0 Replies Latest reply on Feb 13, 2020 7:51 AM by Susy Young

    real estate transfer

    Susy Young Newbie

      i have found a notice in Boston Globe, 1875.  A property was sold for $4000 - land and buildings.  The seller was, I thought, dirt poor.  But that sum seems to equate to c.$100,000 in today's money.  would that have made him rich?   can someone explain?