Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a weekly 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!
That project will pivot around an almost 500,000-square-foot headquarters for the university’s engineering and applied sciences school. Work is expected to wrap by the start of the 2020-21 academic year.
Through a filing with the city, grocery concern Stop & Shop has made its intentions official regarding an 11-acre parcel in the Brighton-Allston borderlands. It’s even named its proposed mega-development.
The average asking tag for a market-rate home in Allston is $557 a square foot right now, while the average in neighboring Brighton is $472 a square foot, according to a new analysis. Let’s drill deeper, shall we?
Our latest Curbed Comparisons sizes up what $2,500 a month rents in neighborhoods such as Dorchester, Allston, the South End, and Jamaica Plain right now. Caution: There are no frills in these options. But cats are welcome.
Commercial real estate brokerage Cushman & Wakefield recently came out with a report on the supposed 100 coolest neighborhoods in America. Three Boston-area enclaves made the list: Jamaica Plain, Davis Square, and Allston-slash-Brighton. Hmm...