Resources

All the resources you need, in one convenient place. 

Browse through helpful MPF resources, including forms, webinars, links and more. Use the filters to sort by product or resource type. 

 

Manuals

  • Additional Data File Instructions

    If using the ULDD Batch submission process for MPF loans, you must also attach the “MPF Additional Information File.” This file contains information for file setup and testing.
  • CMC Funding Whole Loan Servicing Transfer Manual (Traditional)

    Comprehensive manual for MPF products with CMC Funding as the servicer.
  • CMC Funding Whole Loan Servicing Transfer Manual (Xtra)

    Comprehensive manual for MPF products with CMC Funding as the servicer.
  • Colonial Concurrent Servicing Sale Manual

    Comprehensive manual for MPF products with Colonial Savings as the servicer.
  • Credit Bureau Reporting Registration

    Registration information for reporting loan data to the four major credit bureaus: Innovis Data Solutions, Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion.
  • 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.
  • Delinquency Mortgage Report

    Report showing the standard file layout. It can also be found in the Servicing Guide, Exhibit B.
  • IBMC Concurrent Servicing Sale Manual

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

    Comprehensive guide for the MPF Program.
  • MPF Product Suite

    Description of the MPF products offered by FHLB Des Moines highlighting product benefits and comparisons.
  • MPF Traditional Government Quick Tips

    A report explaining your financial obligation in the event of a loan default.
  • MPF Traditional Underwriting Comparison Matrix

    A reference tool for AUS (DU and LP) processed loans. It is a summary of underwriting comparisons and is not intended to replace the MPF Guides.
  • MPF University Quick Reference Guide

    Helpful instructions for registering and accessing MPF University online training.
  • Nationstar Concurrent Sale of Servicing Manual

    Comprehensive manual for the MPF Government MBS product with servicing released to Nationstar.
  • Pricing Tip Sheet

    Form providing helpful tips regarding how to read the FHLB Des Moines opening rate sheets.
  • Turnaround Report Monthly Process Flow

    An overview of the turnaround reporting process, including sample reports, troubleshooting tips and important dates.
  • Wilary Winn: BASEL

    A guide to reporting under BASEL III for the MPF Program.
  • Wilary Winn: Guidance

    Accounting and regulatory guidance for the MPF Program.

Templates

  • Custody Folder Labels Template

    Avery 8163 label template for use on the custodial file.
  • 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.

Forms

  • 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.
  • Exception Clearing Report

    Spreadsheet for handling exceptions within the MPF Program.
  • LLPA Worksheet

    This tool can be used to help identify which LLPAs are applicable.
  • MPF Program Authority Updates

    Manage roles and authorities for the MPF Program.
  • MPF Traditional (Gov.) QC Document Worksheet

    Use this checklist when submitting loans for Quality Control (QC) review.
  • MPF Traditional QC Document Worksheet

    Use this checklist when submitting loans for Quality Control (QC) review.
  • 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 QC Document Worksheet

    Use this checklist when submitting loans for Quality Control (QC) review.
  • Who to Call

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

Websites

  • 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.
  • eMPF

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

Webinars

  • MPF Direct Portal Training

    Webinar walk-thru with step-by-step instructions and helpful hints for using the MPF Direct Portal.
  • MPF Direct Product Training

    Webinar on the unique features, benefits and eligibility requirements of the MPF Direct product, as well as key steps in the loan lock, submission, and delivery processes.
  • MPF Direct Underwriting Deep Dive

    On-demand training designed to address challenges associated with manually underwriting jumbo loans. This course will discuss documentation requirements, exception requests and TRID reminders.
  • MPF Loan Eligibility Requirements

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

    An explanation of the unique risk sharing structure of the MPF Original and 125 products, including the additional fee income PFIs receive for sharing in the credit risk of MPF loans.
  • Processing: Basics

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