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South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

| December 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

21 open houses in Otterbein, Federal Hill, Locust Point, Riverside, HarborView, and Sharp-Leadenhall. Buy a house, stay a while!

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| December 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

Ravens/Bucs, TellAfrica Art Festival, Great Russian Nutcracker, Cirque Nutcracker, A Christmas Carol, SantaCon, Sound The Bells, Harbor Holiday Spectacular, brewery events, and more fun. Cheers!

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315-Unit Apartment Building Proposed for Stadium Square

315-Unit Apartment Building Proposed for Stadium Square

| December 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

The apartment building will have around 315 mostly one-bedroom apartment units, two courtyards, a pool, a gym, club rooms, and a 334-car garage which is fully wrapped and hidden by the apartment units and attached office building.

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A Look at South Baltimore Real Estate Market Stats

A Look at South Baltimore Real Estate Market Stats

| December 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

The following is an overview of the median real estate sale price over the past year for the different South Baltimore neighborhoods covered by Redfin. This overview also lists the median sale price dating back five years ago to November 2013. Each median statistic calculated by Redfin is from a 90-day period that ends on the last day of the stated month.

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HIGH-END RENOVATION WITH ROOFTOP DECK, PARKING, AND 10-YEAR CHAP TAX CREDIT

HIGH-END RENOVATION WITH ROOFTOP DECK, PARKING, AND 10-YEAR CHAP TAX CREDIT

| December 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

This fully-renovated end-of-group rowhome boasts over 1,300 sqft of living space with 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths, a parking pad, a rooftop deck with a panoramic view, and a 10-Year CHAP Tax Credit.

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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

| December 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Iron Rooster to end its dinner service, a Cross St. business closes, a nail salon opens in Federal Hill, Lime bikes are now in Baltimore, and a Riverside bar gets honored for the best cocktails in Baltimore.

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Tuesdays Under 250: Updated Locust Point Home for $189,900

Tuesdays Under 250: Updated Locust Point Home for $189,900

| December 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

This one-bedroom Locust Point home features exposed brick, hardwood and tile floors throughout, stainless steel appliances, recessed lighting, a skylight, and a large master bathroom.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| December 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

A shooting, robbery, and two aggravated assaults in Pigtown; robberies in Sharp-Leadenhall, South Baltimore, Riverside, and the Inner Harbor; a stolen vehicle in Locust Point; a burglary and stolen auto in Hollins Market; and larcenies around the area.

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Million Dollar Monday: Luxury Escape in Federal Hill with 5 Levels, an Elevator, and a Rooftop Oasis

Million Dollar Monday: Luxury Escape in Federal Hill with 5 Levels, an Elevator, and a Rooftop Oasis

| December 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Welcome to your luxury escape in the heart of Federal Hill. This expansive townhome presents 5 finished levels with over 2,500 sqft of living space, 4-car parking, a private elevator accessing all levels, and a rooftop oasis showcasing glittering skyline and water views. The impressive interior features custom window treatments, plantation shutters, crown molding, gleaming hardwood floors, 10’ ceilings, and brilliant natural light throughout.

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New Retro Sign Goes Up at Cross Street Market, Most of the Market to Open by March

New Retro Sign Goes Up at Cross Street Market, Most of the Market to Open by March

| December 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Light St. entrance of the Cross Street Market now has a new look as a painted ‘Cross Street Market’ sign has been added to the brick facade. Cross Street Market is currently undergoing an $8-million redevelopment by Caves Valley Partners (CVP). Initial construction began in April and a second phase began in November.

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South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

| December 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Here is a rundown of the open houses this weekend in South Baltimore. Buy a house, stay a while!

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The Smoking Swine, The Green Bowl, and Dizzy Cow Pizzeria Opening a Restaurant and Bar in Brooklyn

The Smoking Swine, The Green Bowl, and Dizzy Cow Pizzeria Opening a Restaurant and Bar in Brooklyn

| December 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Food trucks The Smoking Swine, The Green Bowl, and Dizzy Cow Pizzeria are teaming up to take over the former O’Flynn’s Crab & Cask House at 3432 S. Hanover St. in South Baltimore’s Brooklyn neighborhood. O’Flynn’s was open for a year and a half after it replaced long-time, Brooklyn-staple O’Brady’s Crab House.

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| December 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

A great weekend of holiday events including Federal Hill’s Moonlight Madness which features a tree lighting and shopping till midnight with special sales. Also this weekend is the Washington Monument Lighting, Union Square Cookie Tour, Maryland Basketball at Royal Farms Arena, Polar Bear Express, holiday markets and festivals, Chris Young, Dollar or Less Days, A Charlie Brown Christmas Live, brewery events, and more fun. Cheers!

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Mid-Week Listing: Renovated Four-Bedroom Home on Light Street with Parking and a Large Rooftop Deck

Mid-Week Listing: Renovated Four-Bedroom Home on Light Street with Parking and a Large Rooftop Deck

| December 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

Immaculate 4BR/3.5 bath row home with 4 finished levels, wood floors, exposed brick, crown molding, and whole house audio system. Private 3rd floor owner’s suite features sitting area, whirlpool tub and walk in closet. Finished basement includes full bath, perfect for a 4th bedroom or family room. Off street parking and roof deck with 360~ views of the city make this the perfect place to call home!

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Employee Shot During Robbery at Restaurant Depot in Cherry Hill

Employee Shot During Robbery at Restaurant Depot in Cherry Hill

| December 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

On December 5, 2018, at 4:52am, officers were called to the Restaurant Depot located in the 3400 block of Annapolis Road for a report of a shooting.

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‘Back Yard Baltimore’ Opens in Hollins Market at the Former ‘Patrick’s of Pratt Street’

‘Back Yard Baltimore’ Opens in Hollins Market at the Former ‘Patrick’s of Pratt Street’

| December 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Earlier this fall, Back Yard Baltimore opened at 131 S. Schroeder St. (corner of Schroeder St. and Pratt St.) in the longtime home of Patrick’s of Pratt Street. Patrick’s closed in 2017 after 169 years of ownership by the same Irish family. It was considered by many as one of the oldest Irish pubs in the country.

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Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Three-Story, Three-Bedroom CHAP Tax Credit Home Near University of Maryland

Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Three-Story, Three-Bedroom CHAP Tax Credit Home Near University of Maryland

| December 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

This renovated three-story, three-bedroom home is a few blocks from the University of Maryland Medical Center and the UM BioPark. It features a CHAP Tax Credit which keeps the property taxes at $1,726/year instead of the assessed $4,821.48/year. The home features hardwood floors throughout, a high-end kitchen, large bedrooms, modern bathrooms, a third-story deck, and a back patio.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| December 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

Two stolen cars and a burglary in Federal Hill; a burglary in Sharp-Leadenhall; a burglary in Pigtown; a robbery and burglary at the Inner Harbor; and larcenies throughout the area.

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McHenry Row Opens Tesla Supercharger Station

McHenry Row Opens Tesla Supercharger Station

| December 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Supercharging takes an average of 30 to 45 minutes to top off the battery of a Tesla. The company has installed more than 11,000 Superchargers around the world.

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Union Square Cookie Tour on Sunday, December 9th

Union Square Cookie Tour on Sunday, December 9th

| December 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Join the Union Square neighborhood for its 33rd Annual Christmas Cookie Tour which will be held on December 9th from 12noon until 4:00pm and starts at 1401 Hollins.  Over 25 homes within the historic neighborhood will open their doors offering a homemade cookie at each stop.  This year we will bake over 14,000 cookies! Each ticket includes a booklet with each cookie recipe you will savor. 

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Million Dollar Monday: 1920’s Warehouse Turned One-Of-A-Kind Residence in Federal Hill

Million Dollar Monday: 1920’s Warehouse Turned One-Of-A-Kind Residence in Federal Hill

| December 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Live Large, Live Luxuriously – 37 Birckhead Street – “Federal Hill’s Premiere Residence!” This one-of-a-kind, high-end renovated 1920’s warehouse features more than 3,000 square feet of living space with 30′-50′ widths, plus an additional 1,200 square feet of outdoor space. Birckhead’s features include: 4 bedroom suites, 6 bathrooms, gourmet kitchen, two car garage, private courtyard, two roof top decks, and wet bar.

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South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

| November 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Over 30 opens houses this weekend in Pigtown, Union Square, Ridgely’s Delight, Otterbein, Sharp-Leadenhall, Federal Hill, HarborView, and Locust Point.

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Port Covington’s Workbench Acquired by Google

Port Covington’s Workbench Acquired by Google

| November 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

The company was founded as CWIST in 2013 and relocated from Annapolis to Port Covington in 2016. Later that year, the company changed its name to Workbench.

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New Playground Piece Inspired by a 19th Century B&O Train is Coming to Federal Hill Park

New Playground Piece Inspired by a 19th Century B&O Train is Coming to Federal Hill Park

| November 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

South Harbor Renaissance (SHR) is in the midst of a final fundraising push to raise money for a piece to complete the historic-themed playground at Federal Hill Park. The “Campaign for the Train” will fund a custom-designed toddler playground installation inspired by a 19th Century train from the B&O Railroad.

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| November 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

It’s clear Baltimore has a ton of holiday cheer this weekend! Events include the Riverside Park Gazebo Lighting, FSK’s Holiday Extravaganza, Salem’s Sobo Chili Cookoff, the Mayor’s Christmas Parade, Lighted Boat Parade, Baltimore Chanukah Festival, Train Ride with Santa, Winter Wonderland Block Party, holiday markets, Amy Schumer, college basketball, The Beach Boys, and more. Cheers!

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Mid-Week Listing: End-of-Group, Two-Unit Rowhome in Federal Hill

Mid-Week Listing: End-of-Group, Two-Unit Rowhome in Federal Hill

| November 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

This three-story, 1,890 sq. ft. rowhome in Federal Hill features a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment on the first floor and a two-bedroom, one-and-a-half bathroom unit on the second and third floors. The first floor apartment was renovated with new floors, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and a tin backsplash. The top apartment features hardwood floors throughout, a fireplace, and a breakfast bar. Both units have lots of windows.

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Volo City Acquires Brunch-Based Media Company ‘Bitches Who Brunch’

Volo City Acquires Brunch-Based Media Company ‘Bitches Who Brunch’

| November 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

Bitches Who Brunch was co-founded by Cori Sue Morris and Becca Clara Love in March 2010. It started in Washington, D.C. and has expanded into New York and Chicago. It currently has 16 employees. The Bitches Who Brunch website has thousands of reviews of brunches from around the world. The site also covers fashion, travel, and events.

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Tuesdays Under 250: Stylish Ridgely’s Delight Home with a Two-Story Living Room

Tuesdays Under 250: Stylish Ridgely’s Delight Home with a Two-Story Living Room

| November 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

This unique Ridgely’s Delight home on a cobblestone street features a light-filled two-story living room with a fireplace, a lower-level kitchen, a spacious bedroom with a walk-in closet, and a fenced back yard. 

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50-Unit Apartment Building Coming to Pratt Street in Ridgely’s Delight

50-Unit Apartment Building Coming to Pratt Street in Ridgely’s Delight

| November 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Zahlco Development is planning a five-story, 50-unit apartment building at 719-725 W. Pratt St. in Ridgely’s Delight. The $12-million project incorporates several existing buildings along with a vacant lot that Zahlco is purchasing from the University of Maryland, Baltimore and University of Maryland Medical Center.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| November 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Two-week report: Five robberies and two stolen cars in Federal Hill; four robberies and a stolen car in Pigtown; aggravated assaults in Sharp-Leadenhall and SBNA; three robberies in Carroll-Camden; and larcenies around the area.

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Million Dollar Monday: Four-Bedroom Home in Federal Hill with Original Details and Custom Craftsmanship

Million Dollar Monday: Four-Bedroom Home in Federal Hill with Original Details and Custom Craftsmanship

| November 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

This 2,016 sq. ft., four-bedroom Federal Hill home is filled with custom craftsmanship. It features original hardwood floors, exposed brick, wainscoting, exposed beams, wood accents, skylights, a large kitchen, a rooftop deck, and a parking pad.

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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

| November 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

A longtime South Baltimore restaurant owner returns with a new concept, Southside Diner is opening a new location, a Southside Marketplace store has closed, the Trash Wheel holiday sweater has arrived, and The Baltimore Station raises over $90,000.

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Phase One of Rash Field Redevelopment Expected to Begin Next Fall

Phase One of Rash Field Redevelopment Expected to Begin Next Fall

| November 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore (WPOB) is looking to begin its redevelopment of Rash Field at the Inner Harbor next fall, but the project will now be split up into two phases. The entire project is expected to cost $20 million t0 $22 million and, without the money raised to fund the entire project, WPOB is focusing on the western side of the park which includes the pavilion and several parcels to the west.

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