Downtown Real Estate Market Overview

Could Downtown, Boston, MA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Downtown. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighborhoods near Downtow...n such as South End and Back Bay. When you’re ready, Trulia has 77 resale and new homes in Downtown lined up for you, including 11 open houses, and 2 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more


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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Downtown show a 2% week-over-week rise in average listing price and a -29% drop in median rent per month.

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Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Downtown for Jul 20 to Aug 20 was $2,200.


Most frequent crimes in the past year

Downtown has average crime relative to the rest of Suffolk County.

Knowing more about crime activity in Downtown can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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Schools in Downtown

School data is currently unavailable. Use the map above to find the best schools in Downtown.


Get to know your neighbors in Downtown by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

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College educated
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Most people in Downtown commute by foot. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
20% commute by car
0% commute by bike
25% commute by public transportation
50% commute by foot

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