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First-Timer Primer: DC's Home Buyer Assistance Programs

First-Timer Primer: DC's Home Buyer Assistance Programs

Lark Turner | Jun 29th

DC's homebuyer assistance programs can be a bit complex. This edition of First-Timer Primer aims to provide some clarity.... read»

First-Timer Primer: Obtaining a Basic Business License For Your Rental

First-Timer Primer: Obtaining a Basic Business License For Your Rental

UrbanTurf Staff | Jun 17th | 20 Comments

Being a landlord in DC involves a bit of paperwork, including obtaining a Basic Business License. Here is how to go about getting one. ... read»

BB&T's CHIP Loan -- The FHA Alternative

BB&T's CHIP Loan -- The FHA Alternative

UrbanTurf Sponsor | Mar 19th

BB&T’s Community Homeownership Incentive Program, better known as CHIP, is one of the best alternatives to FHA financing available on the market... read»

Trinidad: The Difference 5 Years Makes

Trinidad: The Difference 5 Years Makes

Shilpi Paul | Feb 15th | 29 Comments

Five years ago, the DC police department was setting up police checkpoints in the Northeast DC neighborhood. Now, homes are selling for upwards of $1 ... read»

Southwest Waterfront: A Neighborhood Where A Change Is Gonna Come

Southwest Waterfront: A Neighborhood Where A Change Is Gonna Come

Amanda Abrams | Dec 2nd | 11 Comments

No neighborhood in the District will likely change more in the next ten years than the Southwest Waterfront. Amanda Abrams explains after the jump. ... read»

Growing Up: H Street's Rapid Restaurant Maturation

Growing Up: H Street's Rapid Restaurant Maturation

Rebecca Cooper | Apr 5th | 10 Comments

The Atlas District has changed a lot since it began redeveloping less than a decade ago; and now it's becoming a bona fide dining destination.... read»

The Essential Guide to Being an Amateur Landlord in DC

The Essential Guide to Being an Amateur Landlord in DC

Lark Turner | Aug 25th

Our guide for amateur landlords who don't really know what they're doing.... read»

267-Unit Residential Project Approved For Arlington's Blue Goose Site

267-Unit Residential Project Approved For Arlington's Blue Goose Site

UrbanTurf Staff | Jan 27th | 2 Comments

On Saturday, the Arlington County Board approved a plan to replace Marymount University's eight-story "Blue Goose" facility with a nine-story office b... read»

NoMa: Evolving from a Brand to a Neighborhood

NoMa: Evolving from a Brand to a Neighborhood

Andrew Siddons | Jun 24th | 4 Comments

The DC neighborhood dubbed NoMa is still terra incognito to those who don’t have a reason to set foot there, but given its proximity to downtown and... read»

The Top 10 DC Zip Codes Where Homes Are Selling Quickest

The Top 10 DC Zip Codes Where Homes Are Selling Quickest

Shilpi Paul | May 15th | 10 Comments

After we reported that homes in the DC area are spending a median of 11 days on the market, we wanted to see how things are playing out in specifics z... read»

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