Be careful what you wish for. Or at least be ready when it comes.

That’s our advice to the Baltimore County administration with regard to development trends in downtown Towson, where moribund businesses and buildings are now hot properties.

A number of proposed new projects are on the horizon that would make the county seat’s commercial core on York Road a magnet for visitors and shoppers. Prominent among these are the $85 million Towson Square project that will include a 15-screen movie theater, a $27 million renovation at the Towson City Center highrise on the Towson Circle and a proposal to rejuvenate the Towson Commons indoor mall.

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