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LISC Honored as Best of Oakland 2019!

The LISC Bay Area team was recently selected as the Best of Oakland for Housing Development! We appreciate all of the support from our partners, and aim to be the #BestForTheBay!

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Intention Created the Racial Wealth Gap. It Will Take Intention to Close It.

In response to a deeply-reported article about black land loss co-published by The New Yorker and ProPublica, LISC CEO Maurice A. Jones underscores how this ongoing and insidious form of displacement has widened the country’s racial wealth gap. Just as that gap was wrought through intentional discriminatory policy and practices, says Jones, so it ...

Spotlight on: Charmaine Curtis, Bay Area LAC Member

Bay Area LISC Local Advisory Committee member Charmaine Curtis was recognized by the San Francisco Business Times as an Influential Woman Who Leads in Real Estate and Construction. In this interview, Charmaine shares advice for young women of color looking to break into the real estate and construction industries, and shares her vision for development ...