Announcement # 2018-65 New Product Launch - SmartFunds

Announcement # 2018-65

September 24, 2018

New Product Launch - SmartFunds

NPF SmartFunds

Great News! New Penn is pleased to announce the launch of SmartFunds, a new Non-QM product that permits the use of assets to support the borrower’s ability to repay for qualification purposes. Employment and income are not required for this program.

Product Highlights (refer to the product profile for complete details):

  • P&I and IO Terms for 30-year fixed, 5/1, 7/1 & 10/1 ARMs
  • Purchase, Rate/Term and Cash Out Refinance permitted
  • Loan amounts up to $3,000,000 for primary residence and $2,000,000 for second homes
  • Minimum 680 FICO
  • Maximum 90% LTV with no MI required
  • No DTI requirement


  • Assets must be seasoned for at least 12 months
  • Minimum of $500K in verified, eligible assets required
  • Assets must be sufficient to cover the loan amount, all monthly debt obligations covering a period of no less than 60 months and the reserve requirements
  • Eligible assets include
    • Checking, Savings, Money Market accounts
    • Stocks and Bonds (publicly traded)
    • Mutual Funds
    • Retirement accounts (Not eligible if regular distributions have already been set up)
  • Residual income requirements must be met
  • The Smart Series Calculator has been updated to include a new SmartFunds Asset Qualification Calculator to ensure the borrower is qualified for the program

Additional Details:

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