As unhoused people increasingly live in residential neighborhoods, their new neighbors have turned to one place for help in particular: the police.
A hidden side of homelessness: Unhoused people often get entangled in a criminal justice cycle that leads back to the streets – or worse.
As homelessness rises, unhoused people often get entangled in a criminal justice cycle that leads back to the streets – or worse.
Even accounting for factors lenders said would explain disparities, people of color are denied mortgages at significantly higher rates than White people.
Tenants were evicted even when landlords didn’t follow the publicly stated rules.
While presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg was mayor of South Bend, most home loans in his town went to white families in white neighborhoods.
A Reveal investigation showed that officials allowed the housing project in Richmond, California to be overrun with roaches, mice, squatters and mold.
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren unveiled a bill that one advocate said would be the first law since 1968 “to redress a century of housing discrimination.”
Smaller banks would be exempted from having to report mortgage applications to the federal government under the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act.
Legal experts say Berkshire Hathaway’s mortgage companies are carrying out the very practices outlawed by the Fair Housing Act.