Boston

September 17, 2012 - 2:01 PM
For years, foreclosure proceedings plagued Massachusetts and the other 49 states. When new reports show signs of a diminishing trend in foreclosure, buyer confidence improves greatly. Fortunately, a new report from the Warren Group shows just that - lenders initiated 1,198 foreclosure proceedings in the Bay Read More

Foreclosures are down, but rent costs are up in Boston

For years, foreclosure proceedings plagued Massachusetts and the other 49 states.

September 12, 2012 - 1:58 PM
Homeownership is an important aspect of the American dream. With this in mind, it's also important to consider how Baby Boomers - those with the most spending power today - are nearing retirement, and many property owners may choose to downsize or give up responsibilities associated with caring for a Read More
September 11, 2012 - 1:40 PM
Real estate in Boston is relatively stable compared to other metro areas in the United States. However, many Bostonians may look to purchase a second property in the Bay State, now that prices across much of Cape Cod have become more manageable. In Massachusetts, the number of single-family homes put under Read More

Boston residents may want to invest in Cape Cod property while costs remain low

Real estate in Boston is relatively stable compared to other metro areas in the United States. However, many Bostonians may look to purchase a second property in the Bay State now that prices across much of Cape Cod have become more manageable.

September 10, 2012 - 1:26 PM
Homebuyers who look at real estate in Boston often consider downtown communities like the Back Bay and Beacon Hill for their proximity to city amenities. However, when it comes to buying property in superlative school systems, many Bay State residents look to neighborhoods just outside Boston. These Read More
September 6, 2012 - 1:06 PM
The dilemma of whether to buy real estate in Boston or rent it goes through the minds of current and prospective Hub residents. After all, investing in property is a commitment, and people want to make sure they're making the right decisions for their futures. Fortunately, Boston is one of the most Read More

Real estate in Boston is an attractive investment option

The dilemma of whether to buy real estate in Boston or rent it goes through the minds of current and prospective Hub residents.

September 5, 2012 - 1:35 PM
Real estate in Boston resembles environments nationwide - recovery is coming ever so slowly. A new measure shows the amount of time it takes to sell a home is shrinking and is now similar to historic norms for a balanced market. The median time a home remained on the market was 69 days in July 2012, which is Read More

Have you heard of Fort Point?

Real estate in Boston resembles environments nationwide - recovery is coming ever so slowly.

September 4, 2012 - 3:22 PM
Much of Boston revolves around the academic schedule. When students begin to pour into the city around September 1st each year, the vacant apartments fill up, and landlords are able to look at what they have left from a new perspective. If a certain property fails to garner attention from prospective tenants Read More

After the rental season, homeowners look to sell in Boston

Much of Boston revolves around the academic schedule. When students begin to pour into the city around September 1st each year, the vacant apartments fill up, and landlords are able to look at what they have left from a new perspective.

August 31, 2012 - 1:09 PM
The national housing market received some promising news in August 2012, as signs of a real estate recovery coast-to-coast helped improve consumer confidence. The latest Federal Reserve Beige Book data further confirmed market growth as stronger price trends were noted. This uptick includes real estate in Read More

Low inventory makes Boston property a bit pricier

The national housing market received some promising news in August 2012, as signs of a real estate recovery coast-to-coast helped improve consumer confidence.

August 30, 2012 - 10:31 AM
For the past several years, rumors of a growing and thriving Seaport District have excited Boston residents. Many people found the houses for sale in Boston around that area were attractive steals, and new restaurants and businesses were icing on the cake. The growth of the Seaport District is comparable to Read More
August 30, 2012 - 10:28 AM
The housing market in Greater Boston continues to improve. A growing economy and a rising single-family home median price may even encourage prospective buyers to put down payments on properties across the Hub. This means the number of houses for sale in Boston may decrease exponentially, which would drive Read More

The busy Boston housing market may continue through 2012

The housing market in Greater Boston continues to improve. A growing economy and a rising single-family home median price may even encourage prospective buyers to put down payments on properties across the Hub.

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