Graduating into the Economy

Just graduate college and want to eventually own a home? Follow these easy steps

Lizzie O'Leary Jun 8, 2018
HTML EMBED:
COPY
Graduating into the Economy

Just graduate college and want to eventually own a home? Follow these easy steps

Lizzie O'Leary Jun 8, 2018
HTML EMBED:
COPY

More than 90 percent of millennials eventually want to buy a house, according to the National Association of Home Builders. That can seem really far off for recent graduates, but there are a few steps to take right now that will make it easier in the future. But how do you pay off student loans, build credit, pay rent and save all at the same time? Delia Fernandez, a personal financial planner, sat down with Marketplace Weekend host Lizzie O’Leary to discuss.

Click the audio player above to hear the full story. 

As a nonprofit news organization, our future depends on listeners like you who believe in the power of public service journalism.

Your investment in Marketplace helps us remain paywall-free and ensures everyone has access to trustworthy, unbiased news and information, regardless of their ability to pay.

Donate today — in any amount — to become a Marketplace Investor. Now more than ever, your commitment makes a difference.