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Long Lines for Mortgage Loans

Louisiana: The State We're In

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Collection:LPB

Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1979-09-14

Duration: 00:10:46

Subjects: MORTGAGES | Public Mortgage Finance Authorities | Housing market

Contributors:

  • Blome, Ron Host
  • Gray, Charles Speaker
  • Reilly, Kevin Interviewee
  • Ross, William Speaker
  • Traigle, Joe Interviewee
  • Karns, Barry Interviewee

Description

This segment from the September 14, 1979, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on the long lines of people in New Orleans and Shreveport waiting to obtain loans from the Public Mortgage Finance Authorities. This report also touches on the issue of whether local governments should be involved in the mortgage lending business. Host: Ron Blome