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2014

September 12, 2014: Wasington City Paper: Arts Commission Will Remove “Junk”-Looking 5×5 Installation in Anacostia

September 11, 2014: Washington City Paper: Marion Barry on Anacostia Art Project "It Looks Like Junk" 

September 10, 2014: Congress Heights on the Rise: WCP | Why Anacostia Residents Are Calling 311 Over This Art Installation

September 10, 2014: Washington City Paper: Why Anacostia Residents Are Calling 311 Over This Art Installation 

September 3, 2014: dcist: Grosso Proposes Creating Separate Council Committee For Housing

August 20, 2014: The Washington Post: Park Southern is a federal case

August 20, 2014: WAMU News: IRS Seizes Financial Records For Park Southern Apartment Buildings In D.C.

August 19, 2014: SF Gate: IRS reviewing records from D.C. housing complex

August 19, 2014: Helena Independent Record: IRS reviewing records from D.C. housing complex 

August 19, 2014: St. Louis Post-Dipatch: IRS reviewing records from D.C. housing complex

August 19, 2014: 4 NBC Washington: IRS Agents Seize Records at Park Southern Apartments

August 19, 2014: WTOP: IRS reviewing records from D.C. housing complex

August 19, 2014: Times Daily: IRS reviewing records from D.C. housing complex

August 19, 2014: My FOXdc: IRS reviewing records from D.C. housing complex

August 19, 2014: Washington Times: IRS reviewing records from D.C. housing complex

August 19, 2014: Washington City Paper | Loose Lips: IRS Agents Seize Files at Park Southern Housing Complex

August 19, 2014: The Washington Post: IRS reviewing records from DC housing complex

August 19, 2014: The Washington Post: IRS seizes records of D.C. housing complex and backer to Democratic mayoral nominee

August 18, 2014: Congress Heights on the Rise: WASHPO | D.C. housing complex’s decline raises questions about management, politics

August 13, 2014: Washington City Paper | Loose Lips: How Will Phinis Jones and Park Southern Play in the Mayoral Election?

August 13, 2014: Washington City Paper | Housing Complex: Neighbors Back Affordable Housing for 1125 Spring Road, Despite Tension

August 12, 2014: WAMU News: Conditions At Park Southern Apartments In Southeast D.C. Becoming Political Issue

August 12, 2014: WJLA ABC7: D.C. attorney general asks court to mandate sale of crumbling Park Southern Apartments

August 11, 2014: The Washington Post: City wants troubled Park Southern Apartments sold, citing mismanagement

August 8, 2014: Washington City Paper | Housing Complex: City Inquiries Shed Light on Museum Square Owner’s Reversal

August 7, 2014: District Source: 124 Units of Affordable, Homeless Housing to North Capitol NE

August 7, 2014: Washington City Paper | Loose Lips: Political Operative At Center of Park Southern Scandal Sues the District

August 7, 2014: The Washington Post: Company of Phinis Jones, key Bowser ally, sues D.C. over Park Southern contract 

August 7, 2014: CABB Newsletter: CABB’s Success Story: Purchase of a First Time Home in Washington, DC

August 6, 2014: The Washington Post: Black, Asian residents unite to save low-income building near Chinatown

August 5, 2014: Washington City Paper | Housing Complex: Museum Square Tenants Get a Reprieve From Demolition, Eviction

July 31 2014: The Washington Post: Jonetta Rose Barras: It’s soccer vs. affoardable housing in the District

July 31, 2014: The Washington Post: When separate doors for the poor are more than they seem

July 28, 2014: District Source: Museum Square Tenants Exercising TOPA Rights for 401 K St. NW

July 25, 2014: The Washington Post: Park Southern mess should get D.C. Council hearing, David Catania says

July 25, 2014: WAMU News: Catania Asks Bowser To Return Money Linked To Troubled Housing Complex

July 23, 2014: The Washington Post: Jonetta Rose Barras: Plenty of blame to go around on Park Southern controversy

July 18, 2014: Washington City Paper | Loose Lips: Bowser Won’t Hold a Hearing on Missing Park Southern Money

July 18, 2014: E Property Classifieds: City Solicits Developers for 27 Vacant Properties

July 18, 2014: Washington City Paper | Housing Complex: City Solicits Developers for 27 Vacant Properties

July 18, 2014: The Washington Post: Bowser defends her actions in Park Southern takeover controversy

July 18, 2014: The Washington Post: Colbert King: Is Muriel Bowser going to bat for the taxpayers or her backers?

July 16, 2014: My FOXdc: Investigation looking into problems at DC’s Park Southern Housing complex

July 16, 2014: 4 NBC Washington: Financial Dealings at Park Southern Apartment Complex Under Investigation

July 16, 2014: Washington City Paper | Loose Lips: Much of “Missing” Park Southern Money Has Been Spent, Former Manager Claims

July 16, 2014: The Washington Post: D. C. officials turn to Bowser supporter for answers in Park Southern controversy

July 14, 2014: Washington City Paper | Loose Lips: Catania Pushes for Council Investigation of Housing Complex Tied to Bowser Backers

July 14, 2014: The Washington Post: Aiming to quiet critics, Muriel Bowser requests investigations of Park Southern

July 14, 2014: Catania for Mayor: Bowser Refuses to Ask Questions About How Over $1 Million In Affordable Housing Money Went Missing

July 14, 2014: The Washington Post: Gray campaign accuses head of Park Southern nonprofit of ‘double dealing’

July 13, 2014: The Washington Post: D.C. housing complex’s decline raises questions about management, politics

July 9, 2014: Washington City Paper | Housing Complex: Bull in Chinatown: Developer Tells Section 8 Tenants to Pay Up or Get Out

June 26, 2014: issuu.com: Housing Expo Attracts First-Time Homebuyers 

June 24, 2014: Washington Informer: DC Housing Expo Attracts First-Time Homebuyers

June 16, 2014: Washington  Blade: What D.C. landlords, tenants should know about TOPA

June 2014: Washington Informer’s Homeownership Supplement. DHCD, Keeping DC Affordable for All

June 4, 2013: The Washington Post.com: D.C. Housing Expo and Home Show is set for June 21

May 22, 2014: Washington Business Journal: 16 Ways D.C. can change how it does business with businesses

May 22, 2014: Congress Heights on the Rise: In Pictures | CREW DC Anacostia Tour

May 14, 2014: Congress Heights on the Rise: May 20 | Anacostia Neighborhood Development Tour + Q & A

May 14, 2014: Washington Post: Jonetta Rose Barras: Want more affordable housing? Remember the renters

May 13, 2014: Washington City Paper | Housing Complex: Which D.C. Neighborhoods Were Gentrifying in 1979?

May 13, 2014: Greater Greater Washington.org: In 1979, was your neighborhood "sound or distressed"?

May 1, 2014: CNHED: Why DC should invest in HPAP

April 24, 2014: Washington City Paper | Housing Complex: The Benefits (Mostly) of Moving Families From High-Poverty Neighborhoods

April 16, 2014: The Washington Post.com: Under zoning code, few restrictions on what can be built on NE property

April 9, 2014: World News.com: DC to buy Anacosta Metro Site for $1.5M

April 9, 2014: Washington Business Journal: D.C. to buy Anacostia Metro site for $1.5M

April 9, 2014: Nixon Peabody: Metro and DHCD Cooperating for Potential Affordable  Housing

April 8, 2014: World News.com: Release the 2014 Notice of Funding Availability (District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency)

April 3, 2014: Dcist: Gray’s FY15 Features Large Investment In Schools, Affordable Housing

March 31, 2014: Greater Greater Washington.org: To preserve or redevelop? One man will soon decide for a key Anacostia site

March 22, 2014: The Washington Post: In D.C.mayor’s race, Vincent Gray has secret weapon: Support of growing ex-prisoner vote

Spring 2014: Affordable Housing News: Affordable Housing That Lasts

March 14, 2014: Greater Greater Washington.org: East of the River neighborhoods rebrand themselves as CHASE

March 5, 2014: Greater Greater Washington.org: DC’s mayoral candidates voice ideas for affordable housing

February 25, 2014: The Washington Post: Transcript: Muriel Bowser on economic development

February 18, 2014: Greater Greater Washington.org: Plans to redevelop Anacostia’s Big K site hinge on two historic houses?

February 12, 2014: Afro: D.C.’s Inclusionary Zoning Affordable Housing Program Finding Success

February 11, 2011: The Washington Post.com: Debate over Anacostia houses focuses on preservation, commercial development

February 11, 2014: Enterprise: Co-ops preserve affordable housing in rapidly changing neighborhoods

January 24, 2014: HillRag.com:  Inclusionary Zoning Lottery and Orientation

January 9, 2014: dc.urbanturf.com: First-Timer Primer: DC’s Home Buyer Assistance Programs

January-February 2014: Green Building & Design: Empowered House

January 8, 2014: Washington Post:  D. C.'s Lincoln Heights waits for renewal as city's affordable-housing strategy languishes


2013

December 24, 2013 : Washington Post: My First Apartment | Income restrictions prove to be obstacle in housing search

December 20, 2013: Greater Greater Washington.org: Can affordable housing create wealth and stay affordable?  

December 19, 2013: WashingtonCityPaper.com:  Zoning, inclusionary

December 19, 2013: WashingtonCityPaper.com:  Housing, affordable

December 17, 2013: Broadwayworld.com: Somerset Development Company, National Housing Trust-Enterprise Preservation Corporation, Jonathan Rose Companies and the Rose Green Cities Fund Purchase Channel Square A

December 15, 2013: Asian Fortune: OAPIA Supports Asian American Businesses Through New Initiatives

December 11, 2013: The Washington Post.com: Developers purchase Channel Square Apartments in SW, plan 'green' renovations

December 4, 2013: dc.curbed.com: DC's First Passive House Unveiled; The FBI Is So Over Hoover

November 26, 2013: Washington City Paper | Housing Complex:  Adams Morgan’s Funkiest House Is About to Realize Its Dream

November 20, 2013: Washington Informer: Gray, City Officials Announce $187 Million Investment in Affordable Housing

November 20, 2013: Congress Heights on the Rise:  Hey Anacostia – you are getting 180 new units “affordable” housing! Aren’t you happy?!

November 20, 2013: Washington City Paper | Housing Complex: Where That $187 Million for Affordable Housing is Coming From, and How It’ll Be Spent

November 12, 2013: East of the River DC News:  L’Enfant Trust Begins Restoration of Historic Anacostia Homes

November 6, 2013: RealEstateRama:  DHCD Opens Public Comment Period on its Draft Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing

November 2, 2013: TheSouthwester.com: For Sale? For Redevelopment

October 31, 2013: Urban Turf: Boutique Condos in Eckington Offer Luxury Amenities 

October 30, 2013: Washington Post:  In survey, Washington’s real estate industry sees “severe” affordable housing shortage

October 13, 2013: Eastoftheriverdcnews.com: Big K Opposed by Community | Historic Review Board Rejects Latest Plan

October 8, 2013: The Washington Informer: Campaign Helps Minorities Recognize Housing Discrimination

October 7, 2013: Curbed: Big K Plans Rejected

October 4, 2013: WashingtonCityPaper.com: Housing Complex | Historic Preservation Board Rejects Big K Plans

October 3, 2013: Washington City Paper.com: Housing Complex | Fee Cycle

October 2, 2013: TheSouthwester.com: DC Launches Community Plan for SW

September 25, 2013: Curbed: Inclusionary Zoning Progress

September 24, 2013: WashingtonCityPaper.com:  This D.C. Affordable Housing Program is a Bargain. So Why’s It Underfunded?

September 24, 2013: HillRag.com: Inclusionary Zoning Lottery Offers Opportunities for Affordable Housing Purchase and Rental

September 24, 2013: GreaterGreaterWashington.org: Inclusionary Zoning making slow progress

September 18, 2013: WashingtonCityPaper.com:  Housing Complex | On Affordable Housing, the Feds Pull Back Their Helping Hand 

September 11, 2013: WashingtonCityPaper.com: Housing Complex | Rental Block

Septermber 10, 2013: EatShopLiveAnacostia.com: DHCD Update | Big K Site Development Update

September 9, 2013: WashingtonCityPaper.com:  Housing Complex | The Two Sides of Tax Lien Sales 

September 5, 2013: Washington City Paper: Housing Complex | Big K Plans Draw Jeers From Anacostia Crowd

September 5, 2013: CongressHeightsontheRise.com: HOUSING COMPLEX | Big K Plans Draw Jeers From Anacostia Crowd

August 20, 2013: Washington City Paper: What Should D.C. Learn From Other Cities’ Inclusionary Zoning? (Not Much.)

August 8, 2013: News Channel 8: News Talk with Bruce DePuyt

August 7, 2013: Washington City Paper: HOUSING COMPLEX | Swap and Go

July 22, 2013: Greater Greater Washington: Long-awaited redevelopment in Anacostia could begin soon

July 10, 2013: Yahoo News:  DC Department of Housing and Community Development, Urban Pace and CAS Riegler Announce the Sale of the First Inclusionary Zoning Home in DC

July 10, 2013: The Sacramento Bee:  DC Department of Housing and Community Development, Urban Pace and CAS Riegler Announce the Sale of the First Inclusionary Zoning Home in DC

July 10, 2013: News9.com: DC Department of Housing and Community Development, Urban Pace and CAS Riegler Announce the Sale of the First Inclusionary Zoning Home in DC

July 10, 2013: Sys-Con Media: DC Department of Housing and Community Development, Urban Pace and CAS Riegler Announce the Sale of the First Inclusionary Zoning Home in DC

July 10, 2013: The Wall Street Journal: DC Department of Housing and Community Development, Urban Pace and CAS Riegler Announce the Sale of the First Inclusionary Zoning Home in DC

July 10, 2013: Washington City Paper: At Long Last, D.C. Sells Its First Inclusionary Zoning Unit

July 3, 2013: Washington Post: Groups fight to overcome lack of affordable housing in D.C. region

July 3, 2013: Washington Post: Where to find affordable homes

July 2, 2013: Washington Business Journal: Lucrative lot: D.C. to put Shaw property on the market

July 2, 2013: Urban Turf: The Pursuit: A Home For 50% Off

June 13, 2013: Wahington City Paper: Report: Zero Inclusionary Zoning Units Sold or Rented as of December

June 12, 2013: Washington Post:  Firings at Latino Economic Development Center trigger ruckus, threaten grants

June 12, 2013: Washington Informer: Maintaining and Preserving DC Homes Is DHCD's Bailiwick

June 12, 2013: Washington City Paper: Lost and Foundering

June 2013: Washington Informer: Homeownwership Supplement [PDF]

June 2013: HUD Sustainable Communities Resource Center: Grantee Spotlight: A Plan to Foster Community Development and Benefit Residents in Southeast DC

 


2012

October 22, 2012: greatergreaterwashington.org: Demolition and Restoration Continues at Big K Site

October 12, 2012: www.expressnightout.com: Tenant Opportunity to Purchase Act Helps Renters Become Owners

July 30, 2012: wamu.org: WAMU Reports on Capital Area Food Bank’s New Facility with Funding Provided by DHCD

July 30, 2012: Washington Post: Capital Area Food Bank Opens New $37M Facility with $15.7M from DHCD

July 25, 2012: dcmud.blogspot.com: DHCD Funded Project Victory Square Opens In Parkside Neighborhood

June 21, 2012: Washington Post: The Washington Post Reports on Lead Safe Washington Program

April 12, 2012: Washington Post: The Washington Post Reports on the 4th Annual Housing Expo

 


2011

March 23, 2011: myfoxdc.com: Fox5 Report on Cardozo High Construction Project - DHCD