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Forum: Development Projects 09-23-2018, 08:18 PM
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Forum: Development Projects 09-21-2018, 11:44 AM
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Views: 79,794
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Development Map and Chart

Insulting others and calling people names just reflects badly on you. Maybe raise your level of discourse a bit and stop acting in a childish manner.

Every. single. new. unit. in. the....
Forum: Development Projects 09-21-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 79,794
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Development Map and Chart

I'm not at all saying to stop developers, I'm saying stop buyers who are just using housing stock as investments. IE airbnb units, foreign investors, possible money launders, etc. Make people...
Forum: Development Projects 09-21-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 79,794
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Development Map and Chart

You live in a very nice bubble, bro. But there's lot of people that work in the city that dont command these salaries.

My whole point is people making 50-99k should be able to afford to live in...
Forum: Development Projects 09-21-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 79,794
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Development Map and Chart

Your property values get reassessed periodically do they not? That makes your taxes go up when they deem your house is worth more. Your house is worth more based off the market, the market changes...
Forum: Development Projects 09-21-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 79,794
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Development Map and Chart

I'm (we're) talking about new units. The new buildings going up and whether its actually good for the city or not. We're building thousands and thousands of new units (all luxury) at this point and...
Forum: Development Projects 09-21-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 79,794
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Development Map and Chart

Yea existing home owners are largely not getting hurt by this, tell me something we didnt already know. Renters and new home buyers are getting killed. People that could barely afford property taxes...
Forum: Development Projects 09-21-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 79,794
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Development Map and Chart

because the market for luxury cars is the market for luxury cars and hasnt really changed. The Boston housing market has morphed to investment properties because of lax rules which has driven the...
Forum: Development Projects 09-21-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 79,794
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Development Map and Chart

Your making a different argument (twisting it) than I am.

If ferrari starts charging an extra 25% on its products, it justifies lamborghini to charge 20%, if they charge 20% more, mercedes AMG...
Forum: Development Projects 09-21-2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 79,794
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Development Map and Chart

Its pushing people out by driving prices up. duh this isnt that hard to grasp. Anonymous LLCs buy up units in new building x for tons of $$ because of money laundering or foreign investment then old...
Forum: Development Projects 09-21-2018, 08:22 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 79,794
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Development Map and Chart

Oh man... great post, love it!
Forum: Development Projects 09-21-2018, 07:43 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 79,794
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Development Map and Chart

I think we really need to rethink our understanding of free markets in housing. The traditional thought is the more housing we build regardless of type will help ease price pressures due to basic...
Forum: Development Projects 09-20-2018, 05:49 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 79,794
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Development Map and Chart

^there would be zero cheap new housing anywhere then. I love the people that think a free market fixes everything. No it doesnt
Forum: Development Projects 09-19-2018, 09:38 AM
Replies: 581
Views: 109,193
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: East Boston Developments

Well if you have that garage you get to have your guests block you in and street park so thats nice.... for them
Forum: Development Projects 09-18-2018, 05:19 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,141
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Education First (Phase III) | 10 North Point Blvd | Cambridge

I agree with everyone else this looks like a bunker. Hopefully the glass will make a huge difference somehow
Forum: Development Projects 09-16-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 17,109
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Parcel JK | NorthPoint | Cambridge

Why is everything so stumpy? Serious question, is there a more height-adverse city in the country? (Lumping Cambridge in with Boston)

I guess DC, but after them...
Forum: Development Projects 09-14-2018, 06:04 AM
Replies: 4,102
Views: 684,753
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: The New Retail Thread

^nvm I found out, hair salon of some type
Forum: Development Projects 09-13-2018, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4,102
Views: 684,753
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: The New Retail Thread

Anybody know what's going in at 63 berkley in the south end?
Forum: Development Projects 09-11-2018, 05:32 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 22,509
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Six West Broadway Hotel |South Boston

Good architecture or not, this thing is ugly.
Forum: Development Projects 09-10-2018, 07:36 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 36,809
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: South Bay Center Expansion | Dorchester

I'm not mad at that building in the last and second to last picture, looks decently executed to me.
Forum: Development Projects 09-10-2018, 06:29 AM
Replies: 1,178
Views: 181,323
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: What's Happening With Project X?

I just saw on Uhub the demolition of the former Hendries plant on central ave in milton and they saw its for condos. Is there a thread for this somewhere?
Forum: Development Projects 09-09-2018, 05:49 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 27,008
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Leggat McCall proposal | Between Harrison Ave and Albany St | South End

Sorry bad quality, crane going up
https://i.imgur.com/o9kUbwsh.jpg
Forum: Development Projects 09-05-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 12,751
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: 5 Middlesex Avenue | Assembly Square | Somerville

Oh boy that rendering is ugly as shit. Somerville needs to stand up for itself and demand better design, you should be able to demand that in a hot market
Forum: Boston Architecture & Urbanism 09-05-2018, 10:18 AM
Replies: 428
Views: 93,572
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: Flickr Finds

Yes and no.... the glass at govt center is utilitarian (at least in my view) as it actually let's light down into green line platform outbound which is really nice
Forum: Development Projects 09-05-2018, 09:57 AM
Replies: 1,178
Views: 181,323
Posted By Suffolk 83
Re: What's Happening With Project X?

^its Briv who is long since MIA. There is a board Justin set up not sure where the link is
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