4 Tips to Spruce Up for Less

If you're looking to make a big change around the house, tidying up can make all the difference.

How to Make Your Dream Home a Reality

Spring is peak home-buying season, but for some, a low credit score may make it difficult for their dream home to become a reality.

Home Safety Month: New Ways to Protect Your Family

June, which is Home Safety Month, is a great opportunity to learn how to use new technology in order to help protect your family.

What to Keep in Mind When Updating Home Flooring

Updating your home flooring? From durability to style to color, there are many things to consider — and you'll want to be sure these elements match your family's lifestyle.

Home-Hunting Tips In a Seller's Market

It may be a seller's market, but with smart research, foresight and planning, you can make a wise purchase.

Renters, Homebuyers, Homeowners Save Money

As a member of America's Homeowners Alliance, HomeFree-USA welcomes you to sign up for free through June 30.

The Importance of Credit Scores and Homeownership

A good credit score is something to which everyone should aspire as it's one of the key determinants when one seeks to borrow money — and getting a low rate when you do.

A Black Millennial Homeowner's Journey

One 24-year-old from Alabama Avenue in southeast D.C. recently made his first step to building wealth for his family.

The Power of Attorney and Why We All Need One

Each person after the age of 18, the legal age of adulthood, should have a Power of Attorney document in place.

D.C. Council Votes to Increase Hourly Minimum Wage to $15

The District of Columbia has taken a big step in its fight to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour.

Where Did the Black Banks Go?

America has half as many black-owned banks as existed 15 years ago.

MGM National Harbor Welcomes Pappas Crabcakes, Shake Shack

Renowned Maryland-based Pappas Crabcakes and Danny Meyer's Shake Shack will join MGM National Market, the casino resort's lineup of casual restaurants, at National Harbor in Oxon Hill.

Industrial Bank Names New Chief Financial Officer

Lisa Porter has been selected as the new senior vice president and chief financial officer of the D.C.-based Industrial Bank.

Barry Summer-Jobs Program Put 14K Youths to Work: Report

A newly-released review of the Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment Program shows that 13,969 youth between the ages of 14 and 24 participated in the program last summer, with expenditures totaling $19.3 million.

D.C. Mayor Kicks Off 'June Housing Bloom' Initiative

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has launched the first annual June Housing Bloom, a monthlong initiative that focuses on affordable housing and the revitalization of neighborhoods across the city.