Monthly Archives: April 2019

Lorraine W Howard, Lesbian Winston-Salem Real Estate Agent

Lorraine W Howard, Lesbian Winston-Salem Real Estate Agent

A Winston-Salem lesbian Realtor, I am a member of the Blue Door Group Real Estate Team within the Wilkinson ERA Real Estate Firm in Winston-Salem. Together we share over 50 years of experience and work to make each transaction a seamless process. Blue Door Group is a proud sponsor of Pride Winston-Salem. See Lorraine W… Read more »

Are Vertical Villages the Future of Real Estate?

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There are mixed-use projects sprouting up all over the country, but so far at least, there is nothing quite like Crosstown Concourse in Memphis, Tenn. It is designed to be a self-contained community — “a vertical urban village” — in a single high-rise building a few blocks north of downtown. Within the 14 stories of… Read more »

Gayborhoods Aren’t Dead

Stonewall - Deposit Photos

Open up a travel guide and you’re likely to see multiple passages about where to find the local “gayborhood,” a neighborhood disproportionately populated by LGBTQ people. In San Francisco, there’s the Castro. In Chicago, you have Boystown. And in Mexico City, there’s Zona Rosa. Walk through any of these neighborhoods, and you’ll discover blocks of… Read more »

STUDY: Same Sex Couples Have Harder Time Getting a Home Loan Because of Mortgage Discrimination

If you’ve found getting a mortgage to be a near-impossible task, there may be a reason: mortgage discrimination. Researchers from Iowa State University’s Ivy College of Business have laid bare a painful but unsurprising truth: when they revealed that same-sex couples are 73% more likely to be denied a mortgage compared to their straight counterparts. … Read more »

Scott Simons – Gay Chicago Mortgage Professional

Scott Simons - Chicago Gay Mortgage Professional

Scott Simons, a Chicago gay Mortgage Professional, is a proud member of Chicago’s LGBTQ community and he brings over 25 years of mortgage banking experience to the closing table.Whether you are a first-time homebuyer or upgrading you can feel comfortable knowing Scott understands the needs and concerns of both traditional and non-traditional families. See Scott’s… Read more »