Winter's for Building

By Jordan Weinstein

Feb. 23, 2012

BOSTON — Though February's not over yet, all indicators are that this month will likely to go into the books as the fourth-mildest February on record. And while the season’s paltry snowfall has been lethal for New England ski resorts, it’s been a boon for commercial banks and builders. Sarah Coffey, financial services reporter at the Boston Business Journal, explained that beyond the balmy weather, banks are making loans to support the work.

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