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hidden housing supply accessory apartments in the Boston area by Don Borchelt

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Published by The Council in Boston, MA .
Written in English



  • Boston (Mass.),
  • Massachusetts,
  • Boston Metropolitan Area.


  • Housing -- Massachusetts -- Boston Metropolitan Area.,
  • Accessory apartments -- Massachusetts -- Boston Metropolitan Area.,
  • Housing, Single family -- Conversion to accessory apartments.,
  • Boston (Mass.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Remodeling.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMetropolitan Area Planning Council ; [prepared by Don Borchelt].
ContributionsMassachusetts. Metropolitan Area Planning Council.
LC ClassificationsHD7288.85.M42 B633 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1814515M
LC Control Number89620693

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