Author Archives: Melody Simmons

Bozzuto, Pritzker in joint venture

Two developers have joined forces to form a $75 million investment fund to construct and acquire apartment building projects in the Baltimore-Washington corridor. The Bozzuto Group of Greenbelt and the Pritzker Realty Group of Chicago said Tuesday they were creating ...

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State’s builders in better shape than most

As national figures show a drop in market confidence among homebuilders, Maryland is not experiencing the same rock-bottom crisis, a housing expert says. John E. Kortecamp, executive vice president of the Home Builders Association of Maryland Inc., said his reaction ...

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Brass Elephant to be auctioned

The Brass Elephant, once one of Baltimore’s most elegant restaurants, is on the auction block. PNC Bank has foreclosed on the celebrated Mt. Vernon property located in the 900 block of North Charles Street and scheduled an Aug. 3 sale ...

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New head for Public Works in city

Baltimore’s Board of Estimates has a new voting member. On Friday, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake shifted Alfred H. Foxx Jr. from director of the city’s Transportation Department to director of the Department of Public Works. As head of DPW, Foxx becomes ...

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