Boston’s Condo Market

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Is Boston’s condo market slowing? Agents weigh in       Our founder, Josh Stephens, was featured in Boston Agent Magazine to discuss the current condo market in Boston.  The Greater Boston Association of Realtors says that condos sales fell 4% and prices were down 5.8% in April of last year.   Other realtors weighed in on the data points …

A Seller’s Home Inspection Checklist

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Home inspections can be intimidating, so we put together a list of the top things to check as a seller before the official home inspection. Windows and screens Peeling paint Siding/trim Deck Fences Drainage Gutters The roof AC Garage door Any cracks in drywall Showers and/or tubs Water heater Fans Lightbulbs Electrical Plumbing Toilets Safety detectors Stairs Appliances   For …

15 Reasons Why We Love Living in Boston

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The walk-ability Boston is a small city. You can travel by foot across the city in a matter of a couple hours. The Charles River Speaking of walking, the Charles River is a great way to explore nature’s side of Boston and Cambridge. Take your dog or grab your kids for a stroll this summer. Museums Boston is full of …

The Best Rooftop Pools in Boston

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With all the rain in Boston, it may not seem like summer is coming, but June is right around the corner. Here are all the pools you can sip a cocktail at in the city without staying overnight in a hotel.   Hotel Indigo 399 Grove St. Newton, MA   Colonnade Boston Hotel 120 Huntington Ave Boston, MA   Revere …

Federal Realty Investment Trust Brings Bees to Boston

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Federal Realty Investment Trust, the developers of Assembly Row in Somerville, are partnering with The Best Bees Company to bring local honey to the Boston and NY areas. To maximize the use of rooftops and open spaces, The Row Hotel in Assembly will host 2 protected beehives, while Linden Square in Wellesley will include the honey on the menus at …

Mother’s Day Brunches in Boston

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Treat your family to a three-course meal or an a la carte feast this Mother’s Day. From art exhibits to jazz music to oysters, Boston offers something for every taste. ArtBar Several course meal with art and a view. Location: 40 Edwin Land Boulevard Cambridge, MA Time: 11:30 am – 3 pm Price: $38/person and $12 for kids under 12   …

Tips For Finding The Right Real Estate Agent

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Finding the right real estate agent can be a challenge, especially if you’re new to an area. We’ve put together our top tips for finding the right agent. 1. Ask around. Ask your friends, family members and coworkers who they’ve worked with in the past. What worked for them and what didn’t? 2. Search the top real estate offices in …

Read on the Road: Famed Moments of the Boston Marathon

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Monday marks the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon. This year, the Moving Greater Boston team is volunteering on behalf of the American Liver Foundation in Copley. We’ve put together a digestible list of some of the greatest marathon moments in history that you can read between Hopkington and Copley.       Historical Moments of The Boston Marathon   …

Beacon Hill Neighborhood Guide

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Beacon Hill is the perfect neighborhood to explore with family and friends. From restaurants to workout spots, Beacon Hill has everything to offer to the city dweller. In between exploring the beautiful brick homes and walking uphill towards the State House, stop by these top shops and destinations for a timeless Boston experience.     Restaurants     Figs – 42 …

5 Spots to Brunch in Boston

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Spring and summer in Boston aren’t complete without brunch. We’ve put together some of the best brunch spots in the city that are located close to shops and other attractions.   Stephanie’s on Newbury Perfect for weekend brunch and monkey bread. And grapefruit mimosas. Loco Mexican style brunch in South Boston that takes patatas bravas and queso to another level. …