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Celebrate Giving Tuesday by Donating to GIVE Maryland

Celebrate Giving Tuesday by Donating to GIVE Maryland Giving Tuesday is November 30, 2021 While many will begin their holiday shopping on either Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, or Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday (#GivingTuesday) is a chance for people to give back to those who need a bit more help, especially during the holiday season.  Read the Rest…

WALKTOBER Trails

WALKTOBER Trails We have made it to our last blog for the Walktober series. Get ready because we are sharing two different trails to take advantage of for the Halloween weekend. In the beginning of the series we first introduced the Great Allegheny Passage located in Western, Maryland. Week two, we presented the Lafayette Trail  Read the Rest…

7 Steps to Purchasing Your Home

Don’t get lost on the path to homeownership. Here are the 7 steps that can get you there. The Maryland Mortgage Program will help guide the way.       Step 1:  Homebuyer Education Take a Homebuyer Education class to learn about the process and get the required certificate. https://bit.ly/3AC89AI   Step 2: Lender Pre-Approval  Read the Rest…

WALKTOBER Trails

WALKTOBER Trails We continue our Walktober blog series by introducing you to a new trail located in Howard county. For those who don’t know what Walktober is, the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and other Maryland agencies, including the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development have funded and supported incredible walking trails throughout the  Read the Rest…

WEATHERIZATION MONTH

WEATHERIZATION MONTH Our new  blog series this month is highlighting 45 years of success for the Weatherization Assistance Program. Each week we feature the many benefits of energy efficient homes to help reduce total residential energy expenses and improve overall health and safety. The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development maintains the program for  Read the Rest…

WALKTOBER Trails

WALKTOBER Trails We’re back for the continuation of our Walktober blog series for the month of October. The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and other Maryland agencies, including the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development have had a great opportunity to fund and support incredible walking trails throughout the state. Last week we introduced  Read the Rest…

WALKTOBER Trails

WALKTOBER Trails   What is WALKTOBER? Walktober is when the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and other Maryland agencies, including the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development, promote and host public events spotlighting Maryland pedestrians’ safety, health, and commuting options in current walk programs and initiatives. Our department has had a unique opportunity to  Read the Rest…

Maryland Wins National Award for Cecilton Senior Village Project

Maryland Wins National Award for Cecilton Senior Village Project New Carrollton, Md. (October 5, 2021) – Last week, at the 50th Annual National Council of State Housing Agencies Conference, the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development was recognized and won the Special Achievement award. The department’s entry “Partnerships for Responsive Revitalization” featured a six-year  Read the Rest…

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development Announces $135 Million in Emergency Rental Assistance Funding Provided For Tenants and Landlords Affected By COVID-19 Pandemic

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development Announces $135 Million in Emergency Rental Assistance Funding Provided For Tenants and Landlords Affected By COVID-19 Pandemic Programs Open and Available in All Maryland Jurisdictions New Carrollton, Md. (September 30, 2021)—The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development today announced the Emergency Rental Assistance Program has approved $135  Read the Rest…

PROJECT RESTORE: Deadline Reminder and Program Update

PROJECT RESTORE: Deadline Reminder and Program Update Reminder: Complete Application by Friday, October 8 The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development is administering $25 million to provide financial support to Maryland’s new or expanding businesses to help incentivize commercial investment in vacant retail and commercial properties.​​ Applications are processed on a first come, first  Read the Rest…