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From church to condo: Boston real estate battles

The Boston Globe has published a story on the transformation of city churches that are no longer churches into high-end condominium developments:

The struggles of the Catholic Church, in particular, have left many residential areas pocked with deconsecrated houses of worship. With open parcels scarce and Boston’s real estate market hotter than ever, these churches are increasingly attractive as condominium developments.

But tinkering with the old and the holy, it turns out, comes with a particular set of challenges.

In most cases, it’s […]

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