Shop for a home with more confidence

Thinking about buying a new home?

In today’s tight housing market, every advantage helps. We can help you navigate the home financing process by getting preapproved upfront. With a preapproval letter in hand, you can:

  • Know how much you can afford, making your search more efficient
  • Gain a competitive edge by sending the message that you are a qualified buyer
  • Move more quickly through the purchase financing process

Receive a discount when you set up automatic loan payments with a Bank of the West checking account1

Start the preapproval process today


Speak with a Mortgage Banker

TTY: 1-800-659-5495

Monday – Friday
8am – 6pm PST
Saturday 8 am –11 am PST

Legal information and Disclosures

A mortgage preapproval is a no-cost service offered by Bank of the West and is subject to conditions that must be met before final loan approval. Additional restrictions may apply. Contact a mortgage banker for details. Terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.

1 Relationship Discount of 0.125% off standard rates requires applicants to establish automatic mortgage payments from their new or existing Bank of the West personal checking account and is subject to the terms of a relationship pricing agreement. For adjustable-rate mortgage products, the discount is applicable only during the initial fixed-rate period. All terms and conditions applicable to the checking account apply, including fees and minimum opening deposits.