Pimlico Capital's Blog: Sharing our Knowledge

baltimore green spaces

Baltimore City: Green Spaces

Baltimore City may not always be perceived in the most positive light—it was famously referred to as a  “disgusting, rat ...
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home renovation permits

I don’t really need a permit, do I?

When renovating a house for the purpose of flipping it, the flipper can be tempted to forgo permits for building, ...
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underwriting appraisals

Underwriting: Why do we appraise in-house?

We do our underwriting in-house, and there is no charge to our borrowers for this service. Why don’t we use ...
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termite prevention guide maryland

Termite Prevention in Maryland: Pre- and Post-Construction

Image by Roy Buri from Pixabay (https://pixabay.com/photos/termites-nature-food-insect-3367350/) Just hearing the word termite sends a shiver down one’s spine. And wouldn’t ...
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staging a home

Staging a Home in Baltimore Without Breaking the Bank

Staging a house for sale? There are many local options for new furniture and décor that are not expensive and ...
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enhance curb appeal

Enhancing Curb Appeal: Greenery

There is no question that greenery and flowers around a house adds significantly to its curb appeal. One upside of ...
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find recycled building materials

Where to Find Recycled Building Materials in Baltimore

If you are in the business of renovating homes, Baltimore provides not only opportunities to donate used building materials—thereby saving ...
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selecting a contractor

How did we select our contractor?

We are often asked for recommendations for contractors. We do not make it a practice to make such recommendations since ...
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The Phone is Ringing

There is no doubt that capital markets have tightened in the face of the Coronavirus pandemic. While there remains access ...
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