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Spaces: Collective Soul

Worldly treasures add drama to a family-room reno.

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Here’s How to Spruce Up Your Entryway for Fall

There’s nothing wrong with potted mums. Really, there isn’t. But when it comes to crafting an eye-catching entryway for autumn, the seasonal standby doesn’t factor […]

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On the Market: A Modern Mansion in Provincetown

11 Thistlemore Road, Provincetown Price: $1,349,000 Size: 2,608 square feet Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 4 Situated atop a hill halfway between Route 6 and the sandy shores of Cape Cod […]

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Massachusetts Home Sales Dropped in September

Here’s another bit of not-so-great news for homebuyers navigating the current seller’s market: single-family home sales in Massachusetts dropped last month. A new report from real […]

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Travel Deal: Thanksgiving in Vermont

Life’s too short to stay put. Explore New England and beyond with our weekly travel deal highlights. The Thanksgiving Getaway Package Where: The Inn at Weathersfield, 1342 VT Route 106, Perkinsville, Vt. When: Wednesday, November […]

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On the Market: An Updated Antique in Marblehead

17 Elm Street, Marblehead Price: $625,000 Size: 1,440 square feet Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 1.5 The time-honored homes of the North Shore often overflow with historical charm, and this 1872 […]

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These Are the Oldest Homes for Sale in and Around Boston

Just because centuries-old homes are a dime a dozen in Boston, it doesn’t mean they’re not highly sought after. Just look at Beacon Hill, one of […]

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On the Market: A Cozy Condo in Portsmouth

152 Dennett Street Unit B, Portsmouth, NH Price: $410,000 Size: 1,242 square feet Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 1.5 Nestled inside a red Colonial dating back to 1890, this cozy condo […]

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Five Cute Yellow Houses in the Suburbs to See This Weekend

1. An 1860s Treasure in Marblehead 19 High Street, Marblehead Price: $1,495,000 Size: 3,080 square feet Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 3.5 Open house: Sunday, October 22, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. 2. A Renovated Antique […]

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There’s a Haunted Castle for Sale in Cape Elizabeth

There’s never a wrong time to buy a haunted castle on the coast of Maine, but with Halloween around the corner, this month seems especially appropriate. Fortunately, […]

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Getaway Just Added 21 More Tiny Houses for You to Rent

In 2015, two Harvard grads launched Getaway with the idea of providing a quick, relatively inexpensive way to escape the city temporarily. They designed and built three […]

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On the Market: A Brick Queen Anne Victorian in Newton

12 Billings Park, Newton Price: $1,579,000 Size: 3,708 square feet Bedrooms: 5 Baths: 2.5 In the quiet company of several brick houses along Billings Park in Newton, this […]

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Throwback Thursday: The Unusual Story Behind the Donkey Statue at Old City Hall

Roger Webb says it was love at first sight. The moment he laid eyes on a life-sized donkey statue in Florence, Italy, he knew he had buy it. […]

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There’s a New House Mural on the Greenway

If you’re already missing the Rose Kennedy Greenway’s recently disassembled sinking yellow house installation, have no fear. There’s yet another house-themed work of art now on view. From […]

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Five Two-Bedroom Apartments for $1,900 or Less in Somerville

Apartment hunting in the Greater Boston area is overwhelming for a whole slew of reasons—heavy competition, pricing, and spiraling out of control on Craigslist are just […]