Many people want to move abroad someday but making that a reality can be tricky. For those looking to move to the United States, here at LendUS, we are happy to help. Not only will our Loan Advisors be able to help you secure funding, but we have developed a guide to illustrate how the process will be different for international homebuyers. From taxes to purchasing remotely to finding listings, this home purchase will not be an average experience.
As the U.S. economy continues to show signs of recovery and improvement, it’s no surprise that buyers from outside the country are increasingly eyeing U.S. real estate as a good investment. Real estate is a tangible asset that may increase in value over time and can provide a positive rate of return with less volatility than the stock market. There are potential tax advantages as well. Whether you are a professional relocating for work, an international investor, or a first generation immigrant living in the U.S., there are home purchase and financing options available to resident and non-resident buyers. Here’s some insight into the basics – from the home search to securing financing: