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Where Should I Live in Boston?

So you’ve made the decision to move to one of the most culturally and historically rich cities in America – Boston. Now comes the tricky part – deciding on the best Boston neighborhood for your needs. Whether you have a family or live alone, you’ll be able to find the right place to live in… Read More >

Why Should I Move to Boston?

Every place has its advantages and disadvantages. From the weather to the rent prices to job opportunities, there are so many factors that come into play when you are considering a relocation. Boston is one of those cities that requires a lot of thinking before making a move, and while it can be notoriously expensive… Read More >

The Benefits of Living in Allston, Massachusetts

There are some cities that have it all, and Allston, Massachusetts is one of those places. Located on the western side of Boston this quaint neighborhood is anything but boring. In fact, it has a lot to offer just about everyone aside from its excellent location. Here are a few things you could look forward… Read More >

How does the Allston/Brighton rental market compare to the rest of the U.S?

The Reality Of Allston / Brighton Rental Prices I remember getting the call that opened my eyes up to the fact that I wasn’t just living in an expensive city, rather one of the most expensive in the country.  Joe, from Sleepy Eye, Minnesota (Real town) was looking for a 2 bedroom apartment.  Great, I… Read More >

How to Prepare for the Winter When You Live in Boston

Winter is subjectively cold to residents no matter where they’re living, but no one can argue that some states have it worse than others! Boston is located in the northeastern United States, so there’s no denying the fact that Boston residents face some of the harsh winters. Surviving those harsh winters comfortably is possible, it… Read More >

How long Should I Wait To “Pull The Trigger” On An Apartment In A Busy Market?

Knowing When To Commit In A Hot Rental Market I once had a client who I was taking out to see apartments in Allston in the middle of July. It was very hot, both market-wise and temperature-wise. My clients had recently lost out on a two-bedroom apartment because the landlord had accepted another group. I… Read More >

Important Tips For First Time Renters

There is no greater feeling than signing your first rental lease, getting the keys to your new apartment and finally being able to appreciate the sweet taste of freedom & independence, though it is also fair to say that renting comes with its fair share of unexpected issues, and surprises! If you are a current… Read More >

What is Oak Square & Why Should I Move there?

The Origin of Oak Square Oak Square is frequently mentioned in discussions regarding popular neighborhoods in and around Greater Boston, especially the Brighton area.  The Oak Square neighborhood of Brighton has very humble beginnings.  The beginning of Oak Square started with nothing more than an ancient oak tree which once stood along an Indian path. Oak Square… Read More >

How to Find Roommates in the City

Are you moving from the suburbs to the big city? Relocating from one Metropolitan area to another? Is your roommate moving out and now you need to find a sublet? Finding a roommate in an unfamiliar area is not always a straightforward and easy process, for those who may be in the process, or will… Read More >

Activities In & Around Boston

Boston is a culturally diverse city steeped in rich history both old and new. As one of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston has excelled when it comes to providing its residents with an abundance of activities and events that are happening constantly around the city on any given day! Below is a… Read More >