The Black Women Activists Who Paved The Way For BLM

NPR, July 14, 2020–Kevin Gavin, Doug Shugarts, Julia Zenkevich
Joel Kan, associate vice president of Economic and Industry Forecasting at the Mortgage Bankers Association, says that lending standards are tightening as demand for mortgages is rising. Credit is available for “your standard borrower who has a solid employment situation, they have pretty high credit scores, and they have all their documentation in place,” he says. “For those who might be having a little bit of trouble getting a mortgage, these are typically lower credit scores with higher loan-to-value ratios.”