Update: 1400 Block, Wicomico Street

We’ve reported on this sad group of houses in Washington Village a few times — they’ve been abandoned since being taken over by “investors” back in the late 90s.  We’re happy to report that the City finally decided to do the right thing and demolish them.  It would be nice to see a park or […]

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Baltimore City vs. Stanley Rochkind

Interesting to note that the city has filed for the condemnation of five Rochkind-owned properties on W. Saratoga Street.  Besides the properties in the 900 block of W. Saratoga Street, a Rochkind controlled company also owns 1127 W. Saratoga Street.  This property is on the list of outstanding lead paint violations issued by the Baltimore […]

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757 Carroll Street and 701 Washington Boulevard, Revisited

We’re going to revisit some of the properties featured in this blog over the past month and see what’s happened recently.  So far, sad to say, most of them are in the same shape or worse than when they were featured here.  Others have been slightly improved, we suspect this is due to the city […]

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