Friday’s Must Reads

by Nena Perry-Brown

  • Technical difficulties led DC to lose out on millions in taxes on vacant and blighted properties. — (M. Segraves/NBC4)
  • Pilot program would let DC sample statehood via the open market. — (N. Trigger/GGWash)
  • Fannie and Freddie will purchase fewer second-home mortgages.* — (B. Eisen/A. Ackerman/WSJ)
  • Federal infrastructure plan would serve Amtrak's nationwide expansion and maintenance plans. — (C. Zara/Fast Co)/(L. Lazo/WaPo)*
  • "Black developers call for reckoning in real estate."* — (A. Abrams/WaPo)
  • How College Park accidentally granted developer unwarranted property tax break. — (M. Theis/R1R)
  • All Maryland residents can pre-register for vaccine now; all eligible by month's end. — (J. Moore/WTOP)

*behind paywall

This article originally published at http://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/fridays-must-reads/18080

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