A Quick Tour: Boston, MA

Originally posted on Life Travel Soul:
Hi everyone! My husband and I joined a one-day bus trip to Boston, Massachusetts. Our bus left Albany, NY at 7 am and arrived at 10 am in Boston. We only have 9 hours to explore the city, so we planned to visit Quincy Market/Faneuil Hall and the must-see…

11th Annual Boston GreenFest

Boston GreenFest is excited to bring you this wonderful free three-day festival at Boston City Hall Plaza and Faneuil Hall.  Come share ideas and celebrate with us as we  transform the plaza into a fun interactive community space . via 11th Annual Boston GreenFest FRIDAY-SUNDAY, AUGUST 3-5, 2018 – BOSTON CITY HALL PLAZA & FANEUIL…

Two good reasons to sell your property right now

Have you ever wish you knew something then what you know now? What would happen if you missed an opportunity that could cost you for years? If you have asked yourself the questions above and you own property, continue reading! ? Reason No. 1: Sellers’ Market As an owner of a property. It is quite relevant…

Bill Forry – Dot Day: When the world passes by along Dot Ave.

This will be the first time in a number of years that I’ll get a chance to actually watch the Dorchester Day Parade. For the last dozen or so years, I’ve been a participant, marching with my wife, Linda, and our kids. Now that she has left the political stage, she won’t be running up…

So You Want to Live in Dorchester – Boston Magazine

by MADELINE BILIS· 5/22/2018, 1:00 p.m. Dorchester is a cultural and architectural melting pot, with rich history and excellent restaurants sprinkled in. At six square miles, Dorchester is also Boston’s largest neighborhood. It’s divided into more than a dozen pocket neighborhoods, each with its own distinct personality. (Count ’em: Uphams Corner, Savin Hill, Fields Corner, Jones Hill, Codman…

Five Simple Steps of purchasing of a Home

Buying a home at a glance can appear overwhelming. From the financial commitment, to the buying process and the moving process, the list can go on and vary from person to person. However, on the other side, homeownership can be very, very rewarding. There is nothing like owning your own space and really making it…

Memorial Day 2018

Although there is no large Memorial Day parade in Boston proper, the planting of the Garden of Flags around the Soldiers and Sailors Monument on the Common is as moving and as proper a ceremony as any to be found. Volunteers begin planting more than 37,000 flags honoring the fallen at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 23. The reading…

DESTINATIONS

Neponset River Greenway by NELL PORTER BROWN Neponset River Greenwayhttp://www.masspaths.net/neponset/nepmap.pdf AT BOSTON’S Pope John Paul II Park, in Dorchester, cyclists can hop on the Neponset River Greenway to enjoy scenery—from beaches and marshlands to parks and old industrial sites—and to explore neighborhoods that are rich with historic legacies and cultural diversity. “The goal was to build the greenway as…

Shopping for a home?

Shopping for a home? It will take a lot longer than you think because home prices are overheating Diana Olick | @DianaOlick Two-thirds of buyers are shopping for more than three months before signing a deal, according to a new survey from the National Association of Home Builders. Home prices have been rising at a fast…

The “My Dorchester House Will Sell Itself”

You might think that when your house is in terrific shape, that’s all you need to guarantee a quick, successful sale. For Sale By Owner Source: The “My Dorchester House Will Sell Itself” You might think that when your house is in terrific shape, that’s all you need to guarantee a quick, successful sale. Just…

Neighborhood Restaurant sold.

Ester restaurant sold via Ester restaurant sold to new owners; will close Feb. 11 for renovations | Dorchester Reporter “A popular Lower Mills restaurant has been sold and will close later in February for what will likely be at least two months of renovations.” Read the full story Dorchester Report