Tag: Buffalo

New program would help college grads buy homes in Upstate NY

Posted on January 18th, 2017

"Upstate colleges and universities have world-class programs that produce highly skilled graduates — who then leave for opportunities elsewhere. This program will incentivize recent graduates to put down roots in upstate communities, helping to bring new energy into their downtown centers, spur their development and increase their economic vitality." -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo

It’s been widely reported that millennials and recent college graduates are putting off purchasing homes because of high student debt. But New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed a new program to make it easier for young college graduates to afford homes in our hometown of Upstate New York, the Times-Union reports. College grads incentivized […]

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Where young college graduates are moving

Posted on October 31st, 2014

In the past, many young college graduates headed to big cities like New York, Boston and San Francisco in search of opportunities for work and fun.

Now, however, as more graduates have student debt to pay, many are flocking to up-and-coming cities like Pittsburgh and our hometown of Buffalo, which offer a great combination of good nightlife and a low cost of living, the New York Times reports.

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