By Jonathan H. Katz, Esq.

On June 30, 2011, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) issued its long-awaited Condominium Project Approval and Processing Guidelines for condominiums seeking approval for FHA mortgages. These guidelines are intended to provide a single source of information as well as to consolidate, update and clarify the FHA’s previous policies and procedures for condominium project approval. However, several new requirements, including a mandatory certification of compliance, are bound to create further confusion and have elicited serious concerns.

You can read Hill Wallack LLP‘s full client alert and the FHA’s guidelines here.

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