08-13-2012 02:08 PM
Congrats . I'm about to start my journey what compnay did you go through I always payed cash for rent just started paying by check to so proof i thought i was going to have to so 6 months proof what were you asked for to confirm rent ...
08-13-2012 02:13 PM
Best of luck, mine was drama right up until the keys were in my hand, but its worth it. Especially with the rates and the market on homes these days. I bought a house in my old neighborhood for 30K less than the one I bought in 04!
08-13-2012 07:35 PM
Thank you sebok521! Good luck on your journey.
08-13-2012 07:39 PM
Thank you Ron6262! Congratulations on your home. I hope my journey is not that bumpy. It is definitely worth it. We looked at rates and so far I am looking at 3.5%. I am not locking rate. Giving it some time just in case it changes a little.
08-13-2012 07:45 PM
The inspection was fun. I measured some rooms to make sure my furniture fits and did some planning. Nothing major just some minor things came up, which I hope they repair. After the inspection we sat down with realtor and sent over our "list" to sellers. It was only 4 things on the requests to repair. Then we met with our MB and signed docs to send off to uw. Now the waiting begins. I am a little worried about appraisal, so keeping very positive.
08-16-2012 02:19 PM
The appraisal was ordered yesterday and not sure whe it is scheduled. Also today my employer received employment verification documents from MB. She already sent them back to them. I hope this means that things are moving along and uw is working on my file.
08-24-2012 02:41 PM
I got my appraisal and just as I expected it came in $500 over the sale price. Yipppee! Also I locked rate at 3.5%. I can feel the keys in my hand. My file will probably get sent to uw sometime next week.
08-24-2012 07:03 PM
09-04-2012 11:11 AM
It's been over a week since appraisal. Also a week ago LO requested explanation on large deposits, addresses on CR, AKA names (maiden last name), and since I have only been with employer for one year, but the same industry. I put all this info together within two hours of receiving her email. So, they are not waiting on me. I am frustrated. I need to know before the end of next week so I can put in my 20 days at current place.
I texted with her last Friday and she said not in UW yet. Ughhh!!! What is the hold up??!!! Does it really take this long to process to send to UW. She mentioned once it goes to UW it takes them about 3 days.
I am hoping to close no later than September 14th. This wait is driving me nuts!!!