Downtown Baltimore

Baltimore Food and Wine Festival 2018

April 26th, 2018

The Second Annual Baltimore Food and Wine Festival will be held May 12, 2018 at Rash Field in the Inner Harbor. From 11am-5pm, you can try over 150 local and international wines, beer, and spirits, and from 11am-2pm there are food tastings from local restaurants. General admission is $39 in advance, which gives you access from 12-5pm, [...]

Maryland Film Festival 2018

April 24th, 2018

The 2018 Maryland Film Festival will be held May 2-6 in Downtown Baltimore! Filmmakers from across the United States, as well as a few international ones, will descend on Baltimore to showcase their talents and films. The first evening is devoted to short films, while Friday the 4th showcases John Waters presenting I, Olga Hepnarova. [...]

How Much Will My Home Renovation Get Me in Return?

April 6th, 2018

How much will your home renovation get you in return? Well, it depends on what and how much you do. I realize that sounds as clear as mud. But based on a CNBC post, the answer varies depending on the situation. A survey was done by Remodeling magazine to determine what gave homeowners the best [...]

Baltimore Farmers Market 2018

April 2nd, 2018

The Baltimore Farmers Market 2018 season begins on April 8, 2018 and runs each Sunday through December 23, 2018. Hours are 7am-noon every Sunday. This year marks the 41st year of the market! The Baltimore Farmers Market is located under the JFX at Holliday & Saratoga streets. What can you find at the Baltimore Farmers Market? According [...]

Light City Baltimore 2018

March 26th, 2018

Light City Baltimore is coming back Baltimore in 2018! Light City has expanded to three weekends in April - Neighborhood Lights 4/6-8, the Light City Art and Music Festival 4/14-21, and the [email protected] Social Innovation Conference 4/18-21. The main focus, like last year, is the 1.5 mile long light installation in Downtown Baltimore with 21 [...]

Baltimore Easter Egg Hunts 2018

March 20th, 2018

Baltimore Easter Egg Hunts 2018 will be over a few weekends, with the holiday falling on Sunday, April 1. Here are a few Easter Egg Hunts in Baltimore (plus a few other related events!) If you know of any others, please let me know, and I will add them to the list.     SATURDAY, MARCH [...]

Baltimore Named Top Ten Coolest City to Visit by Forbes

March 7th, 2018

Baltimore was named a top ten coolest city to visit by Forbes! The article discusses Under Armour's campus, as well as the Sagamore Pendry, also owned by Kevin Plank, the awesome art scene, including Amy Sherald, who painted Michelle Obama’s portrait for the National Portrait Gallery. Amy Sherald is also on the board of the [...]

Twelve Things To Do Before Selling Your Home

March 1st, 2018

Twelve things to do before selling your home is an important list to consider when going through the home sale process. Some of the items are quick and easy, some others take time and effort - some more than others. Here is a list that put together: Find a great real estate agent. In [...]

Millennials and Homebuying Questions

February 22nd, 2018

Millennials and homebuying questions - these go hand in hand. Of course, most homebuyers have a lot of questions, but this generation has a unique position where they are between those who had to put 20% down in order to buy a house, and those who do not believe they will ever have the money [...]

Buying a Flipped Home – What Should I Know?

February 7th, 2018

Buying a flipped home - what should I know comes from a CNBC article about issues some buyers have had when buying flipped homes. First, let's start with, "what is a flipped home?" A flipped home is a home that was bought most likely in a state of disrepair - whether it was a foreclosure, or [...]