Boston, Massachusetts 

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Housing in Boston, Massachusetts

The median home cost in Boston is $667,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 86.7%. Home Appreciation in Boston is up 6.5%.

Average Age of Homes
- The median age of Boston real estate is 78 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

DID YOU KNOW
Buying a home is the biggest single purchase most people make during their lives. The second largest is most often an automobile.



MEDIAN MONTHLY RENT BY NUMBER OF BEDROOMS

HOUSING BY YEAR BUILT

  HOUSINGBoston, MassachusettsUnited States
  294,418137,428,986
  7841
  $667,000$291,700
  6.5%15.0%
  27.1%42.4%
  86.7%77.0%
  $6.56$11.36
  $4,333$2,724
  32.1%56.2%
  8.5%12.1%
  59.5%31.6%
  VACANT HOUSING
  1.8%2.0%
  1.2%0.4%
  0.4%0.9%
  1.6%0.5%
  1.6%4.0%
  1.8%4.3%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  1.0%2.7%
  0.5%2.7%
  0.2%3.4%
  0.1%4.7%
  0.1%5.5%
  0.4%13.3%
  1.4%14.0%
  8.2%19.6%
  16.2%12.2%
  17.9%7.1%
  29.8%8.2%
  10.6%3.2%
  6.7%1.8%
  2.7%0.7%
  4.1%0.9%
  HOUSING UNITS BY YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
  2.7%2.5%
  2.2%2.7%
  6.5%14.0%
  4.2%13.9%
  5.9%13.4%
  7.9%15.2%
  4.2%13.9%
  7.3%10.3%
  5.8%4.9%
  49.7%12.6%
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    Reviews for Boston    121 Reviews
    Many pros, but all are outweighed by the cons - 1/31/2022
    I've lived in/near Boston my whole life almost. It has many pros such as a big city feel, extremely safe, reliable train transportation, great food. However any pro... Read More

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    Do you want to feel poor?! Come on down! - 10/4/2021
    I moved to MA from the country of Georgia in eastern Europe. Then traveled quite a bit in the U.S. Boston definitely has its own flavor. Suburbs offer okay schools,... Read More

    Best City in the US - 7/5/2021
    I've lived in Boston for over 25 years and LOVE... Read More


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