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Live Near The Stars! See where famous Boston movies were filmed (or find a place to live nearby)

It is finally awards season—that time of year when critics’ circles, the press, and filmmakers shamelessly shower each other with praise over the films released throughout the past year. Boston has been showcased in its fair share of movies in this generation spanning all types of genres, including a handful in 2012.  Many of these Continue Reading →

Neighborhood Spotlight: Beacon Hill

Beacon Hill is my favorite neighborhood in Boston. It is enchanting, to say the least. Claiming the crown as the first neighborhood in Boston, where the first settler resided in the 1600’s, reassures its residents that Beacon Hill is full of rich history. Straddling the Boston Common – and just steps from the Financial District, Back Continue Reading →

What’s REALLY going on down the street from that home I want to buy (or rent)?

Boston construction project

When searching for their next home or apartment, many people concentrate just on the residence they’re looking to move into and often overlook other features of the neighborhood that may matter. Sure, people generally want to have access to reliable transportation, good schools, clean parks, and a nearby grocery store; but after you’ve lived in Continue Reading →