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So You Want to Live in South Boston

South Boston is not the rough-and-tumble town that movies like The Departed have lead you to believe. Once dominated by a working-class Irish Catholic population, South Boston has […]

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This Is How Much Boston Renters Save by Having a Roommate

Living with roommates is a surefire way to save money on an apartment. But in Boston, it’s just about the only way to keep your […]

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So You Want to Live in Allston

Allston is one of the most student-dominated zip codes in the city, and it shows. Scores of young folks can be seen (and heard) stumbling home […]

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Either-Or: A Beacon Hill Carriage House vs. a Three-Family in Providence

Which would you choose?

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Take a 360-Degree Look Inside the Pierce Boston

Ever wonder what it would be like to live in the Fenway’s tallest tower? Pierce Boston, slated for its grand opening on March 1, boasts a […]

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Top Places to Live 2018: The Last Great Deals

Wondering where to find a deal in this red-hot real estate market? Check out our insider’s guide to the hidden gems of Boston and beyond.

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Top Places to Live 2018: South of Boston

THE DEAL 3 Brinsley St., Quincy Asking price: $679,000 Sale price: $645,000 Days on market: 69 Size: 1,693 square feet Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Quincy […]

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Top Places to Live 2018: North of Boston

THE DEAL 44 Howard St., Melrose Asking price: $739,000 Sale price: $835,000 Days on market: 50 Size: 2,440 square feet Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Melrose On the hunt for a well-preserved […]

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Top Places to Live 2018: Boston

THE DEAL 9A Monument Square #4, Charlestown Asking price: $599,000 Sale price: : $605,000 Days on market: 55 Size: 719 square feet Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Charlestown It turns out you […]

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Top Places to Live 2018: West of Boston

THE DEAL 57 Westlake Rd., Natick Asking price: $899,000 Sale price: $879,000 Days on market: 85 Size: 3,447 square feet Bedrooms: 6 Bathrooms: 3 Natick Angling to live in a reasonably […]

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Top Places to Live 2018: How I Did It

“I found the perfect place to raise a family in the city.” The Buyer: Nani Calvillo The Home: A charming three-bed, one-bath Cape in Roslindale […]

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So You Want to Live in Jamaica Plain

Jamaica Plain established itself as one of America’s first streetcar suburbs in the early 19th century. But today, instead of streets filled with trollies ferrying Bostonians […]

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A Report Says Boston Is Leading the Country in Building New Homes

In a report released this week, real estate site Trulia ranked Boston as the top third city leading the country in homebuilding, beat only by […]

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Jamaica Plain and East Boston Had the Fastest Growing Rents This Winter

Just in time for the beginning of the September 1st apartment hunt, rental platform Zumper is here to break down the city’s rent prices over this […]

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This Is the Minimum Salary Needed to Have Your Own Apartment in Boston

There’s a good chance that if you’ve lived in Boston for years, you’ve shared a place with a couple of roommates. It’s not by choice, […]