If you like having neighbors, “pocket neighborhoods” may be your thing.
The furniture on the side of the road is free, but is the risk of bed bugs worth it? This is what officials at Boston’s Inspectional Services Department want residents to ask themselves during the infamous September 1st move-in week.
Restoration Resources in Boston’s South End is an antique architectural salvage store where you can buy pieces from the past to augment your modern décor.
The arrival of thousands of students and young professionals will mean Boston’s streets are going to be more than a little chaotic during the September 1 move.
We spoke with Amy Chenette, a repurposer at Furnichicks, a coop for furniture restorers, about what you can do with that “trash” you find on the streets during Allston Christmas.
Here’s a guide to understanding the phenomenon of Allston Christmas, the day half of Boston moves and the other half finds new decor for their homes.
For many in Boston, it is moving season, meaning sweaty hours of walking up seemingly endless staircases, carrying furniture you wish you never bought.
We’ve collected the heights of bridges around Storrow Drive and the heights of several moving trucks. Read this and don’t get Storrowed.
Wherever houses are haunted by misfortune, Teru Oshima wants to hear about it. He built one of Japan’s most popular real-estate websites by mapping properties with histories of ghastly events.
David Simon's plan to build a retail real-estate empire in Europe similar to the one his family built in the U.S. took a big step with the planned merger between France's Klépierre and Dutch rival Corio.
Rents for residential units are rising amid sluggish demand for office space, flipping the traditional economic relationship between residential and commercial real estate.
Blackstone Group is preparing to sell its La Quinta hotel chain, valuing the limited-service hotel operator at about $4.5 billion, including debt.
China's central bank said it would strengthen its monitoring of default risk from loans to the property sector, local government financing companies and industries struggling with overcapacity.
This luxury period-style home on more than 50,000 square feet of land has a national park out the back door and is just a 90-minute drive from Sydney.
From his Pine Island, Fla., home, novelist Randy Wayne White writes amid the mementos of his life as an outdoorsman, adventurer and globe trotter.
Enron, Tyco, WorldCom, Madoff. A look at the mansions built or bought with corporate fraud. (Remember the $6,000 shower curtain?)
Known as “Gemini,” the nearly 16-acre estate south of Palm Beach is one of the highest priced listings in the country
A creative director crafts a San Francisco home dedicated to daring, whimsy and fun.