Real Estate

CBRE: Baltimore office leasing, sales fall sharply

Montgomery Park

Office leasing and sales in the Baltimore metro market are significantly down through the first half of 2018, according to recently released reports from CBRE. The commercial real estate services firm found leasing of office space is down 10 percent ...

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Contractors, attorneys: New wage law hurts Md.’s construction industry

FILE- In this Feb. 20, 2018, file photo, construction workers work in midtown Manhattan in New York.   U.S. productivity grew at an annual rate of 0.7 percent in the first three months of 2018, a weak reading but a slight improvement from the previous quarter.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

A Maryland law intended to ensure employees of subcontractors receive unpaid wages will have a variety of negative consequence for the construction industry, including potentially chilling hiring of minority- and women-owned firms, according to attorneys and industry advocates. The General ...

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Capital investments boost leasing at 1 N. Charles St.

1 N. Charles St. in Baltimore has enjoyed leasing success because the building owner has invested in upgrades, says MacKenzie Commercial Real Estate Services. (Adam Bednar)

Capital investments in 1 N. Charles St. have boosted leasing at the property, particularly from businesses displaced by the conversion of Class B offices into apartments in downtown Baltimore and tenants from properties where owners can’t make similar upgrades to ...

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Town hall meeting to focus on Ellicott City recovery, rebuilding

Howard County Executive Alan H. Kittleman. (File photo)

Ellicott City residents, property owners and businesses directly affected by the deadly Memorial Day weekend flood have the opportunity to question county officials about the ongoing recovery and weigh in on rebuilding. Howard County Executive Allan H. Kittleman and Howard County ...

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Baltimore hotels optimistic about summer tourism


Juan Webster, general manager of the Kimpton Hotel Monaco Baltimore Inner Harbor, said his hotel tries to set itself apart in a crowded market by simultaneously being upscale and accessible. Located in the heart of downtown in the historic former ...

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