Baltimore City has over 15,500 officially documented vacant houses — no surprise to anyone who’s been paying attention. More shocking is just how hard it has become to buy a vacant house in Baltimore. One reason is that the number of vacants available through public sources has reached astoundingly low levels. The number available from Baltimore City through its Vacants to Value program is down to about 275.
Viewpoint: Give Baltimore DHCD the resources it needs to solve vacant housing
April 2, 2021