“While the excitement and the joy and the dreams of having a home are very much alive, I think we are very tempered with the actual reality of having those dreams met. In markets where homes are actually more scarce, that chasm of having that American dream and having access to that dream is certainly growing wider everyday, particularly for millennials.”
At 35%, Millennials lead the pack as the most active group of homebuyers in the United States according to a 2018 Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends study from the National Association of Realtors. However, high student loan debt and low home inventory join forces to make it increasingly difficult for this group to purchase a home in today’s competitive market.
Cari Jacobs, Unison’s Chief Marketing Officer recently sat down with Your Millennial Money to chat about co-investing in homeownership and how Unison helps you fund that elusive 20% down payment.
Your Millennial Money, hosted by Shannah Compton Game, is a weekly podcast that shares life-changing money and lifestyle tips to jumpstart savings and empower the millennial generation to reach their goals. Your wallet will thank you!
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