Perkins Homes redevelopment to add more market-rate units, though majority will still be affordable housing

The redevelopment centered around the blighted Perkins Homes area between Harbor East and the Johns Hopkins medical campus will add more market-rate apartment units to its design, officials said this week. The community revitalization project, funded in part with a $30 million grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, will now be composed of 2,172 units between the Perkins, Somerset and Oldtown areas, according to a supplemental tax increment funding application. (Balt Sun)

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