Posts Categorized: In The News

In and Around Baltimore

It is hard to believe with the weather we have been experiencing (Winter and Summer all in one day!), that Summer is just around the corner. Soon enough kids will be out of school and you will be looking to do some fun activities throughout Baltimore. From date nights to family events, there is something for everyone. By visiting www.baltimoremagazine.com/events, you are able to view multiple family friendly events along with adult only activities. Some of the things you will find are:   Make Night at The Walters Art Gallery: Lectures & Classes The Baltimore Museum of Art Book Club Kids creativity events at The Baltimore Museum of Industry Catch… Read more »

4th Annual Summer Party!

On June 2nd we enjoyed a beautiful evening at our 4th Annual Summer Party. This year we returned to The Boathouse Canton and we were treated to live music, delicious food and drinks all around. The weather could not be more perfect – along with the company of course! The Tim Kenney Group would like to thank all of our clients, friends and family for your continuous support throughout the years. It has been a pleasure helping with all of your real estate needs. We would also like to thank our sponsors Lawyers Express Title, Perry Moving and Storage and Primary Residential Mortgage for helping to make our party a huge… Read more »

Baltimore City CHAP Tax Credit – What You Need to Know

It is no secret that Baltimore City has the highest property taxes within the state of Maryland. At a combined 2.36% of assessed property value, the tax bill for a home in Canton, Federal Hill, Fells Point or any of the city’s other historic districts can be eye opening. To help offset the tax burden, the city offers various credits to property owners. Of them, the CHAP credit is arguably the biggest and most beneficial but occasionally misunderstood. In short, CHAP stands for “Commission for Historical and Architectural Preservation” and was established in 1964 by the City of Baltimore. The commission’s mission is “The CHAP Mission is to enhance and… Read more »

The Maryland Grand Slam Program

The Maryland Grand Slam Program Governor Hogan announced yesterday the Maryland “Grand Slam” home buyers incentives through the Maryland Mortgage Program (MMP). This is a fantastic opportunity for those who want to buy a home in the city but are still sitting on the sidelines because they just don’t have the funds to close on a home quite yet. Synopsis: $5000 MMP grant $2500 additional City grant .25% lower interest rate from published MMP rates Tax credit fee waived Buyer qualifications follow standard MMP guidelines YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE A FIRST-TIME HOME BUYER TO QUALIFY! http://governor.maryland.gov/2015/08/12/governor-larry-hogan-announces-maryland-grand-slam/ If you would like to find out more information, please contact us… Read more »

Tim Kenney Named In The Top 15 Best Realtors In Baltimore

In an article on April 16, 2015, Choice Home Warranty named Tim Kenney one of the top 15 best realtors in Baltimore, Md. The article states, “An experienced Baltimore Realtor with more than 11 years in local real estate, Tim Kenney has a long track record of successful sales and completed transactions. Tim Kenney and his team specialize in assisting buyers and sellers in the Baltimore metropolitan area. The Tim Kenney Groups goal is to turn every customer into a repeat client with successful, life long relationships. Clients say Tim Kenney is gifted and helpful, even when faced with difficult situations requiring expert advice.” You can read the full article here: http://www.choicehomewarranty.com/blog/the-15-best-realtors-of-baltimore-md/