Apr 21, 2024 - News

ICYMI: 🔥 The week's hot stories

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🏢 Washington's office building market is getting pummeled as white-collar workers continue to WFH. This means fewer tax dollars for the city and slashed budgets.

🤰 The average age of a woman giving birth in D.C. is 32 — one of the country's highest. This comes as women in regions with higher income and education levels are delaying pregnancy for economic reasons.

🏠 The DMV isn't building enough housing units to keep up with area growth, per a Washington Post study. So far, it's only met 68.2% of its goal.

🥗 The last remaining outpost of José Andrés' fast-casual veggie chain Beefsteak in Foggy Bottom has closed — a once-booming biz that counted Gwyneth Paltrow as an investor.

🎶 The popular Columbia, Md., music festival All Things Go announced its lineup this week, with headliners including Bleachers, Hozier, and Janelle Monáe. Tickets are currently on sale!


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