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2015 Boston Luxury Real Estate Wrap Up

2015 Boston Luxury Real Estate Wrap Up

2015 was another banner year in Boston’s core luxury neighborhoods – Back Bay, South End and Beacon Hill.

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2016 – What’s coming?

2016 – What’s coming?

In late 2016, Millennium Tower will open to residents ready to occupy 442 condo units spanning 60 vertical floors on Franklin Street in the midst of Downtown Crossing.

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2016 Year End Market Recap with Pricing Averages and Data visualizations

2016 Year End Market Recap with Pricing Averages and Data visualizations

It was another strong year for Boston luxury real estate in 2016. Here are our year end pricing statistics for the core neighborhoods that we focus on in downtown Boston.

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2017 Boston Luxury Real Estate Market Forecast

2017 Boston Luxury Real Estate Market Forecast

The talk of the town (and the nation) as we closed 2016 centered around the second time in the last decade in which the Federal Reserve raised the short term, inter-bank interest rate. Wh...

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COGnition Market Update

COGnition Market Update

We hope you’ve been able to shake off the summer dust and feel refreshed as we push deeper into a new academic year in Boston. The fall is traditionally a good time for us to stop and “sm...

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Five Qualities to Look for in a Luxury Real Estate Agent

Five Qualities to Look for in a Luxury Real Estate Agent

Whether you’re looking to rent or to own, one of the most important decisions you’ll make along the way is the person you’ll select as your real estate agent. Take some time to vet the lu...

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In real estate, “Acute” Statistics are Meaningful Statistics - preview of year end market data

In real estate, “Acute” Statistics are Meaningful Statistics - preview of year end market data

The residential real estate market is often subject to sweeping, market wide (even state, regional or national) statistics that can be very misleading for local markets. Not to say that b...

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Inferno

Inferno

It's hard to say exactly what's going on right now in the South End but suffice to say it is HOT. As we closed out 2016, signs were suggesting that 2017 might be a year when pricing and d...

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With 6 Weeks left in the Year, Here’s Where Boston’s Real Estate Market Stands

With 6 Weeks left in the Year, Here’s Where Boston’s Real Estate Market Stands

We ran some data across our core markets this week to see where we stand as we enter the last 6 weeks of 2016. The industry uses a so-called “Inventory” statistic to differentiate between...

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