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5 Policy Solutions to Advance Racial Equity in Housing

Habitat for Humanity has recognized housing inequality as a primary culprit behind the large racial wealth gap between Black and white households in the U.S. “Mobilizing public and political will to craft and implement remedies necessary for a more just future is critical to rectifying the years of unjust housing policies that continue to impact families today.”

Their Cost of Home campaign provides a vehicle for advocating for anti-racist housing and land use policies at the local, state and federal levels. Click here to read more about the campaign and a non-exhaustive list of housing policy solutions that can help redress the nation’s legacy of discrimination against Black Americans and other people of color.