Assistance could be a lifeline for many tenants and landlords, providing vital funding for much-needed preservation of their homes and properties.
Increasing Diversity in the Appraisal Profession Combined with Short-Term Solutions Can Help Address Valuation Bias for Homeowners of Color
Addressing the lack of diversity in the appraiser industry could improve outcomes for Black and Hispanic communities.
With Just a Month Left of the Eviction Moratorium, Many Mom-and-Pop Landlords and Tenants Are Still Unaware of Federal Rental Assistance
New survey data found that many landlords and tenants are still unaware of the assistance, and confusion about how to access it abounds.
Three characteristics about the city’s low-density housing stock can help policymakers evaluate whether, when, where, and how to encourage private developers to build more infill housing.
To increase homeownership among Black households, leaders must unify around a shared goal that can provide guidance for defining and measuring progress.
Asian households face discrimination that hinders their ability to become homeowners and build generational wealth.
The inequities Black families experience in the Twin Cities illustrates the larger systemic barriers surrounding race and opportunity in the United States.
Data show that flat-out rejection of buyers seeking government-backed loans disadvantages households with lower incomes, lower credit scores, and less wealth, many of whom are people of color.
It is cheaper to buy a home than it is to rent in two-thirds of US counties. Homeownership can provide the kind of affordability and stability low-income families need.