December 20, 2011
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.
It is important for homebuyers to get pre-approval before shopping for a house. Sellers usually take an offer from a pre-approved buyer more seriously because they know that the financing is in place and the deal is secure. Many sellers won't allow home showings to buyer who aren't pre-approved, so plan ahead and get pre-approved as early in the loan process to make buying a home go smoothly.
For some of the reasons homebuyers should get pre-approval, read Importance Of Planning Ahead.