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What Will Happen to Boston Offices If We All Work from Home Forever?

Let’s take a quick trip down memory lane: It’s a Wednesday afternoon, and you’re heading out of your open-concept office in downtown Boston to grab […]

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How to Move Apartments in Boston in the Midst of a Pandemic

Can I tour a new apartment? Physically speaking, you likely won’t be able to walk through your prospective digs and open all of the cabinets. […]

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Hotels, In-Law Apartments, and Basements: How Doctors Are Quarantining during the COVID-19 Pandemic

One of the few pieces of normalcy many of us are clinging to these days is the comfort of our own homes. We may wish […]

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Will Coronavirus Cause an Urban Exodus?

Everyone is looking forward to something different “when this is all over.” For some, it’s finally taking that vacation, for others, it’s going anywhere that’s […]

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Why Isn’t Boston’s Housing Market Slowing Down?

As we’ve all been advised to hunker down where we are, going out and buying a new house isn’t front of mind for most of […]

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Home Prices Have Doubled in Five Years in These Boston Neighborhoods

Pretty much everything is uncertain in these coronavirus-focused times. Events are being cancelled left and right (as they should), mortgage rates plunged last week and […]

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Is Your Dream Home in the Cards This Year?

Real Estate Prediction #1: Prices will continue to climb, but not so darn quickly. When it comes to the area’s sky-high real estate prices, “We’re […]

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This MBTA Map Tells You Which Are the Cheapest T Stops to Live By

We all know the typical tricks for knocking a few dollars off our rents: Bunk up with roommates, go for a place that hasn’t seen […]

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Massachusetts Has 40 of the Top 50 Priciest Zip Codes in New England

It may be the one competition Bay Staters would prefer to lose. After analyzing all 2019 residential sales in New England’s six beautiful states and […]

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Boston’s Property Value Has Hit a Record-Breaking High

Boston’s real estate market is hotter than ever—approximately 78.4% hotter, according to a new report from the Boston Municipal Research Bureau. From 2013 to 2019, […]

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And the Boston Area City with the Fastest Growing Rent This Year Was…

As the year—and decade—wraps up, it’s time to look back at how much of our paychecks we’ve collectively forked over to landlords this year, and […]

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This Is What a Decade of Development Did to Boston’s Skyline

Charles River skyline in 2010 vs. 2019 | Photo by Wit Suphamungmee via Flickr/Creative Commons  (left) | Photo by Dennis Tangney Jr/Getty Images (right) Tourists […]

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Guess Which Boston Zip Code Is One of the Most Expensive in the U.S.

Populated with retailers like Canada Goose and Tesla, we don’t go to the Prudential looking for a cheap buy—and we don’t scour the surrounding area […]

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Boston Rent Prices Have Finally Decreased Ever So Slightly

If you’re annoyed that you weren’t the one to uncover buried treasure in the North End, here’s a new way to feel a little richer: […]

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These Are the Best Places to Raise a Family in Massachusetts

This may be an eye-rollingly obvious statement to any seasoned parent, but: Raising a family is not easy. From carpool logistics to family-sized grocery hauls to the […]