Zillow Advice: Approval Process - Time for underwriting http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Time-for-underwriting/328759/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate one problem is most lenders ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Time-for-underwriting/328759/ one problem is most <a href="http://www.zillow.com/directory/lenders/">lenders</a> will not review file untill full application including appraisal is obtianed. if the <a href="http://www.zillow.com/directory/real-estate-services-appraisal/">appraiser</a> is taking 5-7 business day, you be looking at 7 business plus 2-5 business for underwirting. a combined total of&nbsp;7-12 business days. Fri, 26 Feb 2010 21:59:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Time-for-underwriting/328759/ 2010-02-26T21:59:00Z A reputable lender should ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Time-for-underwriting/328759/ A reputable <a href="http://www.zillow.com/directory/lenders/">lender</a> should have your file out of <a href="http://www.zillow.com/mortgage-glossary/Underwriting/">underwriting</a> in 3 days max.&nbsp; If not, that may mean they are overly burdened or extremely understaffed. Fri, 26 Feb 2010 21:59:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Time-for-underwriting/328759/ 2010-02-26T21:59:00Z 2-5 days just depends on ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Time-for-underwriting/328759/ 2-5 days just depends on the time of the month :) End of the month...5...first of the month...2 Fri, 26 Feb 2010 20:08:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Time-for-underwriting/328759/ 2010-02-26T20:08:00Z varying from lender to lender ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Time-for-underwriting/328759/ <p>varying from <a href="http://www.zillow.com/directory/lenders/">lender</a> to lender ...most are in the 2-5 day range ...soem are much longer</p> Fri, 26 Feb 2010 17:18:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Time-for-underwriting/328759/ 2010-02-26T17:18:00Z