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The Fed Created a DC Home Buyers Market, Then Priced Non-Cash Buyers Out As mortgage interest rates inflated, the DC market slowed, offering buyers a rare opportunity... but they quickly found that higher rates meant tighter lending conditions and huge payment hikes. With the Fed repeatedly dismi...
WASHINGTON DC: When Meredith, of Mere & Co., and design guru of popular Dogwood Interiors, embarked on a quest to find a perfect work of art for the firm's newest renovation project in Cathedral Heights, her search ended at the door of noted Baltimore, MD artist BB LaMartina.The Challenge: Create...
INSTALLING A PERSONAL EV CHARGING STATION IN WASHINGTON DC Having a home EV charging station can make charging your vehicle more convenient, efficient, and safe. Here's how District of Columbia residents can streamline the process for installation of an EV charging station on private property. ...
What now??!I was reading the Conference Board's latest update as I wrote my June DC real estate market report, my spirits sinking lower with each paragraph, until.... June 2023 DC Real Estate Market Update The end of May is usually the time when DC real estate prices are jumping with each sale, b...
As the Washington DC real estate market braces itself against higher interest rates, credit tightening, inventory shortages, recession fears and an upcoming election year, the DC Council is beginning the process of redrawing DC school boundaries.It's a term that raises the hackles of home owners ...
DC REAL ESTATE Private Exclusives: The Party You Weren't Invited To “How did I miss that?” When you hear that properties are being bought and sold without ever coming on the market, does it feel like you missed a great private party because you weren't invited? With inventory so tight in the W...
We're heading into spring 2023 in the DC real estate market, and everyone wants to know what to expect. Here's our take:Rates, Inflation & Recession, Oh My!2023 got off to a rocky start with uninspiring reports from the foreboding comments from Fed Chair Powell on March 7th:“If the totality of th...
Just released March CPI Report & latest inflation date - how they'll impact the Fed's decision on rate hikes.Read it at realestateinthedistrict.com
The 2023 DC Real Estate Market vs 2008 The 2023 DC Real Estate Market Isn't a Throwback To 2008 There's nothing like a year of drastic mortgage interest rate hikes on top of breathtaking price increases to bring back bad memories of the 2008 real estate market crash, and its subsequent fallout, w...
A little rate increase, and forecasts for a little more, and a little more, with no definite end in sight.A little more pain and a promise for more to come from Fed Chair Jay Powell after today's FOMC meeting. Today's rate hike of 0.5% lifts the terminal rate projection to 5.1%. It was the 7th an...