Anthony Williams, Tom Davis, Alice Rivlin, et al. will testify before Council on budget autonomy today. [AP]

A nonprofit snatches up property by the Benning Road Metro. [WBJ]

The psychology of real estate, and the lucky number nine. [Trulia Trends]

Construction will begin next month on a 17th and O NW development. [Borderstan]

Here are 35 more condo projects coming to town. [UrbanTurf]

Inauguration, coming at you like a hurricane (when it comes to taxi fees). [WJLA]

Bloomingdale comes of age. [DCmud]

Who will take Michael Brown‘s place at the helm of the economic development committee? [WBJ]

Today on the market: Truxton townhouse