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Back Bay
  • Neighborhood in Boston, MA

Back Bay Real Estate Market

About Back Bay Real Estate

Housing
grade C minus
Based on home values, property taxes, housing costs, local schools, and more.
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    68%
  • Own
    32%
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Homes for Sale

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Real Estate Costs

Median Home Value
$1,280,072
National
$217,500
Home Values
  • <$50k
    1%
  • $50-$99k
    0%
  • $100-$199k
    0%
  • $200-$399k
    4%
  • $400-$749k
    24%
  • $750k+
    71%
Median Rent
$2,228
National
$1,062
Monthly Rent
  • <$500
    4%
  • $500-$999
    8%
  • $1,000-$1,499
    8%
  • $1,500-$1,999
    22%
  • $2,000+
    58%
20%
of residents say housing is affordable. 5 responses

Home Quality

Poll
80%
of residents say the exterior quality of homes is good or excellent. 5 responses
Poll
100%
of residents say the interior quality of homes is good or excellent. 5 responses
80%
of residents say there is a good variety of homes. 5 responses
60%
of residents say there aren't any vacant or abandoned properties. 5 responses
60%
of residents say that parking is readily available. 5 responses

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Overview

Homes in Back Bay have a median value of $1,280,072. The median rent price in Back Bay is $2,228 and most residents rent their homes. Back Bay is very walkable, and there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks nearby.

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