Loan Application Checklist
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Your lender will let you know what information is required to make the mortgage loan process go as quickly as possible. Be sure to supply accurate information. Otherwise, the loan may be delayed or even denied. A lot of information is needed at the time you apply for a home loan, so it's a good idea to begin gathering the paperwork you will need well ahead of time.
Here are some of the items you should be ready to provide.
Check them off as you collect them.
Proof of Social Security Number(s)
Residence address(es) for past two years
Names and addresses of each employer for the last two years
W-2s and last two pay stubs
For each checking and savings account: name of financial
For each current loan: name of lender, address, account #,
If you are self-employed: last two years' tax returns;
Loan information and address(es) of real estate owned
Estimated value of furniture and personal property
Certificate of eligibility or DD214s (VA only).
Deposit for credit report and appraisal