March 22, 2013
Brokers wrapped up a blockbuster deal in Boston?s Back Bay this week, finalizing the $14.5 million sale of the Ames-Webster mansion.
But it took three years and a hefty 37 percent price cut before a deep-pocketed Saudi businessman snapped up 306 Dartmouth St., one of the largest properties in the neighborhood.
The grand 26,000-square-foot property ? with 50 rooms and 28 fireplaces and parking for up to six cars ? hasn?t been serving as a home but rather the offices of owner Raymond Property Co., a Hub real estate developer.
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