Natalie Sherman

Writer

Natalie Sherman writes about real estate and economic development. Before joining The Baltimore Sun, she covered education, economic development and city politics for The Standard-Times in New Bedford, Massachusetts, and worked as an editorial assistant at the Boston Herald. A Baltimore City native, she got her first taste of The Sun during a three-week internship in high school.

Recent Articles

  • Baltimore population falls, nearing a 100-year low, U.S. Census says

    Baltimore population falls, nearing a 100-year low, U.S. Census says

    Baltimore leaders have celebrated signs that the city appeared to have stopped hemorrhaging residents — and might even be gaining people. But new federal estimates show the city population falling to near a 100-year low. Baltimore's population fell by more than 6,700 people in the 12 months that...

  • Historic Recreation Pier reopens as Sagamore Pendry Hotel

    Historic Recreation Pier reopens as Sagamore Pendry Hotel

    Lisa DeSantis remembers parking her car inside Recreation Pier, which for years stood rotting at the foot of Fells Point. There was no room for that on Tuesday. A crowd of people jammed into the building, mounting red-carpeted stairs to celebrate its reopening as a $350-plus-a-night hotel, with...

  • Inn at the Black Olive to change into apartments

    Inn at the Black Olive to change into apartments

    The Inn at the Black Olive will be converted into apartments, one of the owners of the property said Monday. Financier Jack Dwyer, who partnered with actor and former guest Woody Harrelson to buy the property in 2014, said he expects renovations to start next week and the building to reopen in...

  • Tradepoint Atlantic CEO announces retirement

    Tradepoint Atlantic CEO announces retirement

    The CEO of Tradepoint Atlantic, which is redeveloping the former Sparrows Point steel mill in Baltimore County, is stepping down for family reasons. Michael Moore came out of retirement to join Tradepoint in 2015, bringing with him experience at port operators. He said he is proud of the team's...

  • Legg Mason tower sale values building at nearly $300 million

    The developer of the Legg Mason building in Harbor East sold a majority stake in a transaction that reportedly values the property at nearly $300 million. The sale comes weeks after the city agreed to accept $1.5 million to cancel an accord that required the owner of the 24-story office tower and...

  • Legg Mason tower sale values building at nearly $300 million

    Legg Mason tower sale values building at nearly $300 million

    The developer of the Legg Mason building in Harbor East sold a majority stake in a transaction that reportedly values the property at nearly $300 million. The sale comes weeks after the city agreed to accept $1.5 million to cancel an accord that required the owner of the 24-story office tower and...

  • Larger apartment building proposed for Della Notte site

    Larger apartment building proposed for Della Notte site

    An apartment building planned on the prominent site of the former Della Notte restaurant near Harbor East would rise several stories taller and add more than 100 units under a new $130 million plan unveiled as a Virginia apartment firm joins the project. The new plan, from Baltimore-based WorkShop...

  • Blue Ocean pursues apartments in North Roland Park

    Blue Ocean pursues apartments in North Roland Park

    Blue Ocean Realty is looking to build an apartment complex with more than 130 units behind the Belvedere Towers in North Roland Park. The firm owns hundreds of apartments in the area, including Belvedere Towers. This would be its first new-apartment project in Baltimore. The firm has the 12-acre...

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