Predatory Investors Target Black Homeowners in Desirable Markets

Angelo Young
May 30, 2019 - 5:00
Predatory Investors Target Black Homeowners in Desirable Markets

African American homeowners in gentrifying urban areas are increasingly being targeted by real estate speculators who use a legal tactic to force the sale of inherited properties for far below fair market value, The North Star has learned. Now, a group of New York City-based lawyers is urging New York state lawmakers to boost protections to the residents whose homes are owned through...

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