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Banks unfairly deny mortgages to African-Americans and Latinos – report

Fifty years after the federal fair housing act banned racial discrimination in lending, African Americans and Latinos continue to be routinely denied conventional mortgage loans at rates far.

Why Blacks and Hispanics Have Such Expensive Mortgages.. Because banks and other lenders direct these groups toward high-risk, high-priced products. The result is, in part, that blacks and.

A comment on Bank of America/Countrywide’s discriminatory mortgage lending and its implications for racial segregation. FDIC Chairman Earl Cocke asserted that it was appropriate for banks under his supervision to deny loans to African Americans because white homeowners’ property values.

“Without access to affordable credit, neighborhoods deteriorate in the long shadow cast by unfair lending." Hudson City did not admit or deny wrongdoing. In 2014, African-Americans received 5.2.

Want to know which banks target people of color for loans with high interest rates, steep fees or reverse mortgages? Or which banks deny home loans to African Americans and Latinos even when their income shows they could easily cover the monthly payment? You won’t be able to find out if new.

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Under the new law, smaller banks with fewer than 500 closed-end loans or open-end credit lines do not have to report. found that African-Americans who apply for conventional mortgage loans are 2.5.

duPont-Columbia University Award for Kept Out, a multiplatform investigation that exposed a pattern of troubling home mortgage denials to African Americans and Latinos. banks to give a second look.

The bank turned away 26 percent of African Americans and 18 percent of Latinos who sought conventional home purchase loans in 2015 and 2016. It denied 7 percent of applications. Amy Walters.

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The data shows the bank received 41 percent of local Latino applications but reported issuing 68 percent of the Latino denials. Home Mortgage Disclosure Act records show that the bank denied 15 of..

Here’s Why Big Banks Are Lending to Fewer Blacks and Hispanics. percentage of overall mortgages issued to African Americans fell to 5% from 8%, while the overall percentage of mortgages.

From 2012 to 2014, the Fair Housing Justice Center sent actors of different racial backgrounds to the bank to see if they would qualify for a mortgage. Black, Latino and Asian homebuyers were.

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Fifty years after the federal Fair Housing Act banned racial discrimination in lending, African Americans and Latinos continue to be routinely denied conventional mortgage loans at rates far.

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