Real Estate Editor

Eileen McEleney Woods

Eileen Woods edits and handles Web production for Address -- a weekly print section on buying and selling real estate, home design, DIY, and gardening -- and, which is the online version of all of the above with listings, open houses, and snapshots of the Boston-area market. She also writes the free weekly real estate newsletter Address.

Woods worked previously as a copy editor on the magazine and wrote its On the Block real estate column. A UNH grad, she was a layout editor on the Globe’s night copy desk. Before coming to the Globe, she was a copy editor at the Las Vegas Review-Journal, news editor at The Vermont Standard in Woodstock, Vt., and a reporter at The Recorder in Greenfield. She joined the Globe in 1999.

Latest stories

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