FCC Broadband Access in Alameda County

These maps show data from the Federal Communications Commission the varying degree of access to high speed (broadband) internet connections across Alameda County. The first map shows the rate of households per 1,000 that have a broadband internet connection greater than 200 kbps (kilobits per second). The second map is similar to the first map [...]

By | 2016-03-17T15:28:50+00:00 February 16th, 2011|

Race To The Bottom: An Analysis Of HAMP Loan Modification Outcomes By Race And Ethnicity For California

Since 2007, California’s families and neighborhoods have been devastated by the foreclosure crisis. Despite the objectives of the current federal Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP)  and state and local efforts, millions of Californians have suffered as their mortgages have become increasingly unaffordable, as their housing values crashed, and as banks failed to modify mortgages to keep people in their [...]

By | 2016-01-22T13:03:40+00:00 January 22nd, 2011|Tags: , , , , , |