Jeopardizing Hispanic Homeownership: Predatory Practices in the Homebuying Market
Publication Date: January 2005
Publisher(s): National Council of La Raza
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Keywords: Hispanic population; Affordable housing; Financial institutions; Loan reform
Coverage: United States United States
This report is the first to provide a comprehensive analysis of the mortgage products and lending tactics targeted at Hispanic homebuyers. The report examines the homebuying and refinancing experiences of Latino homebuyers and the abusive lending tactics that steer Latino families into unnecessarily expensive products.