Curb appeal gets real

Curb appeal is one of those “intuitive” topics that only gets media attention once, maybe twice a year.  If you search the internet, you’d find millions of websites that talk about curb appeal.  Becau…

CCA and your housing budget

Saving the planet and acting environmentally ethical is good.  But there is a truth that human behavior is unpredictable.  Even in the face of the speculative disastrous effects of climate change, con…

A word about millennials

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich’s recent remark about millennials and housing doesn’t just speak volumes about politics and elected officials, but possibly reveals the future of housing and bu…

Rockville adjusts MPDUs

In the hope of making the City’s expensive apartments more affordable to residents, the Rockville mayor and council decided Monday to change the standards for affordable housing units to make them ava…

Interfaith Works opening

The daily shoulder-to-shoulder throngs of people waiting for Interfaith Works Clothing Center in Rockville to open its doors each morning is finally a thing of the past. With Monday’s ribbon-cutting, …

Tower Oaks project approved

ROCKVILLE – The City Council unanimously approved a proposal to construct up to 375 new housing units along the east side of Preserve Parkway.
The vote, one of the last done by the council before begi…