Housing boom isn’t hitting Boston suburbs
Boston Globe - 05/14/2016
“Nobody has figured out how to build housing the middle class can afford,” said Barry Bluestone, a Northeastern University professor who studies the region’s housing market. “We’ve got to come up with some new answers.”
This comes as Massachusetts is building more housing than it has in nearly a decade. There were more building permits issued in the state in 2015 than in any year since 2006, according to an analysis by the Massachusetts Housing Partnership.