Analysis: Homeowners in Pennsylvania metro area pay highest property tax rate in U.S.

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 @ 5:00am
By Keystone Business News

With an effective property tax rate of about 3.9 percent, the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre-Hazleton metropolitan area in Pennsylvania has the No. 1 highest tax rate among U.S. cities, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes. read more »


Analysis: College athletics grossed $31,832 per athlete in 2016

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 @ 5:00am
By Higher Education Tribune

University of Georgia grossed $352,349 per athlete in 2016 – the highest of all athletic programs that year, followed by University of Texas at Austin ($346,947 per athlete) and Louisiana State University ($315,988 per athlete), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data. read more »


Nationally, public colleges, universities face borrower default rate of 11.28%

Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 @ 5:00am
By Higher Education Tribune

At Culpeper Cosmetology Training Center in Virginia, 34.5 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education. read more »


Analysis: Pennsylvania homeowners pay the sixth highest property tax rate in the U.S.

Friday, Apr 13, 2018 @ 10:00am
By Keystone Business News

With an effective tax rate of 2.02 percent, Pennsylvania has the sixth highest tax rate among U.S. states and the District of Columbia, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes. read more »