February 5, 2021

Why It's Hard to Buy a House in Detroit, Especially if You're Black

by The Journal.

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When Vincent Orr decided to buy a house, he didn't get a mortgage. He paid cash, and he's not alone. WSJ's Ben Eisen explains why Black Detroiters still have a tough time getting mortgages decades after racist redlining policies officially ended.

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