Author: Alert team

FEMA Declared Disaster North Dakota FEMA Alert Update April 24, 2020 FEMA issued an update to a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for areas in North Dakota affected by flooding that took place October 9-26, 2019. The following counties are eligible for assistance: Public Assistance Dickey Emmons North Dakota Flooding (DR-4475 Amendment...

FEMA Declared Disaster Kentucky FEMA Alert April 24, 2020 FEMA issued a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for areas in Kentucky affected by severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides that took place February 3-29, 2020. The following counties are eligible for assistance: Public Assistance Bell Boyd Butler Clay Harlan Henderson Johnson Knott Knox Lawrence Leslie Letcher Lewis Magoffin McCracken McCreary Menifee Metcalfe Monroe Morgan Owsley Perry Powell Union Whitley Kentucky Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides and Mudslides (DR-4540)   Additional...

VA: Circular 26-18-3: Acceptance of Properties Updated 4/20/20: Extended rescission date of the original circular. Circular 26-18-3 (Change 1) Investor Update February 23, 2018 Source: VA 1. Purpose. This Circular provides guidance on requests for execution of documents related to the conveyance or reconveyance of properties to the Secretary of the Department of Veterans...

Tornadoes Damage Homes in Four States Updated 4/23/20: The Weather Channel issued a report outlining continued severe storm activity affecting the Southern U.S. Widespread Damage, Injuries, Flooding Reported as Storms Batter South for Second Day Additional locations sustaining structural damage: Mississippi – Sandersville (Jones County, 39477) – Shady Grove (Jones County,...

FEMA Declared Disaster American Samoa FEMA Alert April 17, 2020 FEMA issued a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for areas in American Samoa affected by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic beginning on January 20, 2020 and continuing. Areas approved for Public Assistance: Entire Territory American Samoa COVID-19 Pandemic (DR-4537)   Additional Resources FEMA’s...

FEMA Declared Disaster Mississippi FEMA Alert April 16, 2020 FEMA issued a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for areas in Mississippi affected by severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that took place April 12, 2020. The following counties are eligible for assistance: Individual/Public Assistance Covington Jefferson Davis Jones News Release: President...

VA: Circular 26-20-14: Appraisal Review Requirements and Instructions Investor Update April 14, 2020 Source: VA New Appraisal Review Requirements and Instructions Regarding Department of Veterans Affairs Appraisal Management Service for the Lender Appraisal Processing Program and the Servicer Appraisal Processing Program Staff Appraisal Reviewers 1. Purpose. The purpose of this Circular is...

FHA Single Family Housing COVID-19 Q&A Updated 5/11/20: HUD has enhanced its COVID-19 FAQ resource to include expanded guidance for a variety of categories related to lending/servicing. FHA Resource Center Bulletin Board Updated 4/14/20: HUD updated its COVID-19 frequently asked questions (FAQ) resource for single family housing stakeholders. Full FAQ Latest additions: Page...

Tornadoes Decimate Homes in Deep South Disaster Alert April 12, 2020 Source: FOX News Additional Resources: Office of Alabama Governor Kay Ivey (State of Emergency: Severe Weather) Office of Louisiana Governor Jon Bel Edwards (Gov. Edwards Declares State of Emergency Following Sunday’s Severe Weather, Tornadoes) Office of Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves (State of...