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Ernst Valery plans Pigtown redevelopment

The Ernst Valery Investment Corp. has agreed to purchase the historic property at 906 Washington Boulevard from the city for $100,000. The developer has entered into an a 90-day exclusive negotiating privilege and right of entry agreement with the Baltimore ...

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Md. shops counting on Small Business Saturday

Ben Hyman, Executive Director of Pigtown Main Street. Since it was founded in 2000, Pigtown Main Street has played a large role in marketing small businesses in the neighborhood. (The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz)

For the past four years, Hiywot “Deedee” Kassa has owned Cafe Jovial in Pigtown. Her customers are mostly neighbors, and many regular customers have become her friends. On Small Business Saturday this weekend, Kassa hopes that customer base will increase. ...

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Baltimore seeks developer for historic Pigtown property

Baltimore is seeking developers to purchase and rehab historic city property in the Pigtown community. The Baltimore Development Corp. has issued a Request for Proposal for 906 Washington Blvd. There are two adjacent buildings on the property that share that ...

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‘One of the most interesting spaces in Baltimore’

Exterior of 1100 Wicomico Street in Baltimore, a unique property in the fact that it poised to house companies looking for anything from a penthouse headquarters to an industrial factory space with loading docks and freight elevators. (The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz),

The building at 1100 Wicomico St. in Pigtown, just west of the Carroll-Camden Industrial Area, presents a unique opportunity for companies searching for space in Baltimore. The eight-story, 440,000 -square-foot building is 60 percent leased, but available space includes the ...

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$1.4M endowment to honor Schaefer’s ‘do it now’ legacy

William Donald Schaefer’s parting gift to his beloved city will help to pay for flowers, neighborhood improvements and even flagpoles.

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Work in progress for Baltimore’s newest park

The work at what soon will be Baltimore’s newest park is in full swing near Pier 5. Look for Pierce’s Park to open this fall. The development, located on a sliver of land behind the Columbus Center, is going to ...

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Report shows construction spending remained unstable last month

The Associated General Contractors of America reported this week that construction spending remained unstable last month. And there is little relief in sight. “The construction spending pendulum is likely to keep swinging between gains and losses, given the spotty increases ...

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Top 5: ‘Six vacant homes went up in flames’

The Baltimore Ravens announced this week that they wouldn’t be holding their training camp at McDaniel College, and the Baltimore Development Corp., along with the city’s law department and Gateway South LLC, an agreement that would allow for a slots ...

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BDC seeks proposals for two Pigtown buildings

Developers are being sought by the city to convert two buildings totaling 7,760 square feet into a mixed-use project in the city’s historic Pigtown community. The Baltimore Development Corp. Wednesday issued a request for proposals for 906 Washington Blvd., two ...

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