eligibility criteria.

As always, email us with questions.

Nelson A. Locke, Esq.