COVID-19 Resources and Information

Last Updated: 5/18/2020

With the coronavirus’ tremendous impact on the country, our economy, including housing and mortgage banking, MBAKY has set up this page to assist members in getting information and resources to aid in working through this crisis.

Below are links to specific websites set up by various organizations and governmental units, as well as notices, that we will be updating on a regular basis, and, we encourage all of our members to share with us updates they receive that we can post to, while this lasts.

If you have any questions, please contact MBAKY Executive Director Alan Thorup at 317-428-7699 or the e-mail above.


Industry-Related News

5/14 FHFA Extends Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium

5/13 FHFA Payment Deferral Option

5/12 CFPB, FHFA and HUD Mortgage Assistance Website for COVID-19 Impacted Borrowers 

4/9 Fed Announces Additional $2.3T in Government Loan Facilities

4/8 Freddie Mac Bulletin 2020-10 Temporary Servicing Guidance Related to COVID-19

4/8 Fannie Mae COVID-19 FAQ’s

4/7 Ginnie Mae Approves Facility to Aid in Service Liquidity

3/31 Fannie Mae Lender Letter 2020-03

3/31 Fannie Mae Lender Letter 2020-04

3/31 Freddie Mac Selling Guidance Related to COVID-19

3/31 FHFA Authorizes Loan Processing Flexibilities for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Customers

3/29 MBA Sends letter to FINRA/SEC on broker-dealer margin calls

3/28 CISA Guidance on Identifying Critical Infrastructure Workforce

3/27 MBA Summary of Coronavirus Act and  Section-by-Section Summary of Coronavirus Act

3/26 CFPB Provides Flexibility on Reporting Requirements

3/25 Kentucky – Executive Order #2020-246

3/24 Statement by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Essential financial Services Workers

3/23 FHFA Directs Enterprises to Grant Flexibilities for Appraisal and Employment Verifications

3/23 Freddie Mac Selling Guidance Related to COVID-19

3/21 CDC Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers

3/18 FHFA Statement on Foreclosures

3/16 VA Circular 26.20.7 – Guidance for Coronavirus: Appointments, Forebearance Requests, and Appraisers

3/13 FHFA COVID-19 Q & A


COVID-19 Websites/Resources – Industry, Federal, and State

CFPB COVID-19 Resources

Fannie Mae Approach to COVID-19

FDIC COVID-19 Information for Bankers and Consumers

FHFA COVID-19 Resources Page

Freddie Mac COVID-19 Response

Freddie Mac Selling FAQ’s

HUD COVID-19 Information and Resources

MBA Coronavirus Resource Page

State of Kentucky COVID-19 Information

U.S. Centers for Disease Control – Coronavirus Updates