Pending home sales bounce back, though activity is down in the Northeast

Pending home sales bounce back, though activity is down in the Northeast


After a slowdown in October, contract signings were up 1.2 percent in November, according to the National Association of Realtors. read more
Robots expected to overtake humans in construction by 2025

Robots expected to overtake humans in construction by 2025


As contractors face tighter schedules and a shrinking pool of qualified people, they are turning to autonomous workers to solve their problems. read more
The solution to the affordability crisis is right in our backyards, says a new report

The solution to the affordability crisis is right in our backyards, says a new report


Relaxed zoning could create millions of new homes in America's single-family neighborhoods, according to a new report from Zillow. read more
Boston one of the best cities for bicycling in the country

Boston one of the best cities for bicycling in the country


Redfin analysis ranks the city as ‘very bikeable’ read more
Boston ranked 4th among 50 most sustainable cities

Boston ranked 4th among 50 most sustainable cities


Boston earns a top spot in this new ranking thanks to its policies to increase efficiency in city government and real estate development code requirements. read more
Realtor.com predicts Boston home sales will decline in 2020

Realtor.com predicts Boston home sales will decline in 2020


It seems 2020 will be a challenge for buyers – “not because of what they can afford but rather what they can find,” according to Realtor.com. read more
Is Boston safe? It’s complicated

Is Boston safe? It’s complicated


A new study purports to reveal the safest cities in America read more