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Newburgh Heights Offers Student Loan Assistance For New Homeowners

Newburgh Heights Offers Student Loan Assistance For New Homeowners

“I’ve tried to, in my time here as mayor, use my local, home-rule power to address more global issues that are national issues in a way that impacts us locally,” Elkins said.

Northeast Ohio Community Offers Program to Attract New Homeowners

Northeast Ohio Community Offers Program to Attract New Homeowners

“New homeowners tend to really invest in their community, they become active in athletic programs, they become active in civic organizations, in their churches," he said.

Newburgh Heights Creates Student Loan Assistance Program

Newburgh Heights Creates Student Loan Assistance Program

Mayor Elkins stated, “This is a great first step in providing our partners in the real estate community with the tools needed to grow Newburgh Heights and help us transition from a residential population based around manufacturing to the modern knowledge based economy.”

Home sweet home: Newburgh Heights passes college loan payment plan

Home sweet home: Newburgh Heights passes college loan payment plan

It's a move city leaders hope will give people an incentive to call Newburgh Heights home. They say already they are surprised and excited by the volume of calls and interested people wanting to move from other states like Georgia and New York.

Howard Hanna Agent Excited to Bring New Residents into Newburgh Heights, Ohio

Howard Hanna Agent Excited to Bring New Residents into Newburgh Heights, Ohio

“Newburgh Heights is an ideal location to begin a career and take the next step in life. We are virtually within a 10-minute drive of every major hotspot in greater Cleveland, have access to one of the best K-12 school systems in the state, and an ample stock of great, affordable century homes or brand-new construction,” said Mayor Elkins. “Newburgh Heights is safe, clean, walkable, and has fast become one of the most popular destinations for new homebuyers.”

Tackling Student Loans and Sustaining a Village

Tackling Student Loans and Sustaining a Village

Mayor Elkins, who has a background in government finance, has proposed a well-thought-out plan that would enhance his city and clearly help people with student loans. 

Newburgh Heights' Bold Idea for Attracting Young Professionals: Pay For Their Student Loans

Newburgh Heights' Bold Idea for Attracting Young Professionals: Pay For Their Student Loans

This is one of those sensible ideas that nevertheless may be perceived as radical strategy because it proposes to give to individuals — a generous financial incentive — what is ordinarily reserved for businesses.