Can we claim projected rental income as income when applying for a multifamily mortgage?

We are planning on purchasing a multifamily home in the near future. The property currently has a stable rental history with leases that expire in 2014. Can we claim that rental income as our income on a mortgage application? If so what % of that rental income can be claimed?

Hasbrouck Heights, NJ -

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Peter J Weinman

Peter J Weinman

Real Estate Attorney - Staten Island, NY

If it is a purchase money mortgage, it would *have* to be projected income, no?

My answer is for general purposes only and is not not intended to establish an attorney-client relationship, nor... more

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