City-Owned Blight: 2202 Orleans Street

Property Address:  2202 Orleans Street, Baltimore, MD 21231 Property Owner:  Housing Authority of Baltimore City, 417 E Fayette Street, Baltimore, MD 21202 City Council District and Contact: District 13, Warren Branch State Senator: Nathaniel McFadden State Delegates: Talmadge Branch, Nina R. Harper, Cheryl Glenn Neighbors complained to HABC in 2010 about this house being a drug nuisance, but […]

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Reader-Submitted Blight: 2216 Cambridge Street

Thanks to Reader Rusty for the info and picture! Property Address:  2216 Cambridge Street, Baltimore, MD 21231 Property Owner:  Brian J. Petit, 356 Miulana Place, Kappaa, HI 96747 City Council District and Contact: District 1, Jim Kraft State Senator:  William Ferguson IV State Delegates:  Pete Hammen, Luke Clippinger, Brian McHale  

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Scary Statistics: Three Years Later

I wrote the original post on Baltimore City’s foreclosure rate three years ago, and thought it would be interesting to revisit the topic and see what the data from the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development looks like now.  You can download the full 2012 Q3 report from MDHCD here, but here are some […]

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Reader-Submitted Blight: 418 N Patterson Park Avenue

Property Address:  418 N Patterson Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21231 Property Owner: Sharon Lane, 7516 Rossville Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21237 City Council District and Contact: District 13, Warren Branch State Senator: Nathaniel McFadden State Delegates: Talmadge Branch, Cheryl Glenn, Hattie Harrison Many thanks to Reader Rusty for the photo and information!

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My Big Fat Greek Vacant: 2219 Eastern Avenue

Many thanks (and a happy birthday) to Reader Rusty for this submission!  Opa! Property Address:  2219 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21231 Property Owner: Kostas and Kyriaki Kontoudis, 8053 Woodhaven Street, Baltimore, MD 21237 City Council District and Contact: District 1, Jim Kraft State Senator:  William Ferguson IV State Delegates:  Pete Hammen, Luke Clippinger, Brian McHale […]

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1740 Fleet Street: Reader Submitted Blight

Property Address:  1740 Fleet Street, Baltimore, MD 21231 Property Owner:  E Pikounis Construction Company, Inc., 1600 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21230 City Council District and Contact: District 1, Jim Kraft State Senator:  William Ferguson IV State Delegates:  Pete Hammen, Luke Clippinger, Brian McHale Many thanks to Reader JC for this submission!

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1515 Eastern Avenue

Property Address:  1515 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21231 Property Owner:  Alexison Ventures III, LLC, 2101 Belair Road, #H, Fallston, MD 21047 Registered Agent for Alexison Ventures:  Charles Ritchey, same address City Council District and Contact:  District 1, Jim Kraft Thanks to Reader Rusty for submitting this property and sending the following pictures:

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1824 Aliceanna Street

Thanks to Reader WE for this submission! Property Address:  1824 Aliceanna Street, Baltimore, MD 21231 Property Owner:  Maria E. Turner, PO Box 44612, Baltimore, MD 21236 City Council District and Contact:  District 1, Jim Kraft Our reader says, “This ‘scaffold’ has been hanging out this 3rd floor windows for 7 years. Rotting away and ready […]

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207 N. Castle Street

Property Address:  207 N. Castle Street, Baltimore, MD 21231 Property Owner:  Christine Martin, 20 N. Bond Street, Baltimore, MD 21231 City Council District and Contact:  District 13, Warren Branch This property is the subject of an injunction filed January 25th of this year, by the City.

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City-Owned E. Fayette Street Blight

Property Addresses:  2028, 2034, 2038, and 2050 E. Fayette Street, Baltimore, MD 21231 Property Owner:  Housing Authority of Baltimore City, 417 E. Fayette Street, Baltimore, MD 21202 City Council District and Contact:  District 13, Warren Branch

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