When Joyce Ayaribire, a clinical technician at Inova Hospital and single mother of two boys, wanted to leave her Alexandria, Va., apartment because she was concerned about the safety of the neighborhood, she didn’t think purchasing a home would be an option.

WASHINGTON — District of Columbia real estate investor and developer Brian Friedman says he will bid to acquire the lease to Donald Trump’s 263-room luxury hotel in downtown Washington, a project that has generated ethical controversies for the president since he entered office.

As technology continues to evolve, so does the increasing number of options for those looking to modernize their homes. Looking for smart updates for your home? Here are some cutting-edge innovations to help make your life a little bit easier.

Winter doesn’t mean bone-chilling temperatures everywhere, but it can mean gray skies, more rain and certainly shorter days due to darkness descending early. Yet, there are many ways to counteract those blah-bah-humbug feelings and add a warm, cozy feeling and sense of conviviality indoors —…

This year saw weak annual gains in luxury home prices, new tax proposals on million-dollar properties, and restrictions for foreign investors. But that didn’t stop luxury homebuyers in the U.S. from shelling out upwards of $100 million apiece for mansions, penthouses, and beachside properties.

A fresh coat of paint can go a long way in transforming your space — and what better time to start than heading into a new year? Here’s what you need to know to set your budget and complete a job well done.

Out with the old; in with the new. Ushering in a new year signals new trends. From shopping the home decor shows and stores, some clear trends for 2020 have emerged. Here’s a list of 10 hot 2020 home decor trends.

Touring model homes can be a great way to see the latest trends in housing, get interior design inspiration and learn about the layout and features you like — or don’t. If you’re a serious buyer, you’ll need to pay more attention to the details before you narrow down your choice of home.

Holidays bring the most wonderful hosting opportunities. I find such joy in putting together the perfect table and decking my halls to the fullest in anticipation of my nearest and dearest joining me for some festive fun.

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