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Dudley Square development ideas include housing aimed at Boston teachers

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5 Jamaica Plain open houses this weekend under $900,000

Most run to more than 1,000 square feet too. Besides, they’re all located within Boston’s greenest neighborhood. Yay, spring.

The city dweller’s guide to gardening

To help city or apartment dwellers with little to no outdoor space, we’ve compiled the best products for gardening in small spaces.

TD Garden: The ultimate guide to the home of the Bruins and the Celtics

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The best things to do in Boston right now

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The best small cities and towns to visit in Western Mass.

Whether you’re an outdoors enthusiast, a history fiend, or an arts aficionado, there’s a locale for you—and only two hours and change from Boston.

Tweaked Back Bay townhouse with 16 rooms, one loggia on sale for $600,000 off now

The eight-fireplace spread includes six elevator-connected floors of living space.

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Big reveal: A recently converted two-bedroom condo in Brighton

A lot of readers guessed the price of this 912-square-footer—did you?

Townhouse vs. condo prices in downtown Boston

Half of the area’s townhouses now cost $1.35M and up, a new report says. Meanwhile, the price per square foot for townhouses trails the average for condos.

It’s gotten safer to walk, bike, and drive Boston’s streets, but work remains, group says

The number of fatalities is down sharply since 2016, but crashes involving an emergency response are common.

Downtown Boston condo prices and sales decline in first quarter of 2019: Report

The median sales price now stands at $810,000 and the average at $1,126,556.

Beacon Hill townhouse dating from 1830 comes with six fireplaces

The West Cedar Street spread includes a garden too—and a nearly $6 million tag.

8 T stops likely to see a lot more riders soon

Major new developments near these stations are expected to drive the bounces in ridership. Is the system ready?

Here’s how much space tenants can comfortably rent earning Boston’s median income for renter households

Anything bigger and tenants risk becoming rent-burdened.

The future is coming—at 11 miles per hour

Autonomous shuttle companies want to fill the first-mile, last-mile gaps in public transportation.

What $3,500 a month rents around Boston now

Curbed Comparisons is a regular column that explores what one can rent or buy for a set dollar amount in the Boston area.

How global cities are going green

8 policies U.S. cities can follow to help cut emissions.

Modern house in Cambridge with ‘treetop suite’ on sale for $2M-plus

The capacious, sleek spread also includes four and a half bathrooms and the potential for four bedrooms.

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10 great hiking options in and around Boston, mapped

These options run from the ruggedly bucolic to the mildly urban. The best part? Many are reachable via public transit.

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Boston’s 11 best waterfront parks, mapped

These include large swaths of national parkland, quiet(ish) alcoves amid the urban bustle, and expanses chock-a-block full of sports facilities.

3 large Boston parks slated for improvements

The upgrades to Boston Common, Franklin Park, and Moakley Park are intended in part to make the greenswards more resilient.

Downtown Boston loft with two levels and a wine room drops for $3.4M

The Beach Street condo also includes four full bathrooms and a chef’s kitchen.

A 1950s tract house turned eclectic, colorful sanctuary

A journalist from Mississippi and a photographer from Brooklyn spend four decades making a Santa Barbara tract house their home.

A running list of the Seaport District’s recent changes

Is the South Boston enclave finally becoming a real neighborhood? Ongoing arrivals suggest the answer is yes.

Roxbury’s Tremont Crossing expected to break ground this summer

The site work would cap a long, long wait for the parcel. The latest plans for the 7.5-acre parcel include 700-plus apartments.

How much for a recently converted two-bedroom condo in Brighton?

The price includes two off-street parking spaces. What say you re: that price? Take a look and then take your best guess.

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Boston Revolutionary War monuments: 11 key ones, mapped

No other region in the nation has quite the connection to the American Revolution as does Boston and its environs. Happy Patriots’ Day.

Big reveal: The rent on a newly built one-bedroom near Dorchester’s Ashmont T stop

One-third of readers nailed this one—did you?

Boston’s first independent student dorm would open in Fenway under advancing plans

British firm Scape hopes the Boylston Street location is the first of at least a few in Boston.

Micromobility in the Boston area: A guide

Electric bikes, electric scooters, and bike-shares abound now in the Boston region. Here’s a running breakdown of what’s available and where.

North End loft with balcony and wood-burning fireplace potential drops for $825K

The Lewis Wharf spread comes with plenty of brick and beam too.

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George Washington in the Boston area, mapped

The capo di tutti capi of Founding Fathers spent a considerable amount of time in the Boston area in the mid-1770s and then again in 1789.

New rules don’t seem to be bringing Boston many short-term rental applications

The city has received 150 applications since new rules for the likes of Airbnb took effect January 1.

Way Day 2019 is here: Best sales to shop now

Dates, deals, and tips on how to score up to 80 percent off furniture and decor during Wayfair’s annual sale.

Bulfinch Crossing construction continues with demolition work for One Congress office tower

The residential portion of the 2.9 million-square-foot complex is going up as well. Both towers will be among the tallest new ones in Boston.

What $825,000 buys around Boston now

Curbed Comparisons is a regular column that explores what one can rent or buy for a set amount. Is one woman’s studio another woman’s townhouse? Let’s find out!

Cambridge bike-network ordinance first of its kind nationwide

Boston’s neighbor mandates miles of permanent, protected bike lanes connecting major parts of the city.

Massachusetts somehow best state for millennials: Report

America’s largest living generation can apparently live it up in the commonwealth—despite the housing costs, the congestion, and sundry other expenses.

How civic tech can steer development and create smarter cities

Civic-minded techies are finding ways to digitize, demystify, and improve local government.

Is this building in the South End or Roxbury?

The Hotel Alexandra redevelopment has run into a neighborhood-boundary dispute with racial and economic overtones.

E-bikes in the Boston region get a jolt with Lime decision

The California operator is turning its entire fleet over to electric battery-powered bikes. Will others follow?

The ultimate guide to Fenway Park

Where to sit, what to eat, when to sing ‘Sweet Caroline,’ what’s new, and more at Major League Baseball’s oldest arena—and how to get there.

Here’s the ideal income for renting a median two-bedroom apartment in Boston: Report

Surprise, surprise: There’s a major gap between what Bostonians make and what rents are for two-bedrooms. The picture is not much brighter for one-bedrooms.

Franklin Park the latest Boston park targeted for major rethinking

The city aims to spend $28 million improving and upgrading the expanse bordering Jamaica Plain, Roxbury, and Dorchester.