Category: Spotlight on Slumlords

1728 W North Avenue

Property Address: 1728 W North Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21217

Property Owner: Kibra Construction/American Investment Real Estate Corporation, 801 N Stiles Street, Baltimore, MD 21212 and 1121 Arlington Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22209 (Charter has been forfeited, company is not in good standing. Company was also found to have run a roofing scam on customers in Virginia.)

Resident Agent for Kibra Construction: None listed

City Council District and Contact:  District 7, Nick Mosby

State Senator:  Catherine Pugh

State Delegates:  Barbara Robinson, Frank Conaway, Jr., Antonio Hayes

1728 W North Avenue

1728 W North Avenue

1101 N Carey Street

Property Address: 1101 N Carey Street, Baltimore, MD 21217

Property Owner: Saroya International, Inc., 3722 Old Frederick Road, Baltimore, MD 21229 (Charter has been forfeited, corporation is not in good standing)

Resident Agent for Saroya International, Inc.: Muhammad Zulqurain, 1411 Glenwilde Road, Catonsville, MD 21228

City Council District and Contact: District 9, “Pistol” Pete Welch

State Senator: Shirley Nathan-Pulliam

State Delegate:  Keith Haynes

1101 N Carey Street

1101 N Carey Street

2124 Greenmount Avenue

Property Address: 2124 Greenmount Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21218

Property Owner:  Gregory Melton and Glenford Foy, same address

City Council District and Contact:  District 12, Carl Stokes

State Senator:  Joan Carter Conway

State Delegates:  Curtis Anderson, Mary Washington, Maggie McIntosh

This home was purchased from One House At A Time, the city’s receiver for vacant properties, for $10,000 in 2008. This home is once again a vacant eyesore.

2124 Greenmount Avenue

2124 Greenmount Avenue


Update: 4727 Old York Road

This property is now making its way through the receivership process. Hopefully it will be sold and the new owners will not allow this property to become a nuisance to the neighbors.

Update: 917 N Rose Street

This property went into receivership and is being auctioned off — hopefully the next buyer will be more responsible than the last.

Buyer beware — clean up your blight, or lose your properties!

1517 Locust Street

Property Address:  1517 Locust Street, Baltimore, MD 21226

Property Owner: Gail Malchester, 1511 Locust Street, Baltimore, MD 21226

City Council District and Contact:  District 10, Ed Reisinger

State Senator (District 46): William C. Ferguson IV

State Delegates (District 46): Luke H. Clippinger, Peter A. Hammen, Brooke E. Lierman

There are no permits on file for this property.

1517 Locust Street

1517 Locust Street