Real Estate

Best Places to Live 2010

The ultimate guide for every kind of house hunter.

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A Certain Investment in Uncertain Times

With the economy in uncharted territory, we’ve pretty much given up hope of ever securing enough credit to buy our own home. But that doesn’t […]

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Dane Cook Tries to Save His Apartment and His Muse

And we thought Jason Giambi’s slump-busting thong was a weird superstition. Dane Cook, who was evicted from his Hollywood apartment after he refused to clean […]

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Boston Gets Roomorama

With the economy derailing like a commuter rail train out of South Station, we’re looking for ways to hoard cash for the upcoming depression. So […]

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Money Talks

Every Thursday, Francis Storrs will take an inside look at high-stakes finance and dealmaking. This week: As Peggy-Davis Mullen’s HomeRun Mortgage strikes out, she takes […]

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Money Talks

Every Thursday, Francis Storrs will take an inside look at how the rich and famous got that way. This week: Tom Brady proves as good […]

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Your Sept. 2 Apartment Options

We were young once, and through the haze of Jaeger and the passage of time, we do have some memories of putting things off until […]

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House Hunting for Tom Brady

Today TMZ.com reports that Tom Brady is spending big money on real estate in Los Angeles. The website says that Brady dropped $11 million on […]

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Boylston Street Redux

Back in April, I suggested that Ron Druker would have an easier time demolishing the old Shreve’s building than Apple, which had a hellish experience […]

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Money Talks

Every Thursday, Francis Storrs will take you inside the corridors of high-stakes finance and dealmaking. This week: Manny Ramirez has already traded uniforms, but what […]

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More Luxury Apartments. Hooray?

Downtown Crossing ain’t what it used to be. Back in November, Joe Keohane wrote we might as well let the area fall into complete disrepair […]

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Extreme Coverage, Home Makeover Edition

We don’t reap the benefits of being a two-newspaper town only when it comes to the MBTA cutting bus trips or when a convicted murderer […]

The Smart Buys in a Scary Market

We know: Between the topsy-turvy prices and the subprime mess, it’s a real estate nightmare out there. But after grilling dozens of brokers and hundreds of industry experts, we’re pleased to report there are some bright spots for jittery house-hunters (and owners). A road map to 29 neighborhoods and towns that are holding their value, or are poised to be big winners when the next boom rolls around.

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A Condo Development We Actually Like

While we may be up to our ears in student loan debt, we like to dream about owning property someday. One of the main things […]

The Harbor Towers’ Towering Contradictions

A bitter feud over a looming $75.6 million repair job is just the latest strife to befall the Harbor Towers, but the Bostonians who are proud to call the buildings home wouldn’t have things any other way.