It's a sign of the uber-priciness of the Boston housing market that the New England Patriots' potential per-player payout of $165,000 won't buy much in Boston proper. It will, however, pay a year's rent for some pretty swanky spreads. The $165K figure is based upon the monies each player gets for winning the division, the conference and (what the hell) the league. Divided by 12 months, that equals $13,750. We'll assume team members have enough banked to cover security deposits.Read More
8 Apts. the Patriots Could Spend Their Super Bowl Bonus On
100 Beacon Street, #2B
The 3-BR, 2.5-BA, 1,959-square-foot spread in the concierge building wants $13,500 a month. Parking is extra.
337 Commonwealth Avenue, #10
The condo is 2,486 square feet and has four bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms. Parking not included; but there are three fireplaces.
776 Boylston Street, #E10F
For a mere $12K monthly, a Patriot could have access to the Mandarin Oriental's hotel services. The spread here is 2,000 square feet even and comes with two bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms. Parking in the garage.
419 Commonwealth Avenue, #3
This 2,429-square-foot, 4-BR, 2.5-BA condo fills the entire third floor. There's parking for one giant car or two smaller ones. The rent is $12,000.
1 Avery Street, #16B
This corner unit at the Ritz-Carlton gets a Patriot three bedrooms; three and a half bathrooms; 1,862 square feet; and access to the complex's hotel services. Parking included. Rent: $11,000.
314 Dartmouth Avenue, #A
This 2-BR, 2.5-BA, 2,153-square-foot duplex is renting for an even $11,000. It comes with parking and it comes furnished. But! The lease would only be two months.
300 Boylston Street, #503
Now we're in the cheap seats. This 2-BR, 2.5-BA, 2,350-square-foot Heritage on the Garden flat wants $10,750. It comes with W/D and parking; and the library could make a third bedroom.
110 Stuart Street, #25B
This corner unit at the W comes with hotel services. It's 1,794 square feet and has two bedrooms as well as two and a half bathrooms. Parking included. Rent: a mere $10,500.