Baltimore City

Property Taxes in Baltimore County and Baltimore Rise in 2019

January 7th, 2019

Property taxes in Baltimore County and Baltimore City rise in 2019. Well, and every other county in Maryland. This is apparently the first year since 2008 where every single Maryland county is seeing property tax increases. Assessments on Maryland properties are averaging a 9.1% increase on average. Baltimore City residents are seeing a 5.9% increase, [...]

Baltimore City Christmas Tree Pickup 2019

December 27th, 2018

Baltimore City Christmas Tree Pickup 2018 will be happening January 2-January 31, 2019. The Baltimore City Department of Public Works posted on their website: "DPW will offer curbside tree collection from Wednesday, Jan. 2 through Thursday, Jan. 31. Residents should set out trees on their regularly scheduled trash collection day, at the same location where their [...]

Halloween in Baltimore 2018

October 24th, 2018

The weekend before Halloween in Baltimore is often filled with fun activities and good times! This year Halloween is on Tuesday, so some many of the events will be the weekend before for Baltimore Halloween fun! I will put the date of the event in BOLD so you know which dates to find these events! Hunt [...]

HampdenFest 2018

August 30th, 2018

Hampdenfest 2018 is September 8! There will be live entertainment beginning at 11am on three different stages. There is a kids area with activities for children, a Dangerously Delicious Pies pie eating contest, and blocks of arts and crafts vendors and other wares from a wide range of merchants and artists. The famous Toilet Bowl Races are from [...]

Baltimore City Rental Law New 2018

August 6th, 2018

Baltimore City has new rental laws that took effect August 1, 2018. Baltimore City landlords have until January 2019 to comply with the new rental laws. Landlords in Baltimore City must hire a licensed home inspector to inspect their units to meet certain criteria. Here is a link to the  four page inspection checklist that [...]

HonFest 2018

May 31st, 2018

Honfest 2018 is June 9-10! This year marks the 25th Annual HonFest! Honfest's hours are: Saturday 11am-8pm, with the Dancin' in the Streets Block Party from 8-10pm. Sunday is from 12-6pm. Parking will be available for $8 at the garage at 3700 Keswick Avenue, thanks to Johns Hopkins University, who owns the lot. So, what [...]

Baltimore City Christmas Tree Pickup 2018

December 27th, 2017

Baltimore City Christmas Tree Pickup 2018 will be happening January 9-January 31, 2018! The Baltimore City Department of Public Works just posted on their website on 12/26/17: "DPW will offer curbside tree collection beginning Tuesday, January 9 through Wednesday, January 31, 2018. Residents should set out trees on their regularly scheduled trash collection day, at the [...]

Halloween in Baltimore 2017

October 23rd, 2017

The weekend before Halloween in Baltimore is often filled with fun activities and good times! This year Halloween is on Tuesday, so some many of the events will be the weekend before for Baltimore Halloween fun! I will put the date of the event in BOLD so you know which dates to find these events! Hunt [...]

HampdenFest 2017

August 31st, 2017

Hampdenfest 2017 is September 9! There will be live entertainment beginning at 11am on three different stages. There is a kids area with activities for children, a Dangerously Delicious Pies pie eating contest, and blocks of arts and crafts vendors and other wares from a wide range of merchants and artists. The famous Toilet Bowl Races are from [...]

HonFest 2017

May 25th, 2017

Honfest 2017 is June 10-11! Honfest's hours are: Saturday 11am-8pm, with Dancin' in the Street from 7-10pm. Sunday is from 12-6pm. The annual “Gathering of the Hons” will be Saturday June 10 at 4pm at Roland & 36th. (All of those dressed up come together for a photo!) Parking will be available for $8 at [...]