Local home sales rebound in July, condo market cools

Local home sales rebound in July, condo market cools


After posting a surprisingly steep year-over-year decline in the number of closed transactions in June, single-family home sales rose again last month. read more
Why new construction isn’t easing Boston’s inventory problem

Why new construction isn’t easing Boston’s inventory problem


The homebuilder community has regularly offered a succinct answer to the reason for its industry’s sluggishness, generally calling out labor, lumber, laws and land as pain points. But some researchers are poking holes in their assertions of late. read more
Pending home and condo sales grow in July

Pending home and condo sales grow in July


Pending home sales posted their 12 consecutive month of gains across Massachusetts in July. read more
Could the MBTA’s troubles turn off Boston homebuyers?

Could the MBTA’s troubles turn off Boston homebuyers?


We asked local agents whether the recent string of subway failures could change people’s housing decisions in the short- or long-term. read more
Transit concerns mount as MBTA delays continue

Transit concerns mount as MBTA delays continue


Yet another derailed train, this time on the Green Line, snarled commutes once again August 7 and kicked of a string of bad headlines for Boston transit. read more
Boston-area housing markets rank among nation’s hottest this summer

Boston-area housing markets rank among nation’s hottest this summer


Homes in this part of Middlesex County barely stay on the market for two weeks, propping up Boston as one of the nation's hottest cities for homebuying activity. read more
Home prices in Boston see modest gains in Q2

Home prices in Boston see modest gains in Q2


Local home prices rose at a modest annual pace last quarter, while condos appreciated even faster. read more