State Approves Downtown Waterfront Municipal Harbor Plan; Chiofaro and Hook Towers Move Forward With...

After more than a year of review, state regulators have approved the city's Downtown Waterfront Municipal Harbor Plan (MHP). City officials, led by the Boston Planning...

Coldwell Banker Waterfront Grand Opening May 3

Coldwell Banker - Waterfront at 142 Commercial Street will celebrate their grand opening on Thursday, May 3 from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. See...

Greenway Business Improvement District (BID) Approved By City Council

Mayor Walsh, MassDOT, A Better City representing Greenway abutters, and the Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy announced the establishment of a Greenway Business Improvement District...

EXTINCTION EVENTS AND AIRBNB: There Goes the Neighborhood

Commentary by Thomas F. Schiavoni A recent tidal wave of short-term rentals on platforms such as Airbnb are flooding Boston's housing market and stirring up...

Baristas at the Gate! Starbucks Coffee Proposed at 198 Hanover Street

A new retail development project by Charter Realty is seeking permits to bring a Starbucks Coffee shop to 198 Hanover Street, known as the "Gateway to the...

State Rep. Michlewitz Opposes Municipal Harbor Plan in Letter to the State

State Representative Aaron Michlewitz sent an opposition letter on the Municipal Harbor Plan to the State stressing his concerns about the Harbor Garage site development. Michlewitz reiterates his...

Dock Square Garage Plan Shows Limits of Building Over Existing Parking Structure

The limits of building on top of an existing parking garage became apparent at last week's public meeting with Dock Square Garage owner, Fortis...

Petition Circulating to Oppose Municipal Harbor Plan

A waterfront residents group, Preserve Boston's Waterfront, is actively soliciting signatures on a petition to oppose the Downtown Waterfront Municipal Harbor Plan. As of...

North End / Waterfront Real Estate Sales for March 2018

These are the residential closings in the North End / Waterfront area during the month of March. $0 - $599,999 8 Garden Ct. #8: 1...

Update: Dock Square Garage Public Meeting April 5th

Update: This public meeting has been rescheduled for April 5, 2018, 6:00 p.m. at Boston City Hall, 9th Floor, BPDA Board Room. The Boston Planning...

Rep. Michlewitz: Passed House Bill on Short-Term Rentals (AirBnb) Brings Safety, Transparency and Revenue

The Massachusetts House passed a long-debated bill on short-term rentals (AirBnb, etc.) last Thursday. The North End's State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz was the lead...

Parcel 9 – Haymarket Hotel Project Team Presents Height Change From 65.0 to 69.5...

On Monday, March 19, the Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) hosted a public meeting at City Hall to discuss the Parcel 9 –...