Zillow Advice: Approval Process - Can a Canadian/American Citzen with One Year of Residency get approved with 50% down http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-a-Canadian-American-Citzen-with-One-Year-of-Residency-get-approved-with-50-down/433005/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Get a private investor to ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-a-Canadian-American-Citzen-with-One-Year-of-Residency-get-approved-with-50-down/433005/ Get a private investor to buy the home on a 20% down-payment loan (Conventional financing), take 50% down, and offer&nbsp;fair interest&nbsp;rates. The investor can can take part of the 50% down as pre-paid interest and in a year or two, the buyer can finance the purchase. The down-payment can be for a contract purchase or an option consideration.<br/><br/>You can get my advice on a similar question I just posted an answer to regarding someone who is buried in a rental property. Sun, 26 Feb 2012 22:06:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-a-Canadian-American-Citzen-with-One-Year-of-Residency-get-approved-with-50-down/433005/ 2012-02-26T22:06:00Z We need to see 2 years of ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-a-Canadian-American-Citzen-with-One-Year-of-Residency-get-approved-with-50-down/433005/ We need to see 2 years of self employment history for the income to be eligible....<br/><br/>There could be issues with the length of residency/SS# history, I really don't know without doing research..<br/><br/>And what's the HOA status of the condo? (default%, occupany ratios, etc)....<br/><br/>Unfortunately your clients are easily approvable at this time, have your clients spoke with local lender yet?<br/><br/>best, Jeff M Sun, 26 Feb 2012 21:57:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-a-Canadian-American-Citzen-with-One-Year-of-Residency-get-approved-with-50-down/433005/ 2012-02-26T21:57:00Z As a Certified International ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-a-Canadian-American-Citzen-with-One-Year-of-Residency-get-approved-with-50-down/433005/ As a Certified International Property Specialist, she will be easy to approve.<br/><br/>All the best, Sat, 25 Feb 2012 18:09:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-a-Canadian-American-Citzen-with-One-Year-of-Residency-get-approved-with-50-down/433005/ 2012-02-25T18:09:00Z