| Sep 26, 2012
| 10:25 AM
The deadline to apply for a property tax credit that, on average, cuts more than $1,000 off a homeowner's tax bill, has been extended until the end of October.
Maryland residents can apply for the Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit through October 31,...
| Sep 26, 2012
After what was easily the longest economic downturn in recent times, momentum is building and national headlines are trumpeting news of economic gains. In the residential housing sector, these swiftly-changing market dynamics...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 5:06 PM
A painting by Pierre-Auguste Renoir that was recently rediscovered appears to have been stolen from the Baltimore Museum of Art in 1951.
As a result of the discovery, the FBI has begun an investigation, and an auction scheduled for Saturday morning in...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 5:08 PM
After three years on the market, a custom contemporary home on the banks of Asquith Creek in Arnold sold in August for $1.5 million.
"It was not priced to the market," said Charlie Buckley, the seller's agent. Because the property was assessed for tax...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 3:24 PM
The last of the luxury townhomes in a project built on piers in Baltimore's Inner Harbor has finally sold, six years after the first buyers moved in.
McWilliams Ballard, a Washington-based real estate sales team that took over the Pier Homes at...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 3:51 PM
After slumping during the recession, sales of recreational vehicles are on the rise as U.S. consumers give in to the lure of the open road — with amenities — and are once again able to get credit to buy what many consider an affordable...
| Aug 19, 2012
The home Azam Khan sold on Fairbank Road in Northwest Baltimore last month strikes the real estate agent as a prime example of market shift. It changed hands for about $25,000 more than each of the similar Cape Cods that sold on the street last year...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:13 PM
The rate of new foreclosure filings in Maryland far exceeded any other state's this spring, a spike caused in large part by the national robo-signing legal settlement that unleashed a flood of new cases.
Almost 20 in every 1,000 home loans in Maryland...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Mary Bell Grempler, a colorful real estate saleswoman whose pioneering firm grew to become the No. 1 independently owned real estate business in the state, died Monday of emphysema at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
The Stevenson resident was 81....
| Sep 24, 2012
| 6:16 PM
Giant Food has put its former dry goods warehouse in Jessup on the market, the real estate firm handling the listing said Monday.
The now-vacant, 760,000-square-foot complex on 60 acres in the Maryland Wholesale Food Center on Assateague Drive supplied...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 1:07 PM
Inside a small cubicle in Timonium, Jessica Gatton Facini is saving homes.
The 26-year-old sorts through foreclosure and lien documents from Baltimore homeowners, identifies a problem and then navigates the bureaucracy of big banks and government...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 5:14 PM
The Baltimore metro region had the best July in six years for contracts signed to buy homes, according to data released Friday by an affiliate of the region's multiple listing service.
Home buyers signed 2,883 contracts last month — a nearly 20...