Sixth Annual D.C. Housing Expo/Home Show

This is a great opportunity for everyone to gain knowledge about the many DHCD programs available that can assist with your housing needs.

Introducing the Do-It-Herself Diva

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.

Repair Gurus Karen DeVenaro and Leah Bolden Make Home Improvements Simple, Easy

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.

About Reverse Mortgages

Because a lot of people are unfamiliar with reverse mortgages, there is more than a little skepticism as to the merits of this program.

A Look at Homebuyer Programs

There are several reasons why individuals are hesitant to start the process of purchasing a home.

How Much House Can You Afford?

You can get a very rough estimate of your affordable home price range by multiplying your annual gross income by 2.5.

HUD Kicks Off National Homeownership Month

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development this week kicked off National Homeownership Month by recognizing the critical role owning a home plays in communities across America.

Four Qualities Every New Homebuyer Will Need

If you are thinking about buying your first home, there are definitely certain steps you should be taking to get your finances ready, such as building up your savings and paying off credit card debt. However, there are also certain ...

Homeownership 2014: The Urban League on Homeownership Post-Subprime

The Urban League has assisted many African-Americans in securing loans and embracing the benefits of homeownership.

Recent and Recommended Do-It-Yourself Books

This book contains more than 1,900 practical tips, easy fix-its, touch-ups, and make-rights for keeping your home problem free and preventing costly repairs.

Business Success Planning

As we know, we will not live forever and we may not want or be able to work in the company that we have built forever. We must create the success plan that is able to satisfactorily determine where we ...

Md. State Program Increases Opportunities for Minority-, Women-Owned Businesses

Maryland is enhancing opportunities for small minority- and women-owned businesses to perform as prime contractors on state-funded procurements by adopting new regulations in the Minority Business Enterprise program.

New Restaurants, Retailers to Join National Harbor

National Harbor announced Monday that eight new retailers, restaurants and services will open later this year at the waterfront location.

BUSINESS EXCHANGE: Make Juneteenth a National Holiday

How, and when, do you celebrate blacks' freedom in this country?

D.C.'s Streetcar Project Touted as 'Great' Economic Tool

It's been nearly three years since the D.C. Department of Transportation announced plans for the city's first street car system — in more than a half century — to roll along the H Street corridor in Northeast. But the multimillion-dollar ...