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US housing recovery appears to be back on track

Housing recovery accelerates as sales of existing homes rise for a 4th straight month

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 08:00pm EDT

Giant's City Market at O store wins design award

The Giant at O Street Market in D.C.'s Shaw neighborhood opened to "oohs and ahhs" last fall, with its historic two-story architecture, wine and beer bar and huge selection of prepared foods. Now it's been recognized with a national design award.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 05:39pm EDT

High-end apartments are crowding out the affordable in D.C.

There's been a lot of apartment construction in the District in the last few years, but most of it is at the high end of the market. And that has led to a dearth of more affordable housing.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 07:43am EDT

SB-Urban goes micro again, this time in Blagden Alley

The project will offer "small-unit" (SB-Urban does not use the term "micro") furnished rental apartments "with distinctive shared living spaces for people who live a very urban and career-prioritized lifestyle."

Monday - 08/18/2014, 02:22pm EDT

Haves, have-nots divided by apartment poor doors

NYC apartment buildings that divide haves from have-nots with poor doors spur economic debate

Monday - 08/18/2014, 01:56pm EDT

US homebuilder confidence rises in August

Confidence among US homebuilders climbs to highest level since January; sales outlook improves

Monday - 08/18/2014, 01:04pm EDT

Report: Loudoun County's income growth drives D.C.-area's economy

A Northern Virginia county is driving the area's economy, according to a new report -- a week after it was named one of the best counties in the United States.

Monday - 08/18/2014, 05:46am EDT

Some homes sit on the market, others are snatched up in the D.C. area .... why?

Eldad Moraru, Long & Foster

Sunday - 08/17/2014, 01:43pm EDT

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Planning director: Affordable housing key for downtown Bethesda

Montgomery County Planning Director Gwen Wright went on WAMU's "The Kojo Nnamdi Show" Thursday and reiterated the agency's hope for more affordable housing and better public spaces in the future downtown Bethesda.

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 03:00pm EDT

JBG proposes 290 apartments, two stories of retail next to Nationals Park

The JBG Cos. has filed plans with the D.C. Zoning Commission for a 13-story, 290-unit apartment building immediately north of Nationals Park, with two levels of retail and three levels of below-grade parking.

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 12:05pm EDT

Area counties among the nation's most desirable

A California-based Internet real estate company has picked its top 10 counties in the United States, and four of them are in our area.

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 05:17am EDT

Kent Island manor hits the auction block

Conquest Manor, on the the southern end of Kent Island, will go up for auction this Saturday. Check out photos of this Chesapeake Bay home.

Monday - 08/11/2014, 03:17pm EDT

Radford University president to get historic home

Radford University president to move into renovated historic home

Monday - 08/11/2014, 07:19am EDT

Developer to break ground on $10M industrial building in Ashburn

Speculative commercial real estate development has lost some of its favor these days, with all but a few projects moving forward, only in the right locations.

Friday - 08/08/2014, 02:28pm EDT

Micro units in Georgetown: The new-look Latham

It was last October when we first reported that Georgetown's Latham Hotel may go micro-residential. Now we can say for certain the Latham Hotel will go micro-residential. And we have a good idea of what the building will look like.

Thursday - 08/07/2014, 05:46pm EDT

It's not a typo: Apartments in The Woodley priced at up to $12,000 a month

The JBG Cos. sold its 212-unit The Woodley apartments by the Woodley Park Metro for a record-setting $195 million, or roughly $920,000 per unit earlier this year.

Tuesday - 08/05/2014, 11:42am EDT

D.C. has fifth lowest average closing costs in nation

D.C. may be one of the most expensive U.S. cities in which to live, but a new report by personal finance website Bankrate shows the District has the fifth lowest mortgage closing costs.

Monday - 08/04/2014, 12:14pm EDT

Tips for landlords looking to invest in rental properties

Ron Sitrin, Long & Foster

Sunday - 08/03/2014, 01:29pm EDT

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Singer John Denver's former Aspen home for sale

Singer John Denver's former Aspen home for sale; asking price is $10.8 million

Saturday - 08/02/2014, 02:10pm EDT
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