Why redlining and discrimination are still real estate's problem

  • Redlining is still widely practiced across multiple industries, even though it is illegal.

You would think that in 2017 that discrimination and red-lining (a discriminatory practice by which banks, insurance companies and businesses limit loans, mortgages, insurance or other products with specific geographic areas, especially in inner-city neighborhoods) would be a thing of the past. Unfortunately, the battle for minority clients and their agents is as tough today as ever.