HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan Answers Your Questions

chart of home value by race

[UPDATE, 2 p.m. EST: The live stream event has ended but video of the town hall is viewable below.] Join today's town hall meeting here with the Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan as he addresses -- via live stream viewable below -- the issues surrounding minority access to housing. The 1 p.m. EST (10 a.m. PST) meeting at Zillow headquarters in Seattle follows the release Jan. 16 of the real estate media company's report on trends in housing among the races in the U.S.

The research by the AOL Real Estate partner found differences ranging from access to financing to (as seen in the chart at right) the depreciation of home values. Questions for the town hall meeting that Zillow is co-hosting with the National Urban League can be submitted at Zillow's Facebook page or by tweeting to @Zillow using the hashtag #BuildingEquality.

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