TITLE

Mortgage Rejections Rise For Minorities, New Study Reports

PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
Jet;11/30/98, Vol. 95 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at results of a study released by the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN). Finding that minorities were denied mortgages in greater numbers than whites from 1995 to 1997; The use of data from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development for the study; The percentage of mortgage applications by blacks that were rejected in 1997; Finding that minorities received a higher rate of government-backed mortgages.
ACCESSION #
1330304

 

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