- Vacant Property Signage:
DHCD has begun implementing City Council Bill 19-0429, which requires posting signage on vacant buildings providing information to identify the owners of vacant properties. Please visit the Vacant Property Resources and Information Page for more information.
- New Construction/Preservation of Existing Rentals NOFA - Round 2 Update:
DHCD intends to make award announcements for this NOFA within the next 60 days. All previously submitted applications will be reviewed and considered for these funds. Final award decisions will be updated online and provided to all applicants. (Posted 5/13/2021)
- LEARN ABOUT programs for Rent Support or other services.
- The Baltimore City COVID-19 Renter Relief Act (Bill 20-0526) prohibits landlords from announcing rent increases during a declared state of emergency and within the 90-day period after the state of emergency is lifted. It also prohibits fees for late payment or no payment of rent, as well as all rent increases that are scheduled to take place during the state of emergency.
VIEW a snapshot of DHCD Operations during the COVID-19 emergency.
Quick contact numbers for keys services:
|ePermits and Trades Licensing||443-984-1809|
|Property Licensing and Registration||410-396-3575|