Boston Apartments: The Ultimate Renters Guide

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Continuum Apartments in Allston/Brighton The capital of Massachusetts and one of the nation’s oldest cities, Boston is an iconic destination with a rich history. In Boston, there is a wide variety of places to call home, all surrounded by neighborhoods with their own distinct atmospheres.

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Hilary's Fun Boston Studio — House Call

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Location: Back Bay/South End — Boston, Massachusetts. Maybe it's become my pride and joy because it fits perfectly in my tiny rental studio apartment in Boston, where I live now. Boston. Pin it. Name: Hilary. My couch, purchased from Zonal Furniture (R.I.P.)

A Charming Boston Apartment Full of "New England Style" — House Call

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Location: Boston, Massachusetts. This is the apartment my husband and I shared for two years in Boston's Beacon Hill neighborhood. In 2014 my husband was accepted to graduate school in Boston, so we sold our DC house, either Craigslisted or put most of our furniture in storage, and moved to Boston for two years. Name: Christine. I am a DC-based interior designer.

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A Collected & Tailored Boston Rental — House Tour

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Location: Beacon Hill neighborhood — Boston, Massachusetts. In 2014, Christine's husband was accepted to graduate school in Boston, so they sold their D.C. house, sold or stored most of their furniture, and moved to Boston's Beacon Hill neighborhood for two years. "I Boston. Name: Christine Gasparich and her husband. Size: 1100 square feet. Years lived in: Renting 2 years.

Ulises & Melissa’s Modern Boston Carriage House (& Dreamy Sunroom!) — House Tour

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Location: Harrison Hill — Boston, Massachusetts. Nearly a decade ago, interior designer Melissa Miranda moved into her now-husband’s home in the Harrison Hill area of Dorchester in Boston. Pin it. Name: Melissa Miranda and Ulises Serret, their son Alex, and cats Tammy and Siddharta.

Before & After: Ideas from a Chic Boston Apartment Makeover — Professional Project

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Location: Boston, Massachusetts. Pin it. Project by: Marc Houston of Marc Houston Lifestyle & Interiors. It's not hard to make an apartment with great architectural bones look good.

7 Ideas to Steal from the Boston Magazine Design Home

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A couple weeks ago, I got to preview the beautiful Boston Magazine Design Home 2014 in Salisbury, Ma. Boston. While I was inspired by many of the rooms and green features of this net zero energy home, these were the seven décor ideas I wanted to steal for my own space: READ MORE ».

Charles Spada: Boston Design Center

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Charles Spada is the reigning Francophile of the Boston Design Center. My focus was on items for the bath, but his unerring eye for the beautiful and the quirky keeps clients coming back to the 2nd floor of the Boston Design Center hoping to be the first to uncover his latest discoveries.

Philip's Nod to Nautical New England Style in Boston — House Tour

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Location: South End; Boston, Massachusetts. Pin it. Name: Philip Saul and his cat, Toby. Years lived in: 8 years; Rented.

Boston Still Has a Snow Pile & It Might See July — Design News

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Boston saw a record-breaking 112 inches, and still has the snow pile to prove it. BostonPin it. You might be enjoying summer weather right now, but lest you forget, New England was snowed in for nearly all of February and beyond.

Change of Plans: Cancelling a Big, Fancy Wedding for a Low-Stress Boston Elopement — Real Weddings

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Venue: Boston City Hall, XV Beacon Hotel, and all around downtown Boston. After trying to plan a big wedding for family and friends back home in Maryland, these two lovebirds decided it wasn't for them and eloped in the city they met and fell in love in, Boston.

A Boston Interior Designer's Blend of Old & New — House Tour

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Name: Alissa Lenore Minehart , owner of Lenore Design , and family. Location: Newton, Massachusetts. Size: 1,400 square feet. Years lived in: Rented 2 ½ years. Over the past two years, interior designer Alissa of Lenore Design has had the task of turning her family's rental into a home. With an industrial feel ("overhead pipes and very little overhead lighting"), the space wasn't an easy project to tackle. Luckily, Alissa had knowledge, experience, and a strong eye for design on her side.

Boston Using Uber Data to Plan Better Public Transit — Design News

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Despite Uber''s questionable data practices in the past, it''s being used for good in Boston. Boston. The city is the first to tap into the startup''s ride patterns to see, on a broad (and anonymous) scale, where people go throughout the day.

Boston Dock to Get Inked with 1,000 Feet of "Tattoos" — Design News

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If a dock is the arm of a harbor, then Boston''s is getting a full sleeve. Local artists are staining 1,000 feet of "tattoos" celebrating Boston''s rich shipping history directly onto the HarborArts dock.

These 3 U.S. Cities Are Now the Most Expensive Rental Markets in the World

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Everybody knows the rent is stupid high in San Francisco, New York City, and Boston — it's one of those sad running jokes, an absurdity that's nonetheless become an accepted fact of life at this point. Boston. But a new study by London real-estate startup Nested shows that America's most notoriously expensive rental markets are now the priciest in the whole world. READ MORE ». New York. Renting. Real Estate. San Francisco.

We've Already Left Boston. We're Already in DC! — MAKEOVER AMERICA 2015

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Pin it. We're already on the road and we're already shooting video and posting to social, and we're getting posts up ASAP, but come check us OUT right now on Instagram , Facebook and Twitter. Apartment Therapy's Makeover American Tour for The Complete + Happy Home!

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ARDEX Sales Professionals Dean Cavicchi and Michael Harris and ARDEX Tile and Stone Key Accounts Specialist Allison Birkmeyer represented ARDEX at the Post Neocon Under the Big Top show July 16 in Boston.

Betty Crocker's Massachusetts Home is for Sale — Design News

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Boston(Image credit: Jeff Thiebauth Photography). If only skills could transfer by osmosis. At Betty Crocker's former home in Norwell, Massachusetts, a cooking empire might be at your fingertips. READ MORE ». Real Estate.

5 Ideas to Steal from a Beautiful Boston Kitchen

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You guys, this kitchen by Bunker Workshop is like whoa. There are so many things to love here, but we''ve picked out just five of our favorite ideas for you to steal for your own kitchen. READ MORE ». Interior Design. Kitchen

Boston Public Library Unveils Renovation — Design News

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The second floor of Boston Public Library''s Johnson Building was completely renovated to house the colorful new children''s library, a dedicated tween space, and an urban-themed teen central featuring a digital lab with a 3D printer. Boston.

Tile Excellence For Sale and I retired to Florida, So why am I in Gloucester, MA.

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for the entire summer posting tile job pictures here and on Craigslist Boston -something I haven’t done since I retired 2 years ago-- from a tile installation job I just finished in Gloucester, MA ? Tile Installation Services | Labor Only | Tile Excellence.

Jesse & Dan's Collected Chaos in Boston — House Tour

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Location: Roxbury — Boston, Massachusetts. When you enter Jesse and Dan Moskowitz’s comfy and colorful apartment in Boston’s historic Roxbury neighborhood, two things immediately stand out: the records and the pup. “It’s Pin it. Name: Jesse and Dan Moskowitz and their dog, Stormy.

This Guy Has a Constant Stream of Visitors Because of Pokémon Go

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Boston. (Image credit: Niantic). Pokémon Go , the latest must-play mobile game that launched last week in the US, uses augmented reality to populate your neighborhood with the the little monsters.

Nick & Katie Redefine "Cozy" in Boston's South End — House Tour

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Location: South End — Boston, Massachusetts. Pin it. Names: Katie Kavanagh and Nick Kuizenga. Size: 550 square feet. Years lived in: 1.5 years; Rented. Many of us have learned that in the world of apartment hunting, the word “cozy” is often a euphemism for “small.”

Avente Tile Talk: Innovation, possibilities and technology in ceramic.

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This past week I attended an event in Boston that was hosted by Tile of Spain which showed the advances that have been made in ceramic tile. Tuesday, October 23, 2012. Innovation, possibilities and technology in ceramic tile.

Exposed Brick: Check. High Ceilings:Check. Row House Charm: Check. — House Call

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Location: South End — Boston, Massachusetts. My little home on Dartmouth Street in Boston is my favorite place on Earth. Boston. (Image credit: Submitted by Christa). Name: Christa. It is about 550 square feet on the parlor level of a brick row house.

A Mobile Pub is Heading to Boston From Ireland — Design News

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This adorable Irish pub is heading Stateside—to Boston, of course. BostonPin it. Food trucks made a comeback in the last decade, and it looks like mobile bars are the next frontier. READ MORE ».

Store Opening: A Visit to H&M Home in Boston

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The European brand has slowly been expanding their US stores to include home goods sections, and since Boston''s Newbury Street location reopened last month with H&M Home, I had to go check it out in person.

Bold Cement Tile in the Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel

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When Boston’s Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel did a huge renovation of the 100 year old Oak Room , we were happy to have our custom cement tile be a part of the new decor by Powerstrip.

Decades After Fire, This Boston Home Might Get its Other Half Back — Design News

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A fire in the early '80s burned down half of this side-by-side duplex in Boston's Dorchester neighborhood, leaving 26 Trull Street an odd sight for over three decades. Boston. Pin it.

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Justin and Madison’s Character-Filled Collector Style in Boston — House Tour

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Location: Roslindale; Boston, Massachusetts. Some twenty years later, Justin curates his own home goods shop in one of Boston’s most popular neighborhoods. Pin it. Name: Justin and Madison Power and their schnoodle, Sylvia. Size: 1,200 square feet. Years lived in: 3 Months; Rented.

The Making of a (Transitional) Tile Mosaic in Historic Baltimore

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Construction Commences on New Residential Condominium Project in South Boston, Massachusetts

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Need a Place to Crash for a Few Hours? Try a Breather — Maker Talk @ Northside Festival

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Boston. 27 W 24th Street #700A , starting at $20/hr. Pin it. Pin it. Have you heard of Breather? It's a concept so ingenious I'm shocked that no one thought of it before.

Sofia's 1910 New England Colonial — House Call

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Boston. Name: Sofia. Location: Waltham, Massachusetts. I bought my house about a year ago, on my own. It''s a 1910 New England colonial, which had been rented out for decades.

Iconic Provincetown Hammock Shop For Sale — Design News

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BostonPin it. Here's some real estate news that will have you rethinking your life choices: an iconic hammock shop in Provincetown, Massachusetts is for sale. You should probably buy it immediately and move to the beach. READ MORE ». Real Estate.

Eva & Philip's Art-Filled Wanderlust Home — House Tour

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Location: Jamaica Plain; Boston, Massachusetts. No wonder passersby stop to snap photos: Situated on a charming street near Jamaica Pond in Boston''s Emerald Necklace, the exterior of Eva and Philip''s pretty Painted Lady is a total jewel. Boston.

Well-Traveled Style in a Classic Boston Apartment — House Call

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(Image credit: Submitted by Elijah ). Name: Elijah. Location: Spring Hill — Somerville, Massachusetts. I live in a one bedroom apartment in a large building built in 1935.