Education First is looking to build a 300,000-square-foot facility on state-owned land in Cambridge, and add 400 jobs at the site, expanding its Cambridge North American headquarters, State House News Service reports.
The company, a privately held education services provider, already employs 650 in East Cambridge, along with thousands of others in 50 countries. Its proposed new building in Cambridge,... [Read more...]
The month of February ended with a total of 23 condominiums being sold with a total market value of $11,202,400 changing hands between buyers and sellers. The lowest sale was $247,000 at 764 Cambridge Street, #7 and the highest sale was $3,450,000 at 993 Memorial Drive, #603. The average sales price was $487,061 which was 93% lower than the average original price of $526,970 with an average... [Read more...]
Last week ended with a total of 8 condominiums being sold with a total market value of $3,955,900 changing hands between buyers and sellers. The lowest sale was $357,000 at 850 Mass. Ave., #7 and the highest sale was $1,035,000 at 993 Memorial Drive, #603. The average sales price was $494,488 which was 94% lower than the average original price of $537,188 with an average days on market of... [Read more...]
The Cambridge real estate market was off to a fantastic start in 2011! The month of January ended with a total of 30 condominiums being sold with a total market value of $17,120,900 changing hands between buyers and sellers. The lowest sale was $209,500 at 16 Chauncy Street, #14 and the highest sale was $3,450,000 at 975 Memorial Drive, #PH 1105. The average sales price was $570,697 which was... [Read more...]
It’s tax time in Cambridge! The city of Cambridge raised the property taxes to $8.16, a 9% increase from last year! If you’re a home-owner in Cambridge, you probably received a letter from the Cambridge tax collector’s office asking for the first payment (out of two) for Fiscal Year 2011. A “fiscal year” is usually used for tax purposes. In Cambridge, Fiscal Year 2011 begins on November... [Read more...]
A real estate investment fund co-managed by former Los Angeles Lakers superstar Earvin “Magic” Johnson’s company said that it is partnering with two other firms to move forward with the stalled NorthPoint mixed-use development in Cambridge.
Canyon-Johnson Urban Funds, said it will work with HYM Investment Group, LLC, of Boston and Atlas Capital Group in New York to develop the 44-acre... [Read more...]
As bridges go, the Craigie is not much to look at. From the roadway, it scarcely seems a bridge at all, just a long, flat stretch of pavement in the shadow of the Lechmere Viaduct. But as an artery between Boston and Cambridge, it is vital, carrying nearly 25,000 cars in each direction every day — almost twice as many as the grander Longfellow Bridge half a mile up the Charles River.
Starting tomorrow,... [Read more...]
This spectacular condo on the 21st floor features the ultimate in modern luxury. The expansive kitchen offers high-end, stainless steel appliances, custom lighting and a sparkling Silestone breakfast bar. The home also features tiger wood floors throughout, a custom walk-in closet, floor-to-ceiling windows, a private terrace, unmatched privacy, surround sound and garage parking. Building amenities... [Read more...]
Spectacular 3 bed, 3 bath corner unit with breath taking views of the Charles River and Boston skyline. No detail overlooked! Custom Italian kitchen, granite counter tops, spacious island, Brazilian cherry floors, high-end appliances and marble baths are only a few of the luxurious amenities of this home. The unit also features a laundry room, private terrace, deeded storage and 2 garage parking spaces.... [Read more...]
A dozen former and current MIT and Harvard University professors have won a suit against a developer who promised them units in a Cambridge luxury development.
The professors filed suit in April 2009, claiming the developer, a joint venture of Equity Residential and Extell Development Corp., did not follow through on an agreement under which the professors would purchase units the development, called... [Read more...]
This modern 2 bedroom, 2 bath unit at the luxury Regatta Riverview Residences features sparkling hardwood floors and a private terrace overlooking breathtaking views of the Charles river, Boston skyline and Zakim bridge. The open kitchen offers high-end appliances as well as granite floors, counter tops and breakfast bar. Walk-in closet, in-unit washer/dryer and garage parking. Building amenities... [Read more...]
Bushari Group Real Estate is proud to introduce this spectacular home now available for purchase. Enjoy spectacular Charles River and Boston skyline views from every window of this 1,730 square foot home. This sun-filled, corner residence on the 17th floor offers Southern and Eastern exposures, 2 bedrooms, a large study, and 2 full baths. The spacious kitchen opens into the the living and dining area,... [Read more...]
GREAT DEAL AT REGATTA RIVERVIEW RESIDENCES!!! AMAZING ZAKIM BRIDGE VIEWS FROM THIS CORNER 2 BEDROOMS 2 BATHROOMS UNIT.
Beautiful, corner unit overlooking the Zakim Bridge! Luxury two bedroom,two full bath unit. This complex offers many amenities, including; swimming pool, exercise room, business center, club room, theater, 24/7 concierge and valet parking. Great deal at this price and ready... [Read more...]
This stunningly renovated 2 bedroom, 2 bath home overlooking the new North Point Park features hardwood floors throughout, luxurious marble baths and granite kitchen counters. Enjoy a quick bite at the breakfast bar and plenty of storage in the master bedroom’s walk-in closet. Amenities include 24-hour concierge, security, garage parking, fitness center, business center, lap pool, Jacuzzi-spa,... [Read more...]
The state’s highest court has sided with the state Department of Environmental Protection and rejected a bid to invalidate permits at NorthPoint, a Cambridge mega-project at the center of a lengthy legal battle.
In a decision today, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court backed the Legislature’s 2007 tidelands bill to issue exemptions from certain waterfront licensing regulations.
The... [Read more...]