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How Much Can I Afford?

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This is a particularly difficult question for first-time home buyers. There may be pressure to spend more than is affordable. The following information and calculator should help you make a sound decision for your finances and situation.

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Dr. Carolyn BirdExtension Resource Management Specialist & Associate Professor (919) 513-7793 carolyn_bird@ncsu.eduAgricultural & Human Sciences
NC State Extension, NC State University
Page Last Updated: 5 years ago
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