Latinos, Minorities Continue to Face Mortgage Loan Discrimination

Latinos, Minorities Continue to Face Mortgage Loan Discrimination. Fifty years after the federal Fair Housing Act banned racial discrimination in lending, Latinos and other minorities continue to be routinely denied mortgage loan at rates far higher than their white counterparts. Worse, research shows this disparity can lead minorities to apply for high-cost mortgages. That research draws on […]

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California To House Homeless In Cruise Ships: ‘This Is An Emergency’ – Oakland Housing Issue

A leader in the Californian city Oakland has hit upon a novel idea of using cruise ships to house the city’s homeless people wrought by calamities like storms. This is to overcome Oakland Housing Issue. Rebecca Kaplan, president of the Oakland, California, city council reportedly took inspiration from an article she read on hurricanes. “We […]

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Amazon Makes Holiday Donation to Local Affordable Arlington Housing Group

With the festive season upon us, Amazon has gotten into the giving spirit with a holiday donation for students who live in local affordable housing complexes. On Tuesday, officials from Amazon’s charity group AmazonSmile met with residents at affordable housing developer AHC Inc.‘s Gates of Ballston property, distributing school supplies, board games, and more. Amazon’s donation was […]

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