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    Spring Cleaning and Spring Pest Proofing Go Hand in Hand

    (NewsUSA) - As the ritual of spring cleaning nears with every slightly warmer and longer day, many homeowners will look to home organizational trends to kick start their list of projects. No matter which...

    Fresh Paint Can Be A Difference-Maker When Selling Your Home

    Unless you’ve been living on a desert island, you know how tough it is to sell a home these days. In some neighborhoods, “For Sale” signs are as common as mailboxes. And the challenge...

    Mayor Gray’s Latest Program Provides Furniture to Homeless Veterans

    Mayor Vincent Gray and D.C. Office of Veterans Affairs (OVA) director, Matt Cary, recently announced a furniture-donation program for homeless veterans and their families who live in Washington, D.C. Through the program, Fort McNair...

    Howard Awarded $10,000 Grant from Home Depot

    Howard University was recently awarded a $10,000 grant for on campus improvements for finishing as a finalist in the Home Depot 2011 “Retool Your School” Campus Improvement Grant Program. The famed Washington, D.C. university...

    Graduate School USA Signs On as first Major Tenant of New Waterfront Project

    Continuing with the design to revitalize Washington, D.C.’s Southwest Waterfront, mayor Vincent Gray announced on March 10 that Graduate School USA signed an agreement to establish what will be called the Center for Education...

    Double Whammy: Blacks in the Grip of Foreclosure/Wage-Concession Vice

    African Americans may find themselves in the middle of a potentially devastating financial squeeze play, disproportionately pressed from one side by foreclosures tied to the ongoing U.S. mortgage crisis and constricted on the other...

    District Property Tax Sale Begins Sept. 20

    More than 6,100 commercial and residential properties with outstanding tax liens will be up for public auction beginning Sept. 20 during the city’s annual tax sale. Last year, during the mandated annual event, 1,068 liens...

    Website Searches for Nation’s Strangest Homes

    As part of their efforts to compile a list of the nation’s top 10 most unusual homes, toptenrealestatedeals.com is scouring local cities searching for residences that are quirky, unique or extremely unusual. The final list...

    Harvard University Releases Housing Report

    As victims of the housing market continue to look for signs of hope, on June 14 Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies released its “State of the Nation's Housing 2010” report. But for...

    Cash for Caulkers

    WASHINGTON (AP) _ Homeowners could collect thousands of dollars in Cash for Caulkers rebates for renovating their homes with better insulation and energy-saving windows and doors under a new economic stimulus bill the House...

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