Real Estate

Best Places to Live 2010: Buy, Sell, Hold, or Rent?

Should you join the ranks of the homeowning? Is now the time to sell that too-small condo? The completely unsatisfying answer to that question is…it […]

Best Places to Live 2010: How to Get a Mortgage (Now)

While the process is not quite as invasive as a Logan Airport body scan, the rules are pretty stringent. Here, some simple advice for navigating the new reality.

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 […]

Arts & Entertainment

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.