The Loan Process




Meet with a lender for

Turn in W-2’s, bank
statements, etc

Start looking for a
potential home

Compete against other equally qualified pre-approvals

Make and negotiate a
purchase agreement

Turn in your necessary
documentation to your lender

Tax returns, photocopy of ID, etc.

Loan application is
completed and turned in

Appraisal is ordered

Receive clear-to-close loan approval


Meet with a lender

Provide supporting documents

Loan application is
completed and turned in

Get Committed is granted

Pending home purchase

Start looking for a
potential home

Appraisal is ordered

Receive clear-to-close
loan approval

After underwriter
approves appraisal


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