USDA – Disputed Accounts: If there are disputed accounts showing up on the credit report, but all accounts are showed as paid and satisfied, what will USDA require?
Answer: Disputed accounts on an applicant’s credit report are not considered in the credit score. Manually underwritten loans. For manually underwritten loans, all disputed accounts with outstanding balances/payments must have a letter of explanation and documentation supporting the basis of the dispute. Those debts that have been excluded from the debt ratios must have evidence [...]