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Dave Taylor, Home Buyer in Outside U.S.

looking for financing!!!

Asked by Dave Taylor, Outside U.S. Thu Jan 31, 2013

I am a Canadian with a US L.P. who would like to buy investment properties in Chicago. I am looking for longterm financing for either commercial or residential real estate. I have good credit, good cash reserves and want to start a relationship with a quality lender. Thanks,

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HI Dave,
i can tell you one think not all lenders doing both commercial and residential. My firm has a great team from Wels Fargo but only for residential.

Here is the info;
James Foeller
Mortgage Consultant
NMLSR ID 662142
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage | 900 N Michigan Ave #1700 | Chicago, IL 60611
MAC M3131-111
Tel (312) 893-8120 | Cell (773) 412-2969 | Fax (866) 798-4979

If you would like to buy some commercial property contact me directly since i have 3 comercial listings you might be interested and i will provide you info for financing as well.

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I have several lenders that you can talk too. Please visit my website at I work with quite of few Australian investors with a similar business model. As always you should feel free to contact me if you have any questions.
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You will need a large amount down, but its possible. I would contact a few different banks and see who can help.
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Hi Dave,
I do loans for Foreign Nationals. Investment properties will take a minimum of 40-50% down on this program however. I'd also need to know if you are going to be residing in Canada or the States.

Please give me a call to discuss further, I'd be happy to help you.



JP Marzano
Senior Loan Officer - NMLS # 574681
Chicago Financial Services
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Give Sharri Ptak a call.

I'm sure she can help.

Sharri Ptak
PHH Home Loans
Mortgage Consultant
312-635-5888 direct line
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My web site has some lender references. Give them a call.
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Feel free to call me when you get a chance. We have a variety of programs available for foreign borrowers.
I would love to take a look at your scenario more closely and get you some options.


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