Opinion Piece on the NYC Housing Climate, Authored by BSRC President and CEO Colvin W. Grannum

Colvin W. Grannum, President and CEO of Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation
Colvin W. Grannum, President and CEO of Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation
Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Please take a moment to read Building Justice: How Homeowendership Failed NYC's Black Families, an opinion piece by Restoration President and CEO Colvin W. Grannum. Excerpt below: 

"Home ownership has been a precarious path to upward mobility, frequently fraught with more burdens than benefits, for those who own homes in predominantly Black neighborhoods. This tragic truth may partially illuminate why several studies have found that the children of the Black middle-class fall back into poverty more frequently than children of White families with similar incomes."

Read the article here: http://bit.ly/2cHw4Er

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