A month's worth of rent these days can be a mortgage payment in Boston. So what can you actually afford with your rent money in Boston? In one of the city's most beloved neighborhoods, Charlestown, it can actually get you a lot. These homes were listed in the last week between for between $525K and $1.7M. Exactly what can does that get you? A waterfront condo, a Parisian-style townhouse on a tree-lined street, private roof decks, even water taxi service to Boston. Assuming you have 20 percent down payment, these homes might be in your reach.
· Our Renters Week 2015 archive [Curbed Boston]
· Our Curbed Maps archive [Curbed Boston]