CRES Stats Report | Week Ending December 2, 2022 Featured

Picture from c. 1945 of the “first Hancock” being constructed at 200 Berkeley Street, now home to Deloitte.  The 26 story building designed by Cram & Ferguson was once one […]

CRES Stats Report | Week Ending November 11, 2022 Featured

The former Hotel Vendome (now condos) at 160 Comm Ave Boston was an ultra-luxury property involved in one of Boston’s most tragic fires, which caused the death of 9 firefighters […]

CRES Stats Report | Week Ending October 28, 2022 Featured

Interesting stats from the PAST 14 days: (sublease & direct – in all cases temp space excluded) from Mass Ave to the Seaport, South End to North Station.

CRES Stats Report | Week Ending October 14, 2022 Featured

The oldest surviving house in Boston isn’t Paul Revere’s House (it’s #2), it’s “Deacon Blake’s” home at 735 Columbia Road in Dorchester. The city of Boston bought it in 1895 to tear it […]

CRES Stats Report | Week Ending September 23 Featured

Did you know that the Boston Common (1634) is the oldest city park in the USA? Its now “only” 50 acres and was purchased from William Blaxton by the Massachusetts […]

CRES Stats Report | Week Ending August 26 Featured

Interesting stats from the PAST 14 days: (sublease & direct – in all cases temp space excluded) from Mass Ave to the Seaport, South End to North Station. The first quiet week […]

CRES Stats Report | Week Ending August 12 Featured

Did you know Boylston St. is named after Mr. Ward Boylston (he grew up in JP). Boylston Street was originally known as Frogg Lane! Sitting mid-block between A & B […]

CRES Stats Report | Week Ending July 29 Featured

REAL ESTATE HISTORY: The Southwest Corridor Park: In the 1950’s and 1960’s, plans were developed for a 12-lane highway between Boston and Rte. 128 (thru Hyde Park, JP, South End) and on into […]

CRES Stats Report | Week Ending July 15 Featured

REAL ESTATE HISTORY: When the Back Bay street names (going west from the Public Garden) were assigned in the mid 1800’s, a hidden codewas placed in those names.  Artistically, the names […]

CRES Stats Report | Week Ending July 2 Featured

REAL ESTATE HISTORY: One Boston Place One Boston Place (aka 201 Washington Street) is an 825ksf office building overlooking the Old State House, the original colonial state capitol building. Constructed in […]