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The First 3 Steps in Completing Your Mortgage Application

The First 3 Steps in Completing Your Mortgage Application

Do you have a plan for tackling your mortgage application? This will help.

Mortgage Application

If you are ready to start the process of submitting a mortgage application, make sure you follow the order of operations. Many of these steps come before you ever set pen to paper. Creating a schedule and following a set of guidelines will help you stay organized. Start with these 3 steps:

  1. Figure out what you can afford.
    The first and most important part of any mortgage application is figuring out what kind of loan you can afford. This means evaluating your financial profile and shopping around to different lenders. Talking with an expert will help you articulate your price range, define what you want from a home, and save time you might otherwise have wasted chasing mortgage loans that were out of your price range.
  2. Shop Lenders.
    Once you have an idea of what you can afford, it’s important to pick the right mortgage lender. Your application will need to be evaluated by a lending body that can provide the best mortgage for your finances. Getting pre-approved for your loan is an excellent tactic for ensuring success when the time comes for crossing the t’s and dotting the i’s.
  3. Essential Materials.
    Getting your paperwork in order can save a lot of time and minimize the headache of your submission process. It can also improve your chances of making a solid impression and achieving the desired goal with your mortgage application. When you get all the materials submitted in the proper order your first time around, you can expedite things and get a more timely answer.

Contact us to get more in-depth suggestions from the pros at Midland Mortgage to help you ace your mortgage application.

Posted Apr 15, 2015 by Midland Mortgage Corporation