student debt Archive

2017 NAR Generational Survey: It’s Not All About the Millennials

There’s been a lot of hyperbole surrounding the housing wants and needs of millennials in recent years. Do they want to rent forever? No. Are they buying homes in the suburbs? Yes. Are they aware of the many low...

Student Debt in Spotlight with Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Report

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau just released a fresh report showing that student loan servicers are falling short in their efforts to help borrowers pay down loans.  According to the CFPB, most borrowers with federal student loans have been...

Infographic: Student Loan Debt and Housing

Today the National Association of Realtors® and SALT®, a consumer literacy program provided by nonprofit American Student Assistance®, released a joint survey discussing the effect student loan debt hason postponing homeownership. The survey, which only polled student debt holders current...
June 13, 2016

New Evidence Links Student Debt with Inability to Purchase a Home

Wondering whether student debt really prevents non-homeowners from making the jump to homeownership? The National Association of Realtors® and American Student Assistance have a message: Just ask one. According to a joint survey released today by representatives from NAR...

NAR Hosting Student Debt Event on Monday

On Monday NAR and SALT will be co-hosting an industry and press briefing at the NAR D.C. office to release the findings of a new joint study looking at student debt’s impact on homeownership. The survey takes a look...