These changes are effective for FHA case numbers assigned on or after April 9, 2012, unless otherwise specified below. Mortgagees must continue to comply with the requirements of ML 2011-10 concerning requests for, and cancellation of, FHA case numbers. Specifically, mortgagees must:
- request case numbers only when they have an active loan application for the subject borrower and property; and
- certify at the time of requesting a case number that they have an active loan application for the subject borrower and property; and
- provide the subject borrower’s name and social security number for all new construction (proposed construction and existing construction less than one year old).
Link to Mortgagee Letter 12-4
All Regs Synopsis of ML 12-4 with MIP Table