Apply for Your Pre-approval With a North Shore Bank pre-approval, you can make an offer on a new home with confidence.
  • It’s a FREE service
  • You can apply for pre-approval anytime - 24 x7
  • You’ll know how much you can afford
  • You’ll save $100 off closing costs upon closing your mortgage loan with North Shore Bank
  • When sellers, builders, and realtors know that you have been pre-approved for your home financing, you will become a preferred buyer
  • We offer an array of mortgage loan options, designed with you in mind. Our North Shore Bank Mortgage Loan Professionals will be happy to work with you to determine which mortgage loan product is best suited to your needs.
  • Be alerted when the rates are right for you. Set up eAlert Rate Watch.
  • As a mortgage customer, you can qualify for a no minimum balance Perks checking account.


  • Names and addresses of employers for the last 2 years
  • Social Security numbers
  • Paystub for most recent full month with year to date earnings
  • Past 2 years W-2 form(s)
  • Past 2 years of complete 1040 Federal Tax return
  • Past 2 years of partnership 1065 tax return (if applicable)
  • Past 2 years of corporation 1120 or 1120S Federal Tax forms (if applicable)


  • Last 2 months statements for checking/savings, 401(k), money markets, etc.
  • Documentation for any recent large deposits in accounts
  • Most recent statement for current mortgages (if applicable)

SPECIAL SITUATIONS (if applicable)

  • Bankruptcy papers (petition, discharge and schedules, letter of explanation)
  • Divorce: Final judgment and marital settlement agreement
  • Judgment or lien on your assets
  • Child support history showing no arrearage
  • Letter of explanation regarding all late payments and recent inquiries

Still have questions?

Contact us with additional questions: Email | 877.672.2265