You probably haven’t heard the one about the billionaire industrialist Koch brothers giving a $25 million grant to the United Negro College Fund.
Local residents and minorities have been assured of receiving half the jobs slated for the $925 million MGM National Harbor Casino and Resorts expected to open in Prince George's County in 2016.
Beginning July 1, the minimum wage in the District of Columbia will increase from $8.25 per hour to $9.50 per hour for all workers, regardless of size of employer.
Libi Sprow Rice and Steven Williams have been named to leadership posts with the Executive Leadership Council and Foundation, the preeminent membership organization committed to increasing the number of global black executives in C-Suites, on corporate boards and in global ...
A Northeast D.C. woman was the lucky winner of the House Lottery during Prince George's County 2014 Housing Fair on Saturday.
According to Forbes 2014 ranking of the world's billionaires, Nigerian business magnate Aliko Dangote with a net worth of $25 billion is the world's richest Black. But Bob Johnson is an American worthy of note
During a closed-door meeting with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, a coalition of civil rights groups commended the basketball chief for making a strong statement with the lifetime ban of Los Angeles Clippers’ owner Donald Sterling and expressed the need for ...
For the third consecutive year, Wells Fargo is extremely proud to be the title sponsor of The Washington Informer's Homeownership Month supplement.
When I was young man starting in the banking industry, I fell into the trap of believing the “myths of homeownership.” After years in the mortgage business, I now know a whole lot better and I want to dispel those ...
If you are asking the question should you remain a renter or act on the desire to become a homeowner, here are five benefits to think about while making that decision.
More often than not, residents have confused the D.C. Department of Housing and Community Development with other housing agencies throughout the city. Well, this article will give a clear overview of who DHCD is, and whom it supports and serves.
This is a great opportunity for everyone to gain knowledge about the many DHCD programs available that can assist with your housing needs.
According to a recent survey by the Home Improvement Research Institute, the number of home improvement products purchased by women have increased over the years.
Leah has over 30 years of experience in the construction industry, including 20 years as a journeyman plasterer for a public agency, while Karen is a leading expert on women in trade apprenticeship programs which operate in the public sector.
Because a lot of people are unfamiliar with reverse mortgages, there is more than a little skepticism as to the merits of this program.