The Trump administration says focusing less on loans to low-income areas where banks have branches could lead to more lending elsewhere.
Even accounting for factors lenders said would explain disparities, people of color are denied mortgages at significantly higher rates than White people.
The treasurer and attorney general said they would probe possible discrimination in mortgage lending. The Philadelphia City Council plans hearings.
The winning projects address immigration, modern-day redlining and Silicon Valley’s diversity problem.
For people of color, banks are shutting the door to homeownership. Philadelphia’s transit agency has been fighting to keep this story off the streets.
The Peabody Awards are one of journalism’s highest honors. This week, we won two of them in the radio/podcast category. Both stories focused on the past and present of structural racism in America. Kept Out, our investigation into modern-day redlining, revealed that African Americans and Latinos continue to be routinely denied conventional mortgage loans at […]
Senior reporter Aaron Glantz shares the findings of Reveal’s investigation into modern-day redlining with the House Financial Services Committee.
Reveal’s analysis of mortgage data found evidence of modern-day redlining in 61 metro areas across the country.
Reveal has been named a finalist for three awards from the Online News Association.
After the housing bust, these men destroyed the American dream of homeownership. Learn how they did it and what that means for our economy now.