Residential Real Estate
Nowadays, disclosures are required in all 50 states. But many forms are so long, so full of legalese and so poorly presented that consumers will not read them.
Massachusetts investors who retrofit zero-carbon technologies will both help fight climate change and realize short-term returns.
Members of the building trades, the banking industry and the real estate industry donated their time and money in ways big and small to their communities recently.
The kickoff of formal review of a 865,000-square-foot office and residential tower at what developer Chiofaro Co. describes as “Boston’s front door to the world” is rekindling the battle over building heights on Boston Harbor.
A company founded by a pair of housing nonprofits has launched what they say is the country’s first independent app dedicated to helping first-time and first-generation homebuyers navigate through the entire homeownership journey.
A former Melrose shoe factory converted into apartments by developer Wood Partners in 2015 has been acquired for $101.7 million by GID Investments.
What was more expensive in 2019: homes in Greenwich, Connecticut or homes in Wellesley?
House Speaker Robert DeLeo declined over the weekend to say how he feels about rent control and new fees on higher-priced housing transactions, ideas that are being pushed on Beacon Hill as potential solutions to the state’s housing affordability problem.
A new climate commitment Gov. Charlie Baker made in his State of the Commonwealth address Tuesday night earned a warm reception from Democratic legislative leaders on Tuesday night, with a new bill expected to be revealed tomorrow.
Massachusetts’ year-end single-family median sale price reached $400,000 for the first time on record in 2019.
Apartment rents in Greater Boston rose another 3.6 percent during 2019 and the region remains one of the top U.S. destinations for transplants, according to a pair of industry reports.
With the foundations of thousands of homes in Massachusetts and Connecticut crumbling thanks to contaminated aggregate, a group of Nutmeg State legislators say all quarries need better quality contros to prevent the problem in the future.
Gov. Charlie Baker plans during his State of the State address Tuesday at 7 p.m. to touch on some of the big topics that have been roiling debate on Beacon Hill for years.
From new VPs to fresh project managers, see who’s been hired, promoted and honored: it’s The Personnel File.
A new report shows just how much more valuable Greater Boston real estate has grown in the last decade.
Despite rising home prices and lagging wage growth, lenders can count on Millennials to be among the borrowers this spring, with more and more becoming first-time homebuyers thanks to down payment assistance programs.
An influential group of multiple listings service operators from around the country warn “the multiple listing service as we know it is in jeopardy,” but many Massachusetts real estate agents aren’t so sure.
We all carry unconscious biases. We’re simply more comfortable around people who are like us. Unfortunately, this can find its way into our work lives in insidious ways.
Is it even a luxury penthouse if you can’t top the list of most expensive sales?
For as long as these sales taxes on homes have been proposed, the Massachusetts Association of Realtors has opposed them. The reasons for our opposition are always the same: Transfer taxes increase the cost of buying or selling a home.