Typically they like to see 2 years on the job. My suggestion to you is to speak with a lender and see what your best options are. Also, you mentioned that you are becoming a medical assistant soon, what are you now? Typically , they want to see 2 years employment consistent at the same job/position. Switching positions although it's more money may work against you, so i would try to buy beforehand if possible. However, as I mentioned, consult a lender, they will paint a true picture for you.
I am going to assume you were working with a Buyers Agent and an Attorney. As this is a legal question, these are the ONLY two people who can answer it for you as the Real Estate Pro's on Trulia do not know the specifics of the deal, the sellers position, your position or what your contracts state.... more