Skip to main content

Search form

Black America Still Struggling For Home Ownership Despite Housing Recovery

Friday, March 7, 2014
Taylor Gordon | Atlanta Black Star
Nikitra Bailey

“It is concerning that families of color remain underserved in our current mortgage system,” said Nikitra Bailey, executive vice-president with the Center for Responsible Lending (CLR). “Owning a home remains an important building block for families to create economic stability. Thus, the primary and secondary mortgage markets have a responsibility to ensure that all Americans who are qualified can access responsible mortgage credit.”