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Direct Loan Application Packagers

7 CFR 3550 | Handbook-1-3550 | Attachment 3-A | eForms | Income and Property Eligibility | Interest Rates

The information on this page is provided to assist packagers and intermediaries of the Section 502 Direct Loan program.  The content will be reviewed and updated as appropriate.  To view the content on this page, make sure you have the appropriate technology/software installed on your computer.

UPCOMING CERTIFIED LOAN APPLICATION PACKAGING TRAININGS
(All trainings are offered by USDA approved non-Agency trainers.)

Housing Assistance Council  – Monday, November 29  - Friday, December 3, 2021. 
To register for this virtual class, visit: Learning Opportunities - 2021 HAC National Rural Housing Conference (cvent.com)

TRAININGS

Program Overview
Pre-qualification and Application Processes
Determining Income
Worksheet for Computing Income & Max Loan Calculator
Credit Requirements
eForms Application Process (Video, User Guide, and Points of Contact)
Role of the Intermediary  (Video)
How to Become an Intermediary  (Video)
Certified Loan Application Packaging Process
Becoming a Certified Packager  (Video)

RESOURCES

Sign Up for GovDelivery (e.g. email updates for program information and Loan Packaging Express newsletters)

Intermediary Coverage Map - Revision date: 11/15/21
Intermediary MOU Template - Revision date: 7/28/21
Stacking Order Checklist (required for intermediaries) - Revision date: 10/16/20
RD State Office Contact Info
Certification on Certified Packaging Bodies - Annual Report Template
Complying with Civil Rights Requirements
Worksheet for Computing Income & Max Loan Calculator (October 1, 2021 version)
Packaging Fact Sheet

AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN ACT (ARPA) OF 2021

May 12, 2021 Temporary Authorization Unnumbered Letter (UL)
ARPA Fact Sheet
Packaging Phase 1 Application Submittal Cover Letter for ARPA
Packaging Required Disclosure Letter for ARPA
ARPA Stacking Order Checklist (required for intermediaries) - Revision date: 05/24/21
ARPA Worksheet for Computing Income (October 1, 2021 version)
ARPA Training Presentation (May 25, 2021 version)

ARPA loan application is available at: https://rdhomeloans.usda.gov/

 

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