Sold in Belmont: Only Million Dollar Homes Need Apply This Week

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Photo: The only single family home to sell last week and, as always, at a premium. A weekly recap of residential properties sold in the past seven days in the “Town of Homes.” • 58 Summitt Rd., Townhouse (2005). Sold: $1,140,000. Listed at $1,275,000. Living area: 2,880 sq.-ft. 9 rooms, 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths. On the market: 92 days. • […]

Sold in Belmont: A Softening in Multifamily Prices, For at Least a Week

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Photo: The only single family home to sell last week and, as always, at a premium. A weekly recap of residential properties sold in the past seven days in the “Town of Homes.” • 136 White St., Condominum (1910). Sold: $360,000. Listed at $414,900. Living area: 1,244 sq.-ft. 5 rooms, 2 bedrooms, 1 baths. On the market: 66 days. • 181 Claflin St., […]

Fill Some Holiday ‘Big Wishes’ at Belmont Savings’ Giving Tree Drive

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Photo: A giving tree at Belmont Savings. To help brighten the season for local children, Belmont Savings Bank is supporting the “Big Wishes Gift Drive” in its Belmont, Watertown and Cambridge branches to benefit the Home for Little Wanderers. From now until Dec. 15, those interested in participating can stop by Belmont Savings Bank branches […]

Panos Named A ‘Super Lawyer’ by Boston Magazine

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Photo: Laura Panos The Law Office of Laura A. Panos is proud to announce that its founder, Laura Panos, has been named one of Boston Magazine’s “Super Lawyers,” a designation given to outstanding attorneys. “I am honored this year to be selected to join such a distinguished circle of peers,” said Panos who has been […]

Belmont Savings’ ‘Turkey Brigade’ Made Deposits at Local Branches

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Photo: (from left) Belmont Savings’ Hal Tovin, COO; Sam Murphy, executive customer support; Katie Conachy, branch manager; and Bob Mahoney, president and CEO. On Tuesday, Nov. 22, Belmont Savings Bank President and CEO Bob Mahoney under the guise of Plymouth Pilgrim took his annual Thanksgiving tour of the bank’s branches in Belmont, Waltham, Watertown, Cambridge and […]

Sold in Belmont: Double the Size, Double the Price

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Photo: Bulking up on Cedar. A weekly recap of residential properties sold in the past seven days in the “Town of Homes.” • 222 Prospect St., Brick/frame modified Colonial (1936). Sold: $1,210,000. Listed at $1,100,000. Living area: 2,914 sq.-ft. 9 rooms, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. On the market: 61 days. • 96 Winter St., Ranch/Cape (1950). Sold: $700,000. Listed at $789,900. Living area: 1,885 sq.-ft. 6 rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2 […]

Breaking: Ohlin’s Bakery Leaving Cushing Square, Seeking Help to Find New Home

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Photo: The Klemm family – Paul Jr., Paul, Marybeth, and Emily – who own and run Ohlin’s Bakery in Cushing Square. After 101 years in Belmont, the legendary Ohlin’s Bakery at 456 Common St. is leaving its longtime home in Cushing Square for good, according to a Facebook message from its owners. Saying they are […]

Sporting Moves: Belmont Savings Assists Press Box, Boosters ‘B’ Drives

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Photo: What a new press box will look like in the fall of 2017. In less than a week, Belmont’s most prominent business has scored big with the town’s high school athletic program. On Monday, Nov. 7, the Belmont Savings Bank Foundation announced a $15,000 donation to complete the fundraising effort to build a new, […]

Belmont Savings Tops $2B in Total Assets with Record Earnings

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Photo: Belmont Savings Bank. It’s been a busy and fruitful 2016 for Belmont’s most prominent business. BSB Bancorp, Inc., the holding company for Belmont Savings Bank, the state-chartered savings bank headquartered in Belmont, reported last week a jump in net income – the difference between revenues generated by interest-bearing assets and the cost of servicing […]