Chesterfield to house Lego’s only manufacturing facility in the U.S. | Govt-and-politics

Chesterfield to house Lego’s only manufacturing facility in the U.S. | Govt-and-politics

Lego plans to invest at least $1 billion to construct its only U.S.-based manufacturing plant in Chesterfield County, Gov. Glenn Youngkin announced Wednesday. The Virginia factory — a 1.7 million-square-foot giant that will be Lego’s seventh manufacturing facility in the world and supply the Americas — is estimated to create more than 1,700 jobs over

Does having student loan debt make it harder to buy a house?

Does having student loan debt make it harder to buy a house?

Student loan debt could prove challenging when seeking mortgage approval. (iStock) Mortgage interest rates remain near historic lows, creating a tempting opportunity to enter the market as a first-time homebuyer. But student loan debt can present a roadblock to buying a home. The average borrower owes $33,654 in student loan debt, according to data compiled