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Nesterly formalizes partnership with the City of Boston

We’ve been full-time on Nesterly for just a couple of weeks now and we’ve got something pretty awesome to show for it: a signed partnership with the City of Boston! We’ll now be running a City-sponsored pilot program this summer and fall for the first Nesterly matches to move in September 1st!

Featured presenter at MIT Media Lab Housing Innovation Conference

On June 11, Fannie Mae and the Norman B. Leventhal Center for Advanced Urbanism at MIT convened faculty, industry leaders, and policy-makers to discuss disruptive technologies and innovative policy solutions.

Nesterly made the cut for global startup accelerator MassChallenge

Nesterly is delighted to announce that we’ve been accepted into the 2017 Boston MassChallenge class! From the MassChallenge press release:  “Selected by a community of more than 850 expert judges, this year’s competitive cohort represents the top 8% of applications from around the world, including 12 countries and 16 U.S. states.” As if that wasn’t […]

Nesterly joins Blue Ridge Labs’ 2017-18 Catalyst cohort

We have exciting news: we’ve been accepted into Blue Ridge Labs’ 2017 Catalyst cohort! Per their website, “Blue Ridge Labs is a place where technologists and communities work together to explore and build new solutions for New Yorkers. We provide space, funding, and resources to help launch and grow tech platforms that address economic inequality […]

Nesterly on display at the National Building Museum

National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. featured Nesterly in the exhibition, entitled Making Room: Housing for a Changing America.The exhibition examines the demographic and lifestyle shifts that are currently influencing the housing market, and the changing perceptions of home and residency that are part and parcel of them. The show includes a number of case […]

Nesterly featured in paper published by MIT Center for Real Estate

Our former professor, Albert Saiz, recently published a paper entitled Real Trends: The Future of Real Estate in the US. In it, he seeks to envision how economic and financial markets, as well as social influence will shape real estate in the coming decades. Nesterly is mentioned in Chapter 2! It’s a pretty interesting report, […]

Nesterly presents at the 2017 MAS Summit in NYC

On Monday, we were honored to deliver a presentation at the Morgan Library and Museum in NYC as part of the Municipal Arts Society’s  Eighth Annual Summit Pushing the Limits.

Nesterly speaks on HUBweek panel

Tonight we were invited to speak on a HUBweek panel entitled ‘Innovation, the New Foundation of Urban Living’. Founded by The Boston Globe, Harvard University, MIT, and Massachusetts General Hospital, HUBweek showcases, celebrates, and convenes the most inventive minds making an impact in Boston and around the world. The moderator was Tinchuck Ng, one of […]

Nesterly publishes joint press release with the Housing Innovation Lab

Big news: not only did the Mayor mention us in his Chamber of Commerce speech last week, but we were also featured prominently in the press release that the City put out summarizing his key points. In addition, we release a joint press release in partnership with City’s Housing Innovation Lab specific to the intergenerational […]

Mayor Marty Walsh announces success of intergenerational homesharing pilot

Mayor Marty Walsh highlights our pilot in his Chamber of Commerce speech, one of his three big yearly speeches.  The City of Boston is supporting thoughtful growth while lifting up our residents and preserving the city’s culture.Mayor Marty Walsh