| Aug 23, 2014
| 9:13 AM
As high prices, rising rents and tight credit requirements continue to make homeownership difficult for many families, some private and nonprofit developers are trying to find ways to make homeownership more accessible for renters.
At least three...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Walk through a graffiti-tagged corridor, under a light rail bridge, past the cars hurtling down the Jones Falls Expressway and you've entered what some believe could become a wonderland.
A group called Section 1 envisions a skate park built under a...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Developers are set to receive tax credits designed to spur the construction of new apartments and homes in Baltimore under legislation the City Council approved Monday.
The tax credits, which received no opposition from the council, are part of a plan by...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:05 AM
As the Howard County Council looks ahead to 2014, the last year its current members will serve together as they have since 2006, the body's two top leadership roles are coming full circle.
On Dec. 2, the Council voted to elect Calvin Ball, of District...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:24 AM
The owners of Canton's Fork & Wrench have signed a 10-year lease for a restaurant space at Union Wharf, the Bozzuto Group's new luxury apartment complex on Wolfe Street in Fells Point.
The yet-to-be-named restaurant will open sometime in the spring of...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:15 PM
The city's design panel gave a qualified go-ahead to a new $80 million mixed use project in Locust Point Thursday, marking another step in the evolution of the once dominantly industrial neighborhood.
The roughly 10-story 900 E. Fort Avenue...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 7:51 PM
What's next for Wes Moore?
In recent months, the best-selling author, Rhodes scholar and TV show host has been attending political events, volunteering in Baltimore's schools, writing op-ed pieces on public policy and talking about government affairs on...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 1:24 PM
The property manager of a Reisterstown housing development was killed in the rental office Friday morning, breaking the early morning peace at the tidy suburban complex.
Police identified the woman Saturday as 29-year-old Melinda Schaefer. An autopsy was...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Greenbelt-based developer The Bozzuto Group has added another unique property to its portfolio of luxury apartment buildings in Baltimore.
The $72 million complex, called Union Wharf, consists of 281 residential units in a new, waterfront Fells Point...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Over the last 10 years leaders from the private, public and nonprofit sectors have begun to transform Baltimore's approach to its future. Traditional public subsidies have given way to strategic investments and tough decisions, using market-based...
| May 10, 2013
| 6:24 PM
John Paterakis Sr. didn't believe it when Mayor Kurt L. Schmoke told him nearly two decades ago that Harbor East's Marriott Waterfront Hotel would spur revitalization from the Inner Harbor to Canton.
The city had picked Paterakis' H&S Properties...