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Builders boost September spending 0.6 percent

WASHINGTON — U.S. builders spent more on home construction in September, a gain that helped offset weakness in nonresidential building and government projects. Construction spending grew 0.6 percent compared to August when spending had fallen 0.1 percent, the Commerce Department ...

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Hearing set on tax credits for Harbor Point, Alameda developments (access required)

Two proposed developments in Baltimore will be the subject of a hearing next month by the Baltimore Development Corp. because developers are seeking Enterprise Zone tax credits in order to build. ...

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20-building portfolio in Columbia sold

Cassidy Turley announced the sale of the Prologis (formerly AMB Property Corp.) office/flex portfolio in Columbia. The 588,009-square-foot portfolio consists of 20 buildings in three business parks (Columbia Gateway Business Park, Columbia Business Center and Oakland Ridge). Jonathan Carpenter and ...

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Firefighters contain fire at University of Maryland building

COLLEGE PARK — Officials have contained a fire that broke out in an electrical room of a building on the campus of the University of Maryland in College Park. Fire department spokesman Mark Brady says firefighters were called at about ...

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Board approves new home for UM president

ANNAPOLIS — Comptroller Peter Franchot criticized the University of Maryland’s College Park Foundation’s use of $7.2 million to rebuild the university president’s on-campus residence and cast the sole vote opposing the demolition of the current home at Wednesday’s Board of ...

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