It’s the American dream. And many of us feel at least a little bit anxious about buying our first home. How do you know you’re really ready? It’s a huge life decision! 

Understanding your finances, how to not be house poor, and other important tips that ensure you are financially ready to own a home. You may want to. It may be your dream. But, are you really ready to buy a house? Our home buying guide provides important tips (like not to be house poor).

Are you ready to buy a house?

Are You Ready to Buy a House? Our guide provides important tips and topics. What you will learn:

  • How Much Can You Afford? (Debt-to-Income Ratio)
  • What Lenders Are Looking For
  • Downpayment 
  • The Housing Market
  • Download Now (no signup)


Contact Us to schedule a free consultation. Whether buying or selling a home, we are always happy to meet with you to discuss your wants and needs, with no obligation.


Eric Slifkin, a Broker Associate, is the founder of the Slifkin Team at Keller Williams Realty. Eric and his experienced agents serve South Florida and the Treasure Coast, including  Stuart, Port Saint Lucie, and the Palm Beaches.