Reveal’s analysis of mortgage data found evidence of modern-day redlining in 61 metro areas across the country.
Among the 6,600 U.S. lenders, some stood out for particularly extreme practices.
A 1977 law, designed to correct redlining, didn’t anticipate a day when historically black neighborhoods would be sought by young white homebuyers.
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren unveiled a bill that one advocate said would be the first law since 1968 “to redress a century of housing discrimination.”
The Trump administration says focusing less on loans to low-income areas where banks have branches could lead to more lending elsewhere.
First Republic Bank has fueled the displacement of families in Oakland by lending to landlords with histories of eviction.
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Legal experts say Berkshire Hathaway’s mortgage companies are carrying out the very practices outlawed by the Fair Housing Act.
Here’s what the Treasury Department’s changes would do, and wouldn’t, toward solving four major problems we have outlined in our investigation.
Banks are required to lend in low- and moderate-income communities only if they have a branch in the area that takes deposits.