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New Incentive May Bring Families To Baltimore

In the city’s quest to draw thousands of families to Baltimore, one incentive may do the trick: a home-buying credit could help reverse decades of population decline.


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South Bethany Warns Homeowners About Teen Drinking After Controversial Gansler Picture

The government of a Delaware beach town is warning homeowners that they can face penalties if underage drinking or other offenses occur inside their homes after a photo surfaced of gubernatorial candidate Attorney General Doug Gansler at a senior week party.



Police Seek Suspect Involved In Daytime Burglaries At Several Howard County Homes

A dire warning to Howard County residents as police are tracking a string of home robberies. Investigators say the brazen crimes happen in the middle of the day.


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Homeowners Have Received More Than $220M In Md.

Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler says Maryland homeowners have received more than $220 million so far from a national mortgage settlement.



Frederick County Weighs Property Tax Rebate

Frederick County homeowners may be getting some property tax relief in the form of $100 checks.


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Big Incentives Offered For Prospective Homeowners In Baltimore City

A local organization is offering big incentives for prospective home buyers.


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What Homeowners Need To Know About Chimneys

Three easy steps to help you determine if you need to call a professional immediately.


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Md. Realtors Bash Governor’s Mortgage Deduction Idea

Maryland real estate agents expressed alarm Wednesday at Gov. Martin O’Malley’s proposal to cap state income tax deductions for people who make more than $100,000, a change that would have a big impact on mortgage interest deductions.


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Farmers Wary Of Possible Septic Tank Rules

Long blamed for many of the ills facing the Chesapeake Bay, farmers find themselves straddling both sides of proposals to deal with another source of pollution: septic tanks in housing developments.



Va. Man Accused Of Ripping Off Md. Homeowners

A Virginia man is accused of ripping off several Maryland homeowners by falsely promising home improvement work.


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Kitchen Cleaning 101

These are 10 steps to cleaning your kitchen from top to bottom.


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How An Architect Can Fit Into Your Budget

Here are some suggestions to save money on remodeling by taking a cautious approach and understanding what to expect.