Hyattsville Preservation Association

Ready to rock (and stroll) at first Hyattsville PorchFest

September 13, 2017

BY HEATHER WRIGHT — Hanging out on a porch, you can watch the life of your neighborhood: kids biking, people walking dogs, teenagers talking to one another and into their phones. And the community can watch you. And listen. On Saturday, Sept. 16, from 2 to 6 p.m., the Hyattsville community can [read more]

38th Annual Historic House Tour highlights city’s hidden gems

May 18, 2017

BY MARIA D. JAMES — Whether you’ve been on the tour several times or not, the Hyattsville Preservation Association’s (HPA) 38th Annual Historic House Tour offers a new opportunity for neighbors to learn more about their community and each other. The annual event will be held on Sunday, May [read more]

Then & Now: Get relief for your renovation project

February 27, 2017

BY STUART EISENBERG — Need help fixing up your older home? Tax credits can ease the pain. There is an important benefit available to homes in historic districts: The Maryland Historical Trust (MHT) Heritage Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credit for homeowners. This credit provides a one-time [read more]

Hyattsville Preservation Association conducts survey

January 8, 2015

BY REBECCA BENNETT — The Hyattsville Preservation Association says it wants to hear from local residents. It is conducting an online survey, which it says will take five minutes to fill out. Those who fill out the survey will be entered to win one of five tickets to the Hyattsville Historic House [read more]

Tax credit presentation for homes in the historic district

September 22, 2014

BY GRETCHEN BRODTMAN — Homeowners located in any Maryland historic district, including Hyattsville and other parts of Maryland may be eligible for a tax credit worth 20% of qualified rehabilitation expenditures, according to the Maryland Historic Trust’s website.  Residents who live within [read more]
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