Can my sister in law how is going to be my sponsor for affidavit of support use her house to meet the requirements??

Asked over 1 year ago - Richmond, VA

My husband is unemployed . So we asked his sister to sponsor me . She is not making enough money but she has a house . Can she use her house to meet the requirements ? What paper work would she need to provide ?

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  1. Alena Shautsova


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  2. Matthew L. Kolken


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    Answered . Generally, the assets of a co-sponsor equal to or in excess of 125% minimum poverty guidelines may be considered.

    See the link below for the USCIS instructions to the Form I-864, affidavit of support.

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