Disaster Declaration for the State of Florida

FEMA Notice Date: September 24th, 2022 On 9/24/2022, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has issued a disaster declaration regarding Tropical Storm Ian (Notice EM-3584-FL).  On 9/29/2022, nine (9) counties have been designated for Individual Assistance. Late on 9/29/2022, 4 additional counties have been added. On 9/30/2022, 4 counties have been added. On 10/3/2022, 2 […]

Disaster Alerts Summary

FEMA Disaster Alerts – Summary of Announcements List of Disasters Declared by FEMA (January ’22 – Till Date) State Disaster Declaration Type Counties Affected Incident Date Major Disaster Declaration Date OCMBC Implications KY Kentucky severe storms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides Major Disaster Declaration Breathitt, Clay, Knott, Letcher, Perry, Floyd, Pike, Magoffin, Martin, Owsley, Whitley, Leslie […]

Disaster Declaration for the State of Kentucky (Updated)

FEMA Notice Date: June 29th, 2022 On 7/29/2022, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has issued a major disaster declaration for the State of Kentucky due to severe storms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides that occurred from 7/26/2022, and continuing. On August 8, 2022, FEMA granted individuals Assistance to 5 additional counties. On 9/1/2022, with Amendment […]

Disaster Declaration for the State of Montana

Disaster Declaration for the State of Montana FEMA Notice Date: June 16th, 2022 On 6/16/2022, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has issued a major disaster declaration for the State of Montana due to severe storms and flooding that occurred on 6/10/2022 and continue. Impacted Counties FEMA Link(all counties) Declaration Date (all counties) Carbon https://www.fema.gov/disaster/4655 […]

Disaster Declaration for the State of New Mexico

FEMA Notice Date: May 4th, 2022 On 5/4/2022, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has issued a major disaster declaration for the State of New Mexico due to wildfires and straight-line wind that occurred on 4/5/2022. On 7/27/2022 with Amendment No.7 to DR-4652, FEMA provided an Incident Period End Date of 7/23/2022. Impacted Counties FEMA […]

Disaster Declaration for the State of Oklahoma

Disaster Declaration for the State of Oklahoma FEMA Notice Date: June 29th, 2022 On 6/29/2022, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has issued a major disaster declaration for the State of Oklahoma due to severe storms, tornados and flooding that occurred on 5/2/2022 to 5/8/2022. Impacted Counties FEMA Link(all counties) Declaration Date (all counties) Cherokee […]

Independence Day

Independence Day AnnouncementsLock Desk Hours Please note the following schedule for our Lock Desk in July: Lock Desk will be closing early on Friday, July 1st at 12PM PTOur offices will be open for normal business hours. Lock Desk will be closed on Monday, July 4th and no rate sheet will be published.Our offices will be closed on […]

Juneteenth Holiday

The Federal Holiday will be observed on Monday, June 20, 2022, the Lock Desk and Wire Desk will be closed. Rescissions & Disbursements for Juneteenth 2022:  If Closingis on: Then RescissionPeriod Ends: And DisbursementsWill Be On: Wednesday, June 15    Saturday, June 18 Tuesday, June 21 Thursday, June 16 Monday, June 20 Tuesday, June 21 […]

Appraisal Relief

Appraisal Relief from Forward Lending – Up to $450 Appraisal Fee Credit! Close more loans this summer and win more clients with up to $450 Appraisal Fee Credit on all new Non-QM submissions through July 31st, 2022. Beat the competition with providing an Appraisal Credit.  ·   Available on Non-QM Loans·   Available for Purchase, Refinance and Cash-Out Loans·   Offer more than a […]

Memorial Day Lock Desk Hours

Lock Desk will close at 11AM PST Friday, May 27, 2022. Forward Lending and the Lock Desk will be closed on Monday, May 30, 2022 in observance of Memorial Day. No rate sheet published on Monday, May 30th, 2022. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, May 31, 2022.