Thinking about buying a home?

It's a major purchase - likely the largest one that you will make over the course of your life. Whether you are new to the process, buying your first home, or looking to move on to something new, you need an experienced agent on your side.

Not sure you need an agent? Read more about why you do here...

Welcome to the 21st century - the consumer-empowered, internet-fueled, DIY era, where people feel that they are able to tackle most of life's obstacles on their own. Consumers are increasingly savvy and budget minded - something we see often in the real estate market. Any given neighborhood will surely have a few "For Sale By Owner" signs in yards - promising potential home buyers a friendly, easy, and inexpensive alternative to dealing with real estate agents and "red tape". While we are all for the empowered consumers who can handle things on their own, remember that buying or selling a home is a tremendous financial transaction with real-world legal obligations and outcomes. …

If you'd like to learn more about the home buying process, or are curious how much home you could afford, check out my helpful buyer's guide and mortgage calculator tool to get started.

Purchase price
Please enter here the amount you expect to pay for a home.
Enter a value
Down payment
Down payment is cash that you pay upfront for your home.
Enter a value
Term in years
Number of years you have to pay.
Enter a value
Interest rate (per year)
The percentage of interest that you will pay on your mortgage for a specific term.
Enter a value
Property tax
Enter your property tax here if you know it.
per year
Enter a value
Home insurance
Most lenders require home insurance. Enter its price here.
per year
Enter a value
PMI is Private Mortgage Insurance which is usually required to pay if your Down payment less than 20%.
per month
Enter a value

Your total monthly payment


Principal & Interest

If you're ready to get started, or have questions about how to get started, please give me a call. I would love to show you all of the possibilities!

Sheila Power