How long should it take for buyer to get loan?A buyer and I agreed upon a price for our FSBO, but he needs to get financing. He went to his lender last Thursday and told me 2 days later that he had given them all the paperwork requested but didn't know how long the process would take.We're still showing the house and are willing to take backup offers. About how long does the process take from initial loan application to confirmation of loan?September 07 2013 - 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.