5 Hurdles to Buying a Home

5 Hurdles to Homeownership

Despite steadily improving local job markets and historically low mortgage rates, the U.S. homeownership rate is stuck near a 50-year low because of a perverse mix of affordability challenges, student loan debt, tight credit conditions, and housing supply shortages.

Read more about a new white paper titled, “Hurdles to Homeownership: Understanding the Barriers” released on June 9 in recognition of National Homeownership Month at the National Association of REALTORS® Sustainable Homeownership Conference at University of California, Berkeley.


Young Professionals Network

YPN helps young real estate practitioners become more business savvy through networking events, communications, and sharing tips and tricks.

Tax Reform

Pending tax reform plans threaten to wipe out the tax benefits of owning a home for 95% of American families.