State Lawmakers Weigh Action As Housing Squeeze TightensBy nearly any measure, the Massachusetts economy is booming. Thousands of jobs are being created and unemployment is at historic lows. The flip side? Try finding a place to live that won't break the budget.
Baker: Easier Zoning Changes For Mass. Towns Would Bring Much Needed HousingShould it be easier for cities and towns to change zoning within their community? Governor Baker is backing a bill to do just that.
Lego-Like Modular Units Could Help Solve Boston Area's Affordable Housing CrisisAffordable housing is a critical issue that is going from bad to worse in many Massachusetts communities. One developer is thinking outside the box to find a solution.
Woburn Residents Fight 4-Year Construction Project Shaking, Damaging HomesThe blasting has begun in Woburn on an apartment project the city has fought for years.
New Income Restricted Property Opens In BostonQuality affordable housing is so rare in the city that The Beverly received nearly 6,000 applications for a lottery last fall.
Massachusetts Named One Of The Least Affordable States For RentersAn alarming new study finds people earning a minimum wage can’t pay for a two-bedroom apartment anywhere in America.
Turning To Adult Dorms, Libraries, Rentable Attics To Help Solve Boston Housing CrunchHigh prices, bidding wars and cash investors have made house hunting a frustrating experience for all but the very wealthy in Boston and many of the suburbs.
Leveling Neighborhoods & Outlawing Rent Control, A Look Back At Boston HousingMany housing issues the City of Boston is dealing with have been happening for decades.
'Amazon Effect' Could Increase Housing Prices In BostonAmazon and the possibility of its second headquarters coming to Boston is generating a lot of mixed reaction.
Keller @ Large: Somerville Mayor Talks Casinos, Marijuana, Affordable HousingDemocratic Somerville Mayor Joe Curtatone joined Jon Keller to discuss current events and politics on Sunday.
New Housing For Veterans Opens In South BostonA ribbon-cutting ceremony formally opened new affordable housing for veterans in South Boston Friday.
Pine Street Inn Opens New Brookline Affordable HousingHome sweet home is the new reality for 30 people in Brookline, thanks to the efforts of the Pine Street Inn.
Black Lives Matter Activists Chain Themselves To Cambridge City Hall In Housing ProtestFour Black Lives Matter protesters chained themselves to the entrance to Cambridge City Hall Wednesday morning to protest the lack of affordable housing in the city.
I-Team: Congress Moves To Evict, Raise Rents Of High-Income Families Living In Public HousingCongress has passed legislation that addresses the nationwide issue of families with six-figure incomes living in taxpayer-subsidized housing.
New Housing Agreement Aims To Keep Boston Tenants In Place By Keeping Rent LowA new Boston housing plan aims to keep rent low and tenants in place.