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Can Conditional Green Card buy a house with spouse?

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Hi guys,

I am unsure where to post this question.
I would like to ask if it is possible for a conditional green card holder (through K1 visa) to purchase a house with spouse?

Thanks in advance.

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8 January 2018 - Check cashed in

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22 January 2018 - Biometrics Appointment letter received

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Yes absolutely. I jointly bought a house with my USC husband before I even entered the country or had any greencard.


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Me: Irish/ Swiss citizen, and now naturalised US citizen. Husband: USC; twin babies born Feb 08 in Ireland and a daughter in Feb 2010 in Arkansas who are all joint Irish/ USC. Did DCF (IR1) in 6 weeks via the Dublin, Ireland embassy and now living in Arkansas.

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would there be different tax charges or hard time getting loan from banks?


Removal of Conditions I-751

29 December 2017 - ROC Filing Opening Date (Expiry 29 Mar 2018)

29 December 2017 - I-751 Priority Mail shipped to VSC

2 January 2018 - Package delivered

8 January 2018 - Check cashed in

11 January 2018 - NOA received (DATE of NOA: 3 JAN 2018)

22 January 2018 - Biometrics Appointment letter received

30 January 2018 - Biometrics Appointment

11 August 2018 - 18 Months extension received (Exp on Sept 2019)

 

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3. If you would like to update your signature, click on your blue nickname on top right corner, dropdown menu> Account Settings > Left menu click on Signature.

IMPT: If you change address, DO NOT FORGET TO fill up AR-11 Online,for your USC Spouse, fill up I-865! 

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Property tax is based on the value of the home and has nothing to do with a couple owning the house together or not.

Talk to the banks. Each has its own criteria. It depends on the backgrounds of the person or persons applying for the loan. It might be harder or easier depending on the couple.

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Thanks alot guys! We have plans to buy a house once I am able to work, was worried that it would be harder for conditional green card holders to get loans.

These information really help us alot, much appreciated!


Removal of Conditions I-751

29 December 2017 - ROC Filing Opening Date (Expiry 29 Mar 2018)

29 December 2017 - I-751 Priority Mail shipped to VSC

2 January 2018 - Package delivered

8 January 2018 - Check cashed in

11 January 2018 - NOA received (DATE of NOA: 3 JAN 2018)

22 January 2018 - Biometrics Appointment letter received

30 January 2018 - Biometrics Appointment

11 August 2018 - 18 Months extension received (Exp on Sept 2019)

 

Help us all by updating your Timeline and Profile!:D

1. Click on your blue nickname on top right corner, there will be a dropdown menu> My Timeline > Edit/Add My Entry.

2. Click on your blue nickname at top right corner, dropdown menu > Account Settings > Profile > Edit Profile (Black button) > change your Filed for and Location.

3. If you would like to update your signature, click on your blue nickname on top right corner, dropdown menu> Account Settings > Left menu click on Signature.

IMPT: If you change address, DO NOT FORGET TO fill up AR-11 Online,for your USC Spouse, fill up I-865! 

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Yes.

Credit score, financial stability and debt to gain ratios are what they look at. Your USC spouse should likely be the main loan holder.


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Yes.

Credit score, financial stability and debt to gain ratios are what they look at. Your USC spouse should likely be the main loan holder.

I disagree.

The USC doesn't need to be the main loan holder.

I am the main loan holder on mortgage, and we bough the house when I was on the conditional green card.


2006 to 2010 - Working on TN status
09/26/2009 - Wedding
11/05/2009 - Sending I-130, I-485, I-131 and I-765
11/14/2009 - Received 4 NOA
12/07/2009 - Biometrics done
01/13/2010 - Received AP papers
01/14/2010 - Received EAD card
02/03/2010 - Interview, I-485 approved!!!!!
02/16/2010 - Green Card in hand!
11/12/2011 - Mailed I-751 through USPS express mail
11/14/2011 - NOA date (Exactly 2 years...)
11/19/2011 - Received NOA
12/19/2011 - Biometrics done
04/06/2012 - ROC approved
02/12/2012 - Green Card Received

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Reading is wonderful. "Should likely" does not say must be. Whomever has the better paying job with the higher credit score. As a new immigrant, that often will be the USC but may not be.


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Mestis you were hardly new to the USA because you'd worked here since 2006. You had ample time to build a good credit rating and also likely had a good job already in hand.


You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.  - Dr. Seuss

 

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