WBEZ | minority homeownership http://www.wbez.org/tags/minority-homeownership Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Morning Shift: Are you penalized for BWB (buying while Black)? http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-05-13/morning-shift-are-you-penalized-bwb-buying-while <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Mosaic_0.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We&#39;ll dive into a survey that says African American homeowners pay more than their white or Asian counterparts for similar homes in similar neighborhoods. Plus uncovering the ultimate Chicago book, and more.<script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/the-morning-shift-are-you-penalized-for-bwb-buying.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/the-morning-shift-are-you-penalized-for-bwb-buying" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Are you penalized for BWB (buying while Black)?" on Storify</a>]<h1>Morning Shift: Are you penalized for BWB (buying while Black)?</h1><h2>We'll dive into a survey that says African American homeowners pay more than their white or Asian counterparts for similar homes in similar neighborhoods. Plus uncovering the ultimate Chicago book, and more</h2><p>Storified by <a href="http://storify.com/WBEZ"></a>&middot; Mon, May 13 2013 07:07:42</p><div><b>Concealed Carry</b> -&nbsp;<p>Next week the Illinois Senate votes on concealed carry for the state. &nbsp;We’ll talk to one lawmaker who would put an additional hurdle into the legislation-a hurdle that the NRA is fighting.</p></div><div>Illinois last holdout on concealed gunsSen. Kwame Raoul, a Chicago Democrat, is refining an earlier concealed-carry proposal that drew gun owners' derision last month. Discussi...</div><div>State modernizing gun permit processSPRINGFIELD - Even though lawmakers have been unable to agree on a plan allowing Illinoisans to carry concealed weapons, the Quinn admini...</div><div><b>Curious City</b> -&nbsp;Curious City was asked to find out: if you could pick one book that could teach you the most about Chicago, what would it be? &nbsp;Your answer may not jibe with our guest, Annie Tully, the coordinator of One Book One Chicago<br></div><div>Best Books About ChicagoChicago is a diverse and interesting city, and the books written about it are just as fascinating. From travel guides on seeing Chicago's...</div><div><b>Minority Homeownership</b> -&nbsp;A study from economists shows that black home buyers in Cook County pay more than White and Asian buyers on the hunt for similar properties.<br></div><div>Blacks, Hispanics Pay More For Homes in Chicago, Study Says - Deal Estate - May 2013 - ChicagoPhoto: Michael Tercha/ Chicago Tribune African-American and Hispanic homebuyers pay more for homes than white and Asian buyers, according...</div><div>Estimating Racial Price Differentials in the Housing MarketThis paper uses unique panel data covering over two million repeat-sales housing transactions from four metropolitan areas to test for th...</div><div>Study Finds Minorities Pay More for Housing Than WhitesDurham, NC - Black and Hispanic homebuyers paid about 3.5 percent more for comparable homes in four metropolitan U.S. markets than white ...</div></noscript></p> Mon, 13 May 2013 09:07:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-05-13/morning-shift-are-you-penalized-bwb-buying-while