New to Mount Vernon

Residing in Mount Vernon

Now that you have chosen Mount Vernon as your new home, there are several organizations that are dedicated to making your move smoother and your living experience more meaningful.

"Live Baltimore" is designed to help prospective City residents familiarize themselves with Baltimore's distinctive neighborhoods and identify those that meet their criteria for the perfect home. In addition, the organization assists residents in making their transition into Baltimore a successful and fun experience. The "Live Baltimore Relocation Kit" enables you to obtain vital information on utilities and phone service, city services, shopping, theaters, dining guides, cultural attractions and much more. This resource package costs $14 and can be purchased at the Live Baltimore office located at 343 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21201 (410) 637-3750, or online at

The Downtown Partnership of Baltimore, an organization dedicated to regenerating Baltimore center city, has also developed a useful guide entitled "Downtown Living Guide" to familiarize residents with the downtown district and all the amenities it has to offer. To access this guide online, go to

If you are a young professional looking to network and make friends, contact the Mount Vernon Urbanites.

A great deal of information on this neighborhood can be found on our website:

  • Cultural institutions in the neighborhood and the various events they offer, Click Here
  • Restaurants and cafes  in the neighborhood, Click Here
  • Bars and Lounges
  • Shops and services in the neighborhood, Click Here
  • Tours in the neighborhood
  • Recreational, cultural opportunities and schools for children

  • In addition, if you:

  • Wish to learn more about Mount Vernon and its history, Click Here
  • Are planning to do some home renovation work, Click Here for guidelines on how to proceed
  • Want to know the trash and recycling schedule, Click Here
  • Need information on public transportation, Click Here
  • Want to read about public safety related information, Click Here

Buying in Mount Vernon

Midtown Development Corp., our non-profit community development corporation provides one-stop shopping for home buyers and rehabbers in the area.  Incentives include help with securing Maryland Historic Tax Credits and access to attractive Healthy Neighborhood Loans.

Condominiums in Mount Vernon

A growing number of condominiums are being built and sold in Mount Vernon. These include:

10 West Chase Street
13 sophisticated condominiums in a historic school building with many original details.

Developers: 10W Chase, LLC

Twelve09 North Charles Street
Condominiums and commercial space.
Developers: Struever Brothers Eccles and Rouse /Magic Johnson mixed-use

Madison Flats
31 luxury condominiums are being built in two locations on Madison Street: The Revels @ 104 West and The Row @ at 18-22 East Madison.

Ten14 North Charles
16 luxury environmentally friendly condominiums built within several manor homes at 1014 N. Charles Street. 703.535.5550


"Live Baltimore" also provides useful information and tips for potential homebuyers, including incentive mortgage products.  For more information, click here.

Updated 10/31/2016
Renting in Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon provides its renter with an unparallel urban living experience from cosmopolitan bars and cafes to swanky boutiques and local grocery stores, all conveniently located within walking distance from your apartment. The neighborhood offers a diverse mix of housing options for renters seeking units in high to mid-rise buildings or units that provide a more human scale environment in one of the nicely restored brownstones, which make Mount Vernon so charming.   In addition, there are a growing number of homeowner occupied rental buildings in the neighborhood that offer added benefits to renters.

Below is a just a sample of rental properties and management companies to contact.  We recommend also checking the sites of MarylandHousingSearch, Live Baltimore, Downtown Partnership and Craig's List for apartments for rent.


Rental Properties

 521 Saint Paul Street
 (443) 798-2874

 611 Park Avenue
 (410) 752-1488

Cathedral Court
900 Cathedral Street
 (410) 539-6565

The Fitzgerald
1201 West Mount Royal Avenue
 (443) 552-5454
Pets Welcome

The Gallery Tower
111 Center Street
 (888) 633-6169

The Mount Royal
101 East Mount Royal Avenue
 (410) 659-5810
Pets Welcome

Mt. Vernon Flats

211 W Madison St #5

Baltimore, Md 21201


Horizon House
1101 North Charles Street
 (888) 637-6707

The Preston
218 E Preston Street
 (410) 685-0325  Email:
Cats Welcome

The Professional Arts Building
101 W Read Street
 (410) 528-4500

Symphony Center Apartment Homes
Sophisticated Living

1020 Park Avenue
 (866) 817-8598  Email:

The Severn
701 Cathedral Street
 (410) 752-1488

The Stafford

Housing for the students at the Peabody Conservatory
716 North Charles Street
 (410) 332-9500

The Standard
Luxury apartments and lofts
501 St. Paul Street
 (888) 586-8366 & (410) 659-0600

The Waterloo Place Apartments

690 N Calvert Street (leasing office)

 (410) 528-2727


Westminster House
Senior living ~ Income restricted

524 North Charles Street

 (410) 837-0180


Mt. Vernon Belvedere Association

1 East Chase Street #2

Baltimore, Md 21202

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