Real Estate

MoCo Green Bank, Sandy Spring Bank provide energy-saving loan to Md. condo community


The Montgomery County Green Bank and Sandy Spring Bank Tuesday announced they have partnered to help another commercial property in the county implement energy-saving measures that will improve operating costs and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The Glen Manor Condominiums in ...

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Rural counties lead surge in Md. home sale prices

FILE - In this April 1, 2020 photo, a "For Sale" sign stands in front of a home that is in the process of being sold in Monroe, Wash., outside of Seattle. U.S. home sales rose a record-breaking 24.7% in July, extending last month’s rebound after the coronavirus pandemic all but froze the housing market this spring, the National Association of Realtors said Friday, Aug. 21, 2020. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

Sales prices for Maryland homes are surging – particularly in the state’s rural areas — amid a sharp decline in available inventory, according to data released Monday by Maryland Realtors. That combination has led to bidding wars, with homes sometimes ...

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Landlords suing to push back against COVID-19 eviction ban

Buildings at Hunter Oaks Apartments undergo renovations on Tuesday. Sept. 22, 2020, in Memphis, Tenn. Owners of the apartment complex are among seven landlords who manage or own more than 5,000 rental units and have filed a lawsuit claiming that a national eviction moratorium has not only placed them under unfair financial strain, but also infringed on their rights as property owners. (AP Photo/Adrian Sainz)

As millions of Americans struggle to pay their rent during the coronavirus pandemic, landlords are going to courts, claiming that the national eviction moratorium unfairly strains their finances and violates their property rights. At least 26 such lawsuits have been ...

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2020 Excellence in Construction and Real Estate honorees announced


The Daily Record has announced the 2020 honorees for Excellence in Construction and Real Estate Awards. The winners will be honored Nov. 9 during a virtual awards celebration at 6 p.m. The Excellence in Construction and Real Estate awards celebrate ...

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Eviction crisis still looms, advocates, authorities warn

FILE - In this May 20, 2020, file photo, signs that read "No Job No Rent" hang from the windows of an apartment building during the coronavirus pandemic in Northwest Washington. The pandemic has shut housing courts and prompted authorities around the U.S. to initiate policies protecting renters from eviction. But not everyone is covered, and some landlords are turning to threats and harassment to force tenants out. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

WASHINGTON — On Wednesday the Trump administration announced a halt on evictions through the end of the year, a move that may shield the millions of Americans at risk of losing their homes due to the financial chaos sparked by ...

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Fannie-Freddie foreclosure suspension extended to year’s end


Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will extend their suspension of mortgage foreclosures through at least the end of the year, providing more relief for homeowners who are grappling with the economic pain of the coronavirus. Fannie and Freddie, which backstop ...

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Goldstar Group acquires Frederick warehouse, 24 acres for mixed-use project

The site, which also contains a 49,000-square-foot, single-story warehouse building, was purchased from Frederick Health Hospital for an undisclosed price. Chris Kline Jr., president of Frederick Commercial Real Estate, facilitated this transaction.

The Goldstar Group, a Bethesda-based commercial real estate firm, has acquired a 24-acre parcel on 605 E. Church St. in Frederick and intends to develop a new mixed-use development. The site, which also contains a 49,000-square-foot, single-story warehouse building, was ...

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Md. housing sales rebound in June, but inventory sags

First-time buyers have been struggling to find affordable homes amid a stubborn shortage of properties on the market that's helped push prices higher. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

Maryland’s housing market in June rebounded significantly from the drop in sales in April and May, but low inventory is worsening and hampering the market. June saw 8,259 total units sold, according to data released Tuesday by Maryland Realtors. While ...

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Continental Realty expanding into New York

Josh Dinstein

Baltimore-based Continental Realty Corporation is expanding into New York. The commercial real estate investment and management company announced Monday it has tapped Josh Dinstein as senior vice president of acquisitions to lead the initiative. Dinstein brings over two decades of ...

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Downtown Baltimore celebrates 2019 amid uncertain 2020

A view of Baltimore city coming into town on I-395 on June 20.  (The Daily Record / Maximilian Franz)

Baltimore’s downtown maintained its progress toward emerging as a full-fledged live, work and play neighborhood in 2019, according to a booster organization’s annual report, but faces an uncertain future amid the COVID-19 pandemic. While the current “State of Downtown Report” ...

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