Boston Neighborhood Tops List Of USA's Most Expensive ZIP Codes For RentersIt costs more than $5,000 a month to rent a one-bedroom there.
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.
Boston Area Lands On List Of Places Where Middle Class Can No Longer Afford HomesThe middle class is being priced out of the Boston area, according to a new report.
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.
Introducing Boston Next: The Evolution Of Our CityDuring the month of May, WBZ takes an in-depth look at the past, present, and future of Boston. Issues range from Transportation, Politics, Technology, Security, Housing, Climate and Race Relations.
New State Mortgage Program Requires No Down PaymentMassHousing announced a new program that would cover up to 3 percent of a down payment for cash-strapped first-time buyers.
Low-Income Workers May Get To Own A Home With New Program In WorcesterA new home ownership program designed to help those on federal assistance get into the housing market starts this spring in Worcester and it’s expected to go nationwide.
Are You Over The Hill: HousingWhere are you going to live when you retire?
Harvard Study: Nearly 40 Percent Of Americans Rent Their HomesNearly 40 percent of all Americans are renting their homes. That's the highest share in half a century.
What You Need To Know When You Are Somebody’s Adult ChildAs the adult child you may someday have to reverse roles with your parents!
Mass. Gov. Weighing Obama Request To Shelter Some Unaccompanied Illegal Immigrant ChildrenGov. 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.
Pick A Pocket Or Two: February Real Estate RecapDue to frigid conditions in much of the nation, February's real estate wrap-up required boots and a shovel, as well as deeper pockets.
Massachusetts Single-Family Home Sales Highest For January Since 2007Single-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.
Future Of Boston: Expensive Housing Market Puts Squeeze On WorkersBoston 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.