NMTC Development Offers Housing for Teachers
Baltimore—A former tin box manufacturing company has been converted into a mixed-use development, featuring 40 affordable homes targeted to teachers and office space for educational nonprofit organizations serving Baltimore City Schools.
Field Report: A Roundup of Recent Affordable Housing Deals
MILWAUKEE—The new 60-unit Clarke Square Terrace provides affordable independent and assisted-living options to low- to moderate-income seniors.
Baltimore's Prospects Improve
Baltimore—Millions of square feet of apartments, townhouses, and office space are rising in East Baltimore, redeveloping one of the toughest neighborhoods in the city.
Industry Bids Fond Farewell to a Leader
It’s been a busy few months for Bart Harvey. Housing and community development organizations all across the country have been throwing banquets, luncheons, and other events to honor him for his long service as chairman of Enterprise Community Partners, Inc., and its for-profit subsidiary...
Rehab Reaches New Heights
Baltimore—It’s hard to take in the odd geometry of the Railway Express Lofts. The building sits at the bottom of the old Jones Falls River Valley, squeezed in between a six-lane Interstate highway and a train line.
After months of fundraising, planning, designing, and redesigning, 20 student teams construct their solar-powered homes to compete against one another in the nation's capital.
CROWNSVILLE—Officials are proposing a host of changes to the competition for low-income housing tax credits (LIHTCs) in Maryland, ranging from new ways to earn points that reward green, energy-efficient projects to a series of tweaks that recognize the high cost of construction.
NO. 17 • BALTIMORE: Iron Market
The apartment market in Baltimore is turning out to be as consistent as “Iron Man” shortstop Cal Ripken Jr., who played a record 2,632 straight games for the city’s Orioles. Now that’s pretty consistent. But the city wasn’t always that way.
Historic School’s Students Come Home
ANNAPOLIS, MD. - A cultural landmark for African-Americans in Maryland, the Wiley H. Bates High School sat vacant for more than 20 years.
Making Workforce Housing a Priority
Money can’t fix everything, but when it comes to building more homes affordable to America’s middle-income workforce, it sure can’t hurt. Ron Terwilliger, chairman and CEO of Atlanta-based Trammell Crow Residential, recognized that recently when he made two $5 million gifts to further the...