John Conroy, 42, recalls noticing the change in the local rental market somewhere around 2008, a time when he was working 12 hours a day, seven days a week.
All of a sudden, says the Connecticut-bred owner of East Coast Realty in Allston, every... Continue Reading
Did you hear about the Boston home buyer who got an email from his closing attorney, only it was not from the attorney? It was from a hacker posing as the attorney.
It gets worse. (more…)... Continue Reading
During an interview for a recent post, I asked Eric Robinson, a principal at RODE ARCHITECTS, how their designs were influenced by the housing needs, wants, and lifestyles of the residents living in those locations. Here's how he responded.... Continue Reading
Boston apartment hunters should have only two goals:
#1 - Get the best apartment available (based on their needs and wishes), and;
#2 - Get it for the least amount of money. (more…)... Continue Reading
Not long ago, the mayor said Boston needed 53,000 new housing units by 2030.
I recently posted about how the number might be too low.
But does anyone recall how many condos His Honor said the Hub needed? (more…)... Continue Reading
Sue Hawkes, Managing Director of the Collaborative Companies, has helped market many of the Hub’s best-known developments, including Ink Block, Slip65, Telford180 and Pierce Boston. Hawkes recently spoke at an event organized by NAIOP... Continue Reading