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10 Farnsworth will be a boutique condo development in Fort Point that is like nothing else in the city. The $27 million proposed...

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W Boston condo boasts views, sleek finishes

W Boston condo boasts views, sleek finishes

The international network of W hotels has earned a reputation of excellence in service and accommodations, and that same distinction easily extends to the W Residences at 110 Stuart St., adjacent to Boston’s Theater District. Physically connected to the boutique hotel, the residences share access to all of the hotel’s upscale amenities, including its vibrant lounge area bordered by... Read Full Story

A renovated South Boston condo is tech-savvy

A renovated South Boston condo is tech-savvy

Centrally located in the heart of South Boston’s desirable East Side, the quaint three-family home at 505 East Third St. has been transformed into three beautifully renovated condominiums. Each unit is outfitted with state-of-the-art technology that embraces today’s hectic urban lifestyle. Whether it’s the built-in speakers throughout, well-thought out smart lighting panels, or flat-screen... Read Full Story

South End penthouse duplex renovations are fabulous, smart

South End penthouse duplex renovations are fabulous, smart

Well within the heart of the Eight Streets Neighborhood in the South End, the stately bowfront brownstone at 38 Upton St. blends seamlessly into the gracious charm and appeal of this vibrant part of the city. Fully renovated down to its bones in 2012, it has crossed over into contemporary sophistication with its transformation into four luxury condominiums. Today, Michael Harper of Coldwell... Read Full Story

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City’s newest skyscraper breaks ground for hotel, condos

City’s newest skyscraper breaks ground for hotel, condos

In about 30 months a new 61-story Back Bay skyscraper will be completed, housing a five-star, 211-key Four Seasons Hotel along with 180 über luxurious private residences on the upper floors. Called the Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton Street, Boston & Four Seasons Private Residences, it will be the tallest building in New England, let alone Boston, to be constructed in 40 years. The John... Read Full Story

Interest rates fall in first week of new year

Interest rates fall in first week of new year

The average fixed mortgage rates plunged this week amid sliding bond yields that fell to their lowest level since May 23, 2013, when the 30-year fixed averaged 3.59 percent, according to Freddie Mac. Its weekly primary mortgage market survey was released Thursday, which does not include closing costs. “Mortgage rates fell to begin the year as 10-year Treasury yields slid beneath 2 percent for... Read Full Story

2015 tax rate falls to $12.11 for residents

2015 tax rate falls to $12.11 for residents

Taxable property in the city in FY 2015 exceeds $100 billion in value for the first time in its history, and tax-exempt property totals an additional $41.5 billion of valuation, according to data from the state Department of Revenue. Increases in residential, commercial and industrial property values from last year have allowed the city to set lower tax rates for both residents and... Read Full Story

Fireworks, ice sculptures, shows to welcome 2015

Fireworks, ice sculptures, shows to welcome 2015

The country’s oldest and largest New Year’s Eve arts festival, founded in Boston 38 years ago, promises to be a wonderful event, with entertainment designed to appeal to all ages. A festival of art, music, dance, ice sculpture and other activities has been scheduled throughout the city; outdoor events are free, and access to indoor venues are with a First Night Boston 2015 button. These... Read Full Story

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Stay Cool for Next to Nothing: Power Down the AC on National Ceiling Fan Day

Stay Cool for Next to Nothing: Power Down the AC on National Ceiling Fan Day

(NewsUSA) – The kids are back in school, football season is starting and fall is around the corner, which means it is time to turn down the air conditioner and rely a little more on your ceiling fan to save energy and money.
This September 18 marks th…


Every Room Tells a Story if You Set the Stage

Every Room Tells a Story if You Set the Stage

(NewsUSA) – Remember the last time you walked into a professionally designed home and marveled at its beauty? Chances are, the designer carefully planned the interior finishings — like crown mouldings and interior doors. While trim and doors have a ma…



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Four Seasons complex to break ground

Klieg lights will shoot high-powered beams of light into the evening sky at 6 p.m. Wednesday night to signify the height of the new Four Seasons luxury hotel and residences that will be built at One Dalton Street, between the Christian Science Plaza and the Prudential Center. The event will mark the formal groundbreaking ceremony for the 61-story hotel and residences, which also will become the city’s tallest building at 699 feet. Harry Cobb of Pei Cobb and Freed, who designed the John Hancock tower in the early 1970s, and Gary Johnson of Cambridge 7 Associates are the architects for the... Read Full Blog Post

New sleek South Boston condos to be ready in September

New Boston Ventures, a premier real estate development firm for the past 25 years, will create 10 luxury condominiums in two new “sister” mansions at 945 East Broadway in City Point. The property sits on nearly two-thirds of an acre and overlooks Pleasure Bay. The award-winning architectural firm of Finegold Alexander & Associates designed the complex, which will be marketed by SellBoston LLC, an affiliate of the Bushari Real Estate Group, comprising James Marsden and Michelle Hediger. The project is expected to be completed by September. The development will feature six duplexes and... Read Full Blog Post