COVID-19 and Mortgage Information


FHA-VA-USDA Fact Sheet-CARES Act Forbearance-5/6/2020

4-27-2020 FHFA Forbearance Press release (includes links for GSE similar releases)

Message from Michael Azzarello, CMB, President, MBA of Florida

3/31/20 Fannie Mae letters:

3/31/20 Freddie Mac letter:

Click here to read the FHFA press release.

FHA Mortgagee Letter on Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium
MBA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources
Fannie Mae Lender Letter Impact of COVID-19 on Servicing
Federal Reserve announces extensive new measures to support the economy – 3/23/20
FHFA Authorizes the Enterprises to Support Additional Liquidity in the Secondary Mortgage Market – 3/23/2020
3/23/20 Freddie Mac Selling Guidance Related to COVID-19
3/23/20 Fannie Mae Approach to COVID-19
CFPB Provides Flexibility During COVID-19 Pandemic
Message from Bob Broeksmit, CMB – COVID-19 Stimulus Bill


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

The CDC’s website offers information about Coronavirus cases in the United States and efforts to prevent the spread of the disease, including:

An up-to-date overview of Coronavirus cases in the United States (HERE)

Symptoms of the Coronavirus (HERE)

What to do when you’re sick (HERE)

How to know if you’re at higher risk of getting very sick from the Coronavirus (HERE)

Steps to prevent illness (HERE)

Other frequently asked questions (HERE)

The CDC Coronavirus Call Center is available 24/7 at 800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) for urgent issues related to Coronavirus.

Florida Department of Health (FDOH):

Please visit the Florida Department of Health’s website for Florida-specific information relating to the Coronavirus, including:

A current overview of cases in Florida (HERE)

How to find your county health department (HERE)

Other frequently asked questions (HERE)

FLDOH has also activated a Coronavirus Call Center available 24/7 by phone at 1 (866) 779-6121 via email at

U.S. Department of State:

For up-to-date travel advisories, visit the U.S. Department of State’s website HERE.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs:

U.S. Military veterans who believe they may have contracted the Coronavirus may contact the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs’ VISN 8 Clinical 24/7 Contact Center by phone at 1(877)741-3400. See more HERE.

Florida Attorney General’s Office:

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody has activated Florida’s Price Gouging Hotline for Floridians to report price gouging and Coronavirus-related scams, available by phone at 866-9NO-SCAM or by visiting

World Health Organization:

For information and guidance from the WHO regarding the Coronavirus, visit their website HERE.

National Institutes of Health:

For information on the Coronavirus from the NIH, visit their website HERE