As They Pay Down College Loans, Millennials Are Taking a Hard Look at Homeownership
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As They Pay Down College Loans, Millennials Are Taking a Hard Look at Homeownership

Millennials become driving force in housing as they transition from renting to buying.

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Fifty Years Later, Fair Housing Act Recognized as a Factor in Fighting Housing Discrimination
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Fifty Years Later, Fair Housing Act Recognized as a Factor in Fighting Housing Discrimination

Christopher G. Cox, the publisher and managing editor of realesavvy.com, writes about the impact of…

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New EPI Study Shows No Progress for Blacks in Homeownership, Unemployment and Incarceration in 50 Years
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New EPI Study Shows No Progress for Blacks in Homeownership, Unemployment and Incarceration in 50 Years

A recent Economic Policy Institute study revealed that Blacks haven’t made any progress in homeownership,…

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PRESS ROOM: New NAACP Report Highlights Solutions to Poverty, Housing Issues in Baltimore
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PRESS ROOM: New NAACP Report Highlights Solutions to Poverty, Housing Issues in Baltimore

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACTS: Malik Russell/mrussell@naacpnet.org BALTIMORE (February 2, 2018) – In a new…

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Op-Ed: Payday Lenders Want to Charge Triple-digit Interest on Your Loans. The U.S. Congress You Elected Wants to Help Them.
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Op-Ed: Payday Lenders Want to Charge Triple-digit Interest on Your Loans. The U.S. Congress You Elected Wants to Help Them.

By Charlene Crowell (Communications Deputy Director, Center for Responsible Lending) “If at first you don’t…

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Airbnb Campaigns to Increase Diversity on Its Platform
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Airbnb Campaigns to Increase Diversity on Its Platform

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) Airbnb, the housing marketplace that connects travelers with hosts…

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Rep. Maxine Waters Seeks to Protect Consumers with “Megabank” Bill
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Rep. Maxine Waters Seeks to Protect Consumers with “Megabank” Bill

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) In an effort to rein in financial institutions that…

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New Nielsen Study Reveals Growing Spending Power, Influence of Black Women
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New Nielsen Study Reveals Growing Spending Power, Influence of Black Women

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) A new report detailing the record-setting spending power…

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What You Should Know about the Community Reinvestment Act
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What You Should Know about the Community Reinvestment Act

By Christopher G. Cox (Publisher/Managing Editor, realesavvy.com) Since it was passed in 1977, the Community…

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Blackonomics: Working Outside of your Lane
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Blackonomics: Working Outside of your Lane

By James Clingman NNPA Columnist “The economic distress of America’s inner cities may be the…

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