Scott Van Voorhis

A veteran financial journalist, Scott Van Voorhis has over two decades of experience as a Boston-based reporter and writer, covering a wide range of business sectors, from homes sales and real estate development to the financial services, high tech and casino gambling sectors.

Scott launched V2 Content Solutions, a business writing and content provider service, in 2008. He currently writes about residential real estate for Boston.com, covers construction issues for Engineering News-Record, and produces a weekly column on local business trends for Banker & Tradesman. Additionally, Scott reports on casino regulatory trends in the Northeast for the London-based trade website GamblingCompliance.com and on digital currency oversight for Payments Compliance, a sister publication. He also provides blogs, white papers and other editorial services for a range of clients, including the Urban Land Institute.

Previously, Scott was a business reporter at the Boston Herald for eight years, during which he was recognized by the New England Associated Press News Executives Association for his reporting on the subprime mortgage market meltdown as well as the landmark, $700 million-plus sale of the Boston Red Sox. Prior to his work at the Herald, he served as senior reporter at the Boston Business Journal, a staff writer for Banker & Tradesman, and a reporter for The Eagle-Tribune and the Haverhill Gazette, a pair of daily newspapers in Boston’s suburbs. 

Scott has a master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and an undergraduate degree in English from the University of Massachusetts Boston. He lives in Natick, Massachusetts, with his wife and three children.

He currently blogs daily on residential real estate for Boston.com, writes the Forever 128 column for the Globe West section of the The Boston Globe, and produces a weekly column on local business trends for Banker & Tradesman. Additionally Scott reports on the casino and gaming trends in the Northeast for the London-based trade website GamblingCompliance.com. He also provides a range of corporate writing services, from white papers to blogs. Other clients have included Mass Insight, State Street Bank, and the University of Massachusetts.

He currently blogs daily on residential real estate for Boston.com, writes the Forever 128 column for the Globe West section of the The Boston Globe, and produces a weekly column on local business trends for Banker & Tradesman. Additionally Scott reports on the casino and gaming trends in the Northeast for the London-based trade website GamblingCompliance.com. He also provides a range of corporate writing services, from white papers to blogs. Other clients have included Mass Insight, State Street Bank, and the University of Massachusetts.

Recent Articles By The Author

Best Buy to Pitch Investors on Push Into Healthcare

Best Buy to Pitch Investors on Push Into Healthcare

Well-known for its sales of computers and everything electronic, Best Buy is now targeting the trillions spent by consumers on health items.

Vitamin Shoppe Shares See Unhealthy Decline as Competing Bid Falls Out

Vitamin Shoppe Shares See Unhealthy Decline as Competing Bid Falls Out

Vitamin Shoppe will 'cease negotiations' with an unnamed, third party 'in light of the failure of the bidder to obtain committed financing.' The loss of the competing bid, however, will have no impact on Liberty Tax's previously announced acqusition of the Vitamin Shoppe, which is moving forward as planned.

Netflix Shares Down After Analyst Slashes Target Price

Netflix Shares Down After Analyst Slashes Target Price

Pivotal Research, which has been bullish on Netflix, contends the video streaming giant has what it takes to win in an all-out war for subscribers in an increasingly competitive streaming field but will take a hit to its profitability over the shorter term.

Honda Cuts Wind, Solar Deals to Slash Carbon Emissions by 60%

Honda Cuts Wind, Solar Deals to Slash Carbon Emissions by 60%

Honda has inked a pair of deals to offset carbon emissions by its U.S. car plants with green power from a pair of giant wind and solar projects in Oklahoma and Texas.

Google Launches Play Pass Games Subscription Service

Google Launches Play Pass Games Subscription Service

Google Play Pass is designed to go head-to-head with Apple Arcade, which the Cupertino, Calif-based tech giant launched last week.

GM's Stock Price Sputters as Strike Enters Second Week

GM's Stock Price Sputters as Strike Enters Second Week

The costs of the job action are mounting at GM, which J.P. Morgan analysts estimate stands to lose $75 million a day in lost car production and sales.

Lululemon Up After Piper Jaffray Initiatives Coverage With Overweight Rating

Lululemon Up After Piper Jaffray Initiatives Coverage With Overweight Rating

Lululemon is pushing to double sales in men's sportswear and related products, as well as in its more profitable digital offerings, by 2023, while also quadrupling international sales over the next four years.

URI Gets Big Lift After Analyst Upgrade of Construction Equipment Renter

URI Gets Big Lift After Analyst Upgrade of Construction Equipment Renter

Goldman analyst Jerry Revich raises his price target for United Rentals to $165 a share, up from $128 previously, with inventory in the construction rental equipment sector showing signs of stabilization.

Micron Shares Edge Up Following Bullish Analyst Note

Micron Shares Edge Up Following Bullish Analyst Note

J.P. Morgan sees a smoother-than-expected road ahead for Micron, with the chipmaker boosted by better-than-expected pricing for its NAND flash memory chips.

Scholastic Shares Move Higher as Investors Hit the Books

Scholastic Shares Move Higher as Investors Hit the Books

Sales of popular Children's titles like 'Dog Man' and 'Wings of Fire' help drive up first-quarter revenue for publisher Scholastic.