Resources

 
  • Custody Folder Labels Template

    Avery 8163 label template for use on the custodial file.
  • Custody Reports Tip Sheet

    Explanation of the custodial reports available on eMPF. You should review these reports to ensure there are no outstanding custody package deliveries and/or exceptions.
  • Document Expiration Sheet

    A resource to assist you in the loan origination process by calculating the expiration dates of documents based on information input into the worksheet.
  • eAdvantage

    eAdvantage is a secure, online site where FHLB Des Moines members can view statements and reports, monitor account balances, advances, capital stock, collateral and safekeeping portfolios.
  • eMAQCS Manual

    This document details how to request log-in credentials, upload documents and monitor your QC pipeline.
  • eMPF

    The eMPF website is a secure transaction portal available to authorized users of member institutions participating in the MPF Program.
  • FHLB Down Payment Products

    Our member financial institutions have access to grant funds to provide down payment and closing cost assistance to income eligible owner-occupant households. Visit this link for more information.
  • Gift Letter

    Sample Gift Letter to help develop your own in-house gift letter. Be sure you also always meet the gift fund requirements of the MPF Underwriting Guide Chapter 4.7.4.
  • IBMC Concurrent Servicing Sale Manual (Traditional & Xtra)

    Comprehensive manual for MPF products with Iowa Bankers Mortgage Corporation (IBMC) as the servicer.
  • IBMC SRP Schedule

    Servicing Released Premium (SRP) schedule.
  • IRS/IVES Instructions

    This document shows how to register with the IRS to order tax transcripts.
  • Master Commitment (MC) Information Sheet

    Tips for completing your Master Commitment.
  • MERS Set-Up Kit

    Informational guide that covers the benefits, processes and FAQs related to the MERS System.
  • MERS Set-Up Process

    Instructions for completing the MERS application process online.
  • MPF Daily Rates Emails

    Sign up to receive our daily MPF Traditional or MPF Xtra opening rates email.
  • MPF Data Resources

    Contains information for the Additional Information File & Credit Enhancement Estimator File.
  • MPF Guide

    Comprehensive guide for the MPF Program.
  • MPF Loan Eligibility Requirements

    On-demand training video on MPF Program loan eligibility requirements to help determine the best solution for your loans.
  • MPF Product Suite

    Description of the MPF products offered by FHLB Des Moines highlighting product benefits and comparisons.
  • MPF Program Authority Updates

    Manage roles and authorities for the MPF Program.
  • MPF Quality Control

    An overview of how to comply with the MPF Program's pre- and post-closing loan quality control requirements. Also includes a description of the separate MPF Program-Level QC process.
  • MPF University

    Through our partnership with the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), Participating Financial Institutions are welcome to take advantage of over 100 free, on-demand MBA courses.
  • MPF University Registration & User Information

    Helpful instructions for registering and accessing MPF University online training.
  • MPF Xtra: Best Efforts Worksheet

    Worksheet contains all the information required when you call into the service center to take down a Best Efforts Delivery Commitment.
  • MPF Xtra: LLPA Worksheet

    This tool can be used to help identify which LLPAs are applicable.
  • MPF Xtra: QC Document Worksheet

    Use this checklist when submitting loans for Quality Control (QC) review.
  • Pricing Tip Sheet

    Form providing helpful tips regarding how to read the FHLB Des Moines opening rate sheets.
  • Processing: Basics

    An overview to help loan processors move the borrower and lender from initial application to an underwriting-ready fully documented file.
  • Product & Pricing Engines

    Product and Pricing Engines (PPE) are tools used to enhance your lending strategy and operations. Utilizing a PPE can assist you with product eligibility information and pricing to best meet the needs of your customer and improve profitability. Please consider these additional pricing factors when setting us up as an investor.
  • Underwriting: Advanced

    This webinar builds on the Underwriting Basics series with more complex underwriting scenarios and types of analysis.
  • Underwriting: Basics (Part 1)

    Part 1 of a 2-part webinar focused on basic secondary market underwriting requirements and approaches.
  • Underwriting: Basics (Part 2)

    Part 2 of a 2-part webinar focused on basic secondary market underwriting requirements and approaches.
  • Who to Call

    This is a list of contacts who will assist you with your MPF questions.