mortgage and real estate professional training



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​Completion of the two-hour CHFA Lender Certification Training is required for a​ll Participating Lender employees, loan officers, or any ​staff member prior to locking/reserving a loan thro​ugh CHFA HomeConnectionsm Sign up today to learn the basics and begin offering CHFA's programs to your customers.​
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new program webinars
Stay ahead of the curve ​and learn the ins-and-outs of of CHFA's loan progr​ams. Completion of a program webinar is often required prior to reserving a loan within a specific program. However, these webinars do not fulfill the two-hour CHFA Lender Certification Training requirement.

real estate professionals
This two-hour CE class is free-of-charge for licensed Colorado real estate agents, who will learn how CHFA’s single family loan programs can help them get more buyers into homes.​

​Available Training Topics​

​Intro or Refresher Classes - All CHFA Programs


Continuing Education Training

Monthly CHFA Lender Certification Training

This two-hour class is open to all staff of CHFA-approved lenders. We will cover all the program basics of using the CHFA programs. Please attend if you have never originated a CHFA loan or if you’re an experienced CHFA lender needing updating about our program changes. Attending a CHFA Lender Certification T​raining class is now mandatory in order to originate a CHFA loan and/or to keep (or receive) access to the CHFA HomeConnection system.


February 8​
Denver

CHFA Lender Certification Training


To RSVP for this class, please contact ​Shelley Ervin at 303.297.7358.

CHFA
7595 Technology Way, Suite 300
Denver, CO 80237

10:00am to Noon

March 3
Denver

CHFA Lender Certification Training


To RSVP for this class, please contact ​Elfriede Leicht at 303.297.7306​.​

CHFA
7595 Technology Way, Suite 300
Denver, CO 80237

10:00am to Noon


Monthly​ chfa Lender certification Training -  Webinar

This webinar is available for all Colorado loan officers. Any loan officers who have taken the CHFA Lender Certification T​raining​ in the past, but need a refresher on all CHFA programs, may also attend. Please email the presenter of the webinar the date and time that you wish to attend.
​​​​​​​February 23
CHFA Lender Training Webinar
2:00pm - Pam Francil
​​​​​​​March 22
CHFA Lender Training Webinar
2:00pm - Pam Francil
​​​​​​​April 20
CHFA Lender Training Webinar
2:00pm - Pam Francil

choosing a great chfa product

This 30- to 45-minute webinar will review all current CHFA loan programs, including:
  • Smartstepsm and Smartstep Plussm, Homeopenersm and Homeopener Plussm
  • CHFA Preferredsm and CHFA Preferred Plussm (97 percent reduced MI programs)
  • CHFA Advantagesm Purchase and Refinance (97 percent loan products with no MI)
  • Borrower premiums
  • Other recent guideline changes
Please click on the presenter's name next to the date and time of the class you wish to attend to email your registration.​


February 21
Choosing a Great CHFA Product
​9:30am - Kim Jo​hnson
February 27
Choosing a Great CHFA Product
​11:00am - Elfriede Leicht
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chfa mortgage credit certificate (chfa mcc) program webinar

CHFA will be offering a statewide Mortgage Credit Certificate (MCC) program beginning March 6, 2017. This one-hour webinar will explain the 2017 program guidelines, process, and necessary documents to help your qualified borrowers obtain an MCC with or without a CHFA loan. Training is not mandatory, but highly recommended for all lender staff. Please click on the presenter's name next to the date and time of the class you wish to attend to email your registration.​

​​​​​February 22
CHFA MCC Webinar
11:00am - Pam Francil
​​​​​February 23
CHFA MCC Webinar
11:00am - Pam Francil
​​​​​February 24
CHFA MCC Webinar
11:00am - Pam Francil
​​​​​February 28
CHFA MCC Webinar
3:30​pm - Kim Johnson
​​​​​March 1
CHFA MCC Webinar
9:30​am - Kim Johnson
​​​​​March 2
CHFA MCC Webinar
9:30​am - Kim Johnson
​​​​​March 3
CHFA MCC Webinar
9:30​am - Kim Johnson
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CHFA FHA Streamline Refinance webinar – loan officers​

These 30- to 45-minute webinars will meet CHFA’s mandatory training requirements for CHFA FHA Streamline Refinance.

No classes scheduled at this time. ​​


chfa program compliance training – operations staff

This one-hour live webinar is geared towards Operations Staff, especially loan processors and underwriters, and is an in-depth training on submitting SmartStep, HomeOpener, Advantage, and Preferred loan files to CHFA for program compliance review. This training will cover CHFA guidelines and program requirements, including CHFA down payment assistance.

Please click on the presenter'​s name next to the date and time of the class you wish to attend to email your registration.

​​​​February 7
CHFA Program Compliance Training - Operations Staff
9:00am - Kim Longw​orth
February 17
CHFA Program Compliance Training - Operations Staff

1:00pm - Kim Longworth
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chfa ​purchase training – operations staff

This one-hour live webinar is geared towards Operations Staff, especially closers and shippers, and is an in-depth training on submitting SmartStep, HomeOpener, Advantage, and Preferred loan files to CHFA for purchase review, as well as documentation needed at the time of closing. This training will cover CHFA guidelines and program requirements including CHFA down payment assistance.

Please click on the presenter's name next to the date and time of the class you wish to attend to email your registration.

February 14
CHFA Purchase Training - Operations Staff
1:00pm - Kim Longworth
February 24
CHFA Purchase Training - Operations Staff
9:00am - Kim Longworth

chfa final documents​ training – operations staff​

This one-hour live webinar is geared toward Operations Staff, especially post closers/final document delivery staff, and is an in-depth training on the processes and procedures of submitting Final Documents.

Contact for training session.


chfa fha streamline refinance loan training – ​operations staff 

This one-hour live webinar is geared toward Operations Staff—especially processors, underwriters, closers, and shippers—and is an in-depth training on submitting CHFA FHA Streamline Refinance files for Program Compliance and Purchase Review. This training will cover CHFA guidelines and program requirements, including completion of the Subordination Agreement, ordering of the Verification of Mortgage, and Loan Payoffs.

Contact for training session.




Real Estate Professional Training

The CHFA Realtor CE class is offered free of charge for licensed Colorado real estate brokers. Real estate brokers will learn how CHFA’s residential products can help them get more first time and non-first time buyers into homes. This DORA approved class counts for two CE credits and includes information on all the CHFA loan programs, CHFA DPA grant (down payment assistance grant), CHFA borrower premiums and “no mortgage insurance” options. You’ll learn about all the guideline changes that CHFA has made to allow our programs to be more accessible to even more buyers.

To sign up for a class, please RSVP to the contact for the particular class you would like to attend. If you are a CHFA Participating Lender and would like to sponsor a class, please email Elfriede Leicht (303.297.7306) or Shelley Ervin (303.297.7358), or Kim Johnson (303.297.7303); on the Western Slope, please contact Pam Francil (970.812.1141).

March 7

Fort Collins

Real Estate Professional Training 

Sponsored by Wells Fargo

Please RSVP to Carolyn Mountain at 970.377.4817 or email

2950 E Harmony Road, Suite 399
Fort Collins, CO 80528


9:00am to 11:00am - CHFA CE class
11:00 to Noon - Panel discussion
Noon to 1:00pm - Lunch

There will be a panel discussion immediately following the CHFA class about DPA programs with Michelle Mitchell, Colorado Housing and Assistance Corp. (CHAC), Melissa Frasure, Neighbor to Neighbor (N2N), Beth Rosen, City of Fort Collins; Amy Irving, Loveland Housing Authority.  Lunch will be provided after panel.

March 16

Englewood

Real Estate Professional Training 

Sponsored by Finance of America

Please RSVP to Louis Falkenburg.

Finance of America
6501 E. Belleview, Suite 410
Englewood, CO 80111


10:00am to Noon
Lunch will be provided



March 29

Westminster

Real Estate Professional Training 

Sponsored by Fairway Mortgage Corporation

Please RSVP online​.

Canyon Title
2861 W. 120th Ave., Suite 210
Westminster, CO 80234


9:30am to 11:30am
Snacks will be provided




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