If millennials aren’t buying homes, don’t blame student loans, Zillow says

Student loans aren’t a big hurdle to homeownership, at least for those who actually graduate with at least a four-year degree, according to real estate website Zillow.

The impact of hefty student loans on career and family and the pace of millennials moving into homeownership have been points of heated debate.

But Zillow says high rents, a growing problem across the country, can be a bigger hurdle to homeownership by making it harder to save for a downpayment. The region’s hefty price tag for housing… …read more