How long do I have to wait to buy another home after a short sale?I applied for a home loan and the lender told me that I would have to wait 2 years after my short sale to purchase another home. He did say I could apply for a conventional loan which required a huge down payment. I wanted to know was this true. It will be two years in March of 2014.December 16 2013 - La Morada00YesReport 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.