| May 20, 2012
David D. Igla lost out on three Ellicott City homes in the past few months before he finally beat the competition and had an offer accepted.
What kind of so-called buyer's market is this, he wondered?
Some houses zip off the market —...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 7:27 PM
As if foreclosures, high unemployment and tight credit weren't enough, would-be homebuyers in the Baltimore region got more fodder for wariness Wednesday as the Dow Jones industrial average plunged more than 500 points and a new local report showed...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Once students hurled computers out the windows at Calverton Middle School, but today they are learning on state-of-the-art technology that has flooded into the West Baltimore school. Once teachers couldn't wait to transfer out of a place where students...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 9:20 AM
Laurel Police are now offering a $3,000 CrimeLine reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the driver responsible for a hit and run on Route 198 east near the intersection of Route 1 north at about 2:13 p.m. Feb. 29.
| Mar 5, 2012
| 6:35 PM
A $900 million proposal to build a downtown sports and entertainment arena linked to an expanded Baltimore Convention Center would appeal to national and international convention planners seeking a "destination package" and could transform the city,...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 10:45 AM
Catonsville developer Steve Whalen denounces community objections to his recent PUD, claiming people want to violate his property rights.
This project, however, is just another example where elected officials increase developers' property values and...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 11:19 AM
Baltimore County leaders hailed the official opening Wednesday of a 356-unit luxury apartment building on Route 43 in White Marsh as a magnet for businesses.
About 83 units are ready for occupancy in the multi-story building, with a six-level garage,...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Baltimore-area home buyers picked up the pace in February ahead of the important spring selling season, helped along by unseasonably mild weather.
Real estate agents say they're seeing more activity and hope it's a good sign for spring, rather than...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 10:36 AM
Digging into the past can be an intriguing and enlightening experience.
But when it involves slogging for hours through shin-deep mud and frigid water on a chilly November morning, it might tend to dampen the intrigue and stifle the enlightenment a...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 9:33 AM
Perhaps it is a pure coincidence that Energy Answers International cut a $100,000 check to the Martin O'Malley-led Democratic Governors Association on the very same day that Governor O'Malley indicated he would sign state legislation that could be worth...