New work visas means relief for homebuilders

New work visas means relief for homebuilders


An additional 35,000 temporary work visas approved by the Department of Homeland Security could help ease chronic shortage of construction workers. read more
Kems proposes condo building for South Boston

Kems proposes condo building for South Boston


Five-story building would offer 30 condominiums with 1- to 3-bedroom units. read more
Despite a dismal decade, NAHB predicts dynamism ahead for homebuilding

Despite a dismal decade, NAHB predicts dynamism ahead for homebuilding


Looking back at the last ten years in homebuilding, the National Association of Home Builders’ chief economist demonstrated how bad the 2010s were for the industry but projected a positive outlook for the 2020s. read more
Boston scores highest share of new residential high-rises in U.S.

Boston scores highest share of new residential high-rises in U.S.


A new study shows that high-rise buildings aren’t just for worker bees anymore. read more
New-home sales up 17.4% in Northeast

New-home sales up 17.4% in Northeast


The number of new homes sold shot up over last year, according to Census data from October. read more
Home sales dipped last month, but up 1.5 percent from last year in Northeast

Home sales dipped last month, but up 1.5 percent from last year in Northeast


NAR chief economist: Housing shortage is stunting potential growth. read more
Applications now open for Boston’s largest workforce, affordable housing development

Applications now open for Boston’s largest workforce, affordable housing development


Those hoping to snag property in Boston’s competitive and pricey market might be in... read more