Dina ElBoghdady
Reporter

Dina ElBoghdady reports on consumer regulatory issues, including food safety, privacy and consumer product safety. Before joining the Post, ElBoghdady covered Capitol Hill and then the auto industry for the Washington bureau of the Detroit News. She had also worked in the Orange County Register’s Washington bureau, writing about the county’s congressional delegation. ElBoghdady’s first job in journalism was at States News Service, where she reported on Congress for several California newspapers.

Latest by Dina ElBoghdady

What Julian Castro and Henry Cisneros share in common beyond their jobs in HUD and San Antonio

What Julian Castro and Henry Cisneros share in common beyond their jobs in HUD and San Antonio

In the same job nearly two decades apart, both are championing homeownership.

A look at who did (and didn’t) get mortgages in the boom, bust and after

A look at who did (and didn’t) get mortgages in the boom, bust and after

Hispanics and African Americans entered the housing market when it was priciest, and got shut out when home prices dropped, Urban Institute analysis says.

How Julian Castro plans to lower your rent and help you buy a home

How Julian Castro plans to lower your rent and help you buy a home

In his first public policy speech since taking over at HUD, Castro pushed to expand homeownership and combat the nation’s “rental housing crisis.“

Why mortgage rates did not rise as expected this year

Why mortgage rates did not rise as expected this year

Economic conditions and political turmoil overseas kept mortgage rates from rising, and they remain at their lowest levels for the year.