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FHA's Foreclosure &Eviction Moratorium Extended Through June 30th, 2021

FHA's Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium Extended Through June 30th, 2021

The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) published Mortgagee Letter (ML) 2021-05Extension of Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium in Connection with the Presidentially-Declared COVID-19 National Emergency. This ML announces a sixth extension of the foreclosure and eviction moratorium through June 30, 2021.

This moratorium extension is effective immediately upon the expiration of the existing moratorium announced in Mortgagee Letter (ML) 2021-03. This guidance is applicable to all FHA Title II single family forward mortgage and Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (reverse) programs, except for those secured by vacant and/or abandoned properties.