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Does Hud require additional...

Does Hud require additional tie downs for mobile homes in Lyon county?

Lawyer's Assistant: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

It is in Nevada, Lyon County.

Lawyer's Assistant: Has any paperwork been filed?

We were in the process of getting a refinance, and they said we needed to have an engineer check out our foundation. We already have an 8 point foundation comversion years ago. The engineer wants us to have 14 tie downs in addition to the 8 point.

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

Yes. We backed out on the deal.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Real Estate Law
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The answer is no. HUD has no such requirements. However, if you have a refinancing negotiation in place, the mortgage lender may wish to feel secure in their agreement. The mortgage lender can then demand extra requirements that are not mandatory under the law, which is what it seems to be happening.

So under state and federal law this is not a requirement, but the lender can make it a requirement to agree to refinance.

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