Boston

Housing 

Expat Neighborhoods

Common expat neighborhoods include:

• Newton
• Belmont
• Cambridge
• Lexington
• Marblehead
• Back Bay

Rental Housing Cost

Rental housing costs vary depending on the type, size, and location of the property. Homes range from 4,000 to 10,000 USD per month. Apartments range from 2500 to 6000 USD per month.

 

Local Details

Transportation

Boston is pedestrian friendly and has a network of public transport including subway, buses, water shuttle and commuter rail. Many commuters prefer to drive their own vehicle.

Fun Facts

The Boston Cream Pie was invented at the Omni Parker House in Boston. It is the state’s official dessert.

The first American lighthouse was built in the Boston Harbor in 1716. When you take a stroll on the Boston Common, you are visiting the nation’s first public park, established in 1634.

Local Currency

USD