Discrimination in Metropolitan Housing Markets

Research Report

Discrimination in Metropolitan Housing Markets

Phase 2 - Asians and Pacific Islanders


This report presents results from the second phase of the latest national Housing Discrimination Study (HDS2000). The national results presented here for Asians and Pacific Islanders are based on a sample of 11 metropolitan areas that account for more than three quarters of all Asians and Pacific Islanders living in metropolitan areas nationwide. The study finds that Asians and Pacific Islanders face significant levels of discrimination when they search for housing in large metropolitan areas nationwidelevels of discrimination similar to that of African Americans and Hispanics.

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