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Marriott’s CEO wants public transit accessible HQ

Marriott’s CEO wants public transit accessible HQ

It’s not just millennials who prefer a workplace that’s mass transit accessible with nearby urban amenities like bars and restaurants. In a wide ranging interview in Bethesda Magazine, Marriott International CEO Arne Sorenson, 56, said he also wants to work in ...

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West Pratt Street building sells for $7.36M

West Pratt Street building sells for $7.36M

Baltimore-based Valstone Partners has purchased 300 W. Pratt St. for $7.36 million, DTZ’s Baltimore Capital Markets team represented the seller Guggenheim Real Estate LLC and announced the deal in a news release Monday.  The 61,655-square-foot office and retail building in the city’s ...

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Transwestern to manage Thames Street Wharf

Transwestern to manage Thames Street Wharf

Transwestern is set to take over as the property manager at Thames Street Wharf in October. Beatty Development Group had been handling asset management since it sold the office building to KBS Realty Advisors last year for $89 million. Stephen ...

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Beatty presents latest Harbor Point project

Beatty presents latest Harbor Point project

The latest building at the Harbor Point development has morphed from an office building to a mix of hotel and office uses. On Thursday, Beatty Development Group  presented schematics for Wills Wharf to the Urban Design and Architecture Review Panel. ...

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Cross Street Market renderings reveal aggressive redesign

Cross Street Market renderings reveal aggressive redesign

Renderings for a proposed redevelopment of Cross Street Market reveal an aggressive re-imagining of the Federal Hill landmark. Renderings for the redevelopment proposed by Caves Valley Partners and War Horse LLC first appeared on SouthBmore.com on Thursday morning. It was ...

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Analysis: Homeowners better off near Trader Joe’s

Analysis: Homeowners better off near Trader Joe’s

You’re better off property value-wise living near a Trader Joe’s than Whole Foods. According to data from RealtyTrac, homes near Trader Joe’s have a 40 percent increase in value since being purchased while homes in the vicinity of Whole Foods ...

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Snake on the Water Wheel

Snake on the Water Wheel

The operators of the Inner Harbor Water Wheel, which scoops trash out of the water in downtown Baltimore, made a scaly friend Wednesday. A python was fond slithering around the contraption, and photos of the snake made the rounds on ...

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake going through hell?

Mayor Rawlings-Blake going through hell?

A Berea resident gave Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake a t-shirt with a slogan that may not be great for re-election ads, but it struck a chord. Nia Redmond, a community activist, presented the mayor with a t-shirt emblazoned with a quote ...

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Recovery spurs McMansion comeback

Recovery spurs McMansion comeback

The McMansion is making a comeback. At least that’s what CityLab found after drilling down into recently released Census data. Following the 2008 financial crisis the average size of a home in the U.S. started to tumble. But the website ...

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