Blog :: 12-2013

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Copley Place Becoming Biggest Residential Building in Boston

What's In Store for Copley?

Simon Property Group is moving forward with plans for a 47-story tower at Copley Place that would be the largest residential building in Boston.

            They say in a new city filing today that the development would ensure the complex "maintains its status as the most attractive retail destination in Boston [...]

Sellers Real Estate Market Rush

Sellers Rush!

 

Are sellers finally rushing to cash in on all those double-digit price increases? The housing market recovery to date has been a buyer-driven affair, with sellers lounging on the sidelines, watching, waiting and

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Tom Brady Purchases Brookline Property

Did Tom Brady Buy  His Way Into Brookline?

Pine Manor College has sold 5.2 acres of property in Brookline for $4.5 million to a limited liability company with ties New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady.

        The small college in Chestnut Hill finalized the sale of a portion of its property at 400 Heath Street on May 23 to 3DBB

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Increased Real Estate Mortgage Rates

Mortgage Rates on the Rise!

            Average U.S. mortgage rates rose modestly this week, a move that makes home-buying a bit less affordable. Still, rates remain near historically low levels.

            Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Wednesday that the average rate on the 30-year loan increased to 4.29 percent from 4.22 percent last [...]