April 28, 2006, 9am PDT
Researchers study the effectiveness of growth management laws in the Smart Growth pioneer state.
April 14, 2006, 5am PDT
The internet giants have begun offering a range of listing services that could endanger realtor's domination of the market.
April 9, 2006, 9am PDT
Cities call annexation an effective tool for managing growth at the local level. Counties disagree. Who's really in control?
April 3, 2006, 8am PDT
After election, Governor Ehrlich identified several "Priority Places" throughout the state, sites supposed to receive full support for smart growth efforts. Yet funding has yet to come through as expected.
April 3, 2006, 6am PDT
Condo development in the city has swelled, following a mid-90s swoon; now the city's new tallest building could be a skyscraper built for condos.
March 30, 2006, 7am PST
In Baltimore, developers plan to add on to The Rotunda, a historic building that already experienced an innovative reuse in the 1970s.
March 24, 2006, 8am PST
A lawyer from the landmark 1966 public housing desegregation case has written a book that helps inform a similar case in present-day Baltimore.
March 20, 2006, 9am PST
According to recent studies, homeownership is out of the question for many Marylanders; the Governor's Task Force on Workforce Housing looks for solutions.
March 19, 2006, 11am PST
A Baltimore Sun study finds that a first-time home buyer would have to spend 71 percent of his or her income toward monthly mortgage payments.
March 11, 2006, 1pm PST
From East St. Louis to Louisville, Kentucky, cities are beginning to realize visions of riverfront glory.
March 1, 2006, 11am PST
A law intended to clarify non-discriminatory requirements for lenders -- and upping violation fines dramatically -- could actually scare banks away from doing any business in Montgomery County, Maryland.
February 28, 2006, 1pm PST
University of Maryland researchers will conduct a series of visioning exercises to pick locations for future jobs and housing by placing Legos building blocks on a map. It's the latest trend in growth visioning exercises.
February 28, 2006, 7am PST
Nearly all of the Maryland Transit Administration's Central Light Rail Line is now double tracked -- at long last.
February 27, 2006, 11am PST
43 bills have hit the legislature, in attempts to limit government power.
February 22, 2006, 7am PST
Substantial amounts of flood plain construction could reinvent Katrina all over again around the country.
February 15, 2006, 5am PST
New Maryland real estate developments are straining water-supply networks and could lead to chronic shortages and water-use restrictions.
January 17, 2006, 2pm PST
Light rail and subway lines are spawning a series of new developments.
January 17, 2006, 10am PST
What would you do if your rent went from $595 per month to $200,000 to buy?
January 6, 2006, 11am PST
State and federal highway officials agree on a final plan to build a $2.4 billion highway through Washington's suburbs.
January 6, 2006, 8am PST
Charles Carroll descendants' may allow development of their Doughoregan estate. (Carroll is the only Roman Catholic signer of the Declaration of Independence.)