DC bill would change value of property seized by eminent domain (Washington Post) Bill allows booted owners to use tax assessment to help determine property value.
Mayor Gray fails a neighborhood (Hill is Home) In a neighborhood presentation on Reservation 13, Gray fails a test of leadership and irks a neighborhood waiting for redevelopment.
Donohoe Building in SW slated for default (CityBiz) 400 6th St., SW, currently owned by a Kuwaiti-based real estate advisory service and leased to the District government, is near a default.
D.C. cancels search for firm to overhaul property tax system (Business Journal) The search for a firm to modernize the property tax system has been called off, after identifying a firm led by Jeffrey Thompson.
A bit more construction on N. Capitol Street in NoMa (Washington Post) 500 N. Capitol is being renovated and glassed, with a law firm scheduled to anchor the building.