Register of Historic Places
the Nation's inventory of historic places and the national
repository of documentation on the variety of historic property
types, significance, abundance, condition, and ownership. It lists
districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects significant
in American history, architecture, archaeology, engineering, and
ABOUT THE NATIONAL REGISTER
recognition that can contribute to preservation efforts.
the district from harm caused by Federal or State funded or
to apply for tax credits or incentives.
standard~ are imposed on maintenance or improvements except for
standard city building codes.
permission is required for any alteration apart from standard
Baltimore City Building and Construction laws.
Owners use or sale
of property not limited.
increase in property taxes.
permission needed to demolish a property that is privately owned.