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Fair housing groups: Redfin ‘redlines’ minority communities

Lisa Rice, President and CEO of the National Fair Housing Alliance, poses for a photo in her office, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, in Washington. Several fair housing organizations accused Redfin of systematic racial discrimination in a lawsuit filed Oct. 29, saying the online real estate broker offers fewer services to homebuyers and sellers in minority communities _ a type of “digital redlining” that has depressed home values and exacerbated historic injustice in the housing market. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Several fair housing organizations accused Redfin of systematic racial discrimination in a lawsuit Thursday, saying the online real estate broker offers fewer services to homebuyers and sellers in minority communities — a type of digital redlining that has depressed home values and exacerbated historic injustice in the housing market.

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State, nonprofits try to revive fair housing advocate group

Odette Ramos, Executive Director of Maryland Community Development Network speaks in 2016.  (The Daily Record/ Maximilian Franz).

A coalition of nonprofits backed by the state is hoping to revive Maryland's only federally designated fair housing advocate, which closed suddenly in August.

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