Allston’s apartment rental market looks poised for a record year in 2022.  The Allston rental market is just starting to warm up, and apartment availability and vacancy rates are currently sitting at all-time lows.  Just last March, Allston’s apartment availability hit an all-time high (27.52%) as we endured the worst of the COVID-related supply glut.  […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Feb 07
Looking back at the last two years of rental market data, it’s safe to say that few metro markets have experienced the same level of upheaval and subsequent recovery as Boston. In our 2021 Boston rental market report, we detailed an unprecedented increase in rental supply numbers that occurred as a result of COVID-19. Roughly […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Feb 01
Qualifying for a new home mortgage loan in Boston has become easier lately than it has been in the past. Homebuyers are also being approved for higher loan values than ever before. One of the main reasons for this is that “conforming” loan limits have been significantly raised for the year 2022. Conforming loans are […]
By: Gabriel Bonilla
 Jan 05
Like most of Boston metro’s core neighborhoods, Somerville’s apartment rental market has been on a roller coaster ride since COVID began. Last year in October, when campuses were empty and professionals left the rental market in droves, we reported on the 247% increase in the vacancy rate for Somerville apartments compared to October 2019. We’re […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Dec 20
Boston real estate prices have been on the rise over the past decade due to a steadily increasing Metro area population and a shortage of single family homes for sale in Boston. The pandemic did little to slow down the roaring housing market, as single-family home prices increased by 12% in 2020 compared to 2019. […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Oct 18
***UPDATED*** This market report has been updated, check out our 2022 Boston Apartment Rental Market Report! Last year marked one of the most turbulent years on record for the local Boston apartment rental market. It saw a pandemic reshape the local multi-family and residential housing market. In February of last year, we predicted another banner […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Mar 04
***UPDATED*** This market report has been updated, check out our 2022 Mission Hill Apartment Rental Market Report! The apartment rental market in Mission Hill is more easily susceptible to price fluctuations than many other Boston neighborhoods. The Real Time Availability Rate (RTAR) will often vary for several reasons. It’s situated very close to a significant […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Jan 25
***UPDATED*** We’ve updated Fenway’s market report!  Click here for the 2022 Fenway Apartment Rental Market Report! Few neighborhoods have been impacted as harshly as Fenway in terms of the local apartment rental market in 2020. While the City of Boston has seen significant increases in overall apartment inventory compared to December 2019, Fenway apartments saw […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Dec 15