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What $600,000 buys around Boston now

These newer listings include houses in Eastie and Rozzie as well as condos in Back Bay and Fort Point

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Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a regular column that explores what one can rent or buy for a set dollar amount (or thereabouts) in the Boston area. Is one woman’s studio another woman’s townhouse? Let’s find out! Next up is $600,000 in Boston.

Fort Point

Photos via Compass

Unit 206 at 319 A Street is a studio with 517 square feet as well as central air and in-unit laundry. The condo fee is $508.64.

North End

Photos via Coldwell Banker

At 34 Hull Street, Unit 2 has been renovated. The one-bedroom, one-bathroom runs to 579 square feet. There’s laundry in the building’s basement. The condo fee is $250.


Photos via Keller Williams

The 1,200-square-foot house at 52 Montvale Street includes three bedrooms and two bathrooms. There’s a fenced-in backyard and off-street parking for three.

East Boston

The 1,408-square-foot house at 112 Moore Street is asking $599,900, and comes with two bedrooms and two bathrooms. There is also a backyard.

Back Bay

Unit 8 at 76 Commonwealth Avenue is a 449-square-foot studio with an in-unit W/D and 12-foot ceilings. The asking is $599,900 and the condo fee is $226.02.


Which one would you buy?

This poll is closed

  • 35%
    Unit 206 at 319 A in Fort Point
    (38 votes)
  • 15%
    Unit 2 at 34 Hull in North End
    (17 votes)
  • 14%
    52 Montvale in Roslindale
    (15 votes)
  • 13%
    112 Moore in East Boston
    (14 votes)
  • 21%
    Unit 8 at 76 Commonwealth in Back Bay
    (23 votes)
107 votes total Vote Now