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East Boston, Boston, MA Local Area Information

What the Locals Think

East Boston
Score: 7.4 out of 10
Ranked 3rd best neighborhood in Boston


“Improves with every block explored…”

East Boston has some excellent views overlooking the harbor and the City of Boston. Several parks are surrounding East Boston including one of the most attractive parks. There are some great restaurants in all the different corners of East Bo…
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by BrettKennard

“Marginal Street…”

Marginal Street is one of the best kept streets in East Boston. The neighbors are friendly and they don’t bother each other. Parking is plentiful. The Pier park is right in front with spectacular views of the harbor and downtown. Been living …
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by Samean

“Once they were islands….”

Once five islands now connected, East Boston is one of Boston’s most interesting neighborhoods. It has traditionally been a first stop for many immigrants coming to the U.S. and today is primarily home to Boston’s Latino population. The ar…
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by HenryZ

“Best authentic Italian food in the city…”

East Boston is the most culturally diverse neighborhood in all of Boston, if not the world! Immigrants flood the area from such places as Eastern Europe, Haiti, South America, and South East Asia. The rich culture makes East Boston like no o…
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by BostonGirl

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Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $358,600

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $358,600 $187,000
Median Single Family Home Value $394,900 $185,900
Median Condo Value $331,300 $196,700
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $322,600 $144,700
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $398,700 $180,500
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $428,000 $300,000
Percent Homes Decreasing 9.3% 28.8%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $328 $118
Median Sale Price $284,100 $218,900
Property Tax $2,701 $2,181
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 4.4% 4.3%
1-Yr. Change 11% 4.9%

Real Estate Market Activity

Recently sold East Boston, Boston homes

Sold 05/20/2016 for $410,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 2,500 sq ft

Sold 05/14/2016 for $750,000
-1 beds, 0.0 baths, 0 sq ft

Sold 05/12/2016 for $450,000
6 beds, 2.0 baths, 3,136 sq ft

Sold 05/09/2016 for $690,000
6 beds, 4.0 baths, 3,351 sq ft

Sold 04/29/2016 for $367,000
2 beds, 1.5 baths, 900 sq ft

Sold 04/22/2016 for $375,000
5 beds, 2.0 baths, 2,262 sq ft

Sold 04/22/2016 for $485,000
5 beds, 2.0 baths, 2,150 sq ft

Sold 04/15/2016 for $530,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 1,182 sq ft

Sold 04/15/2016 for $536,000
2 beds, 1.5 baths, 1,100 sq ft

Sold 04/15/2016 for $160,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 455 sq ft

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