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High-Rise Living: On the Dot

488 Dot ushers in a new era in Southie luxury.

A Slice of Heaven in the South End

Spacious condos remain at the Holy Trinity church.

High-Rise Living: On the Waterfront

Life goes swimmingly at Eastie's the Eddy.

Standout Venues in Boston

A cosmopolitan party is within reach at the city’s freshest venues.

Best. Summer. Ever.

27 ways to fall in love with New England all over again.

The Watermark Is a Mark of Distinction

It's the Seaport’s latest ultra-luxe lair.

Tower of Power

One Dalton Street is poised to be New England’s tallest residence.

Northshore Mall vs. South Shore Plaza

How do these froyo-slinging, Muzak-blaring teen magnets stack up?

North Shore vs. South Shore Real Estate

Ah, there’s nothing quite like the smell of salt air and money.

Phillips Academy vs. Milton Academy

We compare tuitions, mottos, cafeteria food, and more.