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Unformatted text preview: speculators to trigger the turnover of white-owned property and homes to African Americans o Fear tactics o Real estate agent Making profit Racial steering: refers to the practice engaged in by some property owners, brokers, and managers of steering white home and apartment seekers into white areas, while steering equally creditworthy black prospects into black and racially changing areas o Still seen today o Whites tend to live in areas with low poverty...
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2011 for the course SOC 1 taught by Professor Mindyromero during the Summer '06 term at UC Davis.
- Summer '06