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The number of young adults living with their parents has almost doubled since 2000.
Historically, purchase mortgages have defaulted less often than refinance mortgages.
Banks get credit under the CRA for providing single-family mortgages to low- and moderate-income borrowers.
Black homebuyers buy less expensive first homes with more debt than white homebuyers.
Ellen Sahli plans to work Urban researchers to find solutions to eviction in the Twin Cities area.
While multifamily lending is smaller than single-family lending, it has an outsize effect in meeting the needs of low- and moderate-income communities.
The National Foreclosure Mitigation Counseling program helped 2.14 million homeowners after the crisis of 2008.
Of five sites studied by Urban, Los Angeles was the most challenging in which to find housing with a voucher.
In the past 15 years, black homeownership rates have declined to levels not seen since the 1960s.
Volunteering for the "Point-in-Time" count means spending the night talking to people who may be experiencing homelessness.

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