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Growing Racial Wealth Gap Adds to Concerns about High Down Payment Proposed in Mortgage Rule

Dory Rand | Posted 08.30.2011 | Business
Dory Rand

Key policies of the last decade, such as the Bush Administration's "Ownership Society," sought to expand homeownership opportunities without putting in place effective safeguards against unchecked and unscrupulous lenders.

Janell Ross

New Rule Pushing Big Down Payments Could Make Homeownership Unaffordable | Janell Ross | Posted 08.02.2011 | Business

Among the most hotly contested ideas bank regulators have proposed to reduce the risk of another financial crisis is rule making a 20 percent down pay...

Zach Carter

Fed Official Calls For Major Foreclosure Reforms | Zach Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A top federal regulator told bankers on Friday that a major investigation into Wall Street's foreclosure system has revealed a "broken" ...