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Boston, MA Local Area Information

What the Locals Think

6.8
Boston
Score: 6.8 out of 10
Ranked 1st best city in Massachusetts


Reviews

“Established, powerful, and wealthy city…”

Boston is the heart of New England, both geographically and culturally. It’s an old (by American standards), wealthy city with an established personality. Even though it’s full of green spaces, it manages to be one of the most densely pop…
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by MarthaB1



“Boston made everything bigger and more expensive to li…”

It used to be a small city with great charm. Wow its all down for the money. Down it goes and up it comes. The cost to live in Boston is disgusting, this was to be the poor peoples city, not any more thanks to you know who. What a waste of com…
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by SandraMastrocola



“Great City…”

Great place to visit. …
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by jswink



“One of the most beautiful cities in America…”

by AdamS



“Fun place to eat great food and have a great time….”

by KidwithFace






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Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $489,200

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $489,200 $187,000
Median Single Family Home Value $473,200 $185,900
Median Condo Value $502,300 $196,700
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $511,200 $144,700
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $473,500 $180,500
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $538,600 $300,000
Percent Homes Decreasing 20.6% 28.8%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $460 $118
Median Sale Price $508,900 $218,900
Property Tax $4,129 $2,181
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 4.4% 4.3%
1-Yr. Change 5.5% 4.9%


Neighborhoods in Boston, MA

Real Estate Market Activity

Recently sold Boston homes

Sold 05/27/2016 for $601,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 791 sq ft

Sold 05/27/2016 for $749,000
3 beds, 2.5 baths, 1,550 sq ft

Sold 05/27/2016 for $649,000
2 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,141 sq ft

Sold 05/26/2016 for $430,000
5 beds, 2.5 baths, 3,152 sq ft

Sold 05/26/2016 for $430,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 506 sq ft

Sold 05/26/2016 for $810,000
5 beds, 3.0 baths, 3,072 sq ft

Sold 05/26/2016 for $656,000
3 beds, 3.0 baths, 1,601 sq ft

Sold 05/25/2016 for $506,000
8 beds, 3.0 baths, 4,162 sq ft

Sold 05/25/2016 for $646,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 656 sq ft

Sold 05/24/2016 for $800,000
4 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,511 sq ft



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