Maryland regulators are still having trouble keeping tabs on how many rental housing units have hazardous lead paint, state auditors have found, even as the number of homes and apartments they must oversee to protect children from lead poisoning expands dramatically.
A Pennsylvania-based firm and its multinational joint venture partner paid $77.25 million in December for a nearly 800-unit apartment complex in Reisterstown, expanding their already sizable Maryland holdings.
Havre de Grace residents, many of them from the Bulle Rock community, filled every seat in the City Council chambers in order to say their piece Monday about a proposed city ordinance that, if approved, would reduce water and sewer connection fees for the developers of the neighboring Greenway Farm apartment community.
I've done the Baltimore apartment search twice in the little over a year I've been here. By no means does this make me an expert. But I do feel that I've gained a little insight since I came in blind to this new city with a short window of time to find a place to live.
Harford Family House, marking 25 years since it was founded, remains the only transitional housing in Harford County that ¿can accommodate a family with a dad,¿ says Joyce Duffy, executive director and CEO.
Phialdelphia-based Delancey Street Capital said Tuesday it bought the Sail Cloth Factory apartments near the University of Maryland for $12.9 million last month, the firm's fourth acquisition in the area.
Tenants at Sage Management apartments and townhouses in Baltimore filed a class action lawsuit Friday against the property management company for allegedly charging illegal late fees, according to a compliant filed in the city's Circuit Court.
When the North Avenue Gateway apartments opened formally last month on a corner of the city infamous for drugs, vacant homes and the 1991 slaying of a 6-year-old girl, so many people wanted to live there, property managers had to turn them away.
The commission is finalizing this month a contract to acquire Verona Apartments, a 251-unit complex located off Whiteacre Road, for $39.5 million, according to Tom Carbo, the county's director of Housing and Community Services. Carbo said one of the reasons the commission purchased the complex was to generate revenue for the commission, whose funding from the federal government is waning.
Apartment renters should be aware that rental properties in Howard County will be assessed for the stormwater management tax as commercial properties, which will be based on the measurement of impervious surfaces.
The old low-income Hilltop Housing project in Ellicott City has given way to another world: new apartments in facades of soft-colored siding and stone, and a recreation center with the latest in exercise gear, including a retractable-roof indoor swimming pool.
In what lawyers say is a record amount in a bedbug case, an Anne Arundel County jury awarded the 69-year-old woman $800,000 this week. Most of that amount – $650,000, which is more than she sought – was in punitive damages.
More than 1,300 unmarried junior enlisted soldiers, sailors and other service members drive into Fort Meade every work day because they don't live on post — can't, actually, because the barracks are full and other homes there are for families.
Hazel Sanders and her Rottweiler service dog, Jurneé, are preparing to move into an apartment she can afford after the management company agreed to drop objections based on the Maryland Court of Appeals decision ...
Hazel Sanders depends on her Rottweiler, Jurnee, to get her out walking, which she needs for a disabling knee condition, and to help her up if she falls. Now, the dog could stand between Sanders and a subsidized apartment. Apartment managers won't allow a service animal exception.
The average renter of a high-end apartment in Baltimore paid $1.92 per square foot of space every month, according to a study of third quarter numbers recently released by commercial real estate research firm Delta Associates.
Laurel Realty Co. plans to demolish the 80-unit Laurel Gardens apartment development, which includes townhouses on Phillip Powers Drive, and build a new, larger complex with 114 units and its own parking lot, a plan that will displace current tenants of the affordable housing units.
Developers have proposed building a $19 million apartment tower in an area slated for revitalization on downtown's west side that would include 92 affordable and market-rate rentals but require city and state tax subsidies.
One of Baltimore City's oldest social service agencies is behind on multiple mortgages and has had the power cut off in its offices and in a men's shelter it operates – and it says the city is to blame.