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Update on Self Employment Income Analysis for Conventional Loans

Dear Licensed Partner,

Fannie Mae Announcement SEL-2016-05 (click here) clarified and updated the requirements on analysis and verification of qualifying income for self-employed borrowers.

Effective for all Conventional loans with application dates on or after October 3, 2016, Sun West will calculate the Self Employed Borrower’s Income or Loss per updated Fannie Mae handbook:

  • Click here for the income analysis of Partnership business.
  • Click here for the income analysis of the S-Corporations.

For additional questions not answered by the guideline, please email Sun West's underwriting scenario desk at for more information.

If you have any questions, please contact your Client Relations Manager at (855) OK-SUNWEST or (855) 657-8693.


Sun West Mortgage Company, Inc.
18000 Studebaker Road, Suite 200
Cerritos, CA 90703
Phone: (800) 453-7884
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