| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:12 AM
Howard County and Howard Hughes Corp., the principal developer of downtown Columbia, have begun discussions about renovations to Merriweather Post Pavilion and other public improvements in downtown.
The talks come less than a week after Howard County...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 12:08 PM
For many people, midlife is a time for fresh beginnings, and often those beginnings bring the exhilaration of reinvention.
Deb Moriarty, vice president of student affairs at Towson University, acknowledges both. After 13 years in Catonsville, her...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 2:29 PM
Just how long can it take to find the perfect, not run-of-the-mill rowhouse with a nontypical layout among hundreds for sale in the Southeast Baltimore neighborhood of Canton?
For Chrissie Davis, a 39-year-old health care consultant with Huron...
| Jan 31, 2014
My husband works in Sparks, and has one heck of a commute from our home in Fountain Green – 45 minutes to an hour each day.
He used to work from home, but a new boss put an end to that. Even before that, though, he was driving in more often...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Living in the shadow of the Naval Academy chapel, Ellis Richman and his wife, Dr. Ingrid Kohlstadt, are exactly where they want to be – nestled in the heart of historic Annapolis. Theirs is no ordinary house among a bevy of notable properties....
| Jan 17, 2014
| 11:42 AM
At street level, the Checkley home off North Charles Street in Baltimore looks like a simple two-story, no-nonsense Colonial-style home between two Victorian-period farmhouses. Just 36 feet wide, its white vinyl siding, slightly pitched roof and windows...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Marianne Fishman's three-story townhouse in Butchers Hill is a reflection of her life's work as an interior designer while also giving credence to Row House Interiors, the design company she owns.
"When we bought the house, it was a total disaster," she...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Profits at Corporate Office Properties Trust, a Columbia-based owner and developer of office parks, rose for the three months that ended Dec. 31, as the real estate investment trust finished repositioning its portfolio.
"We have completed the...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Laura Mooney has made a fresh start in her second Canton home since 2003.
Her idea was to simplify her life and downsize while remaining in the East Baltimore neighborhood she has lived in for the last 11 years. Her newly renovated Canton home, which...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:22 PM
When a home has been the center of a happy childhood, it can often be reincarnated to represent a happy and hopeful future. This is the case with Mike and Jocelyn Szymanowski's Canton rowhouse.
"The home has been in our family for over 41 years," said...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 10:46 AM
When buying a home, it can be difficult to find a property that meets all of a family's needs and desires. The Weiss family found one in Annapolis that fits like a glove and has lived happily there since 2007.
Their brick contemporary rancher, built...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Howard County Executive Ken Ulman said Thursday he has proposed a bill that would force downtown developer Howard Hughes Corp. to relinquish ownership of Merriweather Post Pavilion as early as later this year.
"The fact remains we have not seen any of...