Zillow Advice: Buying Process - When the short sale home seller will eligible to apply a new loan again? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/When-the-short-sale-home-seller-will-eligible-to-apply-a-new-loan-again/434396/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate According to Fannie Mae's ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/When-the-short-sale-home-seller-will-eligible-to-apply-a-new-loan-again/434396/ <p>According to Fannie Mae's guidelines, the waiting period is 2 years from the closing.&nbsp; My most recent transaction involved a buyer who had to wait for the 2 years, the recording date of the closing on the short sale was showing 3 weeks after the actual date, so we had to wait another 3 weeks for that time to be seasoned.<br/><br/>Naima</p> Thu, 08 Mar 2012 04:49:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/When-the-short-sale-home-seller-will-eligible-to-apply-a-new-loan-again/434396/ 2012-03-08T04:49:00Z