How much can you afford?
Typically, your mortgage payments (principal plus interest) should not exceed 29% of your gross income.
Also, the total of all your debt payments (mortgage, auto, and credit cards) should not exceed 49% of your total gross income in retirement.
What types of loans are available?
This type of mortgage has a term of up to 30 years and a fixed interest rate.
Adjustable Rate Mortgage
This type of loan has a rate that is set for an initial period of years, and then may change for the balance of the loan term.
What will determine my interest rate on the loan?
How can I find out my credit score and how can I improve it?
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