| May 21, 2012
| 2:56 PM
What if the cable guy was also your home security guy?
Maryland consumers are about to find out. Comcast Corp. has launched a marketing blitz this month to sign up customers for its new "Xfinity Home" package, which features a residential alarm system,...
| May 17, 2012
| 11:11 AM
If you're in the market for a home with a literary heritage -- and have a few million dollars to spend -- check out this English estate that once was the home of Christopher Milne (1920-96), who was immortalized in the Winnie the Pooh books.
| 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 17, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Howard County Housing is hosting three community forums this month beginning Thursday with housing professionals to discuss the growing problem of condo associations loosing Federal Housing Administration financing.
"Condominiums are often a first time...
| May 29, 2012
| 3:00 AM
MayorStephanie Rawlings-Blakehas taken a bold step forward to alleviate Baltimore City's painfully high residential property tax rate. In the face of very difficult economic and budgetary conditions, she has introduced the Targeted Homeowners' Tax...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 5:26 PM
Annapolis settled a tenant dispute Thursday agreeing to pay $82,500 to a pastry shop formerly housed in the Market House.
A joint statement from the city and the pastry shop said the deal is the last step in closing "a disappointing" chapter in the...
| May 28, 2012
| 4:48 PM
Annapolis, trying once again to revive the landmark Market House, is renovating the historic waterfront building and looking for vendors to fill it. Plans call for it to reopen in about four months.
"If we are not open by Oct. 1, then I'll put a board...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 12:56 PM
A contemporary three-bedroom Colonial on the Annapolis waterfront sold recently for $1.35 million after being on the market for about eight months, according to the home's listing agent.
The 3,100-square-foot home at 56 E. Lake Drive in the Bay Ridge...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:27 PM
There's a lesson to be learned in Fells Point's past and present along its main business street. South Broadway, between Aliceanna and Fleet streets, looks like a scene out of World War II Eastern Europe. On both the east and west sides of the street, the...
| Nov 25, 2012
The priciest home to sell in Baltimore in September came with plenty of the usual upscale touches, plus some less typical ones.
"We sold it furnished — a lot of furniture conveyed, let's put it that way," said Bob Lucido, the listing agent for...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 7:50 AM
In the past few years, real estate has increasingly become an investment option that’s difficult to ignore. With moderated pricing and historic financing conditions, the costs associated with acquiring investment properties...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:55 PM
Jutting out from Persimmon Point on the Broadneck Peninsula, the view from 1128 River Bay Road is expansive and expensive.
From the private dock, the Magothy River stretches to the left as far as you can see and to the right to where the river empties...