Dina ElBoghdady

ReporterWashington, D.C.

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

  • Sep 19, 2014

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

  • Sep 17, 2014

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

  • Sep 16, 2014

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

  • Sep 11, 2014

About 41 percent of renters feel they don’t have good enough credit to qualify for a mortgage, and may not apply for one, new research says.

  • Sep 8, 2014

Many would-be borrowers are ‘boxed out’ from loans. Lenders blame muddled regulations.

  • Sep 6, 2014

Two studies show that homeownership rates for immigrants did not suffer -- and may have increased -- in the recession’s aftermath.

  • Aug 27, 2014

A full housing recovery appears to remain just out of reach.

  • Aug 25, 2014

A full housing recovery appears to remain just out of reach.

  • Aug 25, 2014

The bank agreed to lower the mortgage balances of some “underwater” borrowers. That could mean taxes on forgiven debt.

  • Aug 21, 2014
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About
Dina ElBoghdady reports on housing for The Washington Post. 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.
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