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Mass. Gov. Weighing Obama Request To Shelter Some Unaccompanied Illegal Immigrant Children

Gov. Deval Patrick says he is weighing a request by the Obama administration about whether Massachusetts could agree to shelter some of the unaccompanied children crossing the nation’s southern border illegally.

07/16/2014

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Pick A Pocket Or Two: February Real Estate Recap

Due to frigid conditions in much of the nation, February’s real estate wrap-up required boots and a shovel, as well as deeper pockets.

03/01/2014

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Massachusetts Single-Family Home Sales Highest For January Since 2007

Single-family home sales in Massachusetts last month were the highest for January since 2007 and median prices jumped by double-digit percentages since January 2013.

02/25/2014

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Future Of Boston: Expensive Housing Market Puts Squeeze On Workers

Boston is world renown for innovation, education and hard-working people. But the city and region are still facing some big challenges. For many families, finding an affordable place to live is a struggle, whether buying or renting.

02/09/2014

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Single-Family Home Sales On Rise In Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Association of Realtors says the number of single-family homes sold in the state in January jumped almost 16 percent when compared to the year-ago month, the 19th consecutive month of year-over year increases.

02/26/2013

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Gov. Patrick Proposes Reform To Public Housing Authorities

Local officials with clean records are promising major political pushback.

01/10/2013

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Cost Of Renting A Home On The Rise

Why are rents in Massachusetts so high?

08/15/2012

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Report: Mass. Home Sales Hit 2-Year High In May

Sales of single-family homes in Massachusetts climbed to a nearly two-year high last month while prices continued to moderate, according to a new report released Tuesday.

06/26/2012

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Slight Improvement In Mass. Housing Market

Two organizations that track the Massachusetts housing market say a slow but steady recovery continues.

12/21/2011

Sixteen homeless veterans have a new place to call home in Boston.

Boston Celebrates New Housing For Homeless Veterans

Sixty percent of Boston’s homeless adults are veterans. Sixteen of them now have a new place to call home.

11/12/2011

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