Boston Real Estate
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Boston, the capital city of Massachusetts, is a financial, medical, educational and cultural mecca for residents and visitors worldwide. Its eclectic blend of old and new architecture lends a tangible sense of history to its streets and byways. Soaring high-rises in the city’s downtown areas rub shoulders with 18th century brick-front churches and meeting halls. With a current population of 7.5 million, the city has seen great growth and advancement since it was founded in 1630 by the Puritans.
Boston Leads the Nation
The city leads the nation in medical services with such internationally renowned health facilities as Massachusetts General Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, the Dana Farber Cancer Center, Children's Hospital, and Tufts Medical Center. Boston is also the site of outstanding institutes of higher education, including Harvard Medical School, Boston University, Northeastern University, the University of Massachusetts, the Boston Conservatory of Music, and many others.
Boston Shopping & Entertainment
Boston houses numerous upscale shopping plazas and districts, including the historic Fanueil Hall Marketplace in the heart of the city. It has three major convention centers - the Hynes Auditorium, the Seaport World Trade Center, and the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center on the South Boston Waterfront. Its theater district hosts live concerts and traveling Broadway productions year-round, and its sports teams include the Major League Baseball Champion Boston Red Sox and the 17-time champion National Basketball Association Boston Celtics. Fenway Park, home to the Red Sox, is the oldest sports stadium still active in the U.S. The city also hosts the world-famous Boston Marathon race, held annually on Patriot’s Day.
Boston Parks & Recreation
The Boston Common and its Public Gardens are part of an area of parklands designed by Frederick Law Olmstead, which is known as the Emerald Necklace because it encircles the city with green open spaces. Jamaica Pond is the largest body of freshwater in Boston, and Franklin Park, which includes a popular zoo, is the largest park. The Esplanade is another recreational area located on the border of the Charles River. It houses the Hatch Shell, an outdoor performance venue, which is the site of the annual 4th of July celebration featuring the Boston Pops Orchestra and a fireworks display.
Boston Housing Options
Housing options in the city range from small apartments to multi-million dollar condominiums and antique brownstones on cobblestone streets. Boston has 21 distinct neighborhoods including: Allston/Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, Mission Hill, Mattapan, Chinatown, Bay Village, the North End, the South End, the West End, Back Bay, Beacon Hill, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, East Boston, the Fenway/Kenmore area, and West Roxbury. Each neighborhood has a unique community feel with numerous urban and suburban amenities and direct access to public transportation.
If you need help finding the perfect Boston real estate, or selling your Boston area home, contact Jack Conway & Company online today, or call a Conway office and one of our knowledgeable agents will assist you!
More information on Boston homes:
Number of properties currently on the market in Boston:
- Single Family: 178 Properties
- Mobile Home: 0 Properties
- Condo: 638 Properties
- Multi Family: 110 Properties
Number of new Boston Real Estate listings in the last month:
- Single Family: 73 Properties
- Mobile Home: 0 Properties
- Condo: 298 Properties
- Multi Family: 47 Properties
Average list price for Real Estate in Boston over the last 6 months:
- Single Family: $1,048,682
- Condo: $879,818
- Multi Family: $794,554
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