Andrea Estes

Estes is an investigative reporter specializing in government accountability. She has covered the State House, Boston City Hall, and the federal courts and served on the Spotlight investigative team exposing corrupt hiring practices in the state Probation Department. Her reporting on former House Speaker Salvatore F. DiMasi led to federal corruption charges.

Latest stories

Joyce defends home renovations

By , Globe Staff

The state senator denounced a Boston Globe story last week raising questions about whether the work was reflected in the home’s assessed tax value.

Milton scrutinizing Joyce’s house, property tax bill

By , Globe Staff

Town officials are investigating why the property tax bills appear to be only half what they should be.

Did Brian Joyce shortchange town on property taxes?

By , Globe Staff

The embattled lawmaker may have been paying the town of Milton tens of thousands of dollars less than he should have.

Formerly homeless man wins case against investor

By , Globe Staff

Nearly two decades after John Henry Wenk sold his Brighton house to a man who never paid, he may finally get his money.