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Ground Up

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BDC: Mow our lawns

The Baltimore Development Corp. is looking for a landscape management firm to handle several city commercial properties. (The Daily Record/File Photo)

The Baltimore Development Corp. is looking for someone to mow its lawns. OK, a bit of an exaggeration. But Baltimore’s quasi-governmental economic development group has released a request for proposal for landscape management professionals to maintain six business park, industrial ...

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Multifamily marijuana amenities, man

(Wikimedia Commons / Bogdan / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Amenities are a big part of the game when developing high-end multifamily projects. In Baltimore we’ve seen a barrage of perks attached to high-end buildings such as an “urban park” being built as part of the 414 Light St. project ...

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Questar secures 414 Light St. funding

The developer of 414 Light St. secured a $107.28 million  loan to build the 44-story apartment tower.   (The Daily Record / Maximilian Franz)

Questar Properties, the developer of the proposed 44-story apartment tower at 414 Light St., secured funding for the project. Citizens Bank announced on Friday it has provided a $107.28 million construction loan for what will be one of the tallest ...

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Can office vacancy rate predict Super Bowl winner?

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning speaks to reporters in Santa Clara, Calif., Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. The Denver Broncos will play the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Researchers at JLL are predicting a victory by the Denver Broncos in the Super Bowl. But they aren’t using a complicated statistical analysis to pick a winner between the Broncos and Carolina Panthers who play Sunday at Levi’s Stadium in ...

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