Welcome to the Underwriting Guidance page! Under each loan/application type are tools used by lenders and tools used by HUD. There is also a section that contains sample closing documents. Moreover, this website includes FAQ’s, the email address for the LEAN Thinking mailbox, an email address to subscribe to our email update list, and Powerpoint presentations from previous training sessions.
NOTE: On this site you may find documents in Portable Document Format (PDF), Word (.doc), Excel (.xls), Macro Enabled Excel (.xlms) and Powerpoint (.ppt). If you're having trouble accessing any of these files, visit the Microsoft Office website and the Adobe website for instructions on how to access Microsoft Office files and Portable Document Format files. If you're using screenreaders or require alternate versions of Adobe Acrobat, you may find it useful to visit Adobe's alternate reader download page.
Lender Processing Information: New Documents
The below section contains new documents. Use of the closing documents is required for closings on projects which received Firm Commitments on or after July 12, 2013 (unless otherwise exempted). Moreover, use of the below new Firm Application documents is mandatory for applications submitted on or after July 12, 2013 (unless otherwise exempted).
New Document Implementation Matrix
Fire Safety Loans
Lender Processing Information: Old Documents
The below section contains old documents to be used for application submitted prior to July 12, 2013 (unless otherwise exempted).
Pre-Application: (Link removed per December 18, 2009 Email Blast)
Existing Construction with New Addition: (Under Construction)
Section 223(d): (Under construction)
TAP OIHCF Processing of 232’s: (Under Construction)
Interested in getting updates on the LEAN 232 Program?
Sign up here for our email list, Lean 232 Updates. This LISTSERV allows you to manage your own subscription through the webpage.
Searchable Version of all Email Blasts for year 2013 to current
Searchable Version of all Email Blasts for year 2012
Searchable Version of all Email Blasts for year 2011
Searchable Version of all Email Blasts for year 2010
Searchable Version of all Email Blasts for year 2009
Searchable Version of all Email Blasts for year 2008
Until such time that OHP's Section 232 Handbook is published, and for guidance not contained in our Email Blasts, plase visit the Original MAP Guide.
Original Map Guide
Our Queues, Information on Projects with New Units, and Statistics:
Want to check where a project stands in the queue (projects are assigned out of the queues from top to bottom)?
223 a7 Reqular Queue 12.04.2013
223f Portfolio Queue 12.04.2013
223f Non Portfolio Queue 12.04.2013
Other Queue 12.04.2013
Want to Find out about processing and closing numbers on Section 232's?
Visit the Weekly Statistical Report, which includes weekly updates going back to Fall 2010
Detail information on Lean Closings: Want to view a list of new construction and substantial rehabilitation projects that are proposed or under construction under Lean?
New Construction Lean Projects 12.04.2013
FY 2010 Lean Closings
FY 2011 Lean Closings
FY 2012 Lean Closings
FY 2013 Lean Closings
Questions and Additional Information:
Please send any questions regarding processing LEAN 232’s to: LeanThinking@hud.gov
Or, Visit our Frequently Asked Questions section.
HUD’s Office of General Counsel (OGC) has established a website to display legal related questions and answers to the new Section 232 Healthcare Facility Documents.
If you have any questions (legal or policy) about the 232 Healthcare Facility Documents, please submit them to LeanThinking@hud.gov. A response to your legal questions will be posted on the OGC legal FAQ page. The response to your policy questions will be posted on the ORCF Section 232 FAQ page.
In your email, please specify the name of the document to which your question relates.
Want to view Powerpoint presentations regarding LEAN 232?
Visit the "Powerpoint Presentations" section.