John A. Keith is a Boston-based writer and real estate broker. His writing has appeared in the South End News, Bay Windows, and the Boston Herald, and he has been quoted as a real estate and development expert in the Boston Globe, The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, and on ESPN radio. He is a graduate of Northeastern University, a Massachusetts native, and a current resident of the South End, having lived previously in Allston, Brighton, the North End, South Boston, East Cambridge, and Somerville. Visit his website at johnakeith.com.
The BRA is poised to pull the plug on Parcel 3.
Doesn’t this seem a little creepy?
Their first idea? Give them the land for free.
And they’ve already had a price drop.
If real estate is all about location, location, location, then why choose one of these over the others?
But the most intriguing comments aren’t from Marty Walsh.