The Next Step in Home Buying

You have determined that you want to purchase a home. You have completed the first and most important step: getting preapproved for a mortgage...

Is Now a Good Time to Buy A Home?

The question, “Is now a good time to buy a home?” has only one real and honest answer.  It depends. Among other things; it depends...

Focusing on Kitchen and Baths Can Hasten Home Sale

To Carol Harriston, preparing a home for sale is an art. As many sellers know who have found their homes on the real estate market...

Spring Cleaning and Spring Pest Proofing Go Hand in Hand

(NewsUSA) - As the ritual of spring cleaning nears with every slightly warmer and longer day, many homeowners will look to home organizational trends...

Fresh Paint Can Be A Difference-Maker When Selling Your Home

Unless you’ve been living on a desert island, you know how tough it is to sell a home these days. In some neighborhoods, “For...

Mayor Gray’s Latest Program Provides Furniture to Homeless Veterans

Mayor Vincent Gray and D.C. Office of Veterans Affairs (OVA) director, Matt Cary, recently announced a furniture-donation program for homeless veterans and their families...

Howard Awarded $10,000 Grant from Home Depot

Howard University was recently awarded a $10,000 grant for on campus improvements for finishing as a finalist in the Home Depot 2011 “Retool Your...

Graduate School USA Signs On as first Major Tenant of New Waterfront Project

Continuing with the design to revitalize Washington, D.C.’s Southwest Waterfront, mayor Vincent Gray announced on March 10 that Graduate School USA signed an agreement...

Double Whammy: Blacks in the Grip of Foreclosure/Wage-Concession Vice

African Americans may find themselves in the middle of a potentially devastating financial squeeze play, disproportionately pressed from one side by foreclosures tied to...

Website Searches for Nation’s Strangest Homes

As part of their efforts to compile a list of the nation’s top 10 most unusual homes, toptenrealestatedeals.com is scouring local cities searching for...

District Property Tax Sale Begins Sept. 20

More than 6,100 commercial and residential properties with outstanding tax liens will be up for public auction beginning Sept. 20 during the city’s annual...

Harvard University Releases Housing Report

As victims of the housing market continue to look for signs of hope, on June 14 Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies released...