Cost Calculator

Need help determining your maximum log home budget, or figuring out how large and complex of a log home you can design on your budget? Use our log home cost calculator to get a better idea of what you can afford.


Establish a Maximum Home Budget:

Enter amount you need to spend on property or amount you owe on property. If land is fully paid for, enter zero.     $
Equity from the sale of an existing property :     $
The amount of savings you plan on putting into this project.:     $
Combined Gross Income:     $

 

Determine the Living Space You Can Afford:

 
Mortgage Limit:

Your mortgage limits is your combined gross income multiplied by 2.5. For example, if gross income is $100,000, your mortgage limit is $250,000.   
 
Maximum Home Budget Total:

   
Total Square Footage of Living Space:
Based on $175/sq. ft. as a general rule.

 
 
 
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