Inclusivity Institute Urges Bank Regulators not to Weaken Community Reinvestment Exams
April 7, 2020
Both the FDIC and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency have proposed bank regulatory changes to the Community Reinvestment Act, a landmark civil rights legislation enacted in the wake of redlining practices that worsened urban divestment and racial wealth inequalities.
New HUD Rule Undermines Efforts to Desegregate Our Communities
March 15, 2020
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) sought comments on its proposed a regulation that decimates progress made within the 2015 Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule.
Rising Rents, Dwindling Affordable Housing Supply Intensifies the Rental Housing Crisis
February 20, 2020
According to a new report from Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies titled America’s Rental Housing 2020 found that despite record high rental construction rates, rapid declines in low-cost units, wage stagnation, and rising rents continue exacerbate the housing crisis low-income renters are facing.