by Alan Pyke Posted on July 2, 2014
The rent was already too damn high, but it just got too-damn-higher.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 13, 2014
With more than a trillion dollars in outstanding student debt, how can anyone expect young people to buy their own homes?
by Travis Waldron Posted on April 29, 2014 Updated: April 29, 2014
Booting Donald Sterling from the NBA won't matter if we don't also address the larger problems in housing discrimination that he practiced and profited from.
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by Alan Pyke Posted on April 15, 2014
Median rent exceeds what the median worker can afford in 90 separate U.S. cities, according to a new analysis.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 9, 2014 Updated: April 10, 2014
The housing industry's unaccountable middle men neglect foreclosed homes in communities of color while maintaining those in white neighborhoods.
by Alan Pyke Posted on March 24, 2014
The U.S. spends enough on mortgage tax breaks in a single year to finance a whole decade of universal preschool. What is it getting for the money?
by Alan Pyke Posted on March 20, 2014
Banks have met their obligations under the National Mortgage Settlement, but few families got the relief they were promised.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 17, 2014
An audit of the Department of Justice's efforts to go after Wall Street for mortgage fraud turns up lots of disappointments.
by Alan Pyke Posted on March 13, 2014
A Wells Fargo instructional manual allegedly showed staff how to falsify documents and create missing ones that the bank needed for foreclosures.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 27, 2014 Updated: February 27, 2014
Housing discrimination advocates filed a complaint against a fourth major bank for failing to maintain foreclosed homes in non-white neighborhoods.