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Looking Ahead to 2019 1.15.2019

We are still analyzing the 2018 midterm election results, but one thing is clear: Change is coming to Washington and the face of Congress will look different than ever before.

NHT-Enterprise Celebrates Liberty Place Groundbreaking with Mayor Bowser 6.25.2018

Liberty Place Apartments' groundbreaking ceremony gathered more than 100 community members, public officials and developers as Mayor Muriel Bowser joined in to shovel the first piece of land.

Keeping the Bradford Apartments Affordable Through Energy Efficiency 6.25.2018

A grant from the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development's EmPOWER Multifamily Energy Efficiency and Housing Affordability program helped fund energy efficiency upgrades at the Bradford Apartments, saving the residents a total of $56,000 per year.

Don’t Throw Your Trash Where the Fish Splash 5.21.2018

Few of us routinely think about our personal actions and the quality of our watershed. Why would we? We’re all busy, wrapped up in our daily lives. We don’t consider the impact of the bottle we saw on the ground, the trash that blew by or the soap we used to wash our car. Even though we may not be aware, our actions have a tremendous impact on the quality of stormwater.

Preserving America’s Affordable Rental Housing: The CRA Case 5.21.2018

Preserving affordable rental housing is critical to addressing America’s housing affordability crisis and promoting economic opportunity. Preservation success depends upon policy innovation, mission and low-cost financing. Through the Community Reinvestment Act, banks can play an essential and profitable role in housing preservation.

Keeping Energy Efficiency on the Table 5.21.2018

There’s an expression: “If You’re Not at the Table, You’re on the Menu.” So, what does that have to do with advocating for energy efficiency in affordable housing? Quite a bit, actually.