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Townhouse construction booming in Anne Arundel

Townhouse construction booming in Anne Arundel

Two-car garage, three floors, three bedrooms, two full and two half bathrooms, 2,321 square feet: $324,990. Luxury townhouses like this can be seen as more bang for the buck — by developers and buyers — and recent development in Anne Arundel County reflects that. The number of townhouses being built each year has more than doubled since 2012. "Unless you're dealing with small builders, you don't see new single-family homes in the same price range," Clifton Parker, new home consultant for the builder Lennar Homes, said while showing a model home in the Millhouse Creek subdivision. "Most stuff in the same price point is 40 to 50 years old." The...