Testimony State of and Barriers to Minority Homeownership
Testimony before the Housing, Community Development and Insurance Subcommittee
Alanna McCargo
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Alanna McCargo testified in front of the United States House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services, Subcommittee on Housing, Community Development, and Insurance, for a hearing entitled, "A Review of the State of and Barriers to Minority Homeownership." Her testimony highlighted data on stark racial and ethnic disparities in homeownership, described impediments to homeownership for people of color, and outlined solutions to close the homeownership and wealth gap.
Research Areas Race and equity Housing finance Housing
Tags Federal housing programs and policies Credit availability Homeownership Inequality and mobility Racial homeownership gap
Policy Centers Housing Finance Policy Center