Residential Underwriting Basics Webinar Series

Residential Underwriting Basics Four-Part Webinar Series

This webinar series provides new underwriters and loan processors with an understanding of underwriting fundamentals.

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Residential Underwriting Basics, Part I: Eligibility Webinar
Tuesday, April 5

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. ET

Webinar objectives include:

  • Discuss specific eligibility requirements that are applied to loans based on investor and product;
  • Review the differences between purchase and refinance loans;
  • Explain the impact of loan-to-value and credit scores on the risk level, and their interaction with other underwriting requirements;
  • Describe the role of property type and occupancy in accessing eligibility; and
  • Calculate initial housing and debt payment ratios 

Residential Underwriting Basics, Part II: Income Webinar 
Tuesday, April 12
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. ET

Webinar objectives include:

  • Define acceptable sources of income;
  • Review required documentation based on the type of qualifying income;
  • Review red flags related to income; and
  • Calculate income based on documentation.

Residential Underwriting Basics, Part III: Credit & Assetts Webinar 
Tuesday, April 19
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. ET



Webinar objectives include:

  • How to calculate monthly debt payments and discuss a credit history in order to assess the creditworthiness of a borrower; and
  • How to demonstrate that the borrower has sufficient assets to close the loan.

Residential Underwriting Basics, Part IV: Collateral 
Tuesday, April 26
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. ET



Webinar objectives include:

  • Discuss key components of the Uniform Residential Appraisal Report;
  • Discuss the responsibilities of the lender with regard to appraiser selection and management, and with regard to appraisal review;
  • List the documentation needed for an appraisal, including the required forms, contracts and exhibits; and
  • Summarize the key areas of concern within each section of the Uniform Residential Appraisal Report.