Articles Posted in the " housing " Category

  • No immediate plans to build near Gillette Stadium

    The Kraft Group is considering building an apartment building near the Gillette Stadium, reports the Boston Herald. However, the town planner of Foxboro said current zoning laws will not accommodate one-acre lots with single-family homes. The town planner Sharon Wason told the newspaper, “They’ve got to change the rules somehow so they can build apartments.” […]

  • Foreclosure rate down in the Bay State

    Foreclosure activity in the state of Massachusetts continued to fall this quarter—signaling further economic recovery for the Bay State. The number of foreclosures in Massachusetts has remained under 1,000 for the fourth consecutive month, while petitions signaling the first step of a foreclosure have decreased by 38% year over year. 856 petitions were filed this […]

  • Sales of single-family homes in Massachusetts up 21%

    Sales of single-family homes in Massachusetts up 21%

    Good news for the Massachusetts housing market—sales of single-family homes increase by an astonishing 21% in October compared to last year’s figures. Furthermore, the Massachusetts Association of Realtors reported that October was the 16th consecutive month where sales were higher than during the same month in the previous year. In addition, the group also reported […]