Tag: real estate market

Baltimore, Heaven for House-Flippers



Sometimes, people who flip (or attempt to flip) houses are savvy real estate speculators willing to funnel money into a gentrifying neighborhood; sometimes they’re cynical parasites, out to make a buck–witness this month’s successful court case against one of Baltimore’s most infamous absentee landlords.

Whatever their stripes, house flippers will be pleased to learn that Baltimore is one of the nation’s best markets in which to flip a home, according to Business Insider.

Michael Phelps Sells Fells Pt. Condo at $400,000 Loss


Our friends at Curbed are reporting that Michael Phelps has sold his Fells Point condo for less than what he paid for it.  The asking price was $1.42 million, but he sold it for only $1.25 million.  The Olympic champion purchased the property in 2007 for $1.69 million.

Read Michael Phelps Wire: Has the Phenom Sold His Townhouse? at Curbed.com

Real Estalking: A Guilford Oldie and a Phoenix Newbie

This week’s open house picks are a study in contrasts: an old and charming yin set against a new and innovative yang. Which one is more appealing to you? Happy looking!3911 Juniper Road, Guilford

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Sunday, May 27, 1 – 2:30 p.m.