Black, Latino Leaders Support Stronger Regs for Payday, Car-Title Loans

Often consumers have opinions but wonder if anyone is listening. The proposed payday lending rule is a time when the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau not only is listening, but is relying on consumers and organizations to weigh in.

Prince George's Company Recruits EDC to Help Groom Business Owners

More than 50 top executives from small- and mid-sized businesses leasing space from a Prince George's County commercial-property management company gathered Wednesday at the company's Lanham office for expert advice on resources available to expand their businesses.

BUSINESS EXCHANGE: This Land Is Our Land, Too

This land is your land and this land is my land, but Blacks' lands and Whites' lands haven't been treated the same.

Happy Homeownership Month

Wells Fargo is proud to again be title sponsor of this special supplement published by The Washington Informer to display our commitment to helping those who aspire to become sustainable homeowners.

Wells Fargo Launches New Home Loan Program

Building upon their history of responsible lending, Wells Fargo & Company recently launched a new home loan program that will enable more first-time homebuyers and low- to moderate-income consumers to achieve one of the pinnacles of the American dream: homeownership.

Make Sure You Know the Facts from Myths When Seeking to Own a Home

Many Americans say they want to be homeowners and they think now is a good time to buy, but many people may be holding back because of some persistent myths about what it takes to qualify for a loan.

Homeownership Can Be an Important Part of Wealth Planning and Management

For most Americans homeownership is a dream come true. For some consumers, particularly those who have complex income and/or high net worth, a home purchase also is viewed as a very important part of their wealth management strategy.

2016 Prince George's County Housing Fair Returns Saturday, June 11 with New Panels, New Features and a Chance to Win Up to $10,000!

Mark your calendar and make plans to attend the annual Prince George's County Housing Fair on Saturday, June 11.

Housing Expo Spotlights Homeownership Opportunities

D.C. Department of Housing and Community Development will partner with the Greater Washington Urban League and others for a free event in which District residents and business owners can learn more about housing and community development plans.

Community Bank Offers Special Assistance for Washington Home Buyers

With housing costs in greater Washington continuing to climb, homeownership may seem like a distant dream for many Washingtonians. However, Sandy Spring Bank has taken steps to make home ownership more affordable.

Facing Foreclosure? The District of Columbia Can Help

Are you a District homeowner facing foreclosure? If so, the District of Columbia has resources that could help you save your home.

A Reverse Mortgage? What the 'HECM' Is It?

Much has been written about reverse mortgages, both pro and con.

Landscape Improvements: Great for Increasing Home Values

Experts say that when it comes to your home, it doesn't hurt to have the best-looking property on the block.

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.