Seven projects in Massachusetts have received nearly $12.2 million in financing from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston, which will fund the creation or preservation of 779 affordable housing units in 19 projects.
To understand why the Back Bay is such a highly desirable location for businesses of all stripes, you need to look beyond neighborhood’s high-profile towers, as impressive as they may be.
Boston is planning to ask state legislators for freedom to increase the per-square-foot affordable housing and job training fees the city charges developers when they want.
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.
Boston is one of the best cities in the country in which to seek employment.
Weston-based Charles River Watershed Assoc. has floated two proposals for the Frontage Road site, including a no-build option that would restore the property as a wetland that could absorb stormwater and harbor flooding.
Most small businesses in the Boston area expect to finish the year on a high note.
While commercial developers move forward with large indoor concert halls in the Fenway and North Station, a study has concluded that prospects for enhancing Boston’s community arts venues are growing dimmer.
As we begin the winter season, it is likely we will be reminded again about the risks and potential damage from coastal flooding along the South Boston Waterfront, East Boston, Charlestown and many other areas throughout Massachusetts.
A former candidate for Boston City Council admited he posed as a real estate broker and swindled thousands from potential homebuyers.
The current sign, a red delta on a white background over the company’s name in blue, dates to 1965.
With fierce competition, deposit building in and around Boston has been a challenge for many banks.
When Webster Bank expanded into Boston in 2016, its goal was to raise $1 billion in deposits within the first five years. And at the beginning of this year, the bank reported being on target to hit that goal.
JPMorgan Chase flipped the Boston banking market on its head when it announced earlier this year that it would be opening 50 retail branches in the city and its surrounding areas. Now, another big bank may be ready to expand in the Bay State as well.
Sixty-eight percent of local Millennials said owning a home is a top priority, according to Bank of America’s recent Homebuyer Insights Report.
Boston Community Capital has changed its name to BlueHub Capital to reflect a growing national presence, the company said in a statement.
As it searches for a site for its permanent headquarters, the Cannabis Control Commission (CCC) is considering 10 locations in Worcester, most of them in the city’s newly revitalized downtown core.
JPMorgan Chase has already received permission from state regulators to open six retail branches in the Greater Boston area, in Boston, Brookline, Dedham, Watertown and Newton. But a whole lot more are coming.
Fifteen metropolitan Boston area communities are coalescing around plans to build even more new housing than Gov. Charlie Baker proposed in his statewide bill.
Would you describe the Boston housing market as “hot,” with high demand and low supply?