A little preparation in advance, will keep you moving quickly all the way home. Get ready. Get set. Go, go, go!
Items that may be requested during your home loan process:
Valid photo identification
Bank/asset statements for the last two months on all checking, savings, stock, mutual funds, IRA, or other liquid assets you would like on your loan application
Pay stubs for the last 30 days
W-2 forms for the past two years
Federal tax returns for the past two years, including all schedules
If self-employed or you own more than 25% of a business, copies of business tax returns for the past two years, including all schedules. Provide all K-1's to prove ownership interest in any entity.
For other real estate owned, we need loan information, monthly payment, and any rent collected
Home owners insurance contact info
Landlord/mortgage company information for past two years
Certificate of Eligibility and DD-214 or Statement of Service, if applying for a VA loan
Bankruptcy or property short-sale/foreclosure information
A copy of the settlement statement if you sold property in the last three months
Child support payment info, copy of divorce decree and/or separation agreement, if applicable
A copy of the signed real estate contract, if you've already made an offer on a home
Resident alien card, front and back, if applicable
For Refinancing your home, some additional information may be needed:
Current mortgage statement for property you want to refinance
Current second mortgage or equity line statement for property you want to refinance
Estimated value of your home
Recent annual Homeowners insurance policy statement for the property you want to refinance
*Pursuant to Federal law, a lender shall not require a borrower to provide such documentation prior to issuing a Loan Estimate. However, you may voluntarily provide documentation to us for consideration. Your loan officer can provide you with a list of documents that are helpful to a lender when prequalifying a borrower.