Yes, you can buy a home with your name only. However, Texas is a community property state, meaning it's owned together and I'm assuming that he'll live in the house as well.
I'm not an attorney and would highly suggest that you consult with one BEFORE purchasing a home if you'd want to keep the home for yourself if he leaves. Let me know if you need me to connect you with a local attorney or two. You can call me at 469-371-2899.
I live in Oxford, MS but lived in the Dallas area for 12 yrs in the 80s and again in the late 90s. I lived near Mansfield when I lived in Arlington from 1998-2000. Are you looking to assume a loan are do you have one that you are hoping for someone to assume? I need a 3 BR 2 BA and am very very interested in trying to find a home asap. please contact me if you are looking for someone to assume or if you know of someone who has one that needs an assumer. Anne Ivy, firstname.lastname@example.org or 662-380-6343.... more
I have a lender that may do that depending on liquid asserts. Most all lenders require 20% down though. This can vary and increase depending on how many investments properties are currently mortgaged and what the long term intention is for the property.... more