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Want to help your child buy a home?

Written by January 31, 2013

consider include lending your child money, gifting under the annual gift tax exclusion, pledging securities, and equity sharing. Assuming you have enough liquid assets, you can effectively act as the mortgage lender to your child by lending money to pay for the house. Another option is to give the child money for a down payment on a house. Making a...