Buying a House
Housing Affordability Calculator.
For borrowers trying to figure out whether they can afford a given-priced house.
Down Payment Calculator: Small Down Payment Now or Larger One Later.
For borrowers trying to decide whether they will be better off buying a home now with a small or no down payment, or saving for a larger down payment and buying later. This is often described as "rent versus buy".
For home seller/investors who expect to realize more from the sale of their home by offering an option to purchase to a hopeful buyer than from an immediate sale.