GSFA Platinum® Down Payment Assistance Program

Providing a Gift up to 5% of the Loan Amount

GSFA PlatinumTM Participant Guide

Information in this Participant Guide is intended for mortgage professionals only. Homebuyers interested in the GSFA Platinum Program will want to Contact Us or a Participating Lender for more information and/or a program application.

The Participant Guide contains links to program guidelines, term sheets, and much more for GSFA Platinum Participating Lenders.

View the tab "Participation Guidelines & Training" for details on how to become an approved lender or get training on procedures for processing a GSFA Platinum program loan and DPA gift.


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General Guidelines and Reservation Info

Program Income Limits

Program Updates / Bulletins

GSFA sends program updates (Lender Bulletins) for GSFA PlatinumTM directly to the Participating Lender (via the main contact on record). Contact your internal communications department or branch manager to obtain program updates.

Lender Participation

Setup as a GSFA Platinum Participating Lender is a 2-step process, as follows:

  1. US Bank Approval
    GSFA Platinum is available to Correspondent Lenders through US Bank. Please contact the US Bank Home Mortgage MRBP division to obtain US Bank Correspondent Approval:

    US Bank MRBP Division

    (800) 562-5165

  2. GSFA Approval
    Complete and return to GSFA signed copies of the following documents:

Live Online Webinars

GSFA PlatinumTM Program - Full Program Training

Conference Call-in Number: (877) 607-5440 | Conference Code: 0000
Pre-registration is strongly recommended, as space is limited.

Special Training for Freddie Mac HFA Advantage Program

Pre-registration is strongly recommended, as space is limited.

    • No training dates scheduled at this time. Check back for updates.
      See "Webinars On-Demand" for a Pre-recorded training in the meantime.

Webinars On-Demand

Marketing Templates

The marketing literature provided below is for use by Participating Lenders ONLY. The literature is available for download in PDF format for ease of printing. The templates are intentionally designed with blank input fields for the Participating Lender to add company and contact information before printing.


By downloading and using the templates below, you certify that you are a GSFA Platinum Participating Lender and agree to abide by the GSFA Marketing Guidelines.



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Should you have further questions about the above documents, loan program specifics, participation requirements, etc., please Contact Us directly at (855) 740-8422 or email .


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