How much house can I afford if I make $125,000 a year?

– If you make $125,000 a year, you can afford a house around $698,556 not including taxes and insurance.

Use our home affordability calculator with amortization schedule below to get a more accurate estimate.

## How much house can I afford if I make 120000 a year?

So start by doing the math. If you make $50,000 a year, your total yearly housing costs should ideally be no more than $14,000, or $1,167 a month. If you make $120,000 a year, you can go up to $33,600 a year, or $2,800 a month—as long as your other debts don’t push you beyond the 36 percent mark.

## How much house can I afford if I make 130k a year?

Research Maniacs checked with different financial institutions and found that most mortgage lenders do not allow more than 36 percent of a gross income of $130,000 to cover the total cost of debt payment(s), insurance, and property tax.

## How much can I afford on a house if I make 100k a year?

Some experts suggest that you can afford a mortgage payment as high as 28% of your gross income. If true, a couple who earn a combined annual salary of $100,000 can afford a monthly payment of about $2,300/month. That could translate to a $450,000 loan, assuming a 4.5% 30-year fixed rate.

## How much money do you 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.