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There’s a House Plopped in the Middle of City Hall Plaza

In the middle of the empty, brick expanse that is City Hall Plaza, sits a small white house. The “house” has a white picket fence, a few […]

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Boston Has Larger Apartments Than Other Cities

In a new report from online listing service RentCafe, Boston ranked among the top cities with the largest rental units. While apartments in the city are […]

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A Look at Home Prices in Roxbury

As the city’s neighborhoods continue to reshape and reconfigure in lots of different (and sometimes unwelcome) ways, inevitably, so do housing costs. This isn’t exactly news to […]

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A Look at Boston’s First Sky Cabanas

A good view of the Boston skyline is priceless, right? In Pierce Boston‘s case, it’s a mere $300,000 or so. The luxury apartment complex that’s […]

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A New Town Beat Out Brookline as the Most Expensive in the State

Brookline usually claims the title as the most expensive place to buy a home in Massachusetts, but this year, there’s a new pricey town on top. Our neighbor […]

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Boston’s Ten Most Popular Neighborhoods For Renters

Apartment hunting for September 1 is, and may always be, an ordeal. Searches are usually wrapped up by May (note: if you’re still hunting—good luck […]

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Does Providence Boast Greener Pastures?

There’s a subset of Bostonians out there who’ve realized something: it might not be worth it dedicate a huge chunk of your paycheck to keep a roof […]

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Tiny Houses in Roslindale Command Top Prices

When you think of homes with expensive price tags, you might envision grand mansions or ultra-luxe condos. But in Roslindale, the homes with the top […]

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The Taj Is for Sale

Taj Boston, the luxury hotel that overlooks the Public Garden, is now on the market. According to a Boston Business Journal report, the owner of the […]

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The Most Expensive Home Sold This Year Is Above a Chanel

Newbury Street is the center of all things upscale and high-end in Boston. So it’s no surprise that the most expensive home sale of 2016 so far is […]

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The Watermark Seaport Is a Mark of Distinction

It’s the Seaport’s latest ultra-luxe lair.

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Either-Or: JP vs. Providence

Welcome to Either-Or, where we compare two listings with the same price—one in Boston and one outside. Build your own conclusions. Exorbitant housing costs in Boston […]

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How Much It Costs to Live at Each MBTA Stop

Thinking of jumping lines? Whether your allegiance is to red, green, blue, orange, or silver, real estate search site Estately has put together a handy MBTA map of […]

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John Fish on Mixing Family and Business

At 22, John Fish inherited half of a legacy—the shaky-legged, short-ended half—when he took over the newly founded Suffolk Construction from his father. Meanwhile, his […]

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Roommate-Finding App Roomi Launches in Boston

Boston is a city of roommates. We have large concentrations of students and young professionals who spend almost half of their income on rent. Inevitably, this makes living with […]