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 »

Terraces, Roof Decks and Patios Add Value to Boston Condo Living

ne of the most coveted features of a downtown Boston condo – particularly when the weather warms up – is on-site outdoor space. This is an added bonus to any condo, as well as a value added featur... more »

How to Choose a Mortgage Lender

Although you may have obtained a financing pre-approval letter from a lender as part of the process of determining what you can afford to buy and in conjunction with the offer process, you are not obl... more »

Looking for a One-Bedroom Condo in Boston? Here’s the Scoop.

I’m often asked, “So, what does it cost to get a one bedroom condo in Boston?” My response is, “That depends on the neighborhood.” Using Boston’s South End neighborhood as an example, at... more »

Got Multiple Offers on Your Boston Condo? What’s a Seller to Do?

If you’re selling your Boston condo, or any home for that matter, and you’ve priced it competitively for today’s market, where inventory is very limited, it’s quite possible – if not likely ... more »

The Outlook on Residential Real Estate? It’s Glowing in Boston!

I make it a point to regularly attend forums and events designed to offer news and insights on the Boston real estate market. At a seminar last week sponsored by Banker & Tradesman and the Massachuse... more »

New Development will Reenergize Back Bay with Residences, Hotel, Retail and More

The development team of Samuels & Associates and Weiner Ventures won the rights from the state to build a $360 million residential and retail complex –complete with a high-rise hotel – over th... more »

The Boston Condo Search: Establishing Your “Must Haves”

For most of us, the purchase of a home represents one of the largest single investments you will ever make. The enormity of the financial transaction aside, stepping into the buying process and findin... more »

Open Houses: Are They Worth It?

Whether you are a buyer or seller in the downtown Boston area, someone interested in learning about Boston condo options and relative values, or just looking for design inspiration, you’ll find open... more »

Extreme Makeover Underway at Pier 4

An extreme makeover is underway at Pier 4 in the city’s “Innovation District” within Boston’s newest waterfront area. This development will bring a mix of retail, hotels, offices and residence... more »