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A recent report profiles the financial lives of low and moderate-...
The July 2015 study by the Urban Institute states that the...
Americans commonly — and mistakenly — believe that well...
Banks are closing branches and relying more heavily on technology to...
New Joint Report from NUL and Partners Looks at Finance and Banking...

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National Urban League's Housing Strategies

Homeowner Preparation

Homeownership may be the single most important asset-building strategy for individuals and families. Homes hold significant value, often appreciate over time, and can be passed down from generation to generation.So, why is the rate of homeownership for African American and other families of color far behind that of Whites? NUL believes that the sub-prime and predatory lending practices that has helped cause the foreclosure crisis is partially to blame.

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