NAR survey shows how college, student debt affect homeownership

More evidence student debt is a drag on US homeownership rates. But new data from the National Association of Realtors shows that many. and this survey indicates student debt is a big part.

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Evidence showing that student loan debt is affecting the housing market. study by the National Association of Realtors and American Student.

According to new data from the National Association of REALTORS, you can add repaying student debt to the list of barriers holding back millennials from buying their first home. Earlier this month, NAR released a new survey looking at the home buying opportunities of student debt borrowers who are current in their repayment. The findings.

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A recent survey from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows how pervasive the effects of student loans can be. According to the survey, 83 percent of millennials (age 22-35) who don’t.

Since 2001 alone, the median value of student debt for those who took on loans has nearly doubled from $6,600 to $11,100, according to the 2013 Survey. reduce homeownership rates and retirement.

For those slightly older, their college debt has become a much bigger burden. federal reserve data shows that the mean balance of student. affects how they refer others to buy, or avoid, products.

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THE PRESCHOOL PAY GAP. the job market. STUDENT DEBT DELAYING HOMEOWNERSHIP?: Even for borrowers who can handle their student loan payments, the burden of college debt often gets in the way of.

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