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For best mortgage rate, 740 is the new 720

The credit score bar is rising for home buyers seeking the best mortgage rates, according to real estate data firm Zillow Inc.

Thursday - 09/26/2013, 10:46am EDT

Tags: mortgage, qualifying for a mortgage, home loan,

Baby boomers will impact housing for decades to come

For decades, baby boomers have dominated the market place. Now, as the youngest members of the post-World War II generation reach retirement, they continue to play a vital role in the Washington region's housing market.

Tuesday - 08/13/2013, 05:22am EDT

Tags: housing market, baby boomers, housing, Hank Silverberg

Houston developer plans Shady Grove apartments

Houston-based The Hanover Co. has acquired 6.9 acres at Shady Grove in Rockville and plans a 366-unit apartment project.

Monday - 08/05/2013, 10:16am EDT

Tags: Shady Grove, apartments, Meridian Group, Hanover Co., Shady Grove Executive Center

D.C. collects $6.6M during tax sale, more than $18M still owed

The District sold the liens to 965 properties during its recently concluded tax auction, collecting more than $6 million in back taxes on real estate ranging from condos to dilapidated rowhouses to stately mansions.

Tuesday - 07/30/2013, 05:24pm EDT

Tags: D.C., liens, tax sale,

New York-style apartments coming to NW D.C.

Are D.C. apartment dwellers ready for New York-style, matchbox-sized apartments? One of the Big Apple's largest residential landlords, Aria Development Group, is betting $32 million on it.

Tuesday - 07/02/2013, 03:49pm EDT

Tags: Aria Development Group, apartments, International Monetary Fund, Dupont Circle, Washington Circle, D.C., housing,

Washington sixth most expensive housing market

It might not be noticeable to anyone buying a house or condominium in the Washington area, but the region has slipped out of the top five most expensive markets.

Thursday - 06/27/2013, 05:06pm EDT

Tags: housing, home prices, sprawl & crawl,

4,500 properties totaling $38.2M in back taxes on D.C. tax sale list

The D.C. tax sale list, featuring some 4,500 properties with back taxes totaling $38.2 million, was released Tuesday ahead of the mid-July auction.

Wednesday - 06/19/2013, 02:52pm EDT

Tags: tax sale

What rising home sales mean for the D.C. area

Sales of homes in the U.S. are at their highest level in 3 years, rising 9.7 percent in the last 12 months. And the D.C. area is experiencing the same surge.

Friday - 05/24/2013, 10:22am EDT

Tags: real estate market, homebuyers, Dwell Residential Brokerage, sales, Rachel Nania

D.C. home values tripled in two decades

When stacked against states, no state comes close to long-term appreciation of home values in the District, where prices have nearly tripled in the last 22 years.

Thursday - 05/23/2013, 02:15pm EDT

Tags: D.C., home values, Federal Housing Finance Agency

Toll Brothers Inc. pays $30.1 million for NoMa site

Horsham, Pa.-based homebuilder Toll Brothers Inc. has paid $30.1 million for a development site in NoMa, the publicly traded company's second development acquisition in the District as it seeks to expand its footprint in the Washington region.

Thursday - 05/09/2013, 09:36am EDT

Tags: NoMa, Toll Brothers,

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