The Annual Charity Post!

So I used to do this every year, and last year I think I just ran out of time. Thankfully time management has been a bigger priority this year, so I was able to take notes throughout the year and compile a list of local organizations I really like and highly recommend donating to. This […]

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Where Do the Candidates Stand on Housing?

Reposted from Housing Policy Watch: Candidates were asked for their plan to address vacants and other housing issues in the city, with the idea of publishing their responses so residents could better understand where each candidate stands on this issue. Each candidate was given the same four questions, along with the same amount of time […]

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Keeping an Eye on one of Baltimore’s Historic Industrial Sites

The Eigenbrot Brewery is located in the historic Shipley Hill neighborhood of Southwest Baltimore, and is part of Baltimore’s rich industrial history. The brewery closed with the advent of prohibition, in 1920. Several other companies have used the buildings for various other manufacturing endeavors, yet today it remains a forlorn abandoned group of buildings, tucked […]

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1607 and 1605 McKean Avenue

Property Address: 1607 and 1605 McKean Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21217 Property Owner (1607): Information listed in SDAT is incorrect. As of 2011, this property has been owned by ETS Maryland, one of the many shell companies created by the disbarred attorneys Anthony DeLaurentis, John Reiff, and John Reid as a way to hide their tax […]

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2738 Harford Road

Property Address: 2738 Harford Road, Baltimore, MD 21218 Property Owner: KMS Property 2, LLC, 5213 Hillmont Court, Ellicott City, MD 21043 Resident Agent for KMS Property 2, LLC: Mehrdad Tavakoly, same address. City Council District and Contact:  District 14, Mary Pat Clarke State Senator:  Joan Carter Conway State Delegates:  Curtis Anderson, Mary Washington, Maggie McIntosh […]

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Update: 912 S Carey Street

This home has been vacant for many years, and it was originally added to the blog in 2009.  Unfortunately, no action was taken and the house continued on its decline. It was purchased by Money Line Mortgage, LLC (717 N Union Street, Unit 111, Wilmington, DE 19085) in 2013. Earlier this year, someone was sent […]

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1706, 1704, 1702 Westwood Avenue

Property Address: 1706, 1704, 1702 Westwood Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21217 Property Owner (1706): Gladys Ervin, same address. Property Owner (1704): Mayor and City Council, 417 E Fayette Street, Baltimore, MD 21202 Property Owner (1702): Stephen T Kunkel, 806 Festival Avenue, Mt. Airy, MD 21771 City Council District and Contact:  District 7, Nick Mosby State Senator:  […]

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