Curbed Comparisons is our map of similarly priced apartments and houses around the region. This go-round it's 10 homes available for $499,000 even. These range from a 4-BR duplex in Watertown to a 3-BR duplex in Somerville (with five parking spaces!) to a 1-BR duplex in the North End.Read More
What $499,000 Buys You Around Greater Boston
1. 44 Mill Street, #1
Dorchester, MA 02122
This 3-BR, 2-BA condo unfolds over 2,388 square feet and has 10-foot ceilings. HOA fee of $260.
2. 135-137 Salem Street, #7
Boston, MA 02113
This snug 682-square-foot 2-BR, 1-BA just hit the market; and includes a private roof deck as well as in-unit W/D. HOA fee of $244.
3. 65 Broad Street, #4
Boston, MA 02109
Another recently listed number, this 1-BR, 1-BA has direct elevator access and an HOA fee of $400 even.
4. 18 Garden Street, #B
Boston, MA 02114
This 665-square-foot 1-BR, 1-BA includes a private patio and the specifically low HOA fee of $159.58.
5. 323 Boylston Street, #102
Brookline, MA 02445
This a rather large 1-BR, 1-BA (1,099 square feet) with in-unit W/D and an HOA fee of $448.
6. 47 Cogswell Avenue, #24
Cambridge, MA 02140
A 2-BR, 1-BA over 1,260 square feet, there's also a fenced-in yard and garaged parking. No fee, y'all.
7. 28 Cedar Street, #2
Somerville, MA 02144
This 3-BR, 1.5-BA, 1,154-square-foot duplex includes an astounding five parking spaces as well as a private deck and a yard with apple and cherry tress. HOA fee of $210.
8. 65 Chelsea Street, #303
Boston, MA 02128
This 1-BR, 1-BA spreads over 693 square feet and includes in-unit W/D and an HOA fee of $428.
9. 119 Marlborough Street, #9
Boston, MA 02116
This 1-BR, 1-BA is an even 600 square feet with common laundry in the basement and a $426 HOA fee.
10. 176 North Beacon Street, #176
Watertown, MA 02472
This 4-BR, 3-BA, 2,120-square-foot duplex comes with two off-street parking spaces. HOA fee of $200 even.