Zillow Advice: Buying a Foreclosure - how do i go about getting someone to finance a home i want if my husband is self employed. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-do-i-go-about-getting-someone-to-finance-a-home-i-want-if-my-husband-is-self-employed/467167/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate How would I locate a hard ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-do-i-go-about-getting-someone-to-finance-a-home-i-want-if-my-husband-is-self-employed/467167/ How would I locate a hard money lender in my area? thx for the replies. Mon, 05 Nov 2012 19:28:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-do-i-go-about-getting-someone-to-finance-a-home-i-want-if-my-husband-is-self-employed/467167/ 2012-11-05T19:28:00Z If self employed and his ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-do-i-go-about-getting-someone-to-finance-a-home-i-want-if-my-husband-is-self-employed/467167/ If self employed and his tax returns don't support that he has enough income along with your income, then you'll need to look for a less expensive property.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Or, if he is taking a lot of business deductions that impact his income perhaps he could re do his taxes.&nbsp;&nbsp; Or, perhaps you could find a hard money lender - their current interest rates are about 10% to 11%. <br/><br/>The rules for lending have tightened up considerably in the last few years and income must be verified.&nbsp; Sat, 03 Nov 2012 19:44:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-do-i-go-about-getting-someone-to-finance-a-home-i-want-if-my-husband-is-self-employed/467167/ 2012-11-03T19:44:00Z This is often a problem for ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-do-i-go-about-getting-someone-to-finance-a-home-i-want-if-my-husband-is-self-employed/467167/ This is often a problem for self-employed people. Often they reduce their taxable income to reduce taxes due, then the incomes look low to a loan officer and so it hurts your ability to borrow. It's a catch 22 sometimes.<br/><br/>Tim Sat, 03 Nov 2012 19:44:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-do-i-go-about-getting-someone-to-finance-a-home-i-want-if-my-husband-is-self-employed/467167/ 2012-11-03T19:44:00Z