| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:49 AM
The city of Aberdeen plans to spend $685,000 to buy three homes on Franklin Street, between the senior center and the library, as well as contribute toward buying a vacant property off Rock Glenn Boulevard to be used as playing fields.
City Manager Doug...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Few government programs are as highly regarded across the political spectrum as land preservation spending, and there are good reasons why.
It's something of a paradox of the American way that a lot of people want to live in the country, or at least the...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 2:00 AM
The owner of the former General Motors factory site in Southeast Baltimore has applied for a city permit to build a huge warehouse that would employ up to 2,600 people, according to documents filed with the city planning department.
The 2.8 million-...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 7:00 AM
As hundreds of Remington residents rocked to live music Sunday, ate hot dogs and hamburgers, and lined up for free Baltimore City recycling bins, three longtime residents watched appreciatively and with a strong feeling that redevelopment will bring...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 7:00 AM
When utility crews dug up the intersection of Eastern Avenue and South High Street a couple of years ago, Gia Blatterman stood nearby and tried to picture Little Italy in 50 years.
Would the low-slung rowhomes and Italian restaurants have given way to...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 6:43 AM
The Greysteel Company's single tenant net lease investment group, led by Vice President Peter Snell, has been named exclusive advisor and agent for a ground lease 7-Eleven in Aberdeen.
The offering, which is priced at $1,738,057 (5.25 percent cap),...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 3:17 PM
Cindy Cowman is just the type of person Baltimore officials want to woo: an empty-nester living in the suburbs, looking for an urban lifestyle and willing to invest in an older home.
"I wanted to be in the city, with a high walkability score and a lot of...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 12:46 PM
To win the two-bedroom Canton condo Jillian Rimmer wanted, she offered to pay $75 more a month than the asking rent of $1,600.
It worked: The landlord chose her bid, and she and a roommate live there now.
"I was willing to pay that for the great...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Sidney Silber, a retired real estate developer, philanthropist and accomplished gardener who once ran his family's bakery, died of cancer Tuesday at his Lutherville home. He was 95.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Isaac and Dora Rodbell Silber....
| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:10 AM
Seawall Development Corp., which is reinventing Remington with numerous projects, has unveiled detailed plans for its biggest one yet — the redevelopment of a three-block swath of Remington Avenue with retail, apartments, nonprofit offices and...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Baltimore's home market shifted this year, but a spike in interest rates may unsettle the balance again.
"Back in the beginning of January … all of the buyers thought they were still in the buyer's market. Then, in the beginning of February,...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:02 PM
About 75 to 100 concerned residents of Joppatowne and their supporters crowded under the pavilion at Mariner Point Park Wednesday to learn more about what could be done to save the community pool at Mariner Point Swim Club.
"If we pulled off the trash...