| Nov 3, 2013
| 8:56 PM
A rise in vacancy rates at apartment buildings is upsetting some Aberdeen landlords, who say Aberdeen now has too many units for its population.
Owners of less expensive property are particularly upset they have to compete with subsidized housing,...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 11:46 AM
The Hampton City Council is beginning a series of meetings Wednesday with a 9:15 a.n. bus tour that will take the council and members of the Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority through Phoebus and Buckroe.
An abbreviated agenda looks like:
| Nov 1, 2013
The annual meeting at a community association can be a giant headache. Some associations can't draw enough owners to vote for board members. Others have so many eager candidates that elections are contentious and sometimes challenged in court.
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Marita Carroll, a retired Annapolis elementary school teacher and civil rights activist who was arrested on trespassing charges in 1960 as she sat at a bus stop lunch counter, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease Saturday at Anne Arundel Medical...
| Oct 31, 2013
Tinley Park's zoning board of appeals has voted in favor of a couple's request to expand their residential garage in the northwest part of the village over the objection of the planning director.
Last week's action clears the way for Michael and...
| Oct 25, 2013
Q: I live in a 25-unit condominium. We have unit owners on the ground floor with patios that are sinking. Some patios are even pulling away from the building wall. Who is responsible for the repairs — unit owners or the condominium association?
| Oct 21, 2013
| 10:10 AM
Tomorrow's planned release of the Healthy Baltimore 2015 Interim Status Report says a lot about the health of our city.
The banner headline is that the health status of Baltimore City residents looks brighter than it did just a few years ago. The follow...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Last week: Last week we saw Tri-Rail release numbers showing that the Boca Raton Station on Yamato Road is the busiest of the 17 Tri-Rail stations in the tri-county region. The location’s proximity to Florida Atlantic University and the various...
| Oct 18, 2013
Q: As the board secretary of our 29-unit co-op building, I am responsible for determining who is eligible to vote at special owner meetings and our annual board election. I know that shareholders on the stock certificate are clearly eligible to vote,...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The "Weeks in Review" feature is an open thread in which commenters can talk about any current events or cultural phenomena that have caught their attention, including but not limited to the topics brought up in our traditional roundup of......
| Oct 21, 2013
For years, Audrey Petty's perspective of public housing high-rises came from a series of glimpses.
She grew up in Hyde Park and whenever she took the bus down State Street, past the former Stateway Gardens and Robert Taylor Homes, she often sat up...