With rental prices reaching record highs, and apartment occupancy reaching 99.53%, more renters are considering their housing options. Particularly, if a similar monthly payment toward a mortgage is within reach for them. Determine how much you can afford by using our mortgage calculator and take a look at some of our featured homes for sale in Boston under $600,000.
Approx. Monthly Mortgage Payment: $2,869 per Month
Square Footage: 1,330
Area of Boston: Allston
This condo for sale in Allston includes 2 bedrooms, and 2 full bathrooms. There are not one but two bonus rooms for an added incentive to purchase this property. The kitchen has stylish wood cabinets, granite countertops, and appliances such as a dishwasher, disposal, refrigerator, wall oven, and built-in microwave oven. Laundry is available in the unit. Nearby you’ll find a bike path, walk, jog trails, easy highway access, shopping, and access to public transportation. This condominium is great for buyers looking to live in the space or real estate investors.
Courtesy of Seller’s Representative: Dylan Krebsbach, FlyHomes, Inc.
Approx. Monthly Mortgage Payment: $3,047 per Month
Square Footage: 1,139
Area of Boston: East Boston
This East Boston condo boasts 1,139 square feet, 2 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms that are spread out over 3 floors. The recently refinished kitchen has white cabinets that are all the rage these days. The countertops are a gorgeous light colored granite that matches beautifully with the cabinets. The appliances include a dishwasher, disposal, microwave, range, refrigerator, and wall oven. There’s a laundry hookup in the kitchen as well. Both bedrooms are spacious and can easily fit a full size furniture set up. This unit even has a dining room. The Homeowners Association fees include all exterior maintenance, water, sewer, and snow removal. You will love the roofdeck on warm summer nights.
Courtesy of Seller’s Representative: Katalist Group, Compass
Approx. Monthly Mortgage Payment: $3,257 per Month
Square Footage: 890
Area of Boston: South Boston
Southie is extremely in demand right now, and this awesome South Boston condo is sure to go quickly. Let’s start with the modern kitchen. The stylish white cabinets and dark granite countertops make for an awesome combination. It sets a rich tone for the entire unit. The stainless-steel appliances include a dishwasher, refrigerator, built-in microwave oven, and stove. Laundry is available in the unit, which is amazingly convenient. This is a pet friendly condo association, so cats and dogs are more than welcome. The bathroom has been updated in 2017 along with the rest of the home. Both bedrooms are large and have plenty of room to spread out. There’s also enough space for bedroom furniture and a desk in each bedroom. This unit is located near public transportation.
Courtesy of Seller’s Representative: Rev Realty Team, Revolution Realty
Approx. Monthly Mortgage Payment: $2,871 per Month
Square Footage: 706
Area of Boston: North End
Homes for sale in Boston with waterfront living under $600,000 are incredibly rare. This North End condo unit also includes central air and heat, high ceilings, and hardwood floors. It’s also located in a luxury building that provides residents with full service amenities including a fitness center, 24-hour concierge service, bike racks, and plenty of storage. The building even has a recently renovated function room that includes a full kitchen and laundry area. The bedroom is nice and roomy, and the spa-like bathroom is modern. This incredible condo unit is located close to Boston’s famous North End restaurants, pastry shops and shopping venues. It’s also close to Faneuil Hall.
Courtesy of Seller’s Representative: The Gilardi Group, Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty
Approx. Monthly Mortgage Payment: $4,185 per Month
Square Footage: 796
Area of Boston: West End
This West End condo has been recently renovated with highest-end building products, materials, and construction methods available in the industry. The difference shows in the quality crown moldings and hardwood flooring. The kitchen is a masterpiece of design and style. The custom wood cabinets are at the same quality level as hand made furniture. The luxurious granite countertops and matching backsplash, along with the dark stained wood floor complete the look. The subzero kitchen appliances are all top of the line and even include a full size wine cooler. This unit has views of the TD Garden, Tobin bridge, and Boston skyline. Building amenities include full concierge service, and the largest private courtyard in the city.
Courtesy of Seller’s Representative: Jean Fan, Blue Ocean Realty, LLC
It’s important that you fully understand the responsibilities that homeownership actually entails. Talk to a mortgage professional to make sure you’re in a good financial position before you start your home search. Please keep in mind that it’s going to take some patience on your part to find a home for sale in Boston that’s a good fit for you. Many buyers are being priced out of the current market. So, you may need to readjust your expectations if you want to become a homeowner instead of continuing to rent an apartment. No matter where you are in the home search process, check out the Boston Pads real estate portal for the most up to date market reports, updates, buyer tips, and more!
Published June 30, 2022
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