The Top 10 Houses in Film

Spend a chilly fall weekend watching classic architecture in living color: 1. Ice Storm, filmed on location in New Canaan. This gorgeous and little-known Ang […]


Boston’s Problem Properties: 102 Blue Hill Avenue

This July, Mayor Menino stood outside a house at 102 Blue Hill Avenue and announced the launch of the city’s new Problem Properties Task Force, […]

Au Naturel

MORE: $40,198 1 Vintage resin pendant lamps, $425 each, Twelve Chairs. 2 Chevron block print, $2,100, Patch NYC. 3 Porcelain vase, $775, Isabelle Abramson. 4 […]


The Glamorous Life of a Realtor

I just spent two hours moving scrap metal, moldy old cook books, cleaning chemicals, and dog paraphernalia out of someone’s million-dollar home on the morning […]

Kitchens: Classic Clean

Photographs by Jamie Salomon Cabinets and Millwork: Custom maple painted with C2 “America’s Cup,” Stephen Terhune Woodworking. Cabinet Hardware: One-and-a-quarter-inch Aubrey knobs and four-inch Gilmore […]

Kitchens: Minimalist Marvel

Photographs by Jamie Salomon Cabinets: Black: wire-brushed, ebonized rift-cut white oak. White: MDF cabinets with white gloss lacquer. Both Venegas and Company. Counters and Backsplash: […]

Designing the Dream

Five years and three concepts in the making, a Lincoln art collector’s home is at last a completed masterpiece.

Living Large: On the Market

Rachel Slade’s off-kilter take on hub dwellings.

Kitchens: French Twist

Photographs by Jamie Salomon Cabinets: Painted: Crystal Cabinet Works. Mahogany: Kountry Kraft. Both Dovetailed Kitchens. Countertops: Honed Pietra Cardosa granite and Irish limestone, both Marble […]

Kitchens: Storage-Savvy

Photographs by Jamie Salomon Cabinets: Uppers: maple. Lowers: custom wood painted with Benjamin Moore “OC-50 November Rain.” Both M. F. Reynolds. Cabinet Hardware: Raybern Builder’s […]

Doing Wright

Photographs by Chuck Choi THE DRIVEWAY ENDS WHERE the path begins. Leave your car — from here, it’s all about nature. Smell the pine needles […]


Vacant Suburb Office Spaces as an Indicator of the Economy

Vacant Suburb Office Spaces as an Indicator of the Economy. Approximately twice the amount of empty offices, cubicle farms, and lab space that indicates a […]


Daily Feed: The Most Dangerous Intersections in Massachusetts

Massachusetts Lists Most Dangerous Intersections for Pedestrians. The most dangerous crosswalks are in Chelsea, according to state statistics. The state also keeps track of the […]

Return to Grace

Photographs by Eric Roth, styling by Stephanie Rossie IN 1814, WEALTHY SALEM BUSINESSMAN Benjamin Pickman transformed a modest 18th-century Lancaster farmhouse into an exquisite showpiece […]


A Fall Real Estate Market Update

Last week, I compared the typical spring and fall housing markets in the western suburbs. This was mostly from the perspective of sellers. That is, […]