Home Buying Infographic: The Mortgage Process

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Whether you’re a first-time home buyer or it’s just been a few years since you last looked into home financing, this infographic is for you! It gives a very simple overview of the mortgage process from start to finish and, if you want to dive deeper, a link to get our Mortgage Quick-reference Guide. Knowing what to expect—the steps involved, the questions you’ll be asked, the documentation you’ll need to provide—will help you plan ahead and stay on track for a smooth closing.


What to expect when financing a home
Talk to a loan officer
Prequalify for a loan
Wait for your loan to process
Look for your commitment letter
Final approval
Closing time
Licensing information for HomeAmerican Mortgage Corporation