Zillow Advice: Buying Process - how can i requalify to buy after I've had a foreclosure? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-can-i-requalify-to-buy-after-I%27ve-had-a-foreclosure/399294/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate The big question would be, ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-can-i-requalify-to-buy-after-I%27ve-had-a-foreclosure/399294/ The big question would be, "How long has it been since your foreclosure?"  Time is everything.  The longer you wait the better chance of getting approved in the future.  If you are getting an FHA loan the minimum wait time would be three years.  If you are getting a conventional loan, then the minimum wait time would be about 4 years.  It could be longer if you have other problems with your credit. Tue, 17 May 2011 14:06:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-can-i-requalify-to-buy-after-I%27ve-had-a-foreclosure/399294/ 2011-05-17T14:06:00Z