The latest information about the association, our brokerage community, and the real estate industry.
North Shore Coalition Transportation Vision Unveiled
On November 1st, the North Shore Coalition, comprised of local municipal leaders, unveiled its vision statement for transportation in the region.
Lynn City Summit
On Saturday November 16th Lynn will be holding a City Summit at the North Shore Community College in Lynn.
Step Closer to Near-Rapid Transit in Lynn
In a unanimous vote on Monday, The MBTA Fiscal and Management Control Board voted to electrify the state's commuter rail system.
North Shore Coalition Transportation Vision
On Friday November 1st the North Shore Coalition, a forum comprised of municipal leaders from 18 North Shore cities and towns, will unveil their transportation vision for the North Shore.
New Eminent Domain Bill Discussed in Committee
Recently, leaders in Gateway Cities spoke at the state house in support of an Act Relative to Neighborhood Stabilization.
Room Occupancy Tax Frequently Asked Questions
On the Massachusetts State website, a frequently asked questions concerning the new Room Occupancy Tax has been posted.
Salem Accessory Dwelling Unit Ordinance Fails 6-5
After months of public forums and review by committees, the Salem ADU ordinance has failed final passage by a vote of 6 in favor and 5 against.
Rockport Considers Community Impact Fee
Following the 3% Community Impact Fee implemented in Gloucester, the Rockport selectmen are considering implementing the fee themselves
Salem's Accessory Dwelling Unit Ordinance Receives First Passage
Last night, Salem’s Accessory Dwelling Unit ordinance passed the City Council with an 8 to 3 vote.
Salem ADU Ordinance Gets Positive Recommendation
The Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) ordinance in Salem continues to make forward progress as the Planning Board gives its positive recommendation.
$43 Million in HUD Housing Grants Awarded
Last week The US Department of Housing and Urban Development awarded 43 million dollars in housing counseling grants to organizations around the country.