District of DeBonis: Housing


Posted at 03:57 PM ET, 04/09/2014

‘NIMBYism’ could keep D.C. General shelter open, Gray says

Community concerns would make it difficult to open enough smaller facilities across the city to compensate for its loss, he said.

By Mike DeBonis  |  03:57 PM ET, 04/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Housing, Politics

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 08/16/2013

The high cost of D.C. housing

A report from the Center for Housing Policy shows how the region's housing prices are getting increasingly out of whack with residents' incomes.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:14 AM ET, 08/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMorning Links, Economy, Housing

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 08/09/2013

Still waiting for affordable housing

A redevelopment of D.C. Housing Authority headquarters is unlikely to do much for displaced residents.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:52 AM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMorning Links, Housing

Posted at 07:37 PM ET, 02/25/2013

Federal cutbacks could worsen D.C.'s affordable housing crunch

Should federal 'sequestration' proceed, cuts in housing assistance to D.C.'s lowest-income residents could make an already difficult problem even worse.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:37 PM ET, 02/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Housing, Politics, The Hill

Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 11/29/2012

Marion Barry's crusade against rental housing moves to St. Elizabeths

The Ward 8 council member wants homeowners, not renters, on the St. Elizabeths campus.

By Mike DeBonis  |  01:23 PM ET, 11/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Housing, Politics