Big Changes for Small Businesses

Big Changes for Small Businesses

Earlier this year the Supreme Judicial Court issued a decision in the case of Rental Property Management Services, et. al. v. Hatcher, 479 Mass. 542 (2018).  The Hatcher case began as an eviction action filed in the Western Division of the Housing Court.  The case was...
Boston Limits Short Term Residential Rentals

Boston Limits Short Term Residential Rentals

Effective January 1, 2019, the City of Boston will only allow short term residential rentals under specific circumstances. On June 13, 2018, the Boston City Council approved an ordinance that will prohibit owner investors from putting unoccupied residential units on...