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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: $349,100

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $349,100 $183,500
Median Single Family Home Value $384,800 $182,400
Median Condo Value $323,600 $193,700
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $317,300 $141,400
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $385,000 $176,900
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $416,600 $294,900
Percent Homes Decreasing 2.5% 27.9%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $316 $116
Median Sale Price $284,100 $213,900
Property Tax $2,701 $2,158
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 2.5% 4.3%
1-Yr. Change 14.5% 4%

Real Estate Market Activity

Recently sold East Boston, Boston homes

Sold 01/28/2016 for $432,500
4 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,768 sq ft

Sold 01/27/2016 for $300,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 936 sq ft

Sold 01/25/2016 for $362,500
2 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,191 sq ft

Sold 01/14/2016 for $270,000
4 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,920 sq ft

Sold 01/14/2016 for $325,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 936 sq ft

Sold 01/13/2016 for $620,000
6 beds, 3.0 baths, 2,840 sq ft

Sold 01/11/2016 for $815,000
0 beds, 0.0 baths, 2,703 sq ft

Sold 01/03/2016 for $412,000
1 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,003 sq ft

Sold 01/03/2016 for $675,000
5 beds, 3.0 baths, 2,154 sq ft

Sold 12/31/2015 for $599,000
3 beds, 3.0 baths, 2,529 sq ft

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