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Boston rents increased from last year while nationwide rents level off

Boston rents increased from last year while nationwide rents level off


  Boston rents increased 4.0 percent in the past year to an average of $2,351,…

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Single-family housing development to outpace multifamily, report says

Single-family housing development to outpace multifamily, report says


  More investors and lenders are predicting an increase in single-family housing development that will…

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Boston is one of the least affordable cities for teachers, study says

Boston is one of the least affordable cities for teachers, study says


Teachers play a vital role in society and the economy, but school systems are…

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3 Boston suburbs among the best in the country, report shows

3 Boston suburbs among the best in the country, report shows


Boston is a sprawling metropolis with a complex of desirable and in-demand neighborhoods, but…

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Housing affordability index down nationwide

Housing affordability index down nationwide


  Housing affordability is down nationwide as mortgage rates have increased in February, according…

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More affordable housing is popping up in desirable Boston neighborhoods, study shows

More affordable housing is popping up in desirable Boston neighborhoods, study shows


Boston is a leader in providing affordable housing in desirable neighborhoods, according to a…

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5 facts that describe Generation X homebuyers

5 facts that describe Generation X homebuyers


With all the talk of Millennials and how they fit into the housing market,…

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Cambridge has the best public transit system of any mid-sized city, study says

Cambridge has the best public transit system of any mid-sized city, study says


Boston isn’t the only city in the area with a top-notch public transportation system….

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Millennials don’t want to be tied down by homeownership, study shows

Millennials don’t want to be tied down by homeownership, study shows


There are a number of possible reasons why Millennials are not buying homes. That…

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Boston foreclosure levels still above pre-recession average as nationwide levels drop

Boston foreclosure levels still above pre-recession average as nationwide levels drop


Boston foreclosure levels are still above pre-recession averages while nationwide foreclosure activity falls below…

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