South End New Construction Developments
700 Harrison Ave Lofts:
The 700 Harrison Ave lofts are one of the newest and most sought after luxury loft condo developments in the South End. This 84-unit development is located in the heart of the South End within short walking distance to restaurants, cafes, shops, & entertainment. The units feature floor-to-ceiling windows, hardwood floors, ultra modern finishes, and some of the most incredible views in Downtown Boston. 1 bedroom condos for sale start around $399,000 for a 1 bedroom condo, and 2 bedrooms start around $549,000. Apartments for rent in the building start around $1950 for a 1 bedroom, and $2,300 for a 2 bedroom apartment.
Art Block Lofts:
Art Block is one of the South End's most ultra modern luxury loft developments. These lofts are located directly across from the Boston Medical Center. These artist lofts feature polished concrete floors, high ceilings, and indoor garage parking is available. 1 bedroom condos for sale start around $449,000. Rentals in Art Block start around $2000 for a studio loft, and apartments for rent can go as high as $4,000/mo.
The Modern Boston:
The Modern is located at 255 Northampton Street, near the South End / Back Bay line. This new construction loft development boasts some of the areas most incredible views. The units have polished concrete floors, state-of-the-art fitnishes, and huge windows that offer plentiful sunlight. There is also an incredible roofdeck. Indoor garage parking is available. Condos for sale start around $379,000 for a 1 bedroom. Apartment rentals typically start around $1800 for a 1 bed loft. 2 bedroom apartments for rent usually start around $2800/mo.
The Dover lofts is an ultra modern luxury loft development located in the South End. Units feature polished concrete floors, high ceilings, and large windows that offer plentiful sunlight. The building also has an incredible roofdeck. Condos for sale at the Dover Lofts start around $429,000 for a 1 bedroom loft. Apartments for rent in the building start around $2000 for a 1 bed. 2 bedroom apartments for rent start around $4000/mo.
The Harrison is a luxury loft development located in the South End of Boston. The units feature polished concrete floors, high ceilings, and large windows that offer plentiful sunlight. Condos for sale in the building start around $399,000 for a studio loft. Apartment rentals typically start around $1900 for a studio loft. 1 bedroom apartments for rent usually start around $499,000.
SOUTH END CONDO MARKET
Located south of Back Bay, and lying on the same former tidal marshes, South End is also an officially recognized neighborhood in Boston. Originally established in the mid-1800s, South End was filled and developed before what would later become its neighbor, Back Bay. Initially, the South End neighborhood was designed to appeal especially to the wealthy. Beautiful Victorian townhouses, as well as several parks were built in the area to make the neighborhood more attractive – many of which still remain in place today. The number of historic townhouses built near each other made South End the largest Victorian residential district in the United States – a title that also still remains true today.
Of course, not everyone looking to live in South End desires an elegant Victorian townhouse. For those looking for something a littler smaller, simpler, or just plain different – there are several other options as well. Depending on what qualities are desired in a potential home, South End can likely deliver. From one-person apartments to 4+ bedroom condominiums, this neighborhood has it covered. And with prices comparable to the surrounding areas, South End offers beautiful homes in a decent location, all at a great price.
Real estate in South End:
While the median sales price for all homes is $765,000 – the median sales price for all homes and condominiums in South End is approximately $748,500.
In addition to the title of largest Victorian residential district – thanks to its incredible architecture – South End is considered a Boston Landmark District, and is also listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Besides the historic brownstones, there are numerous institutes and organizations that also attract people to the area. South End originally housed Boston College, which has since moved to a new location. Today, the neighborhood is home to the Boston Ballet, the Boston Center for the Arts (BCA), Boston Medical Center, the South End Historical Society, and the Animal Rescue League of Boston. However, the buildings aren't the only aspect of the neighborhood that are appealing. Residential parks and community gardens scatter the entire South End are, totaling more than 30.
South End offers beautiful homes, as well as parks, gardens, and several art and cultural activities to keep everyone entertained. However, that isn't all that the community has to offer. South End is known as a open-minded and welcoming place to reside in. This may be because of its great acceptance of diversity. The neighborhood is considered to be one of the most diverse communities in the Boston area. Home to people of nearly every race, religion, and/or sexual orientation, South End provides the opportunity to learn about different cultures and religions. Therefore, not only is it affordable – South End is beautiful, conveniently located, and educationally motivated.