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Maryland has 22nd highest home vacancy rate in nation

Maryland posted the 22nd highest home vacancy rate among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION: Lockheed Martin Names Paul Colonna As President And Chief Investment Officer Of Lockheed Martin Investment Management Company

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has appointed Paul Colonna as president and chief investment officer (CIO) of Lockheed Martin Investment Management Company (LMIMCo), effective Jan. 7, 2019.

Maryland’s population rose 0.3% from mid-2017 to mid-2018

Maryland’s population increased by 17,827, or 0.3 percent between July 1, 2017, and July 1, 2018, according to estimates released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: Short-term health plans in Baltimore 67% less than market plans

The monthly cost of short-term health insurance plans in Baltimore is $152.61, 67 percent below the cost of individual market plans, according to a recent analysis by the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA).

Analysis: Home affordability in Frederick County tanks

Frederick County had the lowest home affordability index in Maryland in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.

LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION: Lockheed Martin Names Kenneth R. Possenriede Executive Vice President And Chief Financial Officer

Lockheed Martin's board of directors has approved the appointment of Kenneth R. Possenriede, 58, as executive vice president and chief financial officer, succeeding Bruce L. Tanner, who intends to retire in mid-2019. Possenriede's appointment is effective Feb. 11, 2019.

FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY: FSU Presents the Outstanding Mentor Award to Three Faculty

Frostburg State University presented the Outstanding Mentor Award to three new nominees at this year’s Career Expo luncheon.

FREDERICK COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Jennifer Gerlock promoted to Vice President, Marketing and Communications

The Frederick County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the promotion of Jennifer Gerlock to Vice President, Marketing and Communications.

BENCHWORKS: Benchworks President Melissa Johnston is 2018 Mid-Atlantic Women’s Leadership Awards Recipient

Benchworks president, Melissa Johnston, is among this year’s winners of the 2018 Mid-Atlantic Women’s Leadership Awards.

Analysis: Frederick County has lowest home affordability in state

Frederick County posted the lowest home affordability index in Maryland, according to an analysis of 432 counties nationwide by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.

INFLECTION POINT SYSTEMS: Inflection Point Welcomes Allan Kittleman

As a part of Business Appreciation Week, Inflection Point was delighted to welcome a visit from Mr. Allan Kittleman, elected and serving as County Executive of Howard County, which Inflection Point’s headquarters proudly resides in

WELLNESS CORPORATE SOLUTIONS: WCS President Emily Roberts Earns 40 Under 40 Award

We’re proud to announce that Emily Kolakowski Roberts, President and Chief Operating Officer of Wellness Corporate Solutions (WCS), has been selected as a 40 under 40 Honoree by the Leadership Center for Excellence.

Frederick among counties with worst home affordability

Frederick County ranked No. 334 on a list of U.S. counties with the worst home affordability index, according to an analysis of 432 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.

SALISBURY AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: CNA Honored With Sunshine Award for Outstanding Care

Mary Adams, a certified nursing assistant, has earned Peninsula Regional Medical Center’s Sunshine Award for outstanding nursing assistants and patient care techicians/assistants.

GAITHERSBURG-GERMANTOWN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Three Awarded Medal of Valor & First-Ever Community Service Award Presented at Chamber’s Public Safety Breakfast

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) honored twenty-eight Upcounty Police Officers and Emergency Medical Service Technicians at their 23rd Annual Public Safety Awards Breakfast on Friday, July 13, 2018.

Analysis: Homeowners in Pennsylvania metro area pay highest property tax rate in U.S.

From Keystone Business News

With an effective property tax rate of about 3.9 percent, the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre-Hazleton metropolitan area in Pennsylvania has the No. 1 highest tax rate among U.S. cities, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

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