Katheleen Conti

Conti is a general assignment business reporter for the Globe. She has also covered a wide range of issues in Greater Boston suburbs for Globe NorthWest, GlobeNorth and GlobeSouth, including transportation, immigration, environment, crime, schools, and government. She previously worked at the Eagle-Tribune, where she covered education and immigration issues, and was the editor of the Tribune’s Spanish-language newspaper, El Puente (The Bridge).

Latest stories

Polartec plant to be put up for auction

By , Globe Staff

The starting bid for the textile plant straddling nearly 15 acres in Methuen and Lawrence will be $1.5 million.

Why is this house listed at $6 million? Location, location, location

By , Globe Staff

Virginia Luscinski’s properties are mere feet away from a $200 million massive residential and commercial development that’s currently underway at South Bay Center.

M. Steinert and Sons has 120 years’ worth of stuff to buy

By , Globe Staff

From furniture to Cold War-era memorabilia, the massive estate sale could draw hundreds of treasure hunters and collectors.

This year, Boston-area renters may feel less pressured as new buildings open

By , Globe Staff

Unlike in years past, renters may find themselves with more options, less pressure, and smaller rent spikes as more new units flood the market.