HAFA shortsaleMy Husband was offered a GREAT job in FL which required us to relocate to the area from NC. Our homes value had dropped to nearly half of what we paid for it almost 5 yrs ago. Our only real option was to short sale. Our Lender approved us for a HAFA short sale. In order for us to go through the short sale they told us we had to stop making our mtg payments. We did, sold our home in 3 weeks to a cash buyer for more than they wanted. Even after all of that we have good credit, my Husband makes good money and we want to buy something else. We've had some lenders tell us that they think the mtg laws will be changing on how long you have to wait after a short sale to buy another home. Anyone have any insight to that AND what is the current wait time? I've seen 2 yrs and I've seen 3 yrs. THANK YOU!February 02 2012 - Florida Center North00YesReport 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.