Millennials are Moving, But Mortgages Don’t Follow

CNBC, May 2, 2016–Olick, Diana

It is the No. 1 barrier to entry for young, would-be homebuyers: credit. Millennials are the first generation to come of age in a post-almost-apocalyptic housing market, where lenders, eight years later, are still paying billions in reparations for mortgage misconduct and outright fraud. Millennial homebuyers are also paying a price.