Rachel Slade

Rachel Slade

Editor of Boston Home Magazine

Rachel arrived at Boston magazine in 2007, fresh from a career in architecture, to helm its multi-award-winning design quarterly, Boston Home. Since then, she's become a vocal critic of the city's real estate policies and earned a CRMA award in civic journalism for her investigative piece on the Boston Redevelopment Authority in 2014.

Rachel Slade'S latest stories

Why New Boston Looks Like an Office Park

Mayor Walsh wants to transform the BRA into a functioning member of society. Here's what else he should do.

The Man with the Golden Charm

How developer Steven Samuels transformed the Fenway from a dump into a destination.

Calling the Shot

Botox was the antithesis of my feminist upbringing—and I wanted it anyway.

From the Same Cloth

Luxe fabrics for the home take a decidedly sartorial turn.

Modern Viewpoint

A stunning abode keeps the Vineyard’s sweeping landscape front and center.

Bathed in Beauty

Tucked away deep inside this Beacon Hill townhouse condo is the city's sweetest en suite.

Closer to Ewe

You’ve heard of farm to table? Introducing farm to sweater, for when you’re ready to meet the animal you’re wearing.

Seeing Red

A developer dreams up an energy-smart house for his family.

Photos of Kevin Bright's Fantastic W Penthouse

See exclusive photos of the space created by Meichi Peng Design Studio.

Life Among Friends

Emmy-winning TV executive Kevin Bright (Friends, anyone?) shares his view from the top of the Hub.