Pandemic Causing Families to Shun Nursing Homes A recent report in the Wall Street Journal (reposted on Realtor.com) says Covid-19 is spurring families to shun nursing homes, which they say could be a long-lasting market shift. Reportedly, relatives are turning to home care due to fears of infection and additional isolation. The WSJ says that
Our picks: Top 10 Homes of the Week in 2020 From contemporaries that make open floor plans look cozy yet stylish to traditional homes that give you room to roam. | realestate.boston.com The post Our picks: Top 10 Homes of the Week in 2020 appeared first on Boston.com Real Estate.
The top celebrity homes on the market in 2020 From the seaside mansions of two James Bonds to the Calif. estates of billboard chart-toppers, these homes piqued our interest. | realestate.boston.com The post The top celebrity homes on the market in 2020 appeared first on Boston.com Real Estate.
Slab Foundations Becoming More Common in New Single-Family Homes According to recent analysis from the NAHB’s Survey of Construction, 63.2% of all new single-family homes started in 2019 were built on slab foundations, followed by 22.6% with a full/partial basement and 13.0% with a crawl space. Interestingly, the NAHB says the gap between slab and
Recent homes sales in Boston and Cambridge (Dec. 9) ROXBURY One-family Colonial, built in 1905, 2,088 square feet, 9 rooms, 5 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, on 2,540-square-foot lot. $ 515,000 | realestate.boston.com The post Recent homes sales in Boston and Cambridge (Dec. 9) appeared first on Boston.com Real Estate.