The Simple Economics of Boston’s Condo Market

Boston condo living is more popular than ever. Buyers are giving up backyards and privacy for less maintenance, more amenities, convenience and access to all the city has to offer. Along with this tre... more »

Residential Condo Options on the Rise in Downtown Boston

Boston is continuously undergoing transformation and the residential development boom here is big news. It is much needed, too, with businesses and the population here on the rise. Neighborhoods throu... more »

Full-Service Grocery Stores Follow Boston’s Residential Building Boom

Boston’s population is on the rise and growing at its fastest rate in decades. Though largely driven by young professionals, the city is also swelling as empty nesters trade suburban homes for urban... more »

New Condo Developments Soaring into Boston’s Skyline

The Boston skyline is about to change radically as it welcomes  new, super high-end residential towers, meeting the surge in demand for condos here. All but one of the residential developments below ... more »

Millennium Tower Keeps Downtown Crossing on the Up-And-Up

Back in January 2013, I shared a post reviewing my tour of new developments planned or underway in Boston’s downtown district where I had the opportunity to get a glimpse of what will be a new life ... more »

Q1 2014 Condo Market Update: Boston Continues to Sizzle

Quick sales and rising prices continue to characterize the conditions of Boston’s condo market… along with a scarcity of inventory (with limited new construction in the pipeline). According to the... more »

First-Ever “Boston Design Week” Features Program on Transitioning from Suburban to City Living

For the first time ever, Boston will host “Boston Design Week,” a 10-day event that seeks to increase public awareness and appreciation of all aspects of design, from architecture and interior des... more »

Boston Condo Market Insights: Is Now a Good Time to Buy?

Empty nesters, soon-to-be empty nesters and first-time home buyers, if you’re curious about the Boston real estate market and wondering if it’s a good time to buy a condo in Boston, whether for a ... more »

State of the Downtown Boston Condo Market: Prices Hit Record Highs

There is a lot of buzz around the current downtown Boston real estate market. You’ve probably read that the Boston condo market is very hot, that inventory is very low, that multiple offers are driv... more »

What to Expect from Your Condo Inspection

Home inspections are standard protocol in purchasing property, whether a condo or a single-family home. Most buyers make their offers to purchase a home contingent upon their satisfaction with a home ... more »