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Boston price comparison: What $550,000 buys around the city right now

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Including in Dot, Rozzie, and West Roxbury

It looks like the sum of $550,000 or thereabouts buys some nice condos—even a nice house—around the outer reaches of Boston.

Come along on our latest Curbed Comparisons.


↑ We start in Roslindale, where Unit 2 at 389 Hyde Park Avenue is asking $549,900 through Patch Realty Group.

It’s a 1,427-square-foot bi-level penthouse with three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms. The price covers two deeded off-street parking spaces.

The condo fee is $369.75.

↑ Now to Hyde Park and to one of the most capacious lofts on the entire Boston market right now: Unit D at 1391 Hyde Park Avenue.

The 2,128-square-foot three-bedroom, one bathroom with 20-foot ceilings is asking $549,900 through Douglas Melcher. The tag includes one assigned off-street parking space.

The condo fee is $422.

↑ Unit 401 at 990 VFW Parkway in West Roxbury runs to 1,519 square feet and comes with a pair of bedrooms, a pair of full bathrooms, and a pair of deeded off-street parking spots.

The bi-level condo, which also includes a private deck, is asking $549,900 through Steven Musto.

The condo fee is $380.

↑ Another loft on this edition of Curbed Comparisons: Unit B401 at the Lofts at Lower Mills at 1245 Adams Street in Dorchester includes one bedroom and one and a half bathrooms.

The 1,181-square-foot condo is asking $549,000 through Patrick Palzkill.

The condo fee is $794, and one deeded off-street parking space is included.

↑ The 1,488-square-foot colonial at 79 Running Brook Road in West Roxbury is the most expensive house on the Boston market for around $550,000.

The three-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bathroom is asking $544,900 through Condon Realty. The house includes a partially finished basement, a deck, and a backyard.

Poll

Which one would you buy?

This poll is closed

  • 25%
    Unit 2 at 389 Hyde Park Avenue in Roslindale
    (26 votes)
  • 29%
    Unit D at 1391 Hyde Park Avenue in Hyde Park
    (31 votes)
  • 4%
    Unit 401 at 990 VFW Parkway in West Roxbury
    (5 votes)
  • 12%
    Unit B401 at 1245 Adams Street in Dorchester
    (13 votes)
  • 27%
    79 Running Brook Road in West Roxbury
    (29 votes)
104 votes total Vote Now