June 05, 2013
After more than a decade of cajoling, legal wrangling and building, the residences at Uplands, the $238 million residential community in Southwest Baltimore, are coming to life.
"There's a momentum that's built up that's going to be very, very difficult to stop," Baltimore Housing Commissioner Paul T. Graziano said at a ribbon-cutting event Monday, complete with a marching band and color guard from neighboring Edmondson-Westside High School.
Although about 15… Continue reading
June 03, 2013
A once dilapidated housing community in Southwest Baltimore is getting new life with a $238 million overhaul that will include 763 apartments and homes.
The new Uplands community replaces the old Uplands Apartments, a community of 979 subsidized apartments on Route 40 near Edmonson Village. The project had been stalled for more than a decade thanks to the recession, challenges to the bid process and lawsuits by residents and property owners.
So… Continue reading
May 30, 2013
Early next week, the $238 million Uplands residential development on the city’s West Side will officially open.
The development is on property that once was a 979-unit troubled, subsidized apartment complex off Route 40 west that was bought by the city in 2004.
Replacing it on a total of 63 acres is the new community that, when built out, will have 761 residences including townhouses, semi-detached houses and apartments. The development broke ground in October… Continue reading
April 26, 2013
Programs put a portion of monthly rental payments toward buying a house
In the long-standing debate between renting and owning, Ashley and Matthew Klein may have found the best of both worlds.
The Annapolis, Md., couple have rented a one-bedroom at Bozzuto’s Mariner Bay apartments since 2010 (1910 Towne Centre Blvd., Annapolis, Md.; 877-584-6145). When they decided to buy, they learned they could get credit for all those months of rent checks — to the tune of $10,000.
January 15, 2013
Greenbelt-based Bozzuto Group will start construction this spring on a condo development at 460 New York Ave. NW.
Bozzuto is redeveloping an existing 11-story building at the corner of New York Avenue and L Street into a 63-unit condo that will include studio, one-bedroom and one-bedroom plus den units.
The building will include a vertical lift parking system in its first two floors, with 36 parking spaces.
WDG Architecture is the architect of record. Bozzuto… Continue reading
December 10, 2012
An online relationship starts well before the lease is signed and can play a role in whether a renter renews.
Social media may account for just 2 percent of new leases for The Bozzuto Group, but when it comes to online engagement, the whole is not equal to the sum of its parts. Social media’s impact can’t be measured at just one point of the process.
The technology is a primary way for companies to enhance customer service and engage renters while slowly building up their brand,… Continue reading
October 16, 2012
All 23 townhomes and a duplex scheduled to be part of the new Uptown at Murray Hill housing development on West Street have been pre-sold, according to developer Bozzuto Group.
Bozzuto spokeswoman Cathy Leaning said the presell “has everything to do with the quality of our houses and the location of our houses.” Leaning said construction of the development, which started earlier this year, is scheduled to conclude in the summer of 2013.
Uptown at Murray Hill,… Continue reading
October 04, 2012
Bozzuto Homes is building 30 townhomes and single-family homes on sites of 5,900 to 7,500 square feet at Uptown at Murray Hill in Annapolis, within walking distance of Church Circle, City Dock and Park Place. Uptown at Murray Hill includes a community pocket park.
Each single-family home in this Anne Arundel County community will include a brick-and-cement-siding exterior, a bay window with a metal roof, professional landscaping, and a two-car garage.
Inside, all four… Continue reading
July 09, 2012
Bozzuto development marketing trio of Burke Avenue models
Three model homes within Towson Green, the Bozzuto Group's new Towson housing development, are open to the public, showcasing what life could be like in the new town houses off Burke Avenue, east of York Road.
Many community members who were involved in early discussions about the $10.3 million project — and who had a hand in influencing Bozzuto's plans — have seen the models.
Ed Kilcullen, a vice… Continue reading
Washington Post: This Real Estate Firm is Looking for Veterans Who Can Keep Their Cool Under Pressure
May 26, 2012
Tom Bozzuto is the 65-year-old chairman of the Bozzuto Group, the Greenbelt-based real estate company that employs 1,200 people, many of them veterans.
Bozzuto, a Vietnam veteran, hires fellow service veterans for two reasons: first, they make great employees; second, he has an idea of what they have gone through and wants to help. But Bozzuto, whose company owns or manages tens of thousands of apartments between Boston and… Continue reading