115 Willard Street

Property Address: 115 S Willard Street, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property Owner: David and Maxie Lee Boyd, 3805 Southern Cross Drive, Baltimore, MD 21207 City Council District and Contact:  District 9, “Pistol” Pete Welch State Senator: Shirley Nathan-Pulliam State Delegate:  Keith Haynes Most of this property has collapsed, except for the facade and part of the side walls. […]

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A Duo of Blight: 33 and 35 S Franklintown Road

Property Address:  33 and 35 S Franklintown Road, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property Owner (33):  Compound Yield Play, LLC (a Scott Wizig-controlled entity), 4500 Bissonnet, #300, Bellaire, TX 77401 (Company is not in good standing.) Resident Agent for Compound Yield Play, LLC:  Stephen L Harker, 53 East Broadway, 1st Floor, Bel Air, MD 21014 Property Owner […]

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2522 Hollins Street

Property Address:  2522 Hollins Street, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property Owner:  Baltimore 132 Partnership, 215 E Preston Street, Baltimore, MD 21202 (Company does not exist, however, all court cases point to one Mr. Raymond Weinberg, a slumlord we’ve written about before.) Note:  This property was foreclosed on by ETS Maryland, LLC in January of 2010, and […]

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17, 19, 21, and 23 S Franklintown Road

Property Address:  17, 19, 21, and 23 S Franklintown Road, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property Owner (17):  Leslie J Vinson, same address. Property Owner (19:;  TAI, LLC, 27 Heath Street, Baltimore, MD 21230 Resident Agent for TAI, LLC:  TAI, Inc., same address.  Resident agent for TAI, Inc. is Justin Taillon, same address.  Both charters have been […]

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31 S Franklintown Road

Property Address:  31 S Franklintown Road, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property Owner:  West Baltimore Tax Services, LLC (company charter was forfeited), 3401 Garrison Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21215 Resident Agent for West Baltimore Tax Services, LLC:  George Annan, same address.  (Interesting to note, there’s another company registered in the state with the same name, with George Annan […]

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2528 Hollins Street

Property Address:  2528 Hollins Street, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property Owner:  Charles Moore, same address. City Council District and Contact:  District 9, “Pistol” Pete Welch State Senator:  Verna Jones Rodwell State Delegates:  Keith Haynes, Keiffer Mitchell Jr, Melvin Stukes    

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29 S Franklintown Road

Property Address:  29 S Franklintown Road, Baltimore, MD 21223 Property Owner:  Chesapeake Row Homes, LLC, PO Box 741109, Houston, TX 77274 (Company is not in good standing.)  Another of Scott Wizig‘s shell companies — Buffalo, NY tossed him out of town, and he was successfully prosecuted in the state of New York but he’s been […]

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A Tale of a Missing Address: 101 Willard Street

A few months ago, I spent the day in Shipley Hill and Yale Heights, two of my favorite Baltimore neighborhoods.  Lots of interesting architecture, beautiful once-grand homes, tidy smaller homes — and yes, lots of blight, unfortunately. I came across a curious group of buildings — obviously an old factory complex, one of the buildings […]

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Link Roundup

If you haven’t been reading the “Living Apart” series on ProPublica, you’re really missing out.  The series is about fair housing in the US, and how things went terribly wrong, despite the best intentions of lawmakers on both sides of the fence.  You can read Part 1 here, and Part 2 here. Baltimore City demolished […]

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A Block of Blight: 2418-2404 W Lombard Street

The entire block is owned by property “investors” — some individuals, some shell LLC corporations, and what a shame. See below for property owner information.  All of these homes are in District 9, under the not-so-watchful eye of Councilman “Pistol” Pete Welch. Owner of 2418: 1100 Investors, Inc., 1749 E North Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21213 […]

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