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Disaster Alert May 27, 2020 Source: The Weather Channel NOTE: This has not yet been declared a FEMA Major Disaster. At a Glance Bertha has weakened to a tropical depression after making landfall along the coast of South Carolina on Wednesday morning. Bertha’s main threat will be heavy rain spreading northward...

Updated 5/22/20: The VA issued Circular 26-19-17: Change 2. Circular 26-19-17: Change 2 Updated 10/17/19: The VA issued Circular 26-19-17: Change 1. Circular 26-19-17: Change 1 Investor Update June 28, 2019 Source: VA 1. Purpose. This Circular supplements the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Lenders Handbook, Chapter 8, Topic 8, The VA Funding Fee, and updates...

FEMA Releases COVID-19 Operational Guidance for Hurricane Season FEMA released "COVID-19 Pandemic Operational Guidance for the 2020 Hurricane Season" to help emergency managers and public health officials best prepare for disasters, while continuing to respond to and recover from COVID-19. The guide provides actions emergency managers and...

FEMA Alert May 21, 2019 FEMA issued a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for areas in Alabama affected by severe storms and flooding that took place February 5 to March 6, 2020. The following counties are eligible for assistance: Public Assistance Butler Chambers Choctaw Colbert Covington Crenshaw Cullman Dallas Fayette ...

Investor Update May 18, 2020 Source: Freddie Mac The launch of Freddie Mac’s Servicing Gateway nearly six months ago transformed the way you access your servicing tools. We’re committed to helping you work faster and smarter through every stage of the servicing process. Effective May 25, 2020, in response to Servicer feedback, we’ll...

Michigan Dam Failure Results in Catastrophic Flooding Updated 5/21/20: FEMA issued an Emergency Declaration for areas in Michigan affected by severe storms and flooding beginning on May 16, 2020 and continuing. FEMA Emergency Declaration Michigan (EM-3525) Additional Resources: CNBC (Photos Show Devastating Impacts of Michigan Floods) Detroit Free Press (Mid-Michigan Flooding Crests...

Tropical Storm Arthur Spreads Rain, Wind into North Carolina Disaster Alert May 18, 2020 Source: FOX News Locations currently under a tropical storm warning: North Carolina – Beaufort County – Carteret County – Craven County – Dare County – Duck County – Hatteras Island – Hyde County – Kill Devil Hills Town – Kitty Hawk Town – Manteo Town – Nags Head...

Freddie Mac: An Evolving Experience in Servicing Gateway Investor Update May 18, 2020 Source: Freddie Mac The launch of Freddie Mac’s Servicing Gateway nearly six months ago transformed the way you access your servicing tools. We’re committed to helping you work faster and smarter through every stage of the servicing process. Effective May 25,...

FHFA: Foreclosure Prevention Report – February 2020 Investor Update May 14, 2020 Source: FHFA February 2020 Highlights — Foreclosure Prevention The Enterprises’ Foreclosure Prevention Actions: • The Enterprises completed 8,836 foreclosure prevention actions in February, bringing the total to 4,424,910 since the start of the conservatorships in September 2008. Over half of these...

Tropical Storm Arthur Spreads Rain, Wind into North Carolina Disaster Alert May 18, 2020 Source: FOX News Locations currently under a tropical storm warning: North Carolina – Beaufort County – Carteret County – Craven County – Dare County – Duck County – Hatteras Island – Hyde County – Kill Devil Hills Town – Kitty Hawk Town – Manteo Town – Nags Head...