The Office of Planning and Development is responsible for the redevelopment of its public housing stock using the mixed-finance public development method. The goal, using a combination of public and private financing and partnerships, is to develop public housing that is integrated physically, socially, and economically within the greater community, thus improving access to jobs, community services, and resident self-sufficiency.


  • Collaborate with the City of Baltimore to facilitate neighborhood revitalization
  • Procure qualified real estate developers with the capacity to deliver projects on time and on budget
  • Continue to expand the Baltimore Affordable Housing Development, Inc. (BAHD) capacity as a developer in order that BAHD can self-develop HABC properties in the long-term
  • Leveraging public and private partnership to support real estate developers project financing plans
  • Working collaboratively with various federal, state, and city agencies to meet project deadlines
  • Provide construction oversight to reduce reworks, costs, and delays while approving necessary change orders
  • Ensure compliance with all regulations applicable to our funding sources


  • To create diverse, sustainable, and vibrant communities through redevelopment and/or rehabilitation of public housing
  • To become a self-sustaining developer of HABC property through BAHD, Inc., an instrumentality of HABC
  • Implement HABC’s “Community” and “Collaboration” goals within each project plan

Real Estate Development

Planning and Development identifies public housing developments in need of redevelopment, using federal subsidies, such as Choice Grants and other federal funds. Planning and Development has been able to redevelop numerous Baltimore City public housing developments.



Current Projects Under Construction, In Acquisition, or In Financing

  • Bailey 10
  • PSO Choice Neighborhoods – Somerset Phases II and III and Perkins Phases I and II
  • Rosemont Low-Rise

Current Projects in Planning

  • Albemarle Square
  • Arbor Oaks
  • Carey House
  • Dukeland
  • Laurens House
  • McCulloh Homes
  • O’Donnell Heights/Keys Pointe
  • Phase II
  • Poe Homes
  • Renaissance at Reservoir Hill
  • Scattered Sites
  • Sharp Leadenhall
  • Townes at the Terraces

Recently Completed Projects

  • Allendale
  • B E Mason
  • Bel Park Tower
  • Brentwood
  • Broadway Overlook
  • Chase
  • Ellerslie
  • Govans Manor
  • Heritage Crossing
  • Hillside
  • Hollins House
  • Lakeview
  • McCulloh high-rise
  • Monument East
  • O’Donnell Heights/Keys Pointe Phase IA and IB
  • Pleasant View Gardens Senior
  • Pleasant View Gardens
  • Townhomes
  • Primrose Place
  • PSO Choice Neighborhoods –Somerset Phase I
  • Rosemont Tower High-Rise
  • Scattered Sites – Hollander Ridge
  • Scattered Sites – Thompson 58
  • Senior Townes
  • Somerset Extension
  • Van Story Branch
  • Wyman House

Resident Engagement Meetings

Oswego Mall RAD Resident Engagement Meeting (Feb 23, 2021)

Rosemont Mall RAD Resident Engagement Meeting (Feb 23, 2021)

Rosemont RAD Resident Engagement Meetings (Feb 24, 2021)

Oswego RAD Resident Engagement Meeting (Feb 24, 2021)

Arbor Oaks Resident Information Meeting (March 2, 2022)

Arbor Oaks Renovation Resident Meeting (May 26, 2022)

Upcoming Meetings

There are no events scheduled at this time.