A romantic partner who frequently spends the night. A college buddy who needs someplace to crash. A colleague who doesn’t want to spend their quarantine alone. Though the circumstances can vary wildly, there’s no shortage of reasons why someone might find themselves staying at your place. Whether it’s a temporary situation or a recurring arrangement,
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 May 01
Renting and managing your property without using a real estate agent or outside third party sources can provide some financial benefits to a property owner. The major motivating factor is that you might save some money and have greater control of the variables. Before your property joins the other Boston apartments for rent by owner,
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Apr 21
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
Picturesque architecture and the stunning state of the buildings combine with eclectic culture to make a Cambridge apartment a fantastic place to live. The energy and optimism that Cambridge throws off can be contagious as you stop by a coffee shop and overhear people discussing the next great internet startup. Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology provide an
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Sep 05
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