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8 Hidden Costs Renovating A Boston Brownstone

So you’ve purchased a Boston brownstone. Brace yourself for 8 hidden costs of renovating a Boston brownstone. There may be some unexpected costs associated with owning this charming relic. These are old buildings and worth preserving their ancient charm. In most cases, you don’t have a choice. The local National Registry of Historic Places has […]

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Current Project 310 Marlborough Street

Boston’s Back Bay 310 Marlborough St,  formerly a multi-family home with approximately 4,704 square feet, built in 1899. The average list price for Back Bay today is $2,429,400. This is one sought after neighborhood in Boston, ranking as Boston’s Luxury Properties. The panoramic views and exceptional location in the trendy and sophisticated Boston’s Back Bay make residences on […]

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Hidden Challenges of Historic Preservation

Imagine, if you will, the historic preservation of a building that was once ten to twelve small apartments. Now you’ll find four multi-million dollar condominiums in prime location of Back Bay Boston; where luxury design unravels. From a homeowners point of view, you might want to know you can experience this Grand Back Bay multi-million […]

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Luxury Home Design Trends 2014

Top 10 Luxury Home Design Trends 2014 For the average home hunter, they look for large bathrooms, big back yards, and gourmet kitchens. The deal breakers are multiple bathrooms and garages. When it comes to luxury  real estate, the stakes are a bit higher. The common items are expected. So, what’s on the list of must-haves for the […]

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Luxury home renovation – Featured in New England Home

The May/June 2014 Issue of New England Home magazine is featuring a luxury home renovation in a Boston brownstone with Connaughton Construction as the builder of choice. This renovation includes a refurbished grand staircase, a stairway turned into an elevator, a coal shoot turned wine cellar, an ornate skylight in a bathroom floor, and a roof deck. We […]

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