With the Boston real estate market as hot as it is, renting out your apartment can make a lot of sense. Whether work is taking you elsewhere, you’ve acquired property for this exact purpose, or you’ve finally moved into the luxury apartment of your dreams, there are plenty of benefits to renting out your apartment
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Dec 30
As fall sets in around Greater Boston, some parts of the Medford apartment rental market heat up. As Tufts University begins its fall semester, every year we see a big spike in web traffic at the same time, as hundreds of new units get rented out in parts of Medford and Somerville markets. But how’s
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Oct 07
When moving to a new home, having a finished basement can be a real selling point. Of course, then you must decide what to do with the extra space. This can be especially difficult if you have multiple people with multiple different interests! You can always section off different areas and spaces for different activities,
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Sep 13
Although there are tons of lighting options to purchase, nothing can compare to beautiful natural light streaming through your apartment. While it’s true that a variety of factors affect the amount of natural light specific areas can get, there are steps you can take to get more. Boston has a vast array of great lighting stores
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Aug 22
If you are one of the lucky people who get to have a patio at your home, it is very likely you will be spending a lot of time outside there this summer! Greater Boston Outdoor time is often too short – so make the most of it! While just having a patio is often luxury
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Aug 15
Two years ago, we released the most comprehensive apartment rental market report in Greater Boston. It featured an interactive map showing vacancy rates, average rent prices, and area statistics for all surrounding neighborhoods. Two years later, our database of Boston apartments has grown larger, our network has grown wider, and our knowledge and understanding of the
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Jul 25
As we head into summer, it is natural that people want to spend more of their time outdoors. This is especially the case for homeowners—if you paid for a yard, you want to use it! Especially in Boston, having a yard is a cherished oasis. While it is a relief to stop thinking about icy
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Jun 26
Owning a home or renting an apartment can come with a lot of expenses that go beyond rent payments. If you own your own home, you will be responsible for the water bill. If you are renting, some landlords include hot water in the monthly rent charge, but many do not and it falls on
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Jun 18
Being the local leader in real-time apartment data in Boston, we’ve looked at many different ways of assessing the overall health of the local rental market. Over the years we’ve analyzed and reported on numbers such as average rent prices, average time on market, price per square foot, vacancy rates, and more. Throughout years and years of analysis,
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Jun 13
After days or weeks of searching, you finally find an apartment. It pretty much has all the amenities that you want plus it fits your budget, your lifestyle, and the proximity to your job. You waste no time filling out the application and turning it in expecting to get accepted immediately.
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 May 13