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Boston is building a record amount of housing, much of it affordable.








7/7/2015 12:23:42 PM

The stars of A&E’s “Flipping Boston” are selling a newly renovated South End home for $2.79 million.








7/7/2015 11:30:02 AM

The Fort Point/Seaport neighborhoods used to be the industrial center of the city, thanks to the Boston Wharf Company.








7/7/2015 7:28:06 AM

All those new luxury rental towers and shiny new suburban apartment buildings may finally be starting to slow down Greater Boston’s runaway rents.








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7/6/2015 2:07:19 PM

The neighborhoods are primed to be “transit-oriented” hubs for middle-income housing, according to the Boston Redevelopment Authority and Mayor Marty Walsh.








7/6/2015 1:59:43 PM

There are currently 39 development projects in the planning or approval stage, under construction, or recently constructed in South Boston, according to the Boston Redevelopment Authority.








7/6/2015 10:16:14 AM

13 Louisburg Square, in Beacon Hill, last changed hands in 1990.








7/6/2015 7:39:29 AM

The home once featured a plain red brick facade but now has a flattering whitewash exterior and elegant updates inside.








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Wall Street Journal Buying & Selling


WSJ.com: Buying & Selling

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.

11/28/2014 1:35:06 AM

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.

8/27/2014 12:32:10 AM

Rents for residential units are rising amid sluggish demand for office space, flipping the traditional economic relationship between residential and commercial real estate.

5/16/2014 3:12:19 PM

Blackstone Group is preparing to sell its La Quinta hotel chain, valuing the limited-service hotel operator at about $4.5 billion, including debt.

9/21/2013 8:59:46 AM

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.

5/6/2014 10:12:10 PM

Wall Street Journal Real Estate


WSJ.com: Real Estate

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.

6/11/2015 12:34:29 AM

From his Pine Island, Fla., home, novelist Randy Wayne White writes amid the mementos of his life as an outdoorsman, adventurer and globe trotter.

5/21/2015 12:35:15 AM

Enron, Tyco, WorldCom, Madoff. A look at the mansions built or bought with corporate fraud. (Remember the $6,000 shower curtain?)

5/15/2015 12:32:44 AM

Known as “Gemini,” the nearly 16-acre estate south of Palm Beach is one of the highest priced listings in the country

5/15/2015 12:33:06 AM

A creative director crafts a San Francisco home dedicated to daring, whimsy and fun.

5/15/2015 12:35:01 AM

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