Neighborhood Guides

Harvard Square
Home & Property

So You Want to Live in Harvard Square

Stroll the leafy streets and cobblestone sidewalks of Cambridge on any given day, and you’re immersed in a colorful, curious world with multiple languages being […]

Chelsea Massachusetts
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So You Want to Live in Chelsea

Walk down Broadway in Chelsea, and take a second to look up and see the mesmerizing, two-mile long Tobin cascading across your view. The gargantuan […]

Medford Massachusetts
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So You Want to Live in Medford

Like Everett and Malden, Medford was originally part of Charlestown. But this city of over 50,000 residents will probably remind you more of Somerville—no shocker, […]

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So You Want to Live in Everett

Everett is a city on the cusp of significant change. But it’s another C-word that’s the real game changer around Everett these days: Casino. In […]

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These Are the Top Places to Live Around Boston Right Now

For the beach bum Coastal towns making waves for more than just ocean views. HULL 2018 Median Single-Family Price: $415,000 Property Tax Rate: $13.42 Morning […]

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So You Want to Live in Coolidge Corner

From the moment the T sails into Harvard and Beacon Streets, Coolidge Corner comes into view as both quaint and bustling. Take a stroll down Harvard […]

Chinatown Gate Boston
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The Ultimate Guide to Chinatown

A new generation is taking over, and the neighborhood is changing faster than ever. From culture to politics to food—and just in time for the […]

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So You Want to Live in Union Square

Union Square is at a crossroads—both literally and figuratively. Originally known as Liberty Pole Square, the area was renamed Union Square for the union of […]

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So You Want to Live in Central Square

Central Square itself isn’t exactly a residential area. Instead, it’s more of a nexus for the four neighborhoods that come together at Mass. Ave: Cambridgeport, […]

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So You Want to Live in the Seaport

Call it what you will: The Seaport, the South Boston Waterfront, the Innovation District—no matter its name, the neighborhood has become one of Boston’s hottest […]

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So You Want to Live in Mattapan

It’s not all that common to find a neighborhood within the city limits where it’s affordable to purchase a single-family home—but Mattapan is one of […]

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So You Want to Live in the South End

It’s a familiar story around here: A Boston neighborhood was built atop a tidal marsh. The South End is no different. Since it was first developed […]

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So You Want to Live in Hyde Park

It’s with good reason that Hyde Park’s motto is “A Small Town in the City.” The southernmost neighborhood of Boston can feel worlds away from downtown, […]

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So You Want to Live in Dorchester

To think of Dorchester as just one neighborhood is pretty laughable. With 160,000 residents spread across six square miles, it rivals the size and population of […]

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So You Want to Live in Bay Village

At only 25 acres, Bay Village is Boston’s smallest official neighborhood. But what it doesn’t have in size, Bay Village makes up for in history […]