Earnest Money Refund QuestionI already have a pre-approval, and I am going to submit an offer today on a house and am putting $1000 earnest money deposit. If for some reason my loan isn't approved, do I get the earnest money back?August 08 2008 - US00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.