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] 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

JUST LISTED: 3 Story Victorian in Melrose

53 Otis Street   This three story, five bed/two bath Victorian offers 2,000+ square feet of beautifully finished living space. Less than 1/2 mile walk to the Cedar Park T Station, this property features a well designed, eat-in kitchen with stainless steel appliances and gas cooking. Adjacent dining room with french doors lead into the […] The post JUST LISTED: 3 Story Victorian in Melrose...Read more

Weathering Winter: 4 Quick Tips For Preparing for the Cold

As you probably already know, there are many tasks required of homeowners when it comes to ensuring proper maintenance and comfort. Staying on top of these tasks can save you money, time and frustration. This is particularly true when it comes to weatherizing your home for the cold season. There are a few things you […] The post Weathering Winter: 4 Quick Tips For Preparing for the Cold appeared...Read more

FOR SALE: Gorgeous 1 Bed/1 Bath in Back Bay

520 Beacon Street 1D Originally a two bedroom, 1.5 bath condo, this home was converted to an elegant one bedroom, one bath home in 2014.  Some features include Calcutta gold marble floors with yellow onyx inlays, Santos mahogany floors in the LR, stunning chef’s kitchen with marble counters, stainless steel chef collection appliances, and Decora […] The post FOR SALE: Gorgeous 1 Bed/1 Bath...Read more

8 Things To Avoid When Buying Your Next Luxury Property in Boston

[This is a guest post.] Buying luxury property isn’t anything like purchasing lesser priced homes. The financing process and property inspection are far more complex and often require additional diligence. That’s why you should definitely hire an experienced real estate agent who knows their way around the market and can properly assist you in this […] The post 8 Things To Avoid When Buying Your...Read more

Moving Soon? 4 Things That Should Be on Your To-Do List

[This is a guest post.] The moving process is overwhelming with too many tasks to accomplish in a short timeframe. Without these often-overlooked steps incorporated into the moving procedure, the entire process will crumble. Moving Company A great moving company can pack, load, and unpack belongings from the old residence to the new one for […] The post Moving Soon? 4 Things That Should Be on...Read more