Markets & Economy

DC in a week: Jan. 11 – Jan. 15

This week's DC news relating to the real estate industry

Need news in a flash? Here's what's happening in your community.Swanepoel releases the Power 200 List of 2016. A few DC-area experts made the list:No. 38 Gerald N. "Jerry" Giovaniello, SVP and Chief Lobbyist, National Association of REALTORS® No. 106 Kevin Wiles, President, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty No. 179 Todd Hetherington, Chief Executive Officer, Century 21 New MillenniumFirst Savings Mortgage Corporation was ranked as the no. 1 lender by volume, closing over $432 million in loans in the District of Columbia, for the second year in a row.Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning & Economic Development (DMPED) released its Economic Intelligence Dashboard. Eagle Bancorp in Bethesda, Md., hired four bankers to focus on Federal Housing Administration-insured loans for multifamily rental properties.Long & Foster announced its sale of the Fessenden House in late December, a 20,000-square-foot sold for $22 million ...