Q: We're based in the UK and looking to cash purchase our first home in Florida . Do we need an ITIN in order to close?
We are based in the UK and we have just had an offer accepted on a property in Florida which has now gone to contract. The person selling the property is also a foreign national and not a US-resident. Do we, as buyers, require an ITIN number in order to proceed with the close? Or can we close on the arranged date without one? Many thanks for your time.
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