Can you afford to buy?
believe that you're fully capable of making a mortgage payment each month, right?
Since you know that it's pretty much like making a rent payment, with a
few additional considerations thrown in.
OK, then. Let's do a sample calculation.
Get a sheet of paper, a calculator, and a pencil. This will only take a few minutes.
People who think numbers are about as warm and cuddly as grizzly bears will find
this exercise surprisingly pleasant. Once you see how quickly you learn to use
these tools, you'll be able to tame the REAL numbers in your own market area with
the greatest of ease.
Go Get Your Pencil
The next step will require