About That Unusual Skyline Shot

Celtics fans watching a recent national broadcast might have been distracted from slam dunks and pick and rolls by a startling sight: what appeared to be an orange halo of flames shooting from the top of Boston’s 11th-tallest building.

Watch Out for Falling Prices

Boston luxury home prices actually fell 4.7 percent in the third quarter, to an average of $3.6 million, the sixth-steepest decline in the country. Get ready for more of the same in 2019, thanks to investors trying to offload gilded condominiums.

To Fix Cape Cod’s Economy, Start With the Bridges

The growing challenges of simply getting to the Cape are putting a damper on its real estate market – home prices on the Cape have taken years to recover after the Great Recession and have only started to gain traction in the last year or two – while also making it that much harder for businesses to get the labor they need. 

They’re Fixing A Hole Where The Rain Gets In

Visitors to the First Church of Christ, Scientist’s property in Boston will notice some subtle changes to its iconic reflecting pool and plaza next spring, but the most dramatic updates are taking place beneath the surface.

Trot Out Those Turkeys

It’s time for the annual turkey shoot, where we look at the biggest development flops, fizzles, thuds, duds, snafus and mediocrities in the making across the Bay State.

Boston Real Estate Rises Amid Signs of Softening

There’s no escaping the next real estate downturn: the only question is when it will hit. The signs of softening – slowing home sales and slowing price growth – are already readily apparent both in Greater Boston and in major markets across the country.

Fenway Park Is the Real MVP

It was a canny development decision that laid the foundation for one of the most remarkable transformations in the history of sports. This is the fourth World Series for the Red Sox since a then-obscure hedge fund guru by the name of John Henry and Hollywood producer Tom Werner bought the Red Sox in 2001. On the December day nearly 17 years ago when they emerged victorious from a $700 million-plus bidding war for the team, the new owners vowed to win not one, but multiple World Series.

Warren’s Housing Plan Worth a Closer Look

Would a President Warren be the cure for our country’s increasingly messed up housing market? Sen. Elizabeth Warren has finally made official what anyone with half a brain has long suspected – she’s eyeing a run for the White House.

Merc & Main Gets $96M Mortgage

New York Life Real Estate Investors has provided $96 million in fixed-rate mortgage financing for the The Merc at Moody & Main, a multifamily and retail complex in downtown Waltham.