As Spot Easy recently expanded into new areas, we have gained thousands of more listings (which means thousands of more great deals). Whether you're on a budget or just browsing, we narrowed down our best deals of the week across a variety of neighborhoods.
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Want some perspective on the cost of living in Boston? Let’s see what your money can get you in one of Boston’s most expensive neighborhoods, Back Bay, vs. one of the cheapest, Brighton. We’ll be comparing one bedroom apartments, starting from under $2,000 to under $4,000. The neighborhoods are only a few miles apart from each other, so does your money get you similar options? Let’s find out.
Spot Easy has come a long way since February. In the past five months, we've nearly quadrupled in user traffic. We have been working hard to create a reliable environment to browse verified apartments, and enjoy the city of Boston along the way. Our goal is for you to find an apartment, and since we are local to Boston, we love engaging with the community. We asked on our Instagram story what you want to know about our platform, and today we're answering all of your questions.
When apartment hunting, especially in the busy city of Boston, it's important to have a wide selection of choices. Whether it be the agent you work with, or the way you browse our site, we strive to provide exceptional listings, with valued agents ready to provide you with an apartment.
Spot Easy wants to do more than change the rental industry: we aim to empower all Spot Easy users including renters, agents, landlords and Boston brokerages. That's why today, we're highlighting 10 brokerages who use and love Spot Easy.
While Boston may be one of the most expensive cities to reside in the United States (third highest city to rent in, to be specific) it isn't all penthouses and rooftop lounges. Boston real estate is like no other, and every apartment you find will be unique, priced differently, and have its own character. If you are planning to move to the city of Boston, here's all of our tips and tricks for making the process easy, inexpensive and enjoyable.
So many people wonder, “why bother working with a real estate agent? I can browse sites myself and email landlords directly, right?”
We spoke with local agents and renters about Boston's newest rental platform, Spot Easy. With the city opening back up, it is important that there is a platform made in Boston, for Boston.
We're asking the hard questions to agents and renters, getting the dirt on why they love Spot Easy, and dislike 'the other guys'.
Spot Easy knows that moving to Boston can be hard to navigate. Boston has over 20 neighborhoods, and 83 subdistricts, meaning there is a lot to choose from. Each area of Boston is differently priced, depending on location, surrounding areas, and unit perks. When looking for apartments in the city on a budget, you may be overwhelmed with neighborhoods to choose from. That’s why we’ve ranked each area of Boston from least to most expensive, so you don’t need to stress your move!
Do you have a small bedroom or share with a roommate? Are you struggling with storage? You’ve come to the right place!
I hope you are excited to find your own rental, it’s an experience of freedom like no other. Please don’t stress during this process. Patience is all you need, as well as knowing what you need in an apartment (which we’ll get to, don’t worry).