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Hoya08
Posts: 98
Registered: ‎06-05-2013

Re: Finally Pre-approved! VA Home Loan Updated

That's odd, but yeah, if that's how they're going about it, you can't do much but comply... unless you switch lender :smileysad:

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maniacmcgoo
Posts: 13
Registered: ‎05-20-2013

Re: Finally Pre-approved! VA Home Loan Updated

So I found out why they sent me through underwriting. The lender wanted to ensure that once i bid on a house that I wouldn't have any problems closing. I've been given the thumbs up from the underwriter and went to look at 4 houses last night. I put a bid on it :smileyhappy: now to see how this process plays out.

 

It's crazy how fast the market moves around here. The house I bid on had been on the market since monday and i saw it wednesday and there were already two other bids. The seller's agent hadn't been able to present the bids to the seller yet so i still had some time to get a bid in. from listing to 3 bids it took 3 days. /crazy

 

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Amythyst
Posts: 139
Registered: ‎01-22-2013

Re: Finally Pre-approved! VA Home Loan Updated

I live in northern VA too!  Hi neighbor... :smileywink:  Good luck!  Hope it all works out... this has to be the most annoying and frustrating process on the planet. :smileyhappy:

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maniacmcgoo
Posts: 13
Registered: ‎05-20-2013

Re: Finally Pre-approved! VA Home Loan Updated

HI!

 

I'm probably quite strange but I enjoy the process of house hunting it's very informative. The loan stuff seems to be needlessly convoluted but I'm sure there are good reasons for it so i'll vent a bit and accept that i don't know enough to wisely judge the mortgage brokers for what they do.

 

My bid was not accepted so... time to look for more houses!

 

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maniacmcgoo
Posts: 13
Registered: ‎05-20-2013

Re: Finally Pre-approved! VA Home Loan Updated

Update 07/01/2013

 

Saw a house on Zillow and my Realtor set up a showing. Put a bid on the house this past thursday and found out that the seller accepted my bid Friday evening.

 

Inspector is scheduled for wednesday afternoon. Taking a half day at work so i can be there.

 

Expected closing date of 09 AUG 2013

 

HUZZAH!

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swtneka
Posts: 486
Registered: ‎02-14-2013

Re: Finally Pre-approved! VA Home Loan Updated

thats wonderful!

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blunderer
Posts: 368
Registered: ‎01-09-2013

Re: Finally Pre-approved! VA Home Loan Updated

Great news! Yaaaaay You!!!!!

 


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