What’s dozens of layers tall and will take many months to complete? It’s Boston’s newest skyscraper…
Federal banking regulators are proposing a rule change that will deprive hundreds of thousand consumers of an important safeguard in the homebuying process.
What does it take to create a profitable business in 2019? It all starts with your mindset. If you want to net more from your real estate business, follow these tips
The report’s call for a new finance plan to support transit needs is an encouraging step forward and should build momentum for action on legislation in 2019.
Some political news is just too exciting for some folks!
Congratulations Massachusetts, you’ve done it again – though December figures aren’t yet in, 2018 is going to smash the single-family home price record. And that record is only a year old.
The current expansion has lasted since the official end of the Great Recession in June 2009, or almost nine and a half years. If it lasts seven months more, it’ll be the longest expansion in at least 160 years.
Another year is coming to a close in the B&T newsroom, and what a year it’s been.
As Realtors, we often deal with volatile situations where emotions are running high and disputes are common. What steps can you take to limit your exposure in each transaction that you conduct and if you must go to court, increase the probability that you will prevail?
Homeownership is a marker of a middle-class lifestyle, and a vehicle that creates family wealth over generations. But in Massachusetts, and across the US, the prosperity that homeownership unlocks is not enjoyed equally.
Imagine you sign a contract and later learn that one of its key financial underpinnings will be replaced by something unknowable. That is the reality if you enter into a financial transaction involving the London Interbank Offered Rate, or LIBOR.
If agents’ disclosures aren’t clear to you, probe further. You need to know who — if anyone — has your best interests paramount.
It is no badge of honor that Boston continues to be the third-most expensive rental market in the country. In our area, home values have little relationship to area wages and employers and entrepreneurs are hamstrung in attracting workers who have choices to move to attractive and less costly housing markets.
Naming rights to one of Boston’s biggest concert venues? Oh, Santa! You shouldn’t have!
There’s a tectonic shift taking place in the ultra-luxury market that may leave many of today’s mega-mansions languishing on the market. In fact, the very amenities that many people have valued in the past may make their property worth less, rather than more.
The Supreme Judicial Court rejected a real estate company’s argument courts should not invalidate a binding real estate appraisal because the appraiser’s firm, but not the appraiser himself, allegedly had a conflict of interest.
The affordable housing world lost a giant with the death of Amy Anthony on Dec. 9. Housing leaders all over the country have reacted the same way when hearing news of her death: “I owe so much of my career and professional life to her.”
It is beyond time for land-use and local decision makers to expand the housing conversation, to face our fears, and transform the public’s understanding of housing production.
It’s Christmas time for special interests, and Democrats could throw a wrench in the works
Ohio is now accepting tax payments in bitcoin. However, the government’s method of accepting payment is not as scary as it seems on the surface – and it might catch on elsewhere.
This Week’s Poll
- Marlborough Industrial Building Sold for $6.5M
- These Vendors Will Anchor Landmark Center's New Time Out Market
- Santander Taps Athenahealth Manager to Lead Specialized Banking Group
- South Boston Office Building Sells for $33.5M
- Harvard COOP Property Sold to Florida Investor