black homeownership

Black Detroiters Driving Increase In Mortgage Applications In The City, Though Black Flight Continues

New mortgage applications signify a turnaround, the city has still lost significant Black population and must work to grow it back, a report says.

Kamala Harris Announces New Rules To Eliminate Racial Bias In Home Appraisals

Data previously released by the administration provided solid evidence of system racism.

Study: Black-Owned Homes Appreciated Faster Than Other Races During Pandemic

The racial home value gap is shrinking but remains wide.

BET Debuts ‘INDEX’ Video Series

Watch the premiere episode discussing Black homeownership.

Bank of America Starts No-Down-Payment Home Loans In Black, Latino Communities To Close Homeownership Gap

The mortgage industry has a long history of racial discrimination, including subprime lending and redlining, but the financial institution wants to correct that.
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Mind Your Money: This New Homeowner Gets Expert Advice On Affording Home Renovations

This mom of two is living her best life after her lender paid off her mortgage.

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser Unveils $10 Million Plan To Increase Black Homeownership

The plan seeks to ‘put homeownership within reach for Black Washingtonians,’ while reducing racial disparities.
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Mind Your Money: How An Art Therapist Made Her Land Buying Dream A Reality On $68k

This 28-year-old now wants to build a home on the property she has purchased.
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Mind Your Money: How This Mixologist Is Making Her Home Buying Dreams A Reality On A $75k Salary

Manhattan’s “Cocktail Snob” is ready to shake up her finances for a better future.

Artificial Intelligence-Powered App Helps Homebuyers In Communities Of Color Avoid Discrimination

Home Lending Pal collects data that puts a homebuyers financial information up front and prevents banks and mortgage lenders from seeing information like race and gender.

Black Millennials Responsible For Increase In African American Homeownership

The trend is happening despite the economic downturn.