Boston downtown condos

Boston downtown condos

That is a tough question to answer. Some Boston downtown condo owners would say that it’s a good time to sell because the prices are going to continue to go down and if you want to get more out of your Boston high rise condo then sell it now. Some Boston Midtown Condo owners say its a good time to buy because prices are stagnate and there is a lot of inventory to pick from.

I would have to agree with the buyers right now.

Most people say the left and that sounds like where you want to be. Prices are steady with more and more price reductions so will we continue to appreciate from here and moving into 2019. Only time will tell.

If you ask me Id buy now. There is a lot of inventory, sellers will be easier to negotiate with, you won’t have a lot (or any) competition, and you can still get that deal of the century before the market moves back.

One thing is certain “The times are changing.” It will be interesting to see where we go from here but I think it is almost impossible not to see some changes in the Boston Midtown high rise condo market.

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John Ford
John Ford

Over the course of 20 years in the Boston downtown real estate market, John represented and sold numerous, condominiums, investment and development properties in Greater Boston and in the surrounding suburbs

In addition to representing Boston condo buyers and sellers, John is currently one of the most recognized Boston condo blog writers regarding Boston condominiums and residential real estate markets. John's insights and observations about the Boston condo market have been seen in a wide variety of the most established local & national media outlets including; Banker and Tradesman, Boston Magazine The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald and NewsWeek and Fortune magazine, among others.


For over 24 years, John Ford, of Ford Realty Inc., has been actively involved in the real estate industry. He started his career in commercial real estate with a national firm Spaulding & Slye and quickly realized that he had a passion for residential properties. In 1999, John entered the residential real estate market, and in 2000 John Started his own firm Ford Realty Inc. As a broker, his clients have come to love his fun, vivacious, and friendly attitude. He prides himself on bringing honesty and integrity to the entire home buying and selling process. In addition to helping buyers and sellers, he also works with rental clients. Whether you’re looking to purchase a new Boston condo or rent an apartment, you’ll quickly learn why John has a 97% closing rate.


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