Why are short sales taking so long?It`s really aggravating that a short sale approval process takes so long. Supposedly the banks are to answer within 30 days, are they doing this? I hardly see that happen. It would make every bodies live so much easier, the market would have start living again. Most of what is on MLS are short sales! What is your experience with lenders? Question is to listing agents mostly....Thanks.October 20 2012 - Chicago00YesReport 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.