The Servicing Guide is organized into parts that reflect how lenders generally categorize various
aspects of their business relationship with Fannie Mae. To begin browsing, select from any of the
sections below. You may also download the entire Servicing Guide in PDF format.
Once we determine that the borrower has filed bankruptcy, are we required to check our records to determine whether a previous bankruptcy has been filed?
Within two weeks of a borrower filing for bankruptcy, the servicer must check its records for the mortgage loan to determine whether a previous bankruptcy has been filed. See E-2.3-01, Identifying Abusive Filers for additional information.