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The apartment rental market in South Boston has been one of the steadiest and most reliable market’s in Greater Boston. While most of the City and surrounding areas see large annual variances in apartment availability depending on local universities semester cycles, South Boston apartments are by and large insulated from this trend so much that it’s hard to notice any variance at all.
It’s no secret South Boston has become one of the most popular neighborhoods in the city. This small area has a big reputation from pop culture and film, and as a result, South Boston has seen an influx of new residents over the past decade. This has had a remarkable effect on the rental market, as a once affordable part of Boston now is one of the most coveted and, in some areas, most expensive parts of Boston.
There are many situations where you may be forced to sublet a room in your apartment. Maybe you have to move for a job or have a roommate that is moving away for the summer; or worse a roommate that just decided to walk out on the lease. Whatever the case may be, there are some quick and easy ways to get it filled with someone reliable. We have years of experience in dealing with sublets and rooms for rent in the Boston area.
South Boston Apartments has published an infographic showing the average rent prices for apartments ranging in size from studios to 4 bedrooms. They pulled data from the immense Boston Pads database, which contains over 156,000 Boston apartments, 500,000+ photos, and 8,000+ video tours.