Investing in Charm City Baltimore

Investing in Charm City Baltimore is a City of neighborhoods. While tourists may flock to Camden Yards or M&T Stadium, residents know that the true allure of Charm City lies in its unique and historic communities. The distinct nature of…

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Legislative Update: 2017 Maryland General Assembly

Every winter the Maryland General Assembly meets for a period of 90 days to consider laws.  Landlords and rental property owners and developers can breathe a sigh of relief about these favorable outcomes: HB172, named “The Home Act”, would have…

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Cash Out Refinance Your 1-4 Unit Apartment Building

One of my best loan officers just advised me that she can do a cash-out refinance of a 1-4 unit investment property even if you have up to 10 financed investment properties.  Maximum loan-to-value is 75% on a single-family rental property…

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Baltimore City’s New Zoning Code

Baltimore City’s Zoning Code was written in 1971. The Planning Department has been working on a complete re-write of the zoning code for the last 10 years. The new code is designed to help the city be more walk-able, allowing,…

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Judge Stops Labor Rule

One more thing for which to be Thankful…on November 22, a Texas Federal Judge blocked the Department of Labor Overtime rule the was expected to make more than 4 million private sector workers eligible for extra pay.  21 States, the…

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