Student Debt

Single mom masterminds $700K swing from debt to savings

When Takiia Anderson graduated from Boston College Law School in 1999, she was a single mom with a 2-year-old child, nearly $100,000 in student loans and a new job as a government attorney that paid $34,102 a year. She didn’t like that math. “People are talking about 20 years to pay off a student loan, … Continue reading Single mom masterminds $700K swing from debt to savings

Eagle Home Mortgage Debuts First Home Loan that Helps Pay Down Student Loans

MIAMI/ Sept. 26, 2017 (StlRealEstate.News) — To help make the dream of homeownership more achievable for buyers with college debt, Eagle Home Mortgage today debuted a mortgage program with a feature that helps pay off outstanding student loans – up to $13,000, depending on sales price.  Borrowers with Eagle Home Mortgage’s Student Loan Debt Mortgage Program can … Continue reading Eagle Home Mortgage Debuts First Home Loan that Helps Pay Down Student Loans

Student Debt Delaying Millennial Homeownership by 7 Years

WASHINGTON/ Sept. 18, 2017 (StlRealEstate.News) — Despite being in the prime years to buy their first home, an overwhelming majority of millennials with student debt currently do not own a home and believe this debt is to blame for what they typically expect to be a seven-year delay from buying. This is according to a new … Continue reading Student Debt Delaying Millennial Homeownership by 7 Years

Student debt affecting real estate market

April 13, 2017 (STLRealEstate.News) It was only a matter of time before the millennial generation’s billions of dollars of student loan debt began to affect their purchasing ability and interest in American real estate today.  Student debt is absolutely out of control, with the average college graduate entering the world with tens of thousands of … Continue reading Student debt affecting real estate market