The Week in Real Estate
Every Friday, we round up the week’s real-estate news and gossip.
• Construction employment in the Washington region has suffered a significant drop in the last year, says a study from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. [WBJ]
• Renderings of the seven-story Silver Spring library have been released as Montgomery County prepares to break ground next year. The building is designed to accommodate a Metro station for the proposed purple line. [DCMud]
• Important advice and useful tips for first-time buyers looking to purchase a condo. [UrbanTurf]