1. National Business Park, 306 Carina Rd., Annapolis Junction. $723,973. To Jolly Copt I LLC for commercial grading for construction of a five-story office building, surface parking, landscaping and storm drains.

2. Russett, 3549 Russett Green East, Laurel. $327,024. To Wal-Mart Real Estate Business Trust to enclose an existing 97-by-106-foot garden center.

3. Glen Burnie, 7905 Gov. Ritchie Hwy., Glen Burnie. $26,750. To 7905 Ritchie LLC for grading and paving for a Wendy's restaurant.

4. Dorset/Village of Dorchester, 1455-1465 Pangourne Way, Hanover. To CC-Dorchester LLC for construction of six townhouses at $90,000 each. 1560-1566 Penzance Way, Hanover. To CC-Dorchester LLC for construction of four townhouses at $92,689 each.

5. Hanover, 7010 Dorsey Rd., Hanover. $575,000. To FRP Hillside LLC for a tenant fit-out for Carrier Sales and Distribution with a 2,226-square-foot showroom and 10,628-square-foot office.

6. Linthicum, 718 Nursery Rd., Linthicum. $200,000. To KB of Baltimore Inc. to convert an existing Burger King to a Hardee's and construct a new entryway and an addition for dry storage.

7. BWI Technology Park, 525 Progress Dr., Linthicum. $991,178. To BWI Technology Park III LLC for construction of a shell building, Building E; 521 Progress Dr., Linthicum. $991,178. To BWI Technology Park III LLC for construction of a shell building, Building F; 509 Progress Dr., Linthicum. $1,489,824. To BWI Technology Park III LLC for construction of a one-story office shell building.

8. Seven Oaks, 1925-1931 Gardenia Ct., 1926-1932 Hackberry Ct., Odenton. To Halle Development Inc. for construction of eight townhouses at $66,000 each. 1845-1859 Scafford Way, Odenton. To Halle Development Inc. for construction of eight duplexes at $100,000 each.

9. Piney Orchard/Settlers View, 933-947 Isaac Chaney Ct., Odenton. To PO 40A LLC to build eight townhouses at $80,599 each.

10. Chapel Grove, 1516 Criterion Dr., Odenton. $200,000. To Winchester Homes Inc. to build a single-family home with solarium; 800 Lamoka Dr., Odenton. $190,000. To Winchester Homes Inc. to build a single-family home with expanded breakfast/family room; 2401-2415 Killarney Ter., Odenton. To Winchester Homes Inc. to build eight townhouses at $90,000 each.

11. Piney Orchard, Strawberry Lake Way, Odenton. $657,255. To Peppercorn Land L.P. for grading and sediment control for construction of 77 townhouses.

12. Severna Park, 501 Jumpers Hole Rd., Severna Park. $750,000. To Farmers Bank of Maryland for construction of a free-standing BB&T Bank with a detached drive-through lane.

13. Annapolis, 195 Admiral Cochran Dr., Annapolis. $5 million. To Annapolis Science Center L.P. to build a four-story hotel, Spring Hill Suites, with 120 guest rooms and an indoor pool.

14. Garden Farms, 2059 Old Admiral Ct., Annapolis. $406,749. To Beazer Homes Corp. for grading for construction of five townhouse buildings with 48 units, and for storm water management, water and sewer mains, parking areas and reconstruction and installation of all utilities on Old Admiral Court and all associated grading.

15. Annapolis Technology Park, 2629 Riva Rd., Annapolis. $1,176,480. To Riva Business Park III LLC for construction of a shell office building, Building I.

16. Baltimore, 5738 Ritchie Hwy., Baltimore. $235,272. To Southview Shopping Center LLC for commercial grading to regrade and pave an existing parking lot for construction of two buildings and demolition of three buildings.

-- Sharon Fanning