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Process and Forms for 223(f) Limited Rehabilitation Projects
Click here to download temporary forms and clarified guidance for 242/223(f) applications involving limited rehabilitation projects.
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Section 242 Mortgage Insurance Pre-Screening Tool
The Office of Hospital Facilities is pleased to announce its first free, online Pre-Screening Tool for potential applicants! Click on the 'Learn More' button to try the tool today.
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February 2014 Section 242 Handbook Revisions
Handbook 4615.1 REV-1 for Section 242 Mortgage Insurance for Hospitals was revised on 2/7/14 - See HUDClips for details.
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Office of Hospital Facilities 2013 Lender Training: 223(f) Refinancing
On July 31, 2013, OHF held a national Lender Training on the new 223(f) Refinancing Program for both live and online participants.
Link to Part 1 of the 2013 OHF Lender Training
2013 Lender Training Materials Available for Download
Training materials, worksheets, and presentations from the 2013 Lender Training are available on the OHF website.
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Office of Hospital Facilities

The Office of Hospital Facilities (OHF) administers FHA's Section 242 Mortgage Insurance for Hospitals program within the Office of Healthcare Programs.  Section 242 of the National Housing Act provides mortgage insurance for acute care hospital facilities ranging from large teaching institutions to small rural critical access hospitals. OHF is headed by the Director of the Office of Hospital Facilities, and is comprised of two divisions which support underwriting and asset management of FHA-insured hospital loans.  OHF staff members are primarily located at HUD Headquarters and New York City, with out-stationed staff in Ft. Worth, Jacksonville, Milwaukee, and St. Louis.