An economic impact report
The report examines geographic distribution of small business lending around Massachuetts, lending by municipality, lending by industry lender activity.
This report was prepared by the UMass Donahue Institute and the information in text, tables, charts and graphs are the most recently available information as of August 17, 2022.
More Black and Latinx homebuyers in Massachusetts received home purchase mortgages in 2020 than at any time in the last thirty years but the percentage of loans for those same borrowers remain well below their respective share of the population.
Business activity at WMDC-developed areas is estimated to support a total of $2.2 billion in economic output and 8,438 jobs around Massachusetts annually.
Examining issues of housing production, affordability, and accessibility across the Pioneer Valley