Subprime Lending

More People Moved in the Foreclosure Crisis Than During the Great Migration

What if we thought about the foreclosure crisis as a migration issue, and not just as a housing one?

Subprime Loans Are Back With a Vengeance

Lenders haven’t learned from the subprime mortgage loan meltdown. Now they’re entering the auto loan business.

Citibank Pays Up, Finally

The huge penalty for duping investors on subprime loans won’t do much for the homeowners the bank bilked. But at least there’s a measure of justice.

Subprime Loans Strike Again

Lenders haven’t learned from the subprime mortgage meltdown. Now they’re getting into the used car business.

The Housing Crisis Continues, and Many Are Tired of Waiting

The new ‘I Can’t Wait’ nationwide campaign collects and shares stories from those most affected by the ongoing U.S. housing crisis.

Do You Accept Bloomberg Businessweek's Apology for Its Racist Magazine Cover? [Reader Forum]

Last week, Bloomberg Businessweek ran a magazine cover featuring caricatures of Black and Latino people swimming in money, feeding it to their dogs, and burning it for warmth. Colorlines’ readers react.

Morgan Stanley Hit With Lawsuit for Subprime Discrimination


AARP: Black and Latino Seniors Losing Homes at Twice the Rate of Peers

An AARP poll shows 16 percent of borrowers over 50 are underwater, and that black and Latino homeowners are the hardest hit.