Can you afford to buy a house? Try this price calculator

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How much money do you need to make to afford the house you’re eyeing?

A calculator created by University of Denver real estate professor Jeff Engelstad factors what sort of income you’ll need to land that elusive house.

Engelstad uses a similar calculation when teaching his real estate students about homebuying.

Input the information you know and see whether your housing dreams align with your financial reality.