I have on occasion been able to assist the pot. buyer to convince the seller that they, in a certain of time would be credit--worthy. Usually the seller wants a significant amt. of money as NON-REFUNDABLE down payment, so that if the buyer DOESN"T go through with the purchase, the sellers are not out the market time for their efforts in chosing to believe in the buyer.
It can be a win-win situation for both sides if you have cooperation and willing participants. The realtor needs to be able to help convince the seller that this is a good arrangement for all concerned.
If you would like my help, feel free to call me. I'm a full time realtor with Reece and Nichols in Lee's Summit and would love to help. Name is Janie Schoonmaker, cell) 816-665-4317... more