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Small building condo conversions raising concerns at City Hall

One year ago   |   By Boston Herald

The number of small apartment buildings turning into condos has skyrocketed in recent years - a change city councilors and the mayor's office want to slow down.
Boston Housing Chief Sheila Dillon said 2,939 units have been turned into condos in the past five years, a massive increase over the 1,312 in the previous five years, before the last change to the city's condo-conversion ordinance.
City councilors plan to vote Wednesday to extend the city's current condo-conversion regulations for another year, a move supported by administration officials, as both sides look to further cut down...
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