Hopefully this won't take much longer to at least find out
Unfortunately, the Banks are the exception to this:
They are cold, unfeeling and greedy.
You have only increased about $30-$40 a month but may have hit their sweet-spot: Years from now, you will probably view this deal as a great move. I hope so.
Good luck and may God bless
This is why I tell my clients to avoid buying short sale if at all possible. You might get an "okay" deal on a house, but at what cost? In my opinion, it's not worth the brain damage (from banging your head against a wall, week after week). Good luck!