| Jan 12, 2012
| 12:50 PM
Rebecca Yenawine and Mark Carter are accustomed to awe-struck looks when visitors cross the foyer of their 19th-century rowhouse in Reservoir Hill.
The four-story brick Victorian, built circa 1870, is sprawling — some 6,000 square feet. And with...
| 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...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 10:15 AM
Six years ago, George and Jennifer Klein were looking for the perfect spot to build a new home. They found it in a wooded lot in the Baltimore County development of The Highlands of Perry Hall.
Later, in March 2007, the Kleins moved into their two-...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 11:36 AM
Many buyers looking for a lovely and quaint place to live in Baltimore City would probably have torn down the crumbling wreck of a house (in a perfect downtown location, however) in favor of rebuilding from the ground up. Not so with Kevin and Shelley...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 2:35 PM
Among all the lovely, quirky, industrial, upscale, up-and-coming and historic Baltimore neighborhoods, Danielle LeClair chose Highlandtown for the nearby park — and the parking.
A Massachusetts native and nurse practitioner in geriatric...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:29 PM
GrandView, a condominium highrise in the heart of Annapolis Towne Centre, certainly lives up to its name, especially in the 12th-floor penthouse of Barry and Olga Scher.
In this three-bedroom, 3½-bath unit with a den, living room, dining room, open...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 12:36 PM
As you drive up to the Beckers' front door in Carroll County's Sun Valley development, large front yards and a good chunk of land between homes create a warm feeling of country living amid open fields.
Dave Becker, 44, and his wife Nancy, 42, have...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 11:52 AM
Downsizing often means making big changes in lifestyle. David and Deborah Russell never regretted the decision to do so.
With their daughter, Marie, long out of the nest, the couple thought it high time to leave their six-bedroom single-family home in...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 10:35 AM
The exterior of Lee and Sue Jensen's home in the Catonsville development of Fox Hall Farms is traditional and reserved. Like its connected group of neighbors, the Colonial-style facade features neutral-color siding, a brick chimney, multi-framed windows...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 1:45 PM
There's reason for a bit more cautious optimism about the economic outlook these days after there was a bit of an uptick in applications for new residential building permits.
Certainly, the news comes as a mixed bag. Permit numbers were up in 2011...
| May 7, 2012
| 12:18 PM
Corporate Office Properties Trust said Monday that it had sold two office buildings and land in Rockville for about $48.7 million, part of the Columbia-based real estate investment trust's strategy of selling off non-core assets.
COPT, which develops,...
| May 7, 2012
| 7:12 PM
The County Council Monday unanimously passed a bill that will prohibit a property owner from obtaining a county rental license if they are more than 30 days behind on their condominium association or homeowner association fees.
"The key is that we want...