Old Boarded Up Home From Recession
28 Jul 2017

Maryland on the Fast Track for Foreclosures

Maryland has joined Ohio in establishing laws that fast-track foreclosures for vacant properties. The two states may be examples for others across the nation who want to do something about vacant properties causing a blight to neighborhoods. According to a state delegate, vacant properties are a serious problem in some communities. The longer a property…

Man beating up his wife illustrating domestic violence
14 Jul 2017

Domestic Violence Proceedings Now Evidence in Divorce Court

An important bill was passed by Maryland state legislatures that will offer protection to domestic violence victims as the proceed with a divorce. Maryland House Bill 293 was introduced in January and passed unanimously by both the senate and the house of representatives. The wording was changed slightly from the original bill, but remains essentially…