Locked Out of the Market: Poor Access to Home Loans for Californians of Color

Report by Sasha Werblin, Robert Stahl
February 2016

Urban Strategies Council   (Oakland)

Greenlining and the Urban Strategies Council analyzed 2013 federal home mortgage data for California, with an in-depth focus on the cities of Fresno, Long Beach and Oakland. The analysis revealed a shockingly low level of lending to African American and Hispanic/Latino borrowers, both statewide and in the three cities, with Oakland having by far the lowest rates of mortgage applications and loan originations.

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In partnership with Greenlining Institute