Living in Washington DC, Maryland

Sunrise behind the dome of Capitol in DC

As the nation’s capital, Washington D.C. is a small, upscale city that is home to America’s most iconic institutions, including the Capitol, Supreme Court, Smithsonian Museum, Washington Monument and The White House. This city of 658,000 is known for its abundance of art galleries, upscale restaurants, world-class museums, and sober memorial sites, making it a popular destination among academics, professionals, and those involved with federal politics. With 26 distinctive neighborhoods, home buyers can choose the one that fits their needs perfectly. The historic and stately Capitol Hill area features pedestrian-friendly streets lined with beautifully-restored brick homes and apartments; Georgetown has impressive estate-like historic homes; while Columbia Heights is filled with upscale shops, boutiques, and modern condos.

Are you in interested in living in Washington, D.C. while enjoying the benefits of living in a single family home, but not prepared to commit to a mortgage? If it’s better for you to have more time so you can be more confident about the home and neighborhood or simply save more before choosing to buy, then the America 2nd Chance program may be ideal for you – with a transparent process that puts you in control. America 2nd Chance is now serving the Washington, D.C. area with our Lease with Right to Purchase Program. This program provides Washington, D.C.-area residents with the opportunity to lease a home of their choice, before having to make that ultimate decision to buy. Enjoy the comfort of knowing that you can rent a single family home for up to five years and have the opportunity, but not the obligation to purchase that home, all at pre-arranged terms. America 2nd Chance is committed to making homeownership a reality for more people, helping more people get into homes, in neighborhoods they love, with the opportunity to build a more secure financial future.