Preliminary Pre-Approval

Find out how much you may be qualified to borrow.

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The benefits

A preliminary pre-approval is a great first step in your home buying journey. 

  • Learn what you may be qualified to borrow, so you can set a realistic budget.
  • Show real estate agents and sellers that you're a serious buyer.
  • Get a preliminary pre-approval without leaving the comfort of your home.
  • Connect with a PNC Mortgage Loan Officer who can answer any questions you may have.

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You can complete the preliminary pre-approval form from your phone, tablet or desktop computer.

Step 1:

Provide information about yourself and your financial situation.

Step 2:

Download your preliminary pre-approval letter.

Step 3:

Search for a home with confidence.

Ensure a smooth process

Be prepared with the following information:

  • Basic information about you and your co-borrower, including contact info, social security number and current living situation. We'll use this information to verify your identity and review your credit.
  • You'll need to provide details about your financing needs. This includes information about your down payment, how much you plan to spend and desired location of your new home.
  • You'll need to provide information about your income, assets and employment. Assets can include checking and savings accounts, CDs, IRAs and 401ks, etc.

Get a preliminary pre-approval today


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Work with a Mortgage Loan Officer

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Call: 1-855-744-2668

Important Legal Disclosures and Information

Final loan approval and amount are subject to verification of loan data, property appraisal and underwriting conditions.

PNC is a registered service mark of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (“PNC”). All loans are provided by PNC Bank, National Association, a subsidiary of PNC, and are subject to credit approval and property appraisal.                                                 

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