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Real Estate By the Numbers

What does a Single Family Home Cost 5 miles outside of Downtown Boston?

Posted by Justin Rollo May 1, 2014 03:39 PM

Today we're taking a quick look at the cost of purchasing a home in 8 communities who are all, as the crow flies, approximately 5 miles from Downtown Boston. Where is there the most value? Which areas are seeing the largest price increases? Let us know which of these communities you'd like to buy in by tweeting us @propinthehub using #outsidebos5mi


How Much is a Bedroom Worth in Boston?

Posted by Justin Rollo February 25, 2014 03:37 PM

Have you ever wondered what the difference in pricing is between a 1 bedroom and a 2 bedroom condo? What about upgrading from a 2 bedroom to a 3 bedroom unit? Today we've tried to answer this question by breaking down the average condo sale prices in and around Boston in the past 12 months. We are using a fairly simple methodology here and excluding all other factors except number of bedrooms. So condition, square footage, and number of bathrooms are not accounted for here.


The South Boston Market Needs Your Home!

Posted by Justin Rollo February 13, 2014 11:38 AM

As I'm sure you know Low Inventory has been the buzzword in the real estate industry for the last year. South Boston is no different and despite a surge of new listings last fall the market cannot keep up with buyer demand. Long story short, South Boston's real estate market needs your home!


Somerville vs. South Boston

Posted by Justin Rollo February 7, 2014 12:34 AM

2013 was a whirlwind for the local real estate market and two areas in particular have been extremely hot for both development and resale. Both Somerville and South Boston have seen meteoric rises in prices in the past two years as builders have continued to gobble up inventory and turn it back over as condos. The charts below offer a glimpse of both markets in the past 8 years and show an eerily similar track record in terms of both average sale price and days on market.


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Justin Rollo of RE/Max Realty Plus in South Boston provides an analytical and irreverent look at the Boston real estate market. More »
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