| May 30, 2014
| 7:31 AM
When Elmhurst Nursery School in the Hampden area celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2005, founder Margaret Louisa "Lou" Pine was still director and showed no signs of slowing down.
It seemed then that only her own mortality could ultimately tear her...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Buying a house is a stressful experience on its own, but a couple moving to Baltimore will soon experience America watching their journey.
The Baltimore Business Journal reported that on Wednesday, HGTV’s uber-popular real estate show “House...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 7:11 AM
The number of homes on the market in the Baltimore region rose to the highest level in more than two years in May, while there was little change in the number of sales or the median price compared to last year, according to a monthly report published...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Home sales in the Baltimore region dipped slightly last month amid concern about a relatively weak housing market nationwide.
The number of sales in Baltimore city and the five surrounding counties fell by 23, or 1 percent compared with April 2013,...
| May 17, 2014
| 12:33 PM
There will be fewer of the familiar blue-and-white Prudential signs marking homes for sale across the Baltimore region next month as some are replaced with plum-colored signs bearing another storied name.
Berkshire Hathaway, the company headed by...
| May 20, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Kim Alan Leatherman, who had owned a Talbot County landscaping business and was a charity auctioneer, died of pulmonary fibrosis May 9 at the University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Dorchester. The Easton resident was 67.
Born in Baltimore and...
| May 19, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Cornell Brooks is inheriting the leadership of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People at a time when the nation's oldest civil rights organization is experiencing a resurgence of influence and membership in its long struggle for...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Leaders of the Friends of Harford land use advocacy group said they are still waiting for Harford County to pass a law that will regulate how bright outdoor lights can be on businesses and other properties.
The group wants to limit what it calls "light...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Maryland's highest court tossed out Wednesday the heart of an ambitious legislative effort to stop homeowners from losing their property over unpaid rent on the ground beneath their houses.
The Court of Appeals ruled that the law violated the rights of...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 3:48 PM
A Baltimore-based real estate company acquired the troubled Eastpoint Mall last month for $33.4 million, only slightly more than the 68-acre property fetched at auction in 2012.
P. David Bramble, managing partner of buyer MCB Real Estate LLC, said the...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:00 PM
A snowy February threw a slight chill on shopping for homes throughout the Baltimore region, but prices continued to rise.
The number of pending sales — properties under contract but not yet closed — dipped to about 2,440 last month, about 40...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 9:37 AM
Traffic, environmental degradation, property damage and diminished home values were among the litany of issues raised by about 40 people who attended a community input meeting Monday on a proposal to build up to 46 townhouses on a narrow property off...