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Data Reveals Mortgage Disparity for Minorities

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Data Reveals Mortgage Disparity for Minorities

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Data Reveals Mortgage Disparity for Minorities

Data Reveals Mortgage Disparity for Minorities

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According to a study of lending data, black homebuyers are more than twice as likely as whites to wind up in the "sub-prime" market when they apply for a mortgage. Sub-prime loans carry higher interest rates.

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