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Port Covington parcel to be auctioned June 14

A June 14 foreclosure auction has been scheduled for a 5.21-acre parcel of the city’s waterfront in Port Covington once envisioned to be a sparkling retail and residential hub. The auction of 301 E. Cromwell St. will be held at ...

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2 local firms win Wood Works Wood Design Awards

Two local firms have won design kudos in the Wood Works Wood Design Awards. Ayers Saint Gross Inc. recently won the commercial wood design category for the Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center and Smith Education Center in Charlottesville, Va. The design ...

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Candidates target public subsidies, modular housing on upswing, tidbits and more

One of the targets at a Democratic mayoral forum sponsored by BUILD Thursday night was giving public subsidies to wealthy developers to help in local economic development. You know, like the subsidies given or promised to developers John Paterakis, William ...

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Melody Simmons’ real estate notebook

The Strata Group this week formed a foreclosure unit that will specialize in “all aspects of transforming bank-owned properties into assets for homebuyers and investors in Central Maryland.” The group will offer comprehensive services to entities that control foreclosed properties, ...

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Top 5: ‘Too big to fail?’ all week

The Daily Record’s five-month investigation into the redevelopment of East Baltimore was released in 12 installments over five days this week. The stories — particularly ones from the first three days of the series — dominated web traffic on our ...

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Too big to fail? on The Marc Steiner Show, Midday with Dan Rodricks

Reporters Melody Simmons and Joan Jacobson have been investigating the redevelopment of East Baltimore since I started at The Daily Record in August. I was fortunate enough to work with them on several multimedia components to supplement their reporting. The ...

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