Zillow Advice: Home Buying - I have found a property i really like for 23,900 and i am a first time owner how do i get approved? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-found-a-property-i-really-like-for-23-900-and-i-am-a-first-time-owner-how-do-i-get-approved/468751/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Yes. Speak with a mortgage ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-found-a-property-i-really-like-for-23-900-and-i-am-a-first-time-owner-how-do-i-get-approved/468751/ Yes. Speak with a mortgage professional. Get a pre qualification done. Shouldn't take more than a day. Then you will know for sure. Mon, 03 Dec 2012 04:19:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-found-a-property-i-really-like-for-23-900-and-i-am-a-first-time-owner-how-do-i-get-approved/468751/ 2012-12-03T04:19:00Z Interview lenders and&nbsp;ask ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-found-a-property-i-really-like-for-23-900-and-i-am-a-first-time-owner-how-do-i-get-approved/468751/ Interview lenders and&nbsp;ask if they have loan minimums. There is nothing like being preapproved for that perfect house and your lender say we have a minimum of x , we can't loan that amount. Most say it's not worth the time or manpower to do small loans. Look into a 401k or other means, if you can, pay cash. I would ask around and still try. Don't give up. Thu, 22 Nov 2012 14:30:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-found-a-property-i-really-like-for-23-900-and-i-am-a-first-time-owner-how-do-i-get-approved/468751/ 2012-11-22T14:30:00Z Find a lender or broker (hint ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-found-a-property-i-really-like-for-23-900-and-i-am-a-first-time-owner-how-do-i-get-approved/468751/ Find a lender or broker (hint hint) and get pre-prequalified. Then, put a contract on the home. If it get's accepted, you're off to the races!<br/>[phone removed by Zillow moderator] Thu, 22 Nov 2012 13:38:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-found-a-property-i-really-like-for-23-900-and-i-am-a-first-time-owner-how-do-i-get-approved/468751/ 2012-11-22T13:38:00Z Your first job would be to ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-found-a-property-i-really-like-for-23-900-and-i-am-a-first-time-owner-how-do-i-get-approved/468751/ Your first job would be to contact a loan officer/lender to find out what you're able to&nbsp;qualify&nbsp;for OR find a local real estate broker and see if they have a lender they trust that would be interested in this transaction. Sat, 17 Nov 2012 11:22:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-found-a-property-i-really-like-for-23-900-and-i-am-a-first-time-owner-how-do-i-get-approved/468751/ 2012-11-17T11:22:00Z