ITEM 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
The Wells Fargo Mortgage Backed Securities 2008-AR1 Trust, Mortgage
Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2008-AR1 (the "Certificates") were issued
pursuant to a pooling and servicing agreement, dated as of February 27, 2008, as
amended by Amendment No. 1 thereto, dated as of March 25, 2008 (collectively,
the "Pooling and Servicing Agreement"), each among Wells Fargo Asset Securities
Corporation (the "Company"), as depositor, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., as master
servicer (the "Master Servicer"), and HSBC Bank USA, National Association, as
trustee (the "Trustee"). On May 6, 2008, the Pooling and Servicing Agreement was
amended pursuant to Amendment No. 2, dated as of May 6, 2008 ("Amendment No.
2"), among the Company, the Master Servicer and the Trustee. A copy of Amendment
No. 2 is filed as an exhibit hereto.