Can two unrelated people who buy a house as an investment get a mortgage?

I'm looking at buying a house, together with one of my friends. He'll use the house for office space for his law firm. I'd like to get a mortgage since rates are so low. But will banks and other mortgage lenders issue mortgages to two unrelated borrowers who jointly own an investment property? Our... show more I'm looking at buying a house, together with one of my friends. He'll use the house for office space for his law firm.

I'd like to get a mortgage since rates are so low.

But will banks and other mortgage lenders issue mortgages to two unrelated borrowers who jointly own an investment property?

Our financials are fine; we have great credit scores and low debt.

Thanks.
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