Bow Lane Apartment Proposal Reduced to 93 Units

The Union Leader posted an update on the Bow Lane apartment project for any of you who haven’t been following messages on our Tree List. In the article, Bob Duval, an engineer with TF Moran who is working for the project, stated that “All of the improvements...

Extended Stay Hotel?

BEDFORD — A five-story, extended stay hotel is being eyed for the former Magdalen College property along South River Road. Conceptual plans have been presented to the Planning Board for the proposed 120-room hotel, potentially a future Home2 Suites by Hilton,...

Stop Beating a Dead Horse

Once again, developers proposing a massive high-density apartment complex in the middle of Bedford and their minions continue whining before town boards and in the newspapers about “workforce housing” (WFH). This we suspect, is a ploy to garner sympathy...

New Study on Tax Reform and Low-Income Housing

“The LIHTC is inefficient and bureaucratic. It breeds corruption in local governments and crowds out market-based housing. But by chanting “low income” and “affordable housing,” special-interest groups have distracted attention from the large LIHTC subsidies...

SB 15 Needs to Fail

Although this NPR article makes it sound otherwise, SB 15 has NOT yet “passed” the Senate. It has only been reviewed in committee and even then, the results have not yet been posted. From the sound of the article, it is possible the Senate committee voted...