What Kind of Real Estate Does Money Buy?
LOOKING TO BUY a house in the Greater Boston Area, but don’t know yet how far your money will get you? Look no further: we’ve rounded up the housing options available in Boston’s suburbs for someone looking to spend anything from just $200,000 to a million dollars.
What You Get With $200-$250K
A condo in a mansard-style home on Clam Point in Dorchester
Sold For: $202,500
Year Built: 1874
Stats: 975 sq. feet; 2 bedrooms, 1 bath
A turreted single-family in Attleboro
Sold For: $215,000
Year Built: 1910
Stats: 1,556 sq. feet; 4 bedrooms, 1.5 baths
A Cape one mile from the beach in Plymouth
Sold For: $210,000 (short sale)
Year Built: 1994
Stats: 1,344 sq. feet on .27 acres; 4 bedrooms, 2 baths
Reporting by Courtney Hollands, Donna Garlough, Hannah Lott-Schwartz, Renata Brito, Diane DeSantis, Madeleine Coleman, and Jon Cheng. Illustrations by Jameson Simpson