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Surprise: Rent Is Only Getting Higher

In unsurprising (but still frustrating) news, Boston rent is soaring to new heights. The average monthly rent jumped more than 7 percent to $1,881 in […]

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Real Estate: Living Large

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

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Menino Pushes for More Tiny, Expensive Studio Apartments

With nearly one-third of the country living alone, developing living spaces for singles may be just what the housing market needs. Mayor Menino is looking […]

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Which Massachusetts Towns Have the Highest Property Taxes?

Try not to cringe as you click through the slideshow of the top 100 towns. [WCVB]

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Tom Brady's Condo Wasn't the Most Expensive Property Sold in Q2

A couple of weeks ago, Boston bid adieu to Tom and Gisele, who will now call that crazy massive behemoth of a castle in California […]

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Tom Brady's Condo Wasn't the Most Expensive Property Sold in Q2

A couple of weeks ago, Boston bid adieu to Tom and Gisele, who will now call that crazy massive behemoth of a castle in California […]

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Tom Brady's Condo Wasn't the Most Expensive Property Sold in Q2

A couple of weeks ago, Boston bid adieu to Tom and Gisele, who will now call that crazy massive behemoth of a castle in California […]

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List: The 10 Mistakes That a Landlord Can Make

The Small Property Owners Association in Cambridge gives the BBJ a list of 10 biggest mistakes that landlords can make, not including when the landlord […]

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What Do You Call a Sorry Collection of GOP Legislators?

If you look at an EPA map that shows all the land on the Carolina coast that is less than 1.5 meters above sea level, you will see that there is quite a lot of it. If you know that scientists are predicting a sea level rise of perhaps a full meter over the next century and an increasing number of destructive coastal storms, you might possibly be reluctant to buy or insure or even permit houses in some of these vulnerable lowlands. That is why the NC-20 developers want to make everyone just pretend that what happened in the past is what will happen in the future. They want all predictions to be linear.

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Living Large: California Dreamin’

This house is a bit of West Coast happiness between all of Cambridge’s dark, drafty Victorians.

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One in Five Boston-Area Homes Is Worth Less Than The Loan

Better than the national average, which is one in three underwater. [Wicked Local]

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Seven Tips for Home Buyers

If you’re looking to buy a home in the Boston area, prepare for a bidding war. (Photo via ThinkStock.) I went to a broker preview […]

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Why It Might be Time to Sell Your House

Why wait until later in the year to list your house? (Photo via Thinkstock.) Bidding wars are common again in many local real estate markets […]

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Babe Ruth's Sudbury Home Up for Sale for $1.65 Million

Home Plate Farm, where Ruth lived for a couple of years after he was sent to enemy territory, is on the market. Sure, it’s cool […]

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Babe Ruth's Sudbury Home Up for Sale for $1.65 Million

Home Plate Farm, where Ruth lived for a couple of years after he was sent to enemy territory, is on the market. Sure, it’s cool […]