washington d.c.

Mortgage Delinquencies Fall in the Third Quarter

A smaller percentage of mortgage holders were delinquent on their payments in the third quarter than in the second quarter, although the percentage of delinquencies remains up from the same period last year.

Wal-Mart: First Chicago, Now Washington?

Wal-Mart apparently has set its sights on Washington, D.C. where a large percentage of its residents live under the poverty line and need discounted groceries and home goods. As luck would have it, more than 11 acres smack in the middle of the city has suddenly become available.