Lebanon, New Hampshire (Photo credit City of Lebanon/Facebook)

New Hampshire City Named ‘Best Small Town’ In America

Eight other New England communities made the Top 100 in a new ranking.


(WBZ-TV File)

Hot Real Estate Market Causes Unexpected Glitch For Buyers, Sellers

The real estate market in the Boston area has been crazy lately and that’s adding up to trouble for both buyers and sellers.


Flooding, Disaster

FEMA Program Expected To Buy Homes From Irene Flooding Victims

Dozens of people who had their homes damaged or destroyed by flooding from Tropical Storm Irene are expected to apply for a federal program to buy their homes from them.


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Milford Home Appraisal Firm Is Target Of Federal Lawsuit

TCF National Bank is suing a Massachusetts firm it hired to appraise nearly 3,000 homes. In a federal lawsuit filed in Minneapolis, TCF alleges Market Intelligence Inc. of Milford, Mass., improperly inflated the value of the residential properties the bank was financing. One of the services Market Intelligence provided was a field assessment, or a drive-by inspection.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/24/2011

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String Of Home Burglaries Has Haverhill Residents on Alert

Police in Haverhill are encouraging residents to be vigilant after a recent rash of break-ins in one neighborhood.


Report: 1 In 5 Massachusetts Homeowners Underwater With Their Mortgages

Thousands of Bay State homeowners are underwater with their mortgages, but they are still faring better than many other states.


Homes were being moved from the top of a steep hill in Saugus on Tuesday.

Saugus Homes Built Near Faulty Retaining Wall Being Moved

Four huge new homes in Saugus are almost ready to be jacked up, and moved away from the sheer hillside where they were built several years ago. But residents on the street below are still nervous.


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Report: Mass. Foreclosures Up 32 Percent In 2010

The number of completed foreclosures in Massachusetts increased 32 percent in 2010 compared with the previous year, and an expert is sounding a cautious tone for the year ahead.


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The State Of The Housing Market In Massachusetts.

In part 1 Barry Bluestone, Dean, School of Public Policy at Northeastern University discusses the state of the housing market in Massachusetts.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/17/2010

(credit: WBZ) Reporter John Spence discusses The Tax Credit Extension.

In part 2 John Spence, Reporter from discusses the tax credit extension.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/17/2010