The Real Deal New York

Feds, moms fight back on maternity-related mortgage discrimination

Law prohibits denying mortgages on family leave status, but problems persist
By Kenneth Harney | August 15, 2014 04:30PM

From the August issue: It doesn’t get much publicity, but it’s a persistent problem: Lenders and mortgage insurers delay or deny loan applications when a borrower is pregnant or heading for maternity leave. [more]