Wells Fargo Short Sale Information

If you are either a home owner or realtor and are going to be working on a short sale with Wells Fargo, this is intended to give your further information regarding Wells Fargo Short Sales and assist you in the short sale of your property.  We have completed a large amount of short sales with Wells Fargo and they have been one of the better banks to work with.

With Wells Fargo, the first liens are handled by a separate division than the home equity lines (second mortgages).  The contact information for both is:

Wells Fargo Home Mortage (First Mortgages)

Phone: 866-903-1053
Fax: 866-969-0103

Wells Fargo Home Equity (Second Mortgages)

Phone: 866-970-7821
Fax: 866-834-7949

IMPORTANT: If you are working on a short sale and have a first and second mortgage with Wells Fargo, you need to make sure that you send a complete short sale package to both of the divisions.



The documentation required for your Short Sale Package to Wells Fargo for either divsion includes:

  • Authorization Letter
  • Estimated HUD
  • Purchase Contract
  • CMA for the property
  • Loan approval for the buyer/Deposit Check OR Proof of Funds if all cash
  • All Wells Fargo Addendums
  • Financial Worksheet
  • Hardship Letter (And any supporting documentation of hardship)
  • 2 years federal tax returns with w2s
  • 2 Most recent paycheck stubs (If unemployed, send unemployment awards letter)
  • If any other income is collected, supporting documentation (i.e. lease agreements on rental properties, pensions, etc)
  • 2 months most recent bank statements
  • Listing Agreement
  • If you are working on a First Lien and the second is with another lender besides Wells Fargo, order a payoff demand from that lender and include it in the package.


Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Short Sale

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage’s Short Sale Package that they send out (first mortgage)


The required addendums for Wells Fargo Home Mortgage:


Wells Fargo Short Sale Listing Addendum
Wells Fargo Short Sale Contract Addendum
Wells Fargo Short Sale Arms Length Transaction
Wells Fargo Short Sale Authorization Letter
Wells Fargo Short Sale Authorization for Wells Fargo Mortgage to communicate with Wells Fargo Home Equity                      



Wells Fargo Home Equity Short Sale

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage’s Short Sale Package that they send out (second mortgage)


The required addendums for Wells Fargo Home Equity:


Wells Fargo Short Sale Financial Worksheet
Wells Fargo Short Sale Authorization




Wells Fargo Short Sale Approval Letters
 

In California, we have been very successful in obtaining a full, written release of any deficiency balances with both the first and the second liens. Here is a sample of the approval letters for both the first and second mortgages.

Here is an example of the Wells Fargo Short Sale Approval Letters.

 

Wells Fargo Short Sale Approval Letter - Home Mortgage (First Lien)
Wells Fargo Short Sale Approval Letter - Home Equity (Second Lien)

 

 




Wells Fargo Short SaleShort Sale With Wells Fargo | Wells Fargo Short Sale Information

602507
Glen Henderson & Shannon Keatley & Glen Henderson
Alliance Group Real Estate
Glen Henderson Ph: 619-500-3222Glen Ph:619-889-7646Fax:619-374-1934
3131 Camino Del Rio N, Ste 1420
San Diego, CA 92108 US
3131 Camino Del Rio North, Suite 1420, San Diego CA 92108
Copyright San Diego Short Sale Experts. All rights reserved. Licensed by the CA Dept of Real Estate Lic. # 01870483

IMPORTANT NOTICE:  SILVERCREST REALTY GROUP, INC is not associated with the government, and our service is not approved by the government or your lender. Even if you accept this offer and use our service, your lender may not agree to change your loan. If you stop paying your mortgage, you could lose your home and damage your credit rating.
Glen Henderson on Zillow