Prime waterfront Fells Point property eyed for 300 apartments, townhomes

Prime waterfront Fells Point property eyed for 300 apartments, townhomes

2001 Aliceanna Street, the 3.5 acre lot that sits along the Fells Point Waterfront, is being proposed for apartments and townhomes by owner Elm Street Development.

It is currently the site of a warehouse and a parking lot being rented out by the National Aquarium for large fish tanks.

This plan would convert the existing 184,962 SF building into a parking garage. It would then build three stories atop the warehouse that would hold 277 apartments. On the adjacent surface parking lot, the developer plans a mix of 23 townhouses and condos, says Jim Mobley, a project manager for Elm Street Development.


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Under Armor Ranked 16th on LinkedIn’s “Where the US Wants to Work Now”

Every year, LinkedIn releases it’s Top 50 Companies where the world wants to work. LinkedIn bases this list off the “billions of actions taken by it’s 500+ millions of members and looks at three main pillars: interest in a company’s job, interest in a company’s brand and employees, and employee retention.” (To learn more about their methodology, click here)

Baltimore’s own Under Armor found itself at number 16 this year, the only Maryland based company to make this list. From it’s long list of celebrities on UA’s payroll, free tickets to sporting events and concerts, and the upcoming MLB sponsorship in 2020, it’s no surprise many people would consider working at Under Armor a dream job. To read more on LinkedIn’s list click here.


Bike Trail to Unite East Coast States from Florida to Maine

Bicycles have been a point of discussion in major cities for many years, and Baltimore is no different. As of recent, bicycle infrastructure has been on the minds of many within the metropolis. It seems that our fair city is not the only one embracing this timeless form of transport and recreation. The East Coast Greenway Alliance (ECGA) is continuing its efforts to create a bike path stretching from Maine to Florida- and 850 miles are already completed. In Maryland, “Off-road trails include portions of the Torrey C. Brown Trail, Jones Falls Trail, Gwynn’s Falls Trail, BWI Trail, John Overstreet Trail, B & A Trail, Colonial Annapolis Maritime Trail, WB & A Trail and the Anacostia Tributary Trails” (ECGA).


Check out the rest of the plans for the Greenway here.

Home Sales Steadily Increasing

Thinking about buying a home? Well, home sales rose by a whopping 21% in Maryland this month- 2,248 up from 1,861. It seems the recession is on its way out the door, as this marks the 15th straight month of double digit increases for the market.


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Read more about the stats regarding Baltimore/Maryland area home sales here on the Baltimore Business Journal.