Boston’s real estate market saw total property sales crater during the final quarter of 2022 amidst rising interest rates and a sluggish economy. The city’s 30 day median sales price took a nosedive in December as a result, dropping $67.5K compared to November 2022.  With inflation still high, incoherent energy policies, tech layoffs and more rate […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Feb 08
***UPDATED*** This market report has been updated, check out our 2023 Boston Real Estate Sales Market Report! As we enter the final quarter of 2022, it appears like the decade-long period of growth for Boston’s real estate market is grinding to a halt.  The most recent MLS data shows that rising interest rates have effectively […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Nov 01
Boston apartment vacancy is extremely low at 0.43%, leaving renters with few options to choose from. On another front, interest rates to buy a home are extremely high right now after the Fed raised rates for the fourth time- and are expected to raise them for a fifth time soon. Mortgage rates are currently sitting […]
By: Taylor Oliveira
 Sep 14
The city of Boston has experienced record housing market growth over the past decade. Median sale prices have soared on account of a tight supply of for-sale properties and growing demand. In 2011, the median sale price for a single-family home in Boston was $375,000. Just 11 years later, that figure has more than doubled […]
By: Anthony Tse
 Aug 30
***UPDATED*** This market report has been updated, check out our 2023 Boston Real Estate Sales Market Report! Boston’s real estate market has been one of the nation’s storylines over the past decade. The metro area has seen the housing market explode as the limited supply of real estate inventory just hasn’t been able to keep pace […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Aug 03
It’s no secret that there’s a severe shortage of single family homes in Greater Boston. Due to growing demand and a lack of developable land in the metro area, most new development projects have been devoted to larger multi-unit condo buildings. As a result, prices for single family homes have increased by 60% over the […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 May 02
Owning a home in Boston may come with a lot of responsibilities when compared to renting. However, there is also significantly more flexibility when you own your home. Renting an apartment may be more carefree, but there are major limitations and some financial disadvantages. Of course, this will depend on your financial situation and whether […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Nov 16
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
As housing prices in Boston continue to soar to record highs, it may give you the impression that buying a home in the city is an impossibility. While these reports may be intimidating to any buyer on a budget, a little research will uncover some pretty great options for homes for sale in Boston that you […]
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Oct 17