Residential Real Estate
Eastern Bank has received the highest possible grade for its performance under the Community Reinvestment Act.
Posh suburbs and tony neighborhoods regularly record single-family median sale prices of $1 million or more, while the median sale price in Greater Boston has hit a record $612,000.
What if Congress passed a massive tax bill with scary cutbacks in deductions for homeowners – prompting dire predictions of mass property-value declines – but nothing much happened?
Benoit Mizner Simon & Co. is expanding into Sudbury.
More than 450 Realtors visited the State House last week to discuss with legislators the key issues that impact consumers, housing and the economy. Gov. Charlie Baker gave the keynote.
MassDevelopment has issued a $3.448 million tax-exempt bond on behalf of Harbor Lafayette Homes Limited Partnership in Salem.
A Mexican real estate developer has filed a $1.2 billion lawsuit accusing JPMorgan Chase & Co. of fraudulently inducing it to transfer properties based on a false promise it would sell them.
Single-family and condominium prices in Massachusetts continue to perform well.
Two landlords and a property manager of three Dorchester apartments resolved allegations they submitted false claims to the federal government after receiving impermissible excess rent payments from two low income tenants while participating in a federal housing subsidy program.
The Cooperative Credit Union Association, which advocates for credit unions in Delaware, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New Hampshire, has come out in support of a new bill co-sponsored by Sen. Elizabeth Warren that would remove the threat of a federal crackdown on marijuana.
A new report from real estate data analytics firm CoreLogic finds low unemployment and high home equity has contributed to low delinquency rates across the nation.
Lawmakers are voicing concerns with state regulators about a potential 60 percent reduction in the value of credits available to residential customers in connection with community solar projects.
A range of companies are announcing changes to personnel in this week’s roundup.
In its first-ever project in the city of Lawrence, Boston-based developer Trinity Financial is redeveloping the Van Brodie Mill into a 102-unit mixed-income housing complex.
Align Credit Union and Mortgage Network Inc. are among the companies featured in this week’s roundup of organizations giving back to their communities.
An acute shortage of affordable homes in the United States will continue over the coming year, according to a majority of property market analysts polled by Reuters, driving prices up faster than inflation and wage growth.
Home prices rose both year over year and month over month in April, according to the most recent release from real estate analytics firm CoreLogic.
Massachusetts has the third best economy in the country, according to a recent WalletHub study.
Following passage of the Dodd-Frank relief package, the board of the National Credit Union Administration has approved a final rule to amend its definition of a member business loan in order to comply with the new law.
The two biggest sources of home-mortgage money in the country – investors Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac – are quietly working on ways to make qualifying for a home purchase easier for participants in the booming “gig” economy.
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Residential RE Top
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- Christian Science Church Offers Up More Real Estate
- Boston Developers Face Increase in Linkage Fees
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