City-Owned Crackhouse: 216 S Stricker Street

Property Address:  216 S Stricker Street, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property Owner:  Mayor and City Council, 417 E Fayette Street, Baltimore, MD 21202 City Council District and Contact:  District 9, “Pistol” Pete Welch Neighbors described this home as “a crackhouse” and vacant.  “People were coming in and out all the time, nobody lived there.  People would […]

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The Ongoing Saga of 200 S. Calhoun Street

We stumbled across this building while on a walk through one of the more…marginal…areas of the city.  It’s a huge building — SDAT says 17,000 square feet — and it takes up most of the block where it’s located.  It appears that it was once used as a school, but not for a few decades, […]

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414 and 416 S. Calhoun Street

We’re combining these two properties into one post, because both houses have the same two owners, both of whom are claiming 416 S. Calhoun as their primary residence. Property Address:  414 and 416 S. Calhoun Street, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property Owner:  Belinda Louise Lathe and Lacey Marie Zielezinsky, 416 S. Calhoun Street, Baltimore, MD 21223 […]

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1545 Cole Street

Property Address:  1545 Cole Street, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property Owner:  Andre Fozard, same address Baltimore City Council District and Contact:  District 9, Agnes Welch The owner of this house, Andre Fozard, has an extensive criminal history for drug dealing, assault, battery, counterfeiting, and housing code violations.  In a 2005 City Paper article, writer Van Smith […]

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1517 McHenry Street

Property address:  1517 McHenry Street, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property owner:  Al Grasso and Muhammad T. Saleem, 8417 Silverdale Court, Lorton, VA 22079 City Council District and contact:  District 9, Agnes Welch

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Abandoned Home Burns, One Man Dies in SW Baltimore

Yet another abandoned home in Baltimore is destroyed by fire — two men were trapped inside, according to ABC2 News.  (Unfortunately, they say the fire was in Southeast Baltimore, when S. Carey Street is actually in Southwest Baltimore.)  One man was seriously injured, the other man died.  The house had previously been the subject of […]

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1507 McHenry Street

Property address:  1507 McHenry Street, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property owner:  BGM Realty #20 Corporation, P.O. Box 32118, Baltimore, MD 21282 (Another Stanley Rochkind-controlled company) Registered agent for BGM Realty #20 Corporation: Ahvner Rozwaski, 5616 Park Heights Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215 City Council district and contact: 9th District, Agnes Welch The 1500 block of McHenry Street […]

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1521 McHenry Street

Property address:  1521 McHenry Street, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property owner:  CE Realty, LLC, 3210 Labyrinth Road, Baltimore, MD 21208 Registered agent for CE Realty, LLC:  Ephraim Weingarten, 3210 Labyrinth Road, Baltimore, MD 21208 City Council district and contact:  District 9, Agnes Welch Only one of many boarded-up blighted homes in the 1500 block of McHenry […]

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