Madeline Bilis

Associate Editor at Boston Magazine

Madeline Bilis has been a writer and editor at Boston magazine since 2014. She studied journalism at Emerson College and hails from an exciting town outside of Worcester.

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Home & Property

Either Or: A Coastal Hingham Manse vs. a Waterfront Penthouse

It’s amazing what a few miles will do to the market.

Home & Property

Can’t Afford to Live in Boston? Then Don’t.

Walkable downtowns, hip restaurants, and plenty of living space. How 12 suburban towns are wooing the next generation of homebuyer, one millennial at a time.

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Fixer-Upper Friday: A Cozy Cottage by the Bay

This little number in the village of Onset is listed for just under $150,000.

Home & Property

Five Open Houses Just Outside the City to See This Weekend

From a Tudor in Newton to a converted church in Revere.

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On the Market: A Slopeside Ski Mansion in Vermont

This five-bedroom chalet at Okemo overlooks snowy peaks.

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On the Market: A Swanky Spot on Commonwealth Avenue

This elegantly appointed pad is a stone’s throw from Copley Square.

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Five Places to See Purple Windows in Boston

Here’s where to find these violet-tinted architectural status symbols.

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Brutal Is Beautiful

Ugly? Hardly. Why the concrete buildings every Bostonian loves to hate are back in a big, big way.

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On the Market: A Cheery Victorian in Newton

High ceilings and huge windows grace this two-family home.

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On the Market: An Updated Antique in Jamaica Plain

This ultra-conveniently located condo is steps from Green Street station.

Arts & Entertainment

A New Exhibit at the Harvard Art Museums Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Bauhaus

The Bauhaus and Harvard displays more than 200 works from the largest Bauhaus collection outside of Germany.

Home & Property

Five Really Pretty Open Houses to See This Weekend

From a spacious single-family in Cambridge to a stylish Beacon Street penthouse.

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On the Market: A Huge and Historic Chestnut Hill Mansion

This 1875 manor is on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Celebrate City Hall’s 50th Anniversary with This Limited Edition Bronze Lapel Pin

It’s a reproduction of a pin given to attendees of the building’s opening ceremony in 1969.

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Either-Or: A Luxe Lake House vs. a South End Condo

It’s amazing what a few miles will do to the market.