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Baltimore property manager to pay $500k to settle illegal rent fee claims

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A Baltimore property management group will establish a $524,000 fund to repay tenants for overcharged legal fees associated with failure to pay rent cases as part of a class settlement reached last month. The settlement against Virginia-based Harbor Group Management ...

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Md. renters accuse Kushner company’s subsidiaries of illegal rental practices

FILE - In this July 24, 2017 file photo, White House senior adviser Jared Kushner speaks to reporters outside the White House in Washington. The White House says President Donald Trump will be sending three senior officials to the Middle East in coming days to discuss prospects for resuming the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

Two Maryland renters filed a proposed class-action lawsuit Wednesday alleging the property management companies owned by Jared Kushner’s family’s real estate company operating their apartment complexes charge excessive and illegal fees. Westminster Management LLC and its affiliated businesses own some ...

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How much more expensive is Md.? New data sheds light

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Living and buying in Maryland is expensive – and it looks like it’s going to stay that way. According to recent data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, prices in Maryland are more than 10 percent higher than the national ...

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Maryland among most expensive states for renters

A report by the commercial real estate firm Transwestern found that suburban apartment rentals are driving the metropolitan markets. (The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz)

It’s not cheap to rent an apartment in Maryland. According to a new report by the National Low Income Housing Association, Maryland ranks seventh in the nation in terms of the hourly wage required to rent a two-bedroom apartment. The ...

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