Arlington, Va. - Bank and thrift institutions have greatly stepped up efforts to deliver more mortgages to members of minority groups and low- to moderate-income households, according to a survey by a Consumer Bankers Association.

Of 130 respondents, 93.8% said they have programs to increase home loans to those groups. "While this is a slight increase from the previous two years surveys, the number of responding institutions increased from 102 in 1993," the announcemnent said.

Subscribe Now

Access to authoritative analysis and perspective and our data-driven report series.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.