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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: $517,800

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $517,800 $191,200
Median Single Family Home Value $501,700 $189,700
Median Condo Value $537,800 $203,800
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $550,000 $149,500
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $500,500 $185,400
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $565,700 $307,600
Percent Homes Decreasing 5.3% 17.2%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $481 $122
Median Sale Price 1,139 2,431,850
Property Tax $4,129 $2,148
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 4.3% 3.5%
1-Yr. Change 9.7% 6.2%

Neighborhoods in Boston, MA

Real Estate Market Activity

Recently sold Boston homes

Sold 12/09/2016 for $425,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 828 sq ft
Sold 12/09/2016 for $599,000
3 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,400 sq ft
Sold 12/08/2016 for $517,500
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 978 sq ft
Sold 12/08/2016 for $620,000
3 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,300 sq ft
Sold 12/07/2016 for $689,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 1,083 sq ft
Sold 12/07/2016 for $590,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 724 sq ft
Sold 12/05/2016 for $405,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 833 sq ft
Sold 12/05/2016 for $190,000
2 beds, 1.5 baths, 1,054 sq ft
Sold 12/04/2016 for $455,000
4 beds, 3.0 baths, 1,926 sq ft
Sold 12/04/2016 for $519,500
3 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,660 sq ft
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