A generally accepted rule of thumb is that your mortgage shouldn’t be more than three times your annual income.

So if you make $165,000 in household income, a $500,000 house is the very most you should get.

## How much do I need to make to buy a 600k house?

Income to Afford a $600,000 House

Down Payment | 3.75% | 4.75% |
---|---|---|

$0 | $119,087 | $134,138 |

$30,000 | $113,133 | $127,431 |

$60,000 | $107,178 | $120,724 |

$90,000 | $101,224 | $114,017 |

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## How much do I need to make to buy a 400k house?

To afford a $400,000 house, for example, you need about $55,600 in cash if you put 10% down. With a 4.25% 30-year mortgage, your monthly income should be at least $8178 and (if your income is $8178) your monthly payments on existing debt should not exceed $981.

## What income do you need for a 800000 mortgage?

To afford a house that costs $800,000 with a down payment of $160,000, you’d need to earn $138,977 per year before tax. The monthly mortgage payment would be $3,243. Salary needed for 800,000 dollar mortgage.

## What is the monthly payment on a 500k mortgage?

This calculates the monthly payment of a $500k mortgage based on the amount of the loan, interest rate, and the loan length. It assumes a fixed rate mortgage, rather than variable, balloon, or ARM.

30 Year $500,000 Mortgage Loan.

Rate | Payment |
---|---|

0.01% | $1,390.98 |

0.02% | $1,393.07 |

0.03% | $1,395.17 |

0.04% | $1,397.26 |

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