Before and After Shots of South Baltimore Developments with Google Maps’ New Satellite View

| August 29, 2023 | 0 Comments

Google Maps updated its ‘satellite’ view of Baltimore City in the winter. To show development progress that has taken place in different parts of South Baltimore over the recent years, took screenshots of overhead images from Apple Maps that appear to be from 2017.

To note, the under-construction projects have progressed quite a bit since the new Google Maps ‘satellite’ view.

Before screenshots courtesy of Apple Maps, after screenshots courtesy of Google Maps

Banner Row Townhomes – Locust Point: 108 Ryan Homes townhomes replacing the former PQ Corporation plant. Phase 1 has been competed and Phase 2 is underway.

Baltimore Peninsula – Chapter 1B: 3.025 million sq. ft. of office, retail, residential and hotel. Completed buildings include:

  • 250 Mission: 223,000 sq. ft. building (162 residential units, including 35 affordable units, and 40,000 sq. ft. retail)
  • 2455 House Street: 221,500 sq. ft. building (212,000 sq. ft. office and 9,500 sq. ft. retail)
  • Rye House: 293,000 sq. ft. building (254 residential units, including 54 affordable units, and 16,000 sq. ft. retail)
  • Rye Street Market: 273,000 sq. ft. building (228,000 sq. ft. office and 45,000 sq. ft. market)
  • ROOST: 133,000 sq. ft. building (40 residential units, 81 extended-stay units, and 6,000 sq. ft. retail)

No new construction is underway at the moment.

Under Armour’s Baltimore Peninsula Global Headquarters – Port Covington/Baltimore Peninsula

Under Armour began construction on a new 280,000 sq. ft. office, retail, and fitness building called TMB2 in December. TMB2 is a five-story, 75 ft. tall building with an east-west orientation. Under Armour is hoping to open TMB2 by the end of 2024.

Under Armour recently opened a NCAA-regulation track and field facility with a multi-sport playing field at its new campus.

Alta Federal Hill Phase I &II – South Baltimore: Phase I is completed and added 267 apartments, 367-car garage, and 1,000 sq. ft. retail to Hanover St. Phase II is now under construction and will add 258 apartments, 370-car garage, 1,000 sq. ft. retail.

719-723 W. Pratt St. – Ridgely’s Delight: This 50-unit apartment building is now open.

733 to 737 W. Pratt St. Ridgely’s Delight: This 35-unit apartment building is currently under construction.

Topgolf – Stadium Area: Topgolf opened this 65,ooo sq. ft. sports bar with a driving range in Fall 2022.

The Paramount Baltimore – Stadium Area: 80,000 sq. ft., 4,000-seat music venue. Construction began in February 2022 and is currently paused.

Public Storage – Carroll-Camden Industrial Area: Five-story, 940-unit storage facility. It was completed and opened in 2023.

Reedbird Park Redevelopment – Cherry Hill: Redevelopment includes a 32,000 sq. ft. Middle Branch Fitness & Wellness Center, turf stadium, three multi-purpose fields, dog park, basketball courts, paths, and a parking lot. The Middle Branch Fitness & Wellness Center opened in late 2022 and BGE Field presented by KELLY opened in 2021. Work continues on the additional fields.

MARC Train Heavy Maintenance Facility – Riverside: Maryland Transit Administration has completed this 35,000 sq. ft. building for locomotive and railcar maintenance.

Riverside Park Athletic Fields Renovation – Riverside: The athletic fiends at Riverside Park have been under renovation since 2022 and are expected to be completed next year. See recent overhead shots and on the ground photos here.

Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake Townhomes – Pigtown: Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake built three new-construction townhomes in Pigtown on the 1100 block of Ward St. The lot was created after the demolition of eight homes that were lost to a fire in the early 2010s. Paul’s Place controls a green space in between the new townhomes and its facility. It is partnering with the Pigtown community on a garden.

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