Boston Apartments Blog

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

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

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

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

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

4 Tips to Price Your Boston Home

Whether this goes for the buyer’s or seller’s market, all homebuyers will have something in common: they want a deal that makes them happy. How can this be done, however? Well you can find out more in the following tips and guidelines: Researching comparable and recently sold properties A property of that kind would be […] The post 4 Tips to Price Your Boston Home appeared first on Charlesgate...Read more

Stylish Somerville 3 Bed/2 Bath Condo

Don’t miss this rarely available listing – 111 Glenwood #1 in Somerville Rarely available renovated 3 bed/2 bath condo with 2 car parking and private deck in ideal Somerville location. This condominium has all the amenities, including hardwood floors throughout the open and spacious layout. Chef’s kitchen has cherry cabinetry, granite counters and Bosch appliances. […] The post Stylish Somerville...Read more

Phenomenal Penthouse Duplex in Jones Hill

Check out one of our newest listings – 101 Sawyer #2 – Dorchester  An entertainer’s dream, this Jones Hill duplex has the feel & amenities of a grand single family, highlighted by the +-1,400 SQFT entry level. Well appointed kitchen with granite counters, stainless appliances, & large breakfast bar, opens to a formal dining room, with adjacent full […] The post...Read more

6 Smart Tips To Help You Give Your Home A New Look

{This is a guest post.} Planning on giving the interior of your house a new look? Then you might as well come up with your own personalised home décor style! That way, your place would have a unique (and esoteric) ambience and it would be able to best serve your needs. Making a personal home […] The post 6 Smart Tips To Help You Give Your Home A New Look appeared first on Charlesgate...Read more

Enter to Win an Apple Watch!

We’d love your help to understand your housing preferences. Things like what are your favorite neighborhoods, is nearby public transit important, and how you found your current home are important for us to know to help serve our customers better. Take our quick 5 minute survey to tell us about your neighborhood and your housing search.You […] The post Enter to Win an Apple Watch! appeared...Read more