- NEW - Landlord License Renewal Notice: The state of emergency for Baltimore City was lifted as of July 1, 2021. The grace period for landlords to renew licenses expires 30 days after the state of emergency is listed.
- CFY 2021 Annual Action Plan Draft:
The draft is now available for review. Learn more.
- 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.
NOTE: The state of emergency has been lifted as of July 1, 2021. September 30, 2021, will end the 90-day period after 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|