"I'm Considering Buying Months Down the Road, Why Get Pre-Approved Now?" Long title, but simple answer -- because it gives you knowledge and time.
You'll be able to combine "crystal ball" forecasting regarding your finances with a good solid strategy provided by your mortgage officer. When you get a pre-approval (mind you, this is more than a pre-qualification - more on that in a later article), you start a relationship with your lender and your mortgage officer that will benefit you both now and down the road when you are ready to buy. ...Read More