Here's the salary you have to earn to buy a home in 27 major US cities
To comfortably buy a median-priced home in San Francisco, California, you need a household income of over $140,000 a year.
The site looked at median home prices from the National Association of Realtors, along with interest rates for common 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages and property taxes, and insurance costs, to figure out how much money it would take to pay a median-priced home's mortgage principal, taxes, and insurance — and how much you would have to earn to afford it.
See the full list of 27 cities below.
For the full methodology, visit HSH.com.
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