8325 Six Forks Road
Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
September 13, 2021
Mr. John Stickel
Securities and Exchange Commission
Division of Corporation Finance
100 F Street, N.E.
Washington, DC 20549
Re: Enact Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”)
Registration Statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-255345)
Dear Mr. Stickel:
Pursuant to Rule 461 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, the Company hereby requests acceleration of the registration statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-255345) (the “Registration Statement”), at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time on September 14, 2021, or as soon as practicable thereafter or at such later time as the Company or its counsel may orally request via telephone call to the staff of the Division of Corporation Finance of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. By separate letter, the underwriters of the issuance of the securities being registered have joined in this request for acceleration.
We would appreciate it if, as soon as the Registration Statement is declared effective, you would so inform Michael Schiavone of Sidley Austin LLP at (212) 839-5420.

Very truly yours,
By:/s/ Evan Stolove
Name:Evan Stolove
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
cc:J. Nolan McWilliams, Securities and Exchange Commission
David Irving, Securities and Exchange Commission
Sharon Blume, Securities and Exchange Commission
Evan Stolove, Enact Holdings, Inc.
Perry J. Schwachman, Sidley Austin LLP
Sean M. Carney, Sidley Austin LLP
Michael J. Schiavone, Sidley Austin LLP
David Ni, Sidley Austin LLP
Craig B. Brod, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Jeffrey D. Karpf, Clearly Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Ward Bobitz, Genworth Financial, Inc. & Genworth Holdings, Inc.
Dwight S. Yoo, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP