| Mar 2, 2013
The only residents of the Westport waterfront last week were a gaggle of geese that commandeered a large puddle amid the brush and broken asphalt. The only structure was a battered chain-link fence, capturing wind-blown litter along the perimeter.
| Dec 6, 2012
| 1:31 PM
Walter M. Stefanowicz, a retired homebuilder who developed sections of Timonium, Catonsville and White Marsh, died of cardiac arrest while recuperating from knee surgery Nov. 17 at St. Anthony's Hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla. The former Cockeysville and...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 2:54 PM
When it came time for Stephanie Blatchley and her husband, Tyler, to buy their first house, the young couple knew exactly what they wanted.
Having grown up in western Howard County, she was most comfortable in a country setting. Both of them wanted to...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 5:42 AM
The Laurel City Council unanimously approved an ordinance at its meeting Nov. 26 that offers residents who purchase foreclosed homes within the city limits a five-year property tax credit.
The tax credit, which goes into affect immediately, is only...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 2:39 PM
In spite of a slight seasonal drop off in the number of home sales last month, the median price for a Baltimore-area home sold during October was more than $10,000 higher than in the same month last year, according to data released Monday by an...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 4:12 PM
Samantha Armacost, 27, grew up a country girl in Hereford.
"There's not even sidewalks where my parents live," said Armacost, nicknamed Sam.
But she was always thrilled when her mother took her on the light rail to Baltimore City to see Orioles...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Residents from every state — more than 195,000 people — have signed an online petition that demands Freddie Mac test the homes it is selling for methamphetamine contamination.
The petition was started on the website Change.org by Jonathan...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:34 AM
As I've mentioned before, we've been undergoing an adventure in house-hunting. Now that we've found our dream home, it's time to sell our current one.
What could possibly go wrong with that?
Our sales philosophy is simple: Keep the house immaculate...
| May 31, 2013
| 12:06 PM
There's a brick home in Highlandtown, on a prominent corner of Eastern Avenue, that has become a contradiction.
Parts of it are more than 100 years old — varying shades of brick and mortar show where additions have been hewn to the primary...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 12:31 PM
"Usually, this is a pretty quiet block," said Remington resident Kitten Woody, sitting on her stoop at 2602 Miles Ave., and watching two different commotions across the street Tuesday morning.
Directly across the street from her, Baltimore City...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 2:53 PM
A request by the former owner of the Parkway Theatre for a new condemnation trial was denied Tuesday by Maryland's high court.
A&E North LLC argued that the city should have paid to remove “automobile parts and other assorted junk” stored in...
| May 25, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Hundreds of residents have been relocated and dozens of homes cleared from Baltimore's Middle East neighborhood in recent years. Now the area just north of Johns Hopkins Hospital may be losing something more: its name.
As an ambitious redevelopment...