24 CFR § 242.43 - Application of cost savings.
At the sole discretion of HUD, any cost savings shall be used to:
(a) Reduce the principal amount of the mortgage and the mortgagor's cash equity contribution proportionally, unless the mortgagor elects to have a greater portion of the savings used to reduce the mortgage; and/or
(b) Fund any additional construction or substantial rehabilitation approved by HUD.
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