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Loan Documentation Requirements

Loan documentation requirements check list



To help the loan process go a little smoother, we have put together a check list of the documents that are required by all lenders. Start gathering these documents and go ahead and scan them. This will ensure that we can process your application quickly and we can process your loan without unnecessary delays.

These documents are required for all loan types.

  • Scan a copy of your social security card and driver’s license for each applicant and co-applicant.
  • Scan a copy of your W-2’s and tax returns for last two years for each applicant and co-applicant.
  • Scan a copy of your paycheck stubs for last 30 days for each applicant and co-applicant.
  • Scan a copy of last 2 monthly statements for checking and savings accounts for each applicant and co-applicant.
  • Scan a copy of your IRA’s, CD’s, money market funds, stock, 401K, profit sharing etc.

These documents are required for a purchase loan.

  • Scan a copy of the sales contract (all pages).
  • Scan a copy of down payment sources (paper trail and proof of where the funds came from).

These documents are required for refinancing an existing loan.

  • Scan a copy of note, deed of trust, settlement statement, survey.
  • Scan a copy of home owner’s insurance policy.

These documents are not always required but are requested occasionally.

  • If divorced, scan a copy of divorce decree.
  • If borrower(s) owns 25% or more of a business, you'll need to scan 2 years of company tax returns.

Are you ready to move forward with a purchase or refinance? Please give us a call at 888-810-1459 and let us help you secure financing for the purchase of a new home or save you money on the refinance of your existing home. Be sure to ask your loan officer about our closing costs incentives and our low rate guarantee!


Disclaimer: The above-mentioned documents are not required in order to receive a Loan Estimate. If you choose to provide these documents before receiving a loan estimate you acknowledge that you are providing this documentation voluntarily. At the time of full application you will need to supply the required documents to your loan officer in order to proceed with a loan through Skyline Home Loans. The information contained in this article has been prepared by an independent third party and is distributed to consumers for educational purposes only. The information is considered reliable but not guaranteed to be accurate. The opinions expressed in this article do not represent the opinions of Skyline Home Loans. Loan documentation requirements are subject to change without notice. More documents maybe requested by your loan officer in order to receive loan approval. Please speak with your loan officer for loan requirements and eligibility. Please consult with a licensed loan officer for expert advice regarding financing or refinancing a home.