As part of your home buying readiness check, you’ll need to ask “how much home can I afford?” Our hand-picked resources will guide you the process of budgeting for a new home. Make sense of the ratios and calculations to get an accurate picture of how much to spend on a house.
A fun, yet informative and comprehensive look at how long it’ll take you to save for a new home based on what you do for work each day. It could take anywhere from 2 to 25 years. Should you start saving now? Find out.
A short, but insightful look at how much house you can qualify for. Learn to use free online sources and calculators to see how much you can afford and how much you should borrow.
A helpful look at the importance of making sure your eyes aren’t bigger than your bank account before signing your mortgage contract.
Before jumping into the home search, you’ll need an idea of how much home you can afford. For an accurate picture, take into consideration your income, debts, future housing costs and your available downpayment. Here’s how.