HOW MUCH HOUSE CAN YOU AFFORD?

Use this affordability calculator to determine how much house you can afford.

PRE-QUALIFICATION

How much you can actually spend? The best way to know is to meet with a mortgage broker.

PRE-APPROVAL

When a buyer applies for a mortgage,  the lender provides a written commitment.

Sellers are more receptive to potential buyers who have been pre-approved.

TAKE A PEN & DRAW 2 COLUMNS

  • ITEMS YOU MUST HAVE  (the number of bedrooms, a one-story house, etc.)
  • WHAT YOU WOULD LIKE TO HAVE (a swimming pool, a den, etc.) 

FIND THE RIGHT REAL ESTATE AGENT

They provide helpful information on homes, Houston's most desirable neighborhoods, etc.

And best of all, it doesn’t cost anything to use an agent – the commission is paid by the seller of the house.

Looking to buy a home?