What Price Range? Know What You Can Afford!
Decide on the type of property you want, then do your math. 
Find out exactly what you can afford before going out there to shop.  The most accurate indication of course, is to consult a mortgage officer or an Amex REALTOR®However, if you just want a rough estimate, you may wish to employ the following Calculator:
Mortgage Calculator
Amount of loan ($)
Interest rate (%)
Number of payments
Amount of payment ($)
Directions: To use Calculator fill in three of four blanks. Click the 'Calculate' button next to the remaining blank entry to obtain the result.  Please do not use commas.