Linda’s Blog

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

I’m impressed! Bicycle rotary and water station complete with Fido fountain at the Pierre Lallement bike path in #JP on the #SouthwestCorridorPark.

3 years ago

Beautiful stand of white pine in our very own Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University in #Rozzie. No need to venture far from home!

3 years ago
#RecycleRight: This Is What You Can and Cannot Recycle in Boston

End the guesswork: here's what to put in your #recycle bin in #Boston. Better yet, limit your purchase of plastic anything!

Pizza boxes. Recyclable. Juice boxes. Not recyclable. What is, and what isn't recyclable, is often a confusing topic. Recycling varies depending upon municipalities. So something you may have ... See more

3 years ago

Had a closing at the Registry just now — been ages since I’ve had one here! A home in the same family for two full generations: long road but all went well!

3 years ago

Very successful home inspection this morning at 311 Forest Hills in #JP — was expecting nothing less with this quality of construction!

3 years ago
Roslindale Porch Fest

Less than a month away -- our 5th annual Roslindale Porch Fest!

Roslindale Porch Fest is coming.
The opportunity to match musicians with porches
is just too great to pass up.

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Such a genteel way to say “Sale Pending”, here in County Tipperary. And how to market this entryway in a positive light?

3 years ago
Five Open-Concept Condos with Open Houses This Weekend

Our extremely above-average condo listings at 311 Forest Hills Street in #JP featured in Boston Magazine. Scroll down to the 4th item and ignore the typo on the Open House time this weekend!

These easy breezy homes are just what summer called for.

3 years ago

Lismore Castle, Waterford County, Ireland. Owner-occupied and NOT currently on the market!

3 years ago
Reimagined JP World’s Fair Seeking Vendors, Performers, and Volunteers – Jamaica Plain Gazette

After an 11-year hiatus, #JP World's Fair returning Sept. 15 to #HydeSquare! A must-not miss!

News Reimagined JP World’s Fair Seeking Vendors, Performers, and Volunteers by Lauren Bennett • July 26, 2019 • 0 Comments The JP World’s Fair—which had taken place every year from 1989 ... See more

3 years ago
Roslindale Village Main Street

Love #BirdMancini!

Don't miss Bird Mancini Band at 753 South tonight, August 7th, starting at 8:00pm on the patio! #ROSlove

3 years ago
Boston neighborhoods: How they got their names

Fun article -- maybe not 100% fact-checked -- about how #Boston neighborhoods acquired their names.

Boston is named after the town of Boston in eastern England. A lot of its neighborhoods have similar roots in old Albion, while a sizable chunk are tethered etymologically to geography.

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Not a typical showing for this #Realtor! Cute little house in #Newport, RI. Now that's what I call a linen closet -- table linens only!

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Former pub w beer garden on the River Lee in Cork City — possibly slated for extinction — any takers?

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Linda’s lunch locale of the week: BONAPITA. Not a chain as their only other location is #DowntownCrossing. Fresh and innovative menu, amazingly friendly and helpful staff. Pictured is the felafel ... See more

3 years ago
Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University

Outdoor #yoga summer Sundays at Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University. What could be better?

Morning Yoga at the Arboretum!

Find your zen and improve your health and wellbeing on Sundays this summer with yoga in the landscape. Practice poses, breathing, and meditation in the tranquil ... See more

3 years ago
Photos: Beautiful Birds in the Arnold Arboretum

Take a breather to enjoy these great images of local fauna by #Rozzie’s very own #ChrisLang! Thank you, Chris!

Robins, bluebirds, orioles, hawks, herons and warblers -- they're all flapping their wings in the Arnold Arboretum. And check out amazing photos of some of them in the Arnold Arboretum by Chris Lang! ... See more

3 years ago
Third Cliff Bakery to Open First Store on Washington Street in New Building

#ThirdCliffBakery opening in the Vita complex on Washington Street this fall. The #SWCorridor will never be what it used to be!

A local bakery has signed a lease for an under construction Washington Street mixed-use building to open its first brick and mortar business. Third Cliff Bakery's owner Meg Crowley announced the news ... See more

3 years ago
Patriots Day Weekend 2019

Sure sign of spring: street closures, etc. for 4/15, #MarathonMonday!

We have information about parking and street closures for the Boston Marathon, Patriots Day Parade, BAA 5K, Invitational Mile, and Kids Relay Races.

3 years ago
About

Live in the #Longfellow district of #Rozzie and concerned about conservation and development? Get to know a little about LANA, the Longfellow Area Neighborhood Association.

Welcome to the online home of the Longfellow Area Neighborhood Association, located in the Roslindale section of Boston, Massachusetts. Fondly known as LANA, the association meets in odd-numbered …

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

One of #Rozzie's hidden treasures. Roslindale Fish Market never disappoints with freshness, friendliness and recipe advice!

3 years ago
Talent Show for Roslindale Day Parade Benefit

You're seeing it here first: The Roslin-Dolls have reunited and will be performing at the Roslindale Day Parade fundraiser on Friday, May 3. Attached is video from our World Debut several years ago. ... See more

http://www.bobdward.com Linda Burnett, Judie Leon, Terry Fitzgerald, & Bob Norberg, perform for the Roslindale Board of Trade at the Roslindale Day Parade Be...

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

#MusicConnects up close and personal in #Rozzie. Amazing organization.

3 years ago
Upcoming Events

Oops -- almost forgot to post. One of the most fun fund-raisers of the season! See you tonight for Rosie's Place event at St. George's Church on Emmonsdale in #WestRox. Tix still available!

  April 6, 2019, 6:00pm 17th Annual Spring Community Dinner St. George Orthodox Church (Get directions) 55 Emmonsdale Road, West Roxbury, MA 02132 $30 per person When you join us for our Sprin…

3 years ago
Dirty Old Boston

We used to run past these empty buildings, broken glass crunching under our feet. My, how #Boston #realestate has changed and continues to boom!

It's hard for Newbies to believe that Tremont St in the South End once looked like this.

3 years ago
Massachusetts Horticultural Society

So worth the short jaunt to Wellesley and Massachusetts Horticultural Society's Elm Bank. 'Tis the season!

One month until The Gardens at Elm Bank open for the season! Join us this year for weekend programs, fun events and more: May 3 - October 13. Tuesday - Sunday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. ... See more

3 years ago

New #conservation tablets popping up at Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University. Now we can learn as we lollygag!

3 years ago
Locating Main Utility Shutoffs

Simple and invaluable with spring rains: do you know where your utility shut-offs are?

Water, electricity, and natural gas are three essential resources that we depend on and use every single day. But would you be able to shut off the flow of these utilities into your home if ... See more

3 years ago
Vacant lot in Roslindale near Forest Hills could sprout apartments

New apartments on #Lochdale Rd. in #Rozzie?

A developer filed formal plans with the BPDA this week for a four-story, 36-unit apartment building on Lochdale Road, off Washington Street. Read more.

3 years ago

Allandale Farm is open for the season and the fragrances are heavenly. Wood ducks and turtles in the pond, too!

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

The #WeldHillSolarArray at Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University is well on its way. Community input had Harvard reduce the footprint of the project, plus they're underlying the panels with native ... See more

3 years ago
AAA Appliances May Relocate Due to Proposed Marijuana Biz

AAA Appliances in JP could be moving after 60 years. Owner of the business -- and the space -- getting turned on to the idea of a marijuana dispensary!

3 years ago
Volunteer & Business of the Year - 2018 - Roslindale Village Main Street

Kudos to #Rozzie Business of the Year (2018), Joanne Rossman- Purveyor of the Unnecessary & the Irresistible and to the Volunteer of the Year, Vinny Fieg!

RVMS Volunteer & Business of the Year Each year, Boston Main Streets districts select a Business and Volunteer of the Year of the prior calendar year (in this case, 2018), and recognize their ... See more

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Nice busy (packed!)open house at 656 West Roxbury Pkwy in #Rozzie!

3 years ago
The Gloucester Hornpipe & Clog Society

This Saturday, 7PM, at the Jamaica Plain Branch of the Boston Public Library: Gloucester Hornpipe & Clog Society annual fundraiser for the library. These people can PLAY!

The Friends of the Jamaica Plain Branch Library welcome Spring by presenting the Gloucester Hornpipe & Clog Society for their annual after hours benefit concert. Their music will Include rousing ... See more

3 years ago
Let’s Eat Cake! Blue Frog Bakery Celebrating 15th Anniversary on Saturday

15 years and still hopping! The Blue Frog Bakery in #JP anniversary party on Saturday. ... See more

The Blue Frog Bakery will be celebrating its 15th anniversary with a party this Saturday, and will be offering special pastries and desserts, chocolates, coffee, and cocktails. Owner Brad Brown will ... See more

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Prepping a terrific 3-BR house in #Rozzie for this weekend! Open Sat. & Sun. 12:30-2 at 656 W.Roxbury Parkway.

3 years ago
The Luxury Paint Company Creating a New Kind of Decorating Anxiety

More about paint than I need to know, but a most interesting piece from The New Yorker. #FarrowandBall seems to be the last word!

It used to be chic to have white walls. Now stylish homeowners are paying consultants to find the perfect color.

3 years ago
Boston Common Martin Luther King Jr. monument design selected

"The Embrace", an interactive sculpture to memorialize Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King, slated to be installed on #BostonCommon within the next 18 months.

"The Embrace," a bronze sculpture 22 feet high, will also honor Coretta Scott King. It could go up before the end of 2020.

3 years ago
Spring 2019 Home Horticulture Series | Massachusetts Master Gardeners

Learn how to make your yard and gardens flourish this spring, and meet other earthy types at this 10-part lecture series by Mass. Master Gardeners at the Audubon Nature Center in #Mattapan. Series ... See more

LOCATION: Classes held at Mass Audubon’s Boston Nature Center, 500 Walk Hill St., Mattapan – spacious, well-lighted car and bike parking just inside the main entrance, directly opposite the White ... See more

3 years ago

Rumors that the market is slowing are unfounded. Except for a couple of poorly marketed homes, single-families in #Rozzie, #JP & #WestRox are flying off the shelves! (DOM=days on market, BTW!)

3 years ago
Sorella’s Flipping Last Pancakes, Closing at End of Month After 36 Years

Landmark restaurant #Sorellas in #JP closing after 36 years!

One of Jamaica Plain's most beloved restaurants and delicious breakfast spots, Sorella's, will serve up its last batch of French toast at the end of the month. Sorella's was started by two sisters ... See more

3 years ago
Roslindale Village Main Street

Get ready to emerge refreshed and relaxed this spring, with a little help from our friends at YMAA Boston in #RozzieVillage. Intro #Quigong session this Sunday! #ROSlove

Try a new way to alleviate symptoms of stress and anxiety with YMAA Boston's Qigong for Stress Relief Workshop on Sunday, March 17th, from 10:00am - 12:30pm.

Qigong exercises are an essential part ... See more

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Terrific program today from the #WomenOfBrookFarm at the new Rozzie Square Theatre! (L-R) Historian and host Marilyn Richardson; 1840s emcee Jessa Piaia as Margaret Fuller; Libba Ingram as Georgiana ... See more

3 years ago
Friends of the West Roxbury Library

Poets -- young, old and in between -- submit your oeuvre by March 29! Poetry contest sponsored by Friends of the West Roxbury Library. This year's theme: Look Closer. (GLS girl in me has to ask: ... See more

Welcome to the Friends of the West Roxbury Branch Library The Friends is a volunteer organization that raises funds to provide and enrich adult and children’s programming, enhance the physical ... See more

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Today would be my father Charlie's 94th birthday. He passed in 1991 but many locals still remember his store, Hobby Fair, in #MattapanSquare. I'm sure he'd be proud to witness the renaissance of ... See more

3 years ago
The Women of Brook Farm Come to Roslindale

#BrookFarm has always intrigued me and this presentation does, too! "The Women of Brook Farm Come to Roslindale" this Saturday at the new Rozzie Square Theater. Hope to make it between appointments ... See more

Check out the latest community post from one of your neighbors. (The views expressed in this post are the author’s own.)

3 years ago
Allandale Farm

Three short weeks until Allandale Farm opens back up. Big doings this spring!

We’re so excited to share some news with you...introducing our new Harvest Barn!
You may have noticed some activity and large equipment over at the farm these last few weeks. We are well underway ... See more

3 years ago
Home - The Bay State Banner

Big doings in #Roxbury for #135Dudley. Stay tuned!

3 years ago

After several cyclist fatalities in recent months, there's a petition in progress for more #bikelanes on Centre St. in #JP. Similar effort in #WestRox. Please add your name and drive extra ... See more

3 years ago
Friends of Roslindale Branch Library

At the Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library tomorrow, Saturday: yarn and book sale = crafters' paradise!

3 years ago
The Clutter Queen Gets the Royal Treatment from the BBC | The Clutter Queen - Boston 617-524-5992

Stymied how to start clearing out your home for spring or that upcoming move? Go with The Clutter Queen out of #JP, just interviewed on #BBC!

Well, it took 16 years, but the world has finally recognized what you've always known: The Clutter Queen is one of the planet's finest declutter experts. The BBC has featured Yours Truly in a story ... See more

3 years ago
World Ukulele Day – Uke Can Do It!

I missed the actual day, but let's celebrate the ukulele all week! SO much more than Tiptoe through the Tulips! Local uke events are plentiful year round at https://www.meetup.com/BostonUke/.

3 years ago
Library Conversations: Relationships over Politics: Connecting with Friends & Family

Talking politics with family and close friends -- workshop next Wednesday at Boston Public Library Copley Sq. Wish we'd known about this before the holidays, but what a Brilliant idea!

Is it possible to talk about politics with our families and close friends in 2019? It is ultimately challenging; the emotional stakes are higher, and we may feel unconstrained by the politeness we ... See more

3 years ago
Year of the Pig: Fortune and Personality – Chinese Zodiac 2019

Happy Lunar New Year! In many ways, it's good to be a pig!

The Pig is the twelfth of all zodiac animals. Learn why Pigs have a beautiful personality and are blessed with good fortune in life.

3 years ago
Jamaica Pond parkrun

Here's a FREE, no-pressure way to put some miles on those running shoes! Jamaica Pond parkrun happens every Saturday morning, regardless of weather. Run, jog or walk your 5K.

Free, timed, weekly 5k run, jog or walk. Here in Jamaica Pond. Join us every Saturday at 8.45am.

3 years ago
Roxbury Community College Library

Uncommon videos, part of #BlackHistoryMonth offered by Roxbury Community College. If you're a student or faculty at #RCC, just login; otherwise check to see if your library offers #Kanopy and join ... See more

Celebrate Black History Month! Watch some streaming videos under this theme from RCC Library-subscribed platform! Which movie in Kanopy have you ever watched ?
Visit this link. Any questions, ... See more

3 years ago
New South End micro-units drop starting at $489,000

These 450-s.f. micro-units on East Newton Street will be closing at about $1,400 per square foot. Gulp.

Remember micro-units? They’re alive and well. The nine condos on East Newton Street average 450 square feet.

3 years ago
JP Resident’s New Company, Joy Skate Productions, Hosting Benefit for Veterans on Boston Common

Inspired #JP athlete's fundraiser on ice for veterans -- Sunday at the Frog Pond on Boston Common! Learn more here:https://joyskateproductions.com/

Jamaica Plain resident Elin Schran skated with Dorothy Hamill, performed in the Ice Capades and recently launched Joy Skate Productions, which is hosting a benefit for the veteran and military ... See more

3 years ago
Fun in the Parks…in the Winter! – Jamaica Plain Gazette

Short notice but big fun: #ChildrensWinterFestival 10:00-12:30 this Saturday(like, tomorrow!)at Franklin Park. Crafts, tadpole tank, games and more! Moderating temps should make this a big event!

News Fun in the Parks…in the Winter! by Gazette Staff • January 27, 2019 • 0 Comments By Liz Vizza        As we head into the heart of winter, many Bostonians tend to stay inside, ... See more

3 years ago
Montana Home Photos

Montana sunset, courtesy of Montana Home Photos, my brother's outfit out on the prairie! Nice little respite!

Your listings need to stand out from the crowd. Watch this 12 second video and let me know what you think!

3 years ago
Fresh Truck – Introducing FreshConnect

One of my favorite #Boston food justice orgs, Fresh Truck, now offering #FreshConnect. Folks get "prescription" food coupons from their health care providers! We are what we eat!

In 2O19, Fresh Truck is expanding on a powerful new program to help us become more impactful, innovative, and sustainable. We call it FreshConnect. FreshConnect makes it possible for healthcare ... See more

3 years ago
Serenity Apartments Sells for $123 Million on South Huntington Avenue

$123M apparently buys a lot of #Serenity in #JP!

A high-end luxury apartment building on South Huntington Avenue, which has drawn the ire of local neighborhood organizations, has been sold for $123 million. Oxford Properties Group has bought ... See more

3 years ago
Food Pantry at First Church Seeing Rise in Demand Due to Government Shutdown, Donations Needed

#FeedLocal. Food collection at Spontaneous Celebrations and other locations in #JP.

The food pantry at Jamaica Plain's First Church is in need of donations as it has seen a rise in demand due to the federal government shutdown. The food pantry regularly serves about 120 people per ... See more

3 years ago
‘Local Scenes’ is JP Library’s First Art Exhibition for ’19

A treat for the senses at the Jamaica Plain Branch of the Boston Public Library. Works by #LocalArtist #KevinGillespie on view til 2/28.

Maybe you'll recognize some of the watercolors in the Jamaica Plain Branch Library's first art exhibition for the year because it's "Local Scenes" by Kevin Gillespie. The Jamaica Plain resident's ... See more

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

If you haven't had the pleasure of dining at Juicygreens, don't put it off a moment longer! This Realtor, who's also a self-anointed food critic, was totally pleased. Lovely space, terrific staff, ... See more

3 years ago
CSA & Farm Bucks — Allandale Farm

Sign up for Allandale Farm's CSA by 2/15 and get a free week of produce!

The Allandale Farm CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) offers weekly vegetable shares and cut flower shares to the greater Boston community including: Jamaica Plain, Brookline, Roslindale, West ... See more

3 years ago
Photos: Local Birder Catches Winged Wonders in Arnold Arboretum

We are so fortunate to live near the year-round splendor of the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University. Thanks for the beauty, Chris Lang Photography!

Local photographer Chris Lang has a penchant for taking great photos of birds in the Arnold Arboretum. "I think photographing birds, really most of my photography, is just a way for me to slow myself ... See more

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Lunch at @ShakingSeafood in #Rozzie — shellfish par excellence and fabulous friendly staff!

3 years ago
Chilacates Mexican Street Food

Perfect weather for hot-n-spicy soup at Chilacates Mexican Street Food. 2 shops in #JP, hopefully expanding to #Rozzie this year!

3 years ago
South End townhouse sells for $6.65M, a neighborhood record

Only 7 fireplaces?

The Second Empire on Holyoke Street includes 15 rooms, seven fireplaces, and four parking spots on site.

3 years ago
End of Season Sale

Gather your bargains while ye may at Allandale Farm. Lots of great T-shirts and hoodies, too!

3 years ago
John Rowse, 1943–2018

A real loss to the #JP community and well beyond: #JohnRowse, founder of Boston Building Resources and Community Boat Building and an activist for quality housing passed away earlier this year. John ... See more

John Rowse, the founder of Boston Building Resources, died on March 29. He was 74.

3 years ago
Stop & Shop Donating $ Collected from Paper Bags to Emerald Necklace Conservancy

Kudos to Stop & Shop! Donating paper-bag revenue to Emerald Necklace Conservancy!

Customers will be charged no less than 5 cents for each paper bag at retail establishments as part of the new plastic bag ordinance -- and Stop & Shop will be donating all of the money it takes in ... See more

3 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Happy closing on a BIG two-fam house in #Rozzie. Three buyers are best of friends and thrilled to finally be sharing a roof!

3 years ago

My replacement cat — who happens to be a rescue Chihuahua — gets a royal welcome today at The Pet Cabaret in #Rozzie. Jojo was a hit!

3 years ago

First visit to Johnny's Takeaway in#WestRox today. Talented, entertaining chefs, incredible eats — fresh and SO creative!

3 years ago
Roslindale Village Main Street

Tomorrow night's #HolidayMarket in #Rozzie is getting bigger and better by the hour! See you there!
#ROSlove #shoplocal #shopsmall #RVMS

We have more exciting news about the 2018 RVMS Holiday Market on Birch Street tomorrow: we'll be filling the vacancy at 22 Birch Street with additional festive happenings!

The RVMS table will be ... See more

4 years ago
Happy Holidays! December 2018 Roslindale Library News & Events

Take a break between shopping and wrapping. December events at Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library. (Please note, 12/11 Poetry Discussion has been moved to 12/18)

All programs take place at the Roslindale Branch Library and are free of charge unless noted otherwise. Call the branch at 617-323-2343 for more information. Learn more at ... See more

4 years ago
Why are electric scooters illegal in Massachusetts?

If you, like me, were wondering why those electric scooters came and went so quickly in #Cambridge, here's why: they're illegal in MA. I'm happy for one less wheeled vehicle to negotiate!

Cambridge wants the state to adjust and clarify its regulations on the vehicles, which are becoming more common regardless of the law on the books.

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Thursday eve, 3rd Annual Holiday Market in #Rozzie. Pix below from last year's bash -- high-quality vendors and GREAT FUN!

4 years ago
Boston condo prices toward the end of 2018 show sharp declines in some areas

Condo prices all across Boston: #JP, #Rozzie, #WestRox finished strong!

Don’t get too excited, though, if you’re a prospective buyer: The going rates for condos stayed generally steady and pricey during the summer.

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Allandale Farm open until 8PM weeknights until almost Christmas Eve. Gorgeous wreaths, trees, baubles and still some local produce!

4 years ago
Roslindale Village Main Street

Thank you to everyone who worked and continues to work to make #Rozzie such a fabulous part of Boston!

You may have noticed how festive Adams Park became this weekend! Thanks to the donated time of our friends at Cummings Electric, help from Roslindale Ace Hardware and volunteers from several of our ... See more

4 years ago
Green T Coffee Shop

Green T Coffee Shop open Thanksgiving morning, before the madness really kicks in!

We will be open on Thanksgiving Day from 7am-Noon. The kitchen will be closed, but we will have plenty of coffee and pastries available!

If you would like to order a larger amount of pastries, ... See more

4 years ago

So exciting and so fitting: #BlueBikes in #Rozzie Village, in front of Shanti Restaurant!

4 years ago
Insight Realty Group

The quality of our marketing at Insight Realty Group reaches new levels of excellence. We love what we do, and it shows!

3 New Conversion Condominiums. Each with unique and artfully designed kitchens. When you love your house, you know you're home!

4 years ago

Whatever variety of blahs you may be experiencing, dance them out Saturday night in #JP with Dance JP Revival!!​ At the Baptist church on Centre.

4 years ago
A Dream Kitchen for $3,000

Don't discard when you renovate: DONATE, to the #ReuseCenter at Boston Building Resources! It's the destination for many of my clients' unwanted items! Light fixtures, drawer pulls, flooring, ... See more

A Dream Kitchen for $3,000 November 2016 —The overwhelming snows of January and February 2015 caused significant damage to Patricia Cerrato's Hyde Park home. Ice dams formed and melting snow soaked ... See more

4 years ago
Roslindale Village Main Street

So much new and wonderful in #RozzieVillage!

Architects Hansy Better Barraza and Anthony Piermarini relocated their Fort Point practice, Studio Luz Architects, to Roslindale Village (67 Poplar Street, next door to the Treasure Chest) a few ... See more

4 years ago
Yum! 23rd Annual Taste of Jamaica Plain on Nov. 15

One of my fave food festivals: this Thursday #TasteofJP!

Blue Nile, Chilacates, Café Beirut, FoMu, The Frogmore and Tres Gatos are just some of the participating businesses in the 23rd Annual Taste of Jamaica Plain on Nov. 15. This year's Taste of Jamaica ... See more

4 years ago

I lost my 8-y.o. Kitty last week to a well-hidden case of congestive heart failure. If you’re fortunate enough to share your home with a pet, here’s a great article of which I endorse every word! ... See more

4 years ago
Jamaica Plain Branch of the Boston Public Library

Winner of the 2018 Boston Preservation Alliance Award: Jamaica Plain Branch of the Boston Public Library! Kudos, #JP! If you haven't visited the (not so) new building, it's surely worth the trip!

4 years ago

Getting my #Rozzie on at Insight Realty Group! Parade is Sunday, guys!

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Muy rico! Welcome, Achilito's Taqueria to #JP and #Rozzie!

4 years ago

So rare: home inspector has no problems with an electrical panel! For 110 years old, this building is passing w flying colors!

4 years ago
Sweet Rice | Thai Kitchen + Sushi Bar

Wonder Spice Cafe in JP closing after decades of delicious dining and new Sweet Rice Thai Sushi coming in, hopefully by the end of the year. Preview the menu!

Thai Kitchen + Sushi Bar

4 years ago
Home - Roslindale Parade

This coming Sunday -- #Roslindale Day Parade!

MARK THE DATE: 43rd Annual Roslindale Day Parade Sunday, October 14th, 2018 Step-off at 1:00 PM If your group or business would like to participate in or sponsor the parade, please call or e-mail. ... See more

4 years ago

Last-ditch anti-pilfering measures for the loo key at The Real Deal. They’ve already lost a hockey stick and a leprechaun!

4 years ago
Southwest Boston CDC

Yay! Affordable, accessible housing in #HydePark! Thank you, Southwest Boston CDC.

Residences at Fairmount Station is nearly done! Soon 27 very lucky households will get to move in here. Join us at our Annual Meeting and Dinner to celebrate this and so much more on Oct 11th at ... See more

4 years ago
Taco & Burrito Alert! Achilito’s Taqueria Opening This Weekend

Get your appetite on! Along with the Greek food festival at St. Nectarios in #Rozzie, Achilito's Taqueria opens at #ForestHills in #JP this weekend!

Calling all taco lovers! Attention burrito enthusiasts! Hey, all you quesadilla aficionados! Achilito's Taqueria is opening in Forest Hills this weekend! "This weekend we will have a soft opening ... See more

4 years ago
Windows, doors, storm windows, storm doors

#ShopLocal and stay warmer this winter with new windows, on sale this month at Boston Building Resources!

Windows and doors, including those that match the styles of historic properties. Storm windows and storm doors.

4 years ago
A Far Cry Selected for the Barr-Klarman Massachusetts Arts Initiative

Major congrats to #JP-based A Far Cry on their #BarrKlarman Grant. Love to see excellence recognized!

We are pleased to announce that A Far Cry was selected to participate in the Barr-Klarman Massachusetts Arts Initiative – as announced earlier today on the Barr Foundation’s blog . A partnership ... See more

4 years ago
Vote Your Main Street 2018

Vote early, vote often for accessibility project at the Roslindale Congregational Church through #VoteYourMainStreet2018! Everyone can vote 5 times!

Now and until October 26, you can vote once a day for up to five Main Streets that you want to see receive a share of $2 million in American Express funding for preservation projects.

4 years ago
The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University - Day Planner

This Saturday 2-4PM at Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, experience #FogXFLO with the kids!

Sunday, October 28, 2:00-4:00pm (ages 8 and up) Location: Hunnewell Building and Lawn Discover the Fog with kids in four family drop in activities. At the Arnold Arboretum's own Fog x Hill, you can ... See more

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Luxuriant urban garden I’ve admired for decades, along Washington St. in #Rozzie.

4 years ago
Boston’s 10 friendliest parks for strollers, mapped

Our very own Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University in #JP and #Rozzie ranks high for the stroller-schlepping crowd!

It’s one of the more laborious rituals for Boston parents and other caregivers: Maneuvering the dang stroller out and about. These 10 swards—naturally beautiful, a cinch to navigate, and easy on ... See more

4 years ago

New listing! Restored or shored-up antique hotel in Three Forks, MT. Fluffy assistants are (l-r) Noodles and Levon.

4 years ago
Brassica Kitchen + Cafe

Reserve your spot NOW for a collaborative dinner at Brassica Kitchen + Cafe! Only from October 12-16!

October 16th - 20th!! The Brassica Team will be inviting @rrachelmiller of @nightshadepopup to create a collaborative dining experience!! To make reservation for this week head over to our website! ... See more

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Haley & Avi slightly hysterical at their closing today. They are the (ebulliently) happy owners of the first house in Dedham that’s over the county line!

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Talk about lighting a candle! #DavisSawinFlorist in #WestRox spreading the love today. #GoodNeighborDay.

4 years ago

Embarrassed to admit, my first visit to Exodus Bagels at their cafe location in #JP! You can still pick up larger orders in #Rozzie on weekends.

4 years ago

Thank you to all who recently started following my page! I hope you enjoy the scope of community info I share!

4 years ago
8th Annual Jamaica Plain Music Festival on Sept. 8

SO much to choose from this weekend! Jamaica Plain Music Festival in its 8th year!

More than 20 local musical acts (and The Footlight Club) will participate in the 8th Annual Jamaica Plain Music Festival this Saturday. "The JP Music Festival is a celebration of the music and ... See more

4 years ago

Talk about the persistence of Nature! Getting a condo ready on Forest Hills St. in #JP.

4 years ago
Chilean photography exhibition at Urbano Project

Perfect opportunity to check out The Urbano Project! Exhibit runs through October 5.

La Victoria: Resilience & Creativity, an exhibition of photographs by the SALTO Collective examining issues of belonging and identity in their home city of Santiago, Chile, will be on view at Urbano ... See more

4 years ago

From the Tooting My Own Horn Dept: this review from a #WestRox client dispels the notion that we #Realtors have it easy in a market as hot as the #BostonRE market is right now! So grateful to have ... See more

4 years ago
Christie Dustman & Company Inc.

Rare opportunity to feed your green thumb! Wednesday, Sept. 12 with Christie Dustman and The Evening Garden Club of West Roxbury!

Be sure to join our owner, Christie Dustman, as she discusses basic design principles to help you bring your landscaping dream to reality. She will be a guest speaker of The Evening Garden Club of ... See more

4 years ago
Southwest Boston Community Development Corporation | Affordable Housing

Application deadline 9/3 for the first affordable apartment building built in 25 years in #HydePark! Thanks Southwest Boston CDC for posting!

Southwest Boston CDC’s members and leaders care deeply about creating homes with rents and sales prices that reflect what people in Hyde Park and Roslindale can afford. We develop and preserve ... See more

4 years ago

From a RE office window in Spain. Look in the center of the array. Would we dare to be this silly in the States? Thanks for sending, Peg Preble!

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Interested in having your place pass home inspection? Make
sure your electric service resembles this NOT AT ALL!

4 years ago
Pizza with a Purpose Night to Benefit Hyde Square Task Force on Aug. 23

Tomorrow night -- #PizzaWithAPurpose -- benefit at Bella Luna Restaurant and Milky Way Lounge for Hyde Square Task Force!

Enjoy delicious hand-made pizzas while raising money for Hyde Square Task Force on August 23. You can help us amplify the power, creativity, and voices of youth so they can build a just, equitable ... See more

4 years ago
Nutrition

Thank you, Newman's Own, for your $35K donation to The Food Project! I'll be riding with the Ride For Food on 9/23 to add to those funds! http://newmansownfoundation.org/nutrition

Newman's Own Foundation turns all profits from the sale of Newman's Own products into charitable donations.

4 years ago

#GreenSpace update: Urban Edge wins CPA funding for #DelphinesCourtyard at #67WalnutPark & Columbus Ave. Great collaborative venture with Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library! Work ... See more

4 years ago
Jamaica Plain Arts Council- JP Open Studios

Jamaica Plain Arts Council- JP Open Studios will be here before you know it, but still plenty of time to show your support!

JP Open Studios would not be possible without the support of our wonderful Jamaica Plain community. Thank you to just a few of our sponsors for supporting our artists year after year! #JPOS2018 ... See more

4 years ago
Jamaica Plain News on Twitter

How lucky are we to have our very own #FogSculpture in #JP!

“Fog ‘Sculptures’ Celebrating 20 Years of Emerald Necklace Conservancy and more from Jamaica Plain News - https://t.co/Pu4WwMD0mN

4 years ago

No need to fret: #GlennWilliams supplying sound — rain or shine — at Roslindale Village Main Street#FarmersMarket!

4 years ago
Test Your Recycling IQ

Clean and appropriate recycling is now more critical than ever, with China rejecting ANY contaminated items! Take this quick quiz from Boston Building Resources !

Pop quiz! Which of the following items are recyclable in the city of Boston? (Answers at end of article.) 1. Aluminum foil   2. Pizza boxes   3. Styrofoam   4. Paper egg cartons   5. Cereal box ... See more

4 years ago

When you’re down at Nantasket, be sure to support #Rozzie’s very own #VillageMarket!

4 years ago
MHS Collections Online: Tea leaves in glass bottle collected on the shore of Dorchester Neck the morning of 17 December 1773

#BostonTeaParty leftovers?!

Massachusetts Historical Society, Collections Online: Tea leaves in glass bottle collected on the shore of Dorchester Neck the morning of 17 December 1773

4 years ago

A first! Out touring open houses with clients Sunday afternoon and these #Dedham homeowners put out this welcoming spread! My clients loved the welcome, and the house!

4 years ago

Refresher: Top 5 Household Things We Forget to Clean
(Note to self, too!)

1. The toggles on our wall switches.

2. The vent fans in our bathrooms.

3. The light bulbs in our lamps, chandeliers ... See more

4 years ago
Butterfly Hollow Opening at Franklin Park Zoo

Need a timeout during these crazy days? Let #ButterflyHollow at Franklin Park Zoo take you away, just like Calgon used to do!

Don’t miss Butterfly Hollow at Franklin Park Zoo! The popular, seasonal exhibit will open June 16 (weather-permitting). At Butterfly Hollow, guests have the opportunity to stroll through this ... See more

4 years ago

Call to artists! Today is the final day to register for Roslindale Open Studios 2018!

4 years ago
Annual Club Clean Out July 14th 10am - 4pm

Looking to really clean up in show biz? Here's a backstage opp from The Footlight Club in #JP!

We will be focusing on many areas at the club, such as the basement, tool room, flat room, wood room, backstage, paint shelves, etc.   If you have a particular area of interest, please let us know ... See more

4 years ago
Get Your Tix Now: Jamaica Plan Garden Tour on Saturday

This Saturday, self-guided first-ever Jamaica Plain Garden Tour!

The 1st Annual Jamaica Plain Garden Tour by the Trustees of Boston Community Gardens is this Saturday, and will feature more than 20 privately owned gardens. This is a self-guided tour through 24 ... See more

4 years ago
A New ICA Exhibit Gives the Spotlight to Overlooked Black Female Artists

Through September 30 at The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston -- rare opportunity to view the work of under-sung artists!

The exhibit reexamines second wave feminism and the black arts movement.

4 years ago
Daily Rainfall

For gardeners and fledgling meteorologists -- great service from Boston Water and Sewer Commission!

4 years ago
Boston Building Resources

You're flushing $$ down the drain if you don't take advantage of this sale at Boston Building Resources!

We inspire, educate, and empower homeowners to increase the efficiency and value of their homes with affordable, environmentally friendly solutions.

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Big doings on #PetersHill in #Rozzie: new sidewalk ramps all along Walter St., two bus stops removed and accessible loading areas installed and a new bench in the Rozzie side of the Arnold Arboretum ... See more

4 years ago
Roslindale Village Main Street

Starting this Saturday, there IS such a thing as a free lunch! Thank you, Roslindale Village Main Street! #SummerEatsMA

Summer can be difficult for families when kids don’t get their breakfast and lunch from the school cafeteria. That’s why we’re going to be serving free lunch during school vacation at the RVMS ... See more

4 years ago
Springhouse Senior Living’s ‘Inspector Gadget’ Wins 2018 Excellence Award from Mass Assisted Living Association

Love this! "Inspector Gadget" honored at Springhouse Senior Living Community, part of Rogerson Communities, in #JP! We may be old, but we know stuff!

An employee of Springhouse Senior Living, nicknamed Inspector Gadget, was recently named a recipient of the Facilities/Maintenance Excellence Award by the Massachusetts Assisted Living Association ... See more

4 years ago
jpporchfest.org

Next Saturday, July 7, #JPPorchfest! Here's a printable version of the guide to every site!

4 years ago
Join Officers from the Boston Police Department for "Zumba with a Cop!"

What could be more fun than #ZumbaWithACop in #JP? Every Thursday night 'til August 2!

The Boston Police District E-13 Community Service Office would like to invite everyone to participate in "Zumba with a Cop".  The FREE Zumba lessons will be held on Thursdays at 6:30 pm behind ... See more

4 years ago
Miranda Honored at State House for Commitment to Anti-Poverty Initiatives in JP

Thank you, Representative Liz Malia, and congrats to #Carol Miranda and the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women for all you do for #JP, #Rozzie and beyond.

In a recent State House ceremony, state Rep. Liz Malia (D-11th Suffolk) honored Carol Miranda, as a member of the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women’s (MCSW) 2018 class of Unsung ... See more

4 years ago
BPD Catch & Release Fishing Derby for Kids at Jamaica Pond on June 30

Something fishy in #JP Saturday morning -- not a bait-and-switch!

4 years ago
Protecting children from window falls

Discounted pricing on child-safe window grates -- thank you, Boston Building Resources!

Dr. Jennifer Lo from the Boston Public Health Commission has some helpful tips to protect your children from window falls.

4 years ago
Ground Broken for 47 Affordable Apartments at 61 Heath Street

47 affordable units coming to #JP, 7 of them for people with mobility and sensory issues! Kudos to #JPNDC and #BackOfTheHill!

Two local development corporations held a groundbreaking on May 31st to celebrate the beginning of construction for an apartment building of 47 affordable units. The 56,290 square foot, 4-story, ... See more

4 years ago
Screen on the Green Returns Thursday with ArtWalk, Food Trucks and More

#FirstThursday is back next week in #JP as is #screenonthegreen at Loring-Greenough House!

The very popular Screen on the Green returns this week to the Loring-Greenough House as part of First Thursdays ArtWalk -- and the food trucks are back, too! During First Thursdays ArtWalk local ... See more

4 years ago
Boston housing prices: Why they’re so high

You might already know, actually or intuitively, some of the answers about #BostonRealEstate but this article fills in a few of the blanks.

Poor planning, perennially high demand, and horrid commutes are just a few of the reasons.

4 years ago
Restaurant Alert: Juicygreens Now Open on South Street!

Long-vacant space on South Street in #JP has a bright new face! Welcome, Juicygreens!

With a steady stream of customers, Juicygreens opened with a soft (and tasty) opening last Thursday. "It's been a lot of fun getting started and we're adding items every day," said Mike Lowney, who ... See more

4 years ago
Jamaica Plain News

Good news for #BPS close to home -- congratulations to #JP's Craig Martin!

A JP resident was named Massachusetts elementary school principal of the year!

4 years ago
Birch St. House & Garden

Perfect day for sunny savings at Birch St. House & Garden!

Open Me Up for Savings this weekend

4 years ago
Stone Age Bread | Servings

Fred Flintstone flourless bread recipe from our friends at Community Servings in #JP. No kneading needed!

This hearty bread is a great way to start your day off with healthy fiber and protein.

4 years ago
The Clutter Queen is Here to Help You

Spring cleaning time has passed, folks. If you're still looking at too much stuff, contact The Clutter Queen. Here's how she works her magic:

Rhea Becker has worn many hats. She's been a published journalist in publications including People magazine and the Boston Globe. She was the president of the Jamaica Plain Historical Society. And ... See more

4 years ago

From Zillow and the Tooting My Own Horn Department. I'm so lucky to work with such great clients!

05/17/2018
"Navigating the real estate process (both selling and buying) is a daunting ... See more

4 years ago
45+ Bizs Participating in 4th Annual Inside Out Sidewalk Sale Along Centre Street on May 19

#InsideOut this Saturday in #JP! Shop, eat, meet!

More than 45 businesses will turn their stores and restaurants inside out for you to stroll, shop and eat during the 4th Annual Inside Out Sidewalk Sale along Centre Street on May 19. The sale will ... See more

4 years ago

New cover photo courtesy of Bob D.Ward. Can you identify the street in #Rozzie?

4 years ago

A 3-bedroom Cape, in #WestRoxbury, more than $100K over list price. Too late to hold onto our hats, folks!

SOLD
15 Burrwood Rd.
West Roxbury

List Price: $575,000
Sale Price: $679,000
Style: Cape ... See more

4 years ago
Amended ordinance creates guidelines for short-term rentals in Boston

Marty Walsh lays down new rules for short-term rentals in Boston. Let's see who complies!

Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced that he has filed an amended citywide ordinance establishing guidelines and regulations to better track and regulate short-term rentals in the City of Boston.

4 years ago
Dirty Old Boston

106 years ago, looking down Boylston St. from Mass. Ave. The firehouse and the brick building across Gloucester are easily identifiable, but on the inbound side...! Thanks Dirty Old Boston!

Boylston from Mass, 1912.

4 years ago
Lead Paint

Informative quick read on a few aspects of the lead paint law in Mass. An endlessly interesting topic for us #Realtors!

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Nice view of the site that put #Rozzie on the map back in 1887!

4 years ago
JUDITH JEANNE "JUDY" MOSES's Obituary on Boston Globe

A great loss to our Realtor community over the weekend: Judy Moses was a bright light who consistently rose above the fray of this crazy business! We will miss her steadying presence.

Read the Obituary and view the Guest Book, leave condolences or send flowers. | MOSES, Judith Jeanne "Judy" Of Chestnut Hill, formerly of Winthrop suddenly by accident on April 29, 2018. Beloved wife ... See more

4 years ago
40th Wake Up the Earth Parade and Festival on Saturday

We might even have nice weather for #WakeUptheEarthFestival in #JP this Saturday!

The earth has certainly had quite the slumber this winter and while we've had warmer days recently it's time to Wake Up the Earth with the annual parade and festival this Saturday! This year is the ... See more

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Here in Chester, VT. Intricate slate roofs abound, and a tiny house on Main Street.

4 years ago

In MLS today: typos throughout, but the one right at the end really stinks!?"This unit is location on the end, with a porch and a distinguished gable screened in deck. The property is well maintain ... See more

4 years ago
Insight Realty Group

So NOT surprised to see #Rozzie and #JP on this list. The percentage of value increases since 2012 is astonishing!

Roslindale, a top 10 in Massachusetts!

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

@BaySweetsMarket in #WestRox looking as tasty as their food!

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

My clients worked tirelessly for perfection. Broker open — public invited — today at 52 Metropolitan in # Rozzie!

4 years ago

5 good things this cold rainy weather does for marketing your home:
1. If your basement is dry in this weather, buyers are confident it’s really dry!
2. If you have a fireplace, great opportunity ... See more

4 years ago
Shattuck Hospital Relocating Inpatient Beds, Adding Housing for Homeless: Public Meetings April 12th & 26th

Good news on a not-so-popular aspect of #BostonRealEstate Kudos, #ShattuckHospital and the Commonwealth!

The Shattuck Hospital campus will see a bunch of changes in the coming months and years. The state is planning to relocate 260 inpatient beds and other programs from Jamaica Plain to the South End in ... See more

4 years ago
Visual Zoning & Building Code - General Public

Express your feelings about current sources of info when you have zoning questions. Quick survey from Boston Building Resources.

Part of the curriculum for the Masters of Architecture program as Northeastern University, we are required to create a product or service that fills a gap in the industry. Your feedback will help ... See more

4 years ago

So proud to be putting this Parkway beauty in #Rozzie on the market! Open Sunday 12:30-2 at 181 Beech.

4 years ago
Boston sidewalk repairs to focus on previously underserved neighborhoods

City commits $2M to repair sidewalks in Roxbury. We pay $3.6M to fly DT to Florida every weekend. Sigh. https://boston.curbed.com/2018/3/5/17079116/boston-sidewalk-repairs-equity

A recent analysis showed that 65 percent of Roxbury and Dorchester sidewalks were in no better than fair condition. In Downtown Boston and Back Bay, 68 percent of sidewalks were in good condition.

4 years ago
Linda Burnett, Realtor's cover photo

You'll notice this view is from the Menino days. We will soon be in petunias and impatiens!

4 years ago

Happy to report April showers of property, finally, for this parched market! Buyers, gird your loins for a busy #openhouse weekend in #Rozzie, #WestRox & #JP!

4 years ago
The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University - Day Planner

Learn the how and why of a herbarium at Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University tomorrow afternoon. A rare opportunity to view this collection!

Participants in this special indoor tour will take a look at the historic Arnold Arboretum collection and find out how and why an herbarium is assembled. Meet in the Visitor Center of the Hunnewell ... See more

4 years ago

Believe it or not, we're only a couple of weeks away from many of these photos becoming real!

4 years ago
RVMS Annual Meeting & Strategic Plan Release Party

#RVMS knows how to throw a party! Fabulous excuse to catch up with EVERYONE!

The RVMS Annual Meeting is an opportunity for RVMS to present what we've accomplished in 2017 - from our many events, to the projects our committees have worked on for the business community. ... See more

4 years ago

Five things #sellers can leave to make a Realtor's life a little easier when they're selling a vacant property:

1. A small trash receptacle under the kitchen sink

2. A roll of paper towels

3. ... See more

4 years ago
What to Do With All That Stuff

Terrific article on #decluttering, featuring quotes from The Clutter Queen, based in #JP!

Decluttering makes staging, selling, and moving easier—and less costly. As selling and spring cleaning seasons kick into high gear, create a toolbox of local solutions to help clients shed their ... See more

4 years ago
On the Market: A Quirky One-Bedroom in Beacon Hill

A one-bedroom condo on Joy Street, $1200 per square foot. #JP, #Rozzie and #WestRox are super-affordable!

It's for sale for the first time in 25 years.

4 years ago
Rainer Plaschka's fundraising page for Boston Cyclists Union

My wonderful client, Rainer, will be biking his butt off for a very good cause: Boston Cyclists Union!

Bos/tréal (pronounced Boss-tree-all) is a 400 mile bike ride from Boston to Montreal, Quebec to benefit the Bike Union, and bring cyclists to a city that serves as an example of what Boston could be ... See more

4 years ago

Dorchester folks: add your voice to the discussion about Boston's #MLK memorial -- Monday night in Grove Hall. 2018 is the 50th anniversary of Dr. King's death.

4 years ago
Kitchen Design Workshop

I guess it's a good thing for Boston Building Resources that their kitchen planning series is totally booked. There is, however, a waiting list, so sign up ... See more

(This workshop is full; a waiting list is available.) This two-part workshop will cover everything you need to know to design a kitchen that fits your lifestyle. In Part 1, we start with a basic ... See more

4 years ago

Diane's Bakery, in #Rozzie for decades, treats your sweet tooth with the best! #RosLove #ShopSmall #ShopLocal

4 years ago

Calling #Boston cartologists: map neighborhoods via crowdsourcing on @Bostonography.com!

4 years ago
New Exhibit 'Mars on Earth' Opens at Jamaica Plain Branch Library on March 2nd

Out-of-this-world photos by #CassandraKlos here on Earth at the Jamaica Plain Branch of the Boston Public Library!

The latest art exhibit at the Jamaica Plain Branch Library presents photos that show a real-life experience on earth that simulates Mars' environment. The exhibit's photos by conceptual artist ... See more

4 years ago
Insight Realty Group

? being a part of Insight Realty Group!

From the Tooting Our Own Horn Dept: Insight closed a total of 153 transaction sides last year in #WestRoxbury and #Rozzie. Our nearest competitor closed only 53. Frankly, we are killing it! ... See more

4 years ago
First Thursdays ArtWalks Begin March 1st

Sure sign of spring! #FirstThursdays resume today in #JP!

Many Jamaica Plain businesses have scheduled art shows, musicians and fun shopping events ready for this year's First Thursdays ArtWalks that are beginning this week. First Thursday is presented by ... See more

4 years ago
The Power of Three

Fab concert series coming up in March at Trillium Brewing Company in #Rozzie!

The Power of Three: a band, a beer and a cause meet at the Trillium Garden to make a difference. Enjoy this live music series on Wednesday evenings in March at the Roslindale Substation thanks to ... See more

4 years ago

Happy trio after Erik and Caroline closed on their jewel-box house in #WestRoxbury today!

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

The fast-changing face of Forest Hills. New condos up and occupied, large apt. building well on its way!

4 years ago
Curbed

Renaissance of the ranch -- great little video!

This popular house type was the setting for The Brady Bunch, The Golden Girls, and Breaking Bad.

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

At last, Exodus Bagels open in #JP! NYC bagels without the Amtrak fare!

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Here's how to market a property in #JP! The listing agent clearly didn't have 20 seconds to spare! #goodstagingsellshomes

4 years ago
11 ugly urban underpasses now functioning as public parks

An 8-acre park in the South End -- who knew? Underground at Ink Block a definite destination as the weather warms up.

How cities across North America are transforming wasted space into community hot spots.

4 years ago
Emergency Planning Guide for Families

We're all about people having a place to call home! Guidelines released last week for immigrants in danger of deportation. Thank you, AG Maura Healey!

Parents with uncertain immigration status may be concerned about the care and custody of their children in the event of sudden detention or deportation by federal immigration officials. The following ... See more

4 years ago

Simple reaction to federal budget cuts! #FairFoods in front of the Community Center in #RozzieVillage this afternoon. $2.00 per bag! #Roslove #actlocally

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

BONKERS! Open house in #HydePark at 9 Deforest Street.

4 years ago

Latest addition to the minister gallery at #TrinityChurch. Samuel Lloyd III.

4 years ago

Classic Boston, courtesy of Rhea Becker, local historian and bon vivant!

4 years ago
3 Merchants. 1 Day.

Shop where your heart is, this Saturday in #Rozzie Village! #roslove #shopsmall #shoplocal

The merchants of Birch & Belgrade Streets are crossing the square and setting up shop inside the Trillium Beer Garden the Saturday before Valentine's Day. What better way to remember your sweetie ... See more

4 years ago
Business Profile: Fornax Bread Company - Roslindale Village Main Street

A mainstay in #Rozzie, Fornax Bread Company! Terrific interview with the bakers/chefs courtesy of Roslindale Village Main Street.

Fornax Bread Company Business Profile THIS IS PART FOUR OF A FIVE-PART SERIES OF PHOTOS AND PROFILES OF BUSINESSES IN ROSLINDALE VILLAGE. RVMS PHOTOGRAPHER, BRUCE SPERO, AND RVMS PROGRAM MANAGER, ... See more

4 years ago
Provincetown's Lobster Pot Is Licensing Its Iconic Brand

How do we feel about The Lobster Pot going viral? Gives me pause, or should I say, claws?

The Cape Cod landmark will focus on expanding in the northeastern U.S.

4 years ago
Fresh Truck

Fruits and veggies come to you! Fresh Truck spring schedule is here.

We are excited to be rolling out our Spring Schedule on February 5th. Take a look at where you can find Fresh Truck in your neighborhood! www.freshtruck.org/schedule

4 years ago
Linda Burnett, Realtor's cover photo

Trompe l'oeil ceiling in Italy

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Edgecombe Gray and freshly-refinished floors: striding toward the finish line at a great 3BR home in #HydePark!

4 years ago

Looking good, Logan Square! #HydePark150

4 years ago
3 Merchants. 1 Day.

#RoslindaleFarmersMarket and #ValentinesMarket -- can you get any more #Rozzie than this?

The merchants of Birch & Belgrade Streets are crossing the square and setting up shop inside the Trillium Beer Garden the Saturday before Valentine's Day. What better way to remember your sweetie ... See more

4 years ago

Special story hour for tykes 18 mos.+ at Jamaica Plain Branch of the Boston Public Library -- next Wednesday!

4 years ago

Special story hour for tykes 18 mos.+ at Jamaica Plain Branch of the Boston Public Library -- next Wednesday!

4 years ago
Photos from Linda Burnett, Realtor's post

Closing on a #HydePark house today. Fab broker on right with jubilant new homeowner, who just happens to be her sister!