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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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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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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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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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New construction: bigger homes, smaller lots

New construction: bigger homes, smaller lots


  New homes are getting bigger, which has helped in balancing out price appreciation…

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Boston sees second highest drop in homes for sale in March

Boston sees second highest drop in homes for sale in March


Homes sold faster this March than any other March in seven years, thanks to rising…

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Vacation home sales plummet

Vacation home sales plummet


Vacation home sales have dropped significantly, according to a recent study by the National…

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Tesla announces new residential solar products set to hit the market by the end of 2017

Tesla announces new residential solar products set to hit the market by the end of 2017


  Tesla announced their new solar panels on their website last weekend, offering an alternative…

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The real story behind the nationwide housing shortage

The real story behind the nationwide housing shortage


A nationwide inventory shortage is hampering the housing market’s growth, but the shortage isn’t…

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