Category: Boston Real Estate
Any conversation about real estate must, by its very nature, account for the status of the banks issuing the mortgages and setting mortgage standards. And any conversation about banks must likewise account for the big players: the heavyweights of the finance industry. Which brings us to Chase. J.P. Morgan Chase isn’t just the #1 largest […]
We’re now a little over six weeks since Governor Charlie Baker issued Massachusetts’ stay at home order. The negative impact of coronavirus on the local economy is undeniable. Prior to COVID-19, Boston’s housing market witnessed unprecedented real estate growth. People now wonder, how will the current apartment market fair in the face of this pandemic?
Life with the coronavirus has certainly brought its share of changes: but it’s not just the adults who suddenly find ourselves at home. With schools closed all over the nation, our kids find themselves likewise trying to adapt to a remote classroom, as well as being told they can or can’t do many of the […]
Before we go any deeper into this topic, it’s worth pointing out that compared to the danger this pandemic presents, any difficulties in navigating our business are 100% a secondary concern. With people’s lives and health on the line, we all need to do our part, end of story.
Spring is in the air… but so is uncertainty. The spread of COVID-19 has meant big changes for most Bostonians: instead of packing into Fenway Park, we’re self-isolating. Instead of enjoying the weather at our favorite restaurants, we’re becoming intimately acquainted with whether we actually know how to cook or not.
We’ve all heard the old saying, “renting is throwing money away.” And on the surface, that makes a lot of sense. Many a long-time renter has longingly gazed at their home- owning friends building equity, and wondered if they were making a mistake. Many well-intentioned friends or relatives have advised us to buy a home […]
The city of Boston has seen explosive growth over the last decade. Being a hub for the: finance, high-tech, insurance, bio-tech and higher education has positioned Boston as one of the major epicenters for the US economy in the North East.
With its consistently rapid growth in recent years, is Boston real estate still a good investment today? Or is it time to look elsewhere? Have we reached the top? This article seeks to dig into the fundamentals of whether or not now is the time to invest in Boston Real Estate.