Boston, Massachusetts 

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Housing in Boston, Massachusetts

The median home cost in Boston is $587,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 81.6%. Home Appreciation in Boston is up 6.9%. Browse Boston Real Estate

Average Age of Homes
- The median age of Boston real estate is 74 years old
The Rental Market in Boston
- Renters make up 60.4% of the Boston population
- 8.2% of houses and apartments in Boston, are unoccupied (vacancy rate)
- See the available apartments and rentals in Boston
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Local Listings in Boston, MA
 $549,900 
26 Manila Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1228 SqFt
 $549,900 
26 Manila Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1228 SqFt
 $599,000 
23 Brush Hill Ter
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1400 SqFt
 $599,184 
105 Cedar St
Bed -1 | Bath 0.0 | 2409 SqFt

HOUSING BY YEAR BUILT

  HOUSINGBoston, MassachusettsUnited States
  Median Home Age7840
  Median Home Cost$608,900$219,700
  Home Appr. Last 12 months6.91%7.66%
  Home Appr. Last 5 yrs.51.18%36.98%
  Home Appr. Last 10 yrs.81.59%28.20%
  Property Tax Rate$7.19$11.78
  Property Taxes Paid$3,271$2,279
  Homes Owned32.57%56.01%
  Housing Vacant7.85%12.24%
  Homes Rented59.58%31.75%
  AVERAGE RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
  Average Rent$2,668$1,391
  Studio Apartment$1,639$821
  1 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,836$930
  2 Bedroom Home or Apartment$2,238$1,148
  3 Bedroom Home or Apartment$2,805$1,537
  4 Bedroom Home or Apartment$3,027$1,791
  VACANT HOUSING
  Vacant For Rent1.80%2.10%
  Vacant Rented1.31%0.46%
  Vacant For Sale0.37%0.99%
  Vacant Sold1.37%0.48%
  Vacant Vacation1.27%4.03%
  Vacant Other1.74%4.17%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  Less Than $20,0001.62%3.52%
  $20,000 to $39,9990.35%3.08%
  $40,000 to $59,9990.21%3.89%
  $60,000 to $79,9990.12%5.41%
  $80,000 to $99,9990.19%6.34%
  $100,000 to $149,9991.16%14.71%
  $150,000 to $199,9992.88%14.63%
  $200,000 to $299,99912.51%18.73%
  $300,000 to $399,99920.62%11.05%
  $400,000 to $499,99918.72%6.22%
  $500,000 to $749,99925.18%7.00%
  $750,000 to $999,9997.07%2.70%
  $1,000,000 to $1,499,9994.63%1.46%
  $1,500,000 to $1,999,9991.78%0.53%
  $2,000,000 and over2.95%0.75%
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    Reviews for Boston    112 Reviews
    history - 2/22/2019
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    Not for me - 3/13/2018
    I don't know how many stars are displayed on this web page but I rated Boston just one star. Frankly I don’t know why anybody would want to live in the Boston area... Read More

    Historical, culture, - 2/7/2018
    Very convenient to get around by foot.. car traffic is more difficult. Top on historic, preservation, like walking back in history. North End, Haymarket Square, Boston... Read More


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    NEW LISTINGS IN BOSTON MA
    $549,900
    26 Manila Ave
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $599,000
    23 Brush Hill Ter
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $599,184
    105 Cedar St
    Bed -1 | Bath 0.0 |

    $490,000
    2 Red Pine Rd
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $629,000
    173 Belgrade Ave
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $610,000
    36 Laurie Ave
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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