Burned Out

The fire that killed a 13-year-old girl should have sent housing advocates marching on City Hall. But years of fighting for better code enforcement have left them weary, drained and mute.


City Councilman Bill Perkins introduces a law that would make the city’s program for distressed tax-delinquent buildings more tenant-friendly


Among the new housing proposals coming out of Washington D.C., the surpising–and pleasing–notion that new affording housing units may be funded in the future.