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Opening Up the Boston Redevelopment Authority

The Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) has been exploring ways to improve transparency at the agency, and its Board of Directors voted last week to approve […]

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Downtown Crossing Is Improving, According to Area Business Leaders

  The 575 guests who attended Bisnow‘s Future of Downtown Boston Summit last week heard mostly positive things about Downtown Crossing from the event’s featured […]

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The Days Are Numbered for the Cornerstone Pub in South Boston

The owners of the Cornerstone Pub & Restaurant, located at 14 West Broadway, filed a Letter of Intent with the Boston Redevelopment Authority on Monday […]

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The Ground (Quietly) Breaks on the Nashua Street Residences

Everyone knows that old Mark Twain quote, “If you don’t like the weather in New England now, just wait a few minutes.” There’s a lesser-known one, […]

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New Flood Insurance Maps Will Raise Costs for Many Residents

Talk to Brian Swett for half an hour and you’ll come away thinking you should quit your job and spend your time making preparations for […]

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Trinity Financial Is Building New Middle-Class Housing in Boston

Boston is a popular place to live, and as we all know, an expensive one, too. As a result, people who want to move to […]

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Mixed-Income Housing Project for Veterans Proposed in Brighton

The Brighton Marine Health Center is proposing to build a new apartment complex off of Commonwealth Avenue in Brighton that could offer much-needed housing to more […]

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Grampy’s Gas in Beacon Hill Is Gone

After 12 years of false starts, the demolition of Grampy’s Gas is underway. The gas station was nothing special. What the site was known for, […]

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City Council Is Not Pleased with Anwar Faisal

By many accounts, Anwar Faisal is a crummy landlord. He’s been called before the Boston Housing Court 31 times since 2009. He’s been the plaintiff […]

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Boston Condo Prices Up 20 Percent in June

Downtown Boston condominium sales volume was flat in June but prices rose in many of its neighborhoods, according to data released this morning by The […]

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Troy Boston Apartments Officially Topped Off

Just three months after breaking ground, the developers of the new Troy Boston apartments held a ceremonial “topping off” of the project on Tuesday. Troy […]

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Bay Village Building Razed in Preparation for … Well, No One’s Really Sure

This week brought progress in a near decade-long attempt to bring new life to a corner of Boston’s Bay Village neighborhood. The razing of the […]

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Tall Towers Proposed for Waterfront Next to Other Tall Towers

Those who have been clamoring for years for Boston to have a skyline resembling New York’s and Chicago’s are one step closer to achieving their […]

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The Evolution of 888 Boylston Street

Boston Properties is scheduled to begin construction on its new 17-story Back Bay office tower any day now, and, what rises on the vacant land […]

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Greater Boston Home Values Will Remain Depressed for Another Two Years

Although many of Boston’s neighborhoods are experiencing a real estate boom at the moment, prices in the larger metropolitan area remain depressed, according to data […]