Apr 28th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
In celebration of Water Safety Month, the Department of Community Services is offering free programs for residents and their families during the month of May
Apr 26th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Vice Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced that the fiscal year (FY) 2017 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies (THUD) Appropriations bill includes important investments in housing agencies and reforms to the Housing and Urban Development agency regarding lead paint
Apr 22nd, 2016 by RealEstateRama
WASHINGTON, D.C. – (RealEstateRama) — The Charles County Department of Public Works would like to remind citizens that the next household hazardous waste collection will be held on Saturday, May 7. The household hazardous waste collection site is located in the parking lot of the Department of Public Works building, located at 10430 Audie Lane, […]
Apr 21st, 2016 by RealEstateRama
Senate Democrats, led by U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), today introduced the Testing, Removal and Updated Evaluations of Lead Everywhere in America for Dramatic Enhancements that Restore Safety to Homes, Infrastructure and Pipes Act of 2016, or True LEADership Act (S.2821), a comprehensive plan that recommits the federal government to a critical role in water infrastructure investment, lead remediation and the strong drinking water protections provided by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Apr 20th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
Expressions of Interest to serve on the Board of Directors for the Montgomery County Green Bank are being accepted until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3. Board members will be tasked with developing a nonprofit with the purpose of increasing private capital investment and deployment of energy efficiency and clean energy in the County. The Board will need to develop bylaws that comply with the Green Bank law and seek designation from the County Council.
Apr 19th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
April is Fair Housing Month and housing professionals and providers will have an opportunity to meet housing regulators at a free fair housing educational forum. The event is scheduled for Monday, April 25, from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Silver Spring Civic Building, One Veterans Place
Apr 19th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Vice Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced Committee approval on Thursday of fiscal year (FY) 2017 Energy and Water Development funding legislation, which includes $112 million for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers projects in Maryland making public investments in waterways that support private sector jobs. As Vice Chairwoman, Senator Mikulski will continue to fight for more funding for Army Corps of Engineers projects which net $16 of economic benefits for every one dollar spent. In the next step of the appropriations process, the bill will move to the Senate floor this week.
Apr 14th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
American wind power hailed the Maryland Legislature’s historic move to obtain 25 percent of its electricity from renewable sources within four years, and is prepared to do its part to meet the standard if it becomes law. Both the state Senate and House have now passed SB 921, the Clean Energy Jobs Act. It now goes to Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan for his signature.
Apr 12th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
Maryland’s newest sustainable communities are as diverse as the state itself. Cecil County, on the state’s Eastern Shore, boasts two of the newest additions: the town of Rising Sun and the town of North East. Both are rich with historical landmarks, natural beauty and plenty of modern amenities that seamlessly combine both the new and old. Visitors to North East, for example, can learn more about the town’s rich history as a significant spot for watermen on the Chesapeake Bay by visiting the Upper Bay Museum.
Apr 11th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
Maryland Congressman Chris Van Hollen, Co-Chair of the Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change and a member of the Safe Climate Caucus and the Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition (SEEC), joined a bipartisan group of current and former Members of Congress to file an amicus brief in support of the Obama administration’s historic Clean Power Plan (CPP).
Apr 8th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
U. S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), a senior member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, today noted that more than three dozen national organizations from across the political spectrum were calling for increased investment in America’s water infrastructure.
Apr 7th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
Joins Bipartisan Group of Current and Former Members of Congress to Argue That EPA Has the Authority to Reduce Dangerous Carbon Pollution and Protect Public Health. Congressman John Sarbanes (D-Md.) joined a bipartisan group of current and former Members of Congress to file an amicus brief in support of the Obama administration’s historic Clean Power Plan (CPP).
Apr 6th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
U. S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Rudolph Chow today toured the Ashburton Water Filtration Plant and discussed the many ways that elected officials at all levels are working to ensure that all Marylanders have access to safe, lead-free drinking water.
Apr 6th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) joined in filing a bipartisan amicus brief in support of President Obama’s Clean Power Plan, which is being challenged in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. The amicus brief was signed by 44 current and former Senators and 164 current and former House Members.
Apr 5th, 2016 by RealEstateRama
WASHINGTON, D.C. – (RealEstateRama) — Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD), a bipartisan group of 43 current and former Senators and 164 current and former House members – including a former Republican Senator and former Republican House Member – from 38 states as well as the District of Columbia and the Northern Mariana Islands have joined in […]
AG Gansler Announces Settlement With Property Manager
Pikesville company agrees to return tenants’ security deposits
Baltimore, MD – September 26, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler announced today that his Consumer Protection Division has reached a settlement with Pikesville-based American Equity Property Management (“AEPM”) and the company’s owners, Boris Peters and Michael Klein, resolving allegations that the property management company improperly held tenants’ security deposits in its operating account instead of a separate trust account. Find a loan officer Embracehomeloans.com more »