Boston, Massachusetts 

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Housing in Boston, Massachusetts

The median home cost in Boston is $608,900. 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
- 1.8% of houses and apartments in Boston, are available to rent
- See the available apartments and rentals in Boston
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Local Listings in Boston, MA
 $630,000 
33 Parkman St
Bed 5 | Bath 2.0 | 2442 SqFt
 $630,000 
33 Parkman St
Bed 5 | Bath 2.0 | 2442 SqFt
 $639,000 
883 Adams St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 2080 SqFt
 $699,000 
69 Russett Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1504 SqFt

HOUSING BY YEAR BUILT

  HOUSINGBoston, MassachusettsUnited States
  7840
  $608,900$219,700
  6.9%7.7%
  51.2%37.0%
  81.6%28.2%
  $7.19$11.78
  $3,271$2,279
  32.6%56.0%
  7.9%12.2%
  59.6%31.8%
  AVERAGE RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
  $2,668$1,391
  $1,639$821
  $1,836$930
  $2,238$1,148
  $2,805$1,537
  $3,027$1,791
  VACANT HOUSING
  1.8%2.1%
  1.3%0.5%
  0.4%1.0%
  1.4%0.5%
  1.3%4.0%
  1.7%4.2%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  1.6%3.5%
  0.4%3.1%
  0.2%3.9%
  0.1%5.4%
  0.2%6.3%
  1.2%14.7%
  2.9%14.6%
  12.5%18.7%
  20.6%11.0%
  18.7%6.2%
  25.2%7.0%
  7.1%2.7%
  4.6%1.5%
  1.8%0.5%
  2.9%0.7%
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    Reviews for Boston    114 Reviews
    Overrated - 5/15/2019
    I rated "Just Okay" because Boston did offer a few things that other cities didn't. The schools are good, the public transit is OK and it's proximity to NYC is a winner.... Read More

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    Boston Is Not For Everyone - 4/23/2019
    I've lived in Boston 11+ years. Pros: history; Victorian and Colonial architecture; healthcare quality and options; cultural and economic opportunity; smart people move... Read More

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    NEW LISTINGS IN BOSTON MA
    $630,000
    33 Parkman St
    Bed 5 | Bath 2.0 |

    $639,000
    883 Adams St
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $699,000
    69 Russett Rd
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $695,000
    35 Emerson St
    Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

    $568,000
    8 Catherine St
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $699,000
    18 Greenwich St # 18
    Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |


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