Do These 7 Things Before Applying for a Loan

Daniel B. Kline •
The Motley Fool
Paper house on a coin pile, mortgage and loan approved concept

While television commercials can make it seem like getting a mortgage requires just a few clicks of a button, that’s rarely the case in reality. For most people, securing a loan to buy a home takes time, and means intense scrutiny from the institution doing the lending. It’s not an overly pleasant project — getting approved