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3 Reasons to Invest in Roxbury

Martika Jenkins on location in RoxburyThe Roxbury neighborhood of Boston is a great place to purchase real estate. Dwell360's Martika Jenkins will provide you with three great reasons why you should consider investing here.



From the great value, access to the city, and the excitement of the neighborhood, there are many reasons to buy real estate in this up and coming neighborhood! Watch the video to learn more about this vibrant area.

3 Reasons to Invest in Roxbury

Reason #1: Accessibility

Blue Hill Ave is a major artery that runs right through the heart of Boston. Within a mile, you have access to the commuter rail, major bus routes, Boston Medical Center, and the SOWA neighborhood. The 45 bus in front of our listing on Blue Hill Ave takes you directly to Ruggles with access to the Orange Line. Dudley Square offers routes to the rest of the city and Cambridge, while Upham’s Corner provides access to South Station.

Reason #2: VALUE

Roxbury home values have consistency increased over the last few years and continue to be on the rise! Single family homes throughout Boston sell for an average of $438 per square foot, while those in the neighborhood of Roxbury sell for an average of $293. Our listing at 85 Blue Hill Ave is priced at just $289 per sq ft, a great value in this area. Keep in mind that Roxbury home values are increasing at the same rate as the rest of Boston.

Roxbury continues to be a center of focus for development opportunities. Large residential buildings with ground floor retail space are being built throughout the area. Right on Blue Hill Ave the Clarion will offer new rental apartments and create a more vibrant place to live.

Reason #3: Food Paradise

Throughout the Roxbury neighborhood you will find some of the most diverse dining options in the city. You will find authentic cuisine from Cape Verde, Domincan Republic, West Africa, and the Middle East. Within a mile, you also have a local distillery and brewery.

If you’re already looking in Roxbury or looking to expand your search to this up and coming neighborhood, take a look at our listing on 85 Blue Hill Ave. This is a classic Boston home that you are not going to want to miss. For more information and a video tour of the home at 85 Blue Hill Ave, click here.

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