Approximate Rent Chart

Rent prices can vary greatly between neighborhoods in Boston. The following table illustrates some of these differences and shows a range of what, in general, you should expect to pay in monthly rent relative to apartment size and neighborhood location. These are neighborhoods where a majority of our off-campus population resides. The figures are regularly updated from current listings on our website, as well as from rental market web searches.

STUDIO 1 BED 2 BED 3+ BED
Allston/Brighton $1000-$1400 $1400-$1900 $2000-$2500 $2700-$3500+
Back Bay $1245-$1800 $1800-$2200 $2500-$3000 $3200-$5000+
Brookline $1295-$1500 $1795-$2200 $2260-$2900 $3000-$3800+
Cambridge $1100-$1500 $1400-$1900 $2000-$3000 $1700-$3000+
Dorchester $950-$1410 $1850-$1975 $2200-$2300 $2300-$2549+
Fenway/Kenmore $1375-$1900 $1800-$2200 $2100-$2800 $2900-$3800+
Jamaica Plain $975-$1250 $1300-$1675 $1900-$2200 $2500-$3200+
Newton $800-$1200 $1200-$1500 $1750-$2680 $3000-$4900+
Somerville $950-$1295 $1375-$2200 $1850-$2600 $2600-$3500+
South Boston/Dorchester $950-$1200 $1300-$1700 $1750-$2200 $3450-$4000+
South End $900-$1400 $1350-$2000 $2375-$3200 $3000-$4000+