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
Hi, I’m Demetrios from Bostonpads.com. Today, I am going to show you the in’s and outs of finding a great apartment in Boston. Moving to Boston, or anywhere for that matter, can be overwhelming. But it doesn’t have to be. I’m here to give you the framework and tools for making the transition as smooth
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Mar 11
What is the difference between an apartment, condo, and townhouse? You may be thinking this way while you search for the next place to live. They all seem similar as far as the physical structure is concerned, but it is imperative that you know the differences between them. The main feature that set these properties
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Mar 05
This Post Has Been Updated for 2020! Click Here to View Updated Housing Market Predictions Last year we predicted a continued climb in real estate prices for 2018. Many experts said we’re in for a market correction. Many said it can’t continue, and eventually it has to reach a tipping point. We heard the loud
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Feb 13
If you’re into buzzwords and real estate, you might have started to incorporate “proptech” into your vocabulary. For the rest of us, it’s still a pretty new concept. So, what is proptech, and how can it help manage, rent, sell and optimize your income producing properties?
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Feb 07
Boston has some great things to offer, and if you’re considering buying real estate there you have a lot of choices to consider. For example, homes for sale in Boston can be purchased in a lot of different price ranges, and if you’re not quite ready to buy yet there are apartments for rent in Boston that you can
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Sep 07
“We’re in the 8th inning,” some have said. “We’re in extra innings,” say others. Generally speaking, real estate cycles last about ten years. The last real estate cycle peaked in 2007, so it came as no surprise when experts predicted real estate prices to dip last year. Except, they didn’t.
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Jan 25
***UPDATE*** We released our average rent prices map for 2019!! You can see the Updated Boston Average Rent Price Map here. Click Here to View Large Map Boston Pads recently published a series of infographics showing the average rent prices in 22 of the most sought after neighborhoods in the Greater Boston area. Utilizing their
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Jul 24
You may have heard the news about the car company Tesla developing a new form of solar panels. Tesla solar panels look like regular shingles on the roof and power the home and car with environmentally friendly energy. As this news creates buzz in the real estate world, New England home owners ask ourselves the
By: Demetrios Salpoglou
 Feb 06