Blockbusting was a business process of U.S. real estate agents and building
developers to ... Given then-standard banking criteria for mortgage-lending, black
people usually did not qualify for ... ...
May 27, 2014 ... African-Americans Are Still Being Victimized by the Mortgage Market ... as “block-
busting”) and re-sold them to African-Americans at a markup.
Blockbusting and panic peddling are real estate practices in which ... was a
problematic industry, its harms were overstated and it conveyed. 8. .... including
race-based state and federal mortgage subsidies); id. at 196-98 (describing ......
representative opposes a homeless shelter with reference to blockbusting);
Oct 15, 2014 ... Governmental actions in support of a segregated labor market .... the Federal
Housing Administration would not insure mortgages for African ..... As Joseph
Heathcott, a scholar of the St. Louis urban landscape, has observed (referring to
..... In St. Louis, blockbusting began as the ghetto expanded, and then ...
Jun 4, 2011 ... In this paper we offer a conceptualization of mortgage foreclosure as serial ...
These structures include racism, class reproduction, market ..... blockbusting, and
now predatory lending and mortgage foreclosure, .... References.
Racial discrimination was institutionalized in the real estate industry during the
1920s and was well ... According to Charles Lamb (2005), Federal Housing
Administration mortgage insurance primarily helped middle-class ... “
Blockbusting” refers to the efforts of real estate agents and real estate speculators
to .... References.
The subprime mortgage market (discussed in more detail in Chapter 4) caters to
those borrowers with ... During the blockbusting sprees of the late 1960s and
early 1970s, real estate licens- ees and ...... Professional Development &
(Note that asset value is determined by current market value, not original cost) ...
for a down payment on a home; Ability to qualify for a home mortgage loan (co-
signer?) ... Explain the terms "white flight," "blockbusting" and racial "steering. ....
Review college financial aid applications for references to a...
reference to race, most realtors continue to feel bound morally and ... Mortgage
Availability in Racially Transitional Areas, Report of Chicago Commis- ...
blockbusting episode in Chicago, resale prices exceeded fair market value by
real estate blockbusting in determining the timing, pace, and mag- nitude of racial
... real estate market and the racially segregative effects of federal housing policy.
Second .... has generated an “explosion of spaces” with reference to the diverse
ways ... and others demonstrate the continuing significance of mortgage and in-.