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Posted October 20th, 2016

     Reminder: 203(k) Calculator October 31, 2016, Mandatory Use Date

As announced with the Federal Housing Administration’s (FHA) Single Family Housing Policy Handbook 4000.1 on March 14, 2016, mortgagees must begin using the 203(k) Calculator within the FHA Connection (FHAC) system prior to endorsement for all Standard and Limited 203(k) transactions with case numbers assigned on or after October 31st.

Mortgagees should thoroughly review the 203(k) Calculator – Steps for Processing web page for detailed information about using the calculator. This information can also be accessed via the “Help” links on both the 203(k) Calculator screen in the FHAC system, and on the public version of the calculator available on

Mortgagees may want to consider accessing FHA’s webinar, FHA Connection 203(k) Calculator and Other System Enhancements, recorded on April 28th, and accessible from FHA’s Single Family Housing Archived Webinars web page.