Charlene Drew Jarvis (Courtesy photo)
Local Business

Black Real Estate Professionals in D.C. Region Celebrate 20 Years

The D.C.-area African-American real estate community convened Thursday in the District to honor those who have paved a way for economic development throughout the region. The African American Real Estate Professionals celebrated 20 years of groundbreaking achievement during their 12th annual awards gala at the Ronald Reagan International Trade Building in Northwest.
[read more…]

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser speaks at Uber's new East Coast headquarters on Nov. 6 in Northwest during a kickoff event for the city's "Scissors and Shovels Day." (Courtesy of the mayor's office via Twitter)
Local Business

Uber Makes D.C. Its East Coast Home

Uber’s new D.C. headquarters that will serve as a hub for the company’s East Coast operations is the latest addition to city’s business community. The ride-sharing service’s office in Northwest was part of Mayor Muriel Bowser’s kickoff of “Scissors & Shovels Day” on Friday, with ribbon-cuttings for the groundbreaking of seven new developments throughout the city.
[read more…]