Once slated for Walmart, 15-acre New York Avenue NE site is for sale. [Post]

With supply on the rise, Class B apartment rents drop. [UrbanTurf]

Congress isn’t providing enough money for the Department of Homeland Security to move to St. Elizabeths. [WBJ]

Smart cities rise and fall and rise again. [Atlantic Cities]

With Vince Gray set to sign a minimum-wage hike today, Los Angeles gets jealous. [HuffPost]

The story of D.C.’s oldest house [Architectural Digest]

Farewell to the D.C. blogosphere’s biggest curmudgeons (and neighborhood fact-checkers). [City Desk]

Today on the market: Lanier Heights 1BR—-$275,000