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communities of color

May 25, 2021, 10am PDT
U.S. home values appreciated sharply during the pandemic, particularly in communities of color, where prices rose by as much as 10.3%.
Housing Perspectives
April 15, 2021, 10am PDT
Despite the intentions of the nation's fair housing laws, neighborhoods in the United States continue to segregate by race.
Brookings
August 27, 2020, 10am PDT
Disaster recovery in the Houston area has been inconsistent, with low-income residents of color continuing to struggle to put their lives and communities back together.
Urban Edge
August 26, 2020, 10am PDT
The country’s history of racist and segregationist housing policies is affecting vulnerable low-income communities of color that are bearing the brunt of climate change impacts.
The New York Times
August 15, 2019, 11am PDT
Parts of the city desperately need more trees, but some residents worry about the long-term effects of tree planting in neighborhoods.
Crosscut
August 9, 2019, 6am PDT
The Third Party Transfer program lets the city transfer ownership of delinquent properties, but it unfairly targets communities of color, say critics.
Curbed New York
September 26, 2017, 8am PDT
Hip-hop artists are vocal about critiques of their neighborhoods, but are planners and architects listening?
GreenBiz