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Up Staged: Stage Your Home to Sell with Expert Tips

Want to get top dollar for your manse? Stager Heidi Pribell and her 4,800-square-foot warehouse full of armchairs and faux plants can turn any house into a hot ticket, pronto.

Home & Property

On the Market: 234 Causeway St., North End

You do not want to miss the views offered at this beautiful unit in the North End—and with floor-to-ceiling windows in each room, you won’t […]

Home & Property

On the Market: 22 Hyde St., Newton

This newly renovated Cape-style farmhouse on Hyde Street in Newton offers beautiful architectural detail as well as practicality. Though it has traditional charm, you won’t […]

Home & Property

On the Market: 201 Hinckley Road, Milton

Perched on a hill, this English Colonial on Hinckley Road in Milton has four bedrooms, hardwood floors, and plenty to see and do. “It was custom built in […]

Home & Property

On the Market: 56 Belmont St., Charlestown

At the corner urban life and home sweet home is this single-family home in Charlestown. Featuring an open floor plan, stainless steel appliances, and four […]

City Life

Mega-Mansion Lineup: A Look at Boston’s Sports Stars Homes

How do the area’s major-league monstrosities stack up?

Home & Property

On the Market: 75 Clarendon St. #602, Boston

Forget about threes, the best things come in twos: Two bedrooms, two full baths, two fireplaces. But that’s not all this penthouse has to offer: […]

City Life

Best Places to Live 2014: You Belong Here

We’ve crunched the numbers, consulted the experts, and scoured more than 150 neighborhoods and towns to find the best places for buyers at every life stage.

Style

Roof Deck, Reimagined: Decking Out a Back Bay Duplex

Decking out a Back Bay duplex.

City Life

Best Places to Live 2014: Starting Out

— Winner — MEDFORD Median home price: $395,000 One-year change: +11% If you didn’t have the foresight or the cash to buy in ultra-hot Arlington 10 years […]

City Life

Best Places to Live 2014: Power Couple

— Winner — LINCOLN Median home price: $1,037,000 One-year change: +22% Lincoln is the affluent aesthete’s dream. In this hideaway known for its modern architecture, residents enjoy both […]

City Life

Best Places to Live 2014: Moving Up

— Winner — NATICK Median home price: $440,000 One-year change: +5% Natick remains one of the few affordable towns within the swanky Wayland-Wellesley-Weston cluster. Beyond the massive mall, attractions […]

City Life

Best Places to Live 2014: Growing Family

— Winner — WINCHESTER Median home price: $825,000 One-year change: +18% Think of Winchester as your dignified old-money auntie: You won’t find its name in the papers, and it’s not […]

City Life

Empty Nester

— Winner — NEWBURYPORT Median home price: $496,000 One-year change: +32% Newburyport has it all: a navigable downtown filled with independent boutiques, stunning beaches on Plum Island, cross-country skiing and […]

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How to Win a Bidding War

First-Time Buyer Do: Play up your flexibility. You’re not tethered to a mortgage, so emphasize that in your offer letter. “Sellers will like the fact […]