Boston Apartments Blog

We’ve Moved – Blogging Operations

Read this full post on it's original site at We’ve Moved – Blogging Operations.If you haven’t noticed, we haven’t been blogging on Boston Apartments. We know it’s odd, because we usually have a LOT to contribute. We’ve just moved blogging sites! Get all the information and posts at our new blogging site right here! We’ve been posting a lot of great new information on Boston Apartments that are […]Read more great posts like this at Boston Apartments by Charlesgate...Read more

Why You Should Contract A Realtor For Your Next Move

Read this full post on it's original site at Why You Should Contract A Realtor For Your Next Move.One of our agents, Ian Phipps, contributed to the blog this week. Find out what he has to say on why hiring a realtor for you next move could be the best thing for you during your Boston Apartment Search. Before answering this, we should first distinguish between a Realtor and a Real Estate Agent.  […]Read more great posts like this at Boston Apartments by Charlesgate...Read more

Off Campus Housing in Boston

Read this full post on it's original site at Off Campus Housing in Boston.It’s that time of the year again. That time of the year where you’re trying to make-up your mind on whether or not you should stay on campus or try your hand living off of campus. It’s always a tough decision, and when you finally do make that decision there comes the process and time […]Read more great posts like this at Boston Apartments by Charlesgate...Read more

So Your Place Is Being Shown? Steps To Prepare.

Read this full post on it's original site at So Your Place Is Being Shown? Steps To Prepare..[This is a post by one of our agents Ian Phipps. Ian can be reached at iphipps@charlesgaterealty.com.] So your apartment is being shown?? There are a few things you should know.  While all real estate agents are licensed, some are better than others; none are perfect.  An agent ought to watch their customer/clients during the […]Read more great posts like this at Boston Apartments by...Read more

Boston’s New Parking Card

Read this full post on it's original site at Boston’s New Parking Card.Have you heard? That there will now be a new parking card for Boston parking meters? Of course it’s starting out as a trial… HOWEVER, no more scrounging around for long lost coins under the car seats. “Mayor Thomas M. Menino will introduce a parking debit card today to give drivers another option at 7,200 […]Read more great posts like this at Boston Apartments by Charlesgate...Read more

How Siding Replacement is a Good Investment for Your Property

{This is a guest post}. Whether you’re planing to re-sale your home or you just want to enjoy your place more, there is one very effective improvement that pays off at all times. It’s siding replacement. Siding is your home’s top layer, the skin that keeps outside influences from entering the depths of your house....Read more

Michael DiMella Featured in Banker & Tradesman

Michael DiMella, Managing Partner of Charlesgate Realty, was featured in a recent article in Banker & Tradesman. With over 11 years experience in the Boston real estate market, Michael has a wealth of information about changes in the marketplace based on what he has seen as the leader of one of Boston’s top real estate firms. Read...Read more

Can You Afford to Rent?

Thinking about renting your next home? Have you checked out our popular article about “how much you should spend in rent each month?” A few days ago, Zillow, broke down how much you need to make per hour in order to pay rent in top American Cities. Where did Boston fall in the list? $50 per...Read more

Charlesgate Welcomes Fernanda Bourlot

Charlesgate is happy to welcome our newest agent, Fernanda Bourlot. Learn about Fernanda and her experience she brings to the Boston real estate community! About Fernanda Fernanda, is a renowned interior designer, founder, store-owner and creator of a unique minimalist decoration style and furnishings for the home. Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina where she succeeded in...Read more

Featured Rental: Pet Friendly Penthouse in Back Bay

Looking for an apartment that has it all? The penthouse unit at 60 Charlesgate W may be just what you’re looking for. This unit was completely renovated over the summer and not an inch was overlooked. The apartment has crown moulding, recessed lighting, Jacobean hardwood floors and views of the Charles River & Back Bay...Read more