Zillow Advice: Mortgage Types - I have a home and wouldn’t mind keeping it for an investment if it doesn’t sell, and would like to p http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-a-home-and-wouldn-t-mind-keeping-it-for-an-investment-if-it-doesn-t-sell-and-would-like-to-p/250292/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate It seems like you want to ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-a-home-and-wouldn-t-mind-keeping-it-for-an-investment-if-it-doesn-t-sell-and-would-like-to-p/250292/ It seems like you want to purchase another home and keep the current home you have as a rental - in order to qualify for the new purchase you must have enough income to support both the current home's <a href="http://www.zillow.com/mortgage/">mortgage</a> payment as well as the new home purchase mortgage payment and any other debt that you may have.&nbsp; Meaning you would have to debt ratio with both mortgages.&nbsp; The rental income that you may receive will not be counted as income for you without having a two year landlord history...&nbsp; Hope that helps! Fri, 03 Jul 2009 14:18:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-a-home-and-wouldn-t-mind-keeping-it-for-an-investment-if-it-doesn-t-sell-and-would-like-to-p/250292/ 2009-07-03T14:18:00Z Your question isn't clear.&nbsp; ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-a-home-and-wouldn-t-mind-keeping-it-for-an-investment-if-it-doesn-t-sell-and-would-like-to-p/250292/ Your question isn't clear.&nbsp; Perhaps you could expand beyond what is in the title. Sat, 27 Jun 2009 00:09:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-a-home-and-wouldn-t-mind-keeping-it-for-an-investment-if-it-doesn-t-sell-and-would-like-to-p/250292/ 2009-06-27T00:09:00Z