Cambridge-based Foundation Medicine has signed the biggest commercial lease in Boston’s Seaport District in eight years, consolidating 1,100 employees at 400 Summer St. and giving new momentum to the neighborhood’s growing life science cluster.
Home equity lines of credit could be a major opportunity for lenders in coming years because many homeowners simply don’t know what they are.
Lendbuzz, a fintech company that aims to disrupt the existing car financing market using machine learning algorithms, recently announced that it has secured an additional $150 million in debt and equity financing.
A hotel, new Chinatown branch of the Boston Public Library and 171 income-restricted housing units would be part of a new South Cove development that fulfills Millennium Partners’ affordable housing obligations from its Winthrop Center tower.
Growth in home prices contributed around 15 percent of the growth in America’s GDP during what is now the longest economic expansion in the country’s history.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh called Wednesday for the MBTA to invest about $9 million in running Red Line and commuter rail trains more frequently, slamming the system – wracked with ongoing delays after a derailment last month – as “not currently a functional service” for much of the city.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh returned to Beacon Hill on Tuesday to testify before one of his former committees on a bill that would direct the state to provide low-income tenants who are facing eviction with a court-appointed attorney for the eviction proceedings.
Most of the cost savings that People’s United will achieve when it completes its purchase of Hartford-based United Bank will be through staff and branch reductions.
Cain International is partnering with the local developers behind the $400 million Raffles Boston Back Bay Hotel & Residences, which will replace the former Boston Common Hotel and Conference Center at 40 Trinity Place.
In the first eight days that Encore Boston Harbor was open, gamblers wagered more than $93.5 million on the slot machines alone at the Everett casino and the Wynn Resorts operation counted $16.79 million in total revenue, or more than $2 million a day.
With $49.3 million in affordable housing financing from MassHousing, WinnCos. will preserve affordability for lower-income households at The Tannery in Peabody for another half-century.
Berkshire Bank has solidified “its commitment to deepening relationships with the communities [it serves]” by hiring longtime community organizer and activist Malia Lazu as its new chief experience and culture officer and executive vice president.
A 1-acre South Boston industrial property approved for 250,000 square feet of office and lab space has been sold to Tishman Speyer for a potential speculative development.
Multifamily housing may be dropped from the proposed redevelopment of the former Boston Edison power plant property, developers said as they prepare to submit revised plans to the Boston Planning and Development Agency.
KeyBank will align its Boston commercial banking market with its Connecticut and Greater Springfield presence to form the Connecticut/Massachusetts Market.
Despite minimal loan growth and a slight uptick in nonperforming assets and loan loss allowances, Medford-based Century Bank had another quarter of record earnings.
A 129-unit, 55-plus luxury residential townhome community has been approved in North Framingham.
The lender behind the $155 million Suffolk Downs acquisition has made its second major deal in Greater Boston, furnishing a $140 million loan for a speculative office and lab building in Somerville.
Fidelity Investments will begin revamping its 750,000-square-foot Seaport World Trade Center office complex next year, consolidating office and meeting space and adding new outdoor amenities and retail space.
A former East Greenwich, Rhode Island businesswoman admitted yesterday in federal court to utilizing her business and business contacts, including family members, friends and business associates, to operate a $10.3 million Ponzi scheme.