Well, hopefully by now Candice has bought a home. However, for others who may be thinking of the same thing, any visa that is a work visa, with a TN is, can qualify for a mortgage in the same way a citizen can. The person below who had a bad experience with RBC would have had a bad experience regardless.
â€¢ TN, NAFTA. Used by Canadian citizens for professional or
Conformimg loan > A two-year history of employment and credit in the United States or in
Canada must be documented. There are no product, LTV, or
Two bank references, with a two-year credit history, may be obtained to
establish credit for borrowers who have less than a two-year residence history
in the United States. Yes you are able to buy a home .
Financing is the biggest issue. I recently helped two different Canadian families purchase a home. One used RBC which was a pain but it did eventually go through. The other used imortgage which has a local office in Bakersfield. That deal went very smoothly.