Author: bmrb

Boston Shows Strength in Bond Sale

Boston’s financial position earned the highest ratings from Moody’s Investment Services and S&P Global in 2019. Both rating agencies cited the risk of climate change as a key issue in their ratings reports.

BOSTON HOMEOWNER TAX BENEFIT

Boston homeowners enjoy a very favorable property tax situation due primarily to the City’s 35% residential exemption and its shifting of the property tax burden to business property through its maximum application of classification.