Here are some thoughts on some of the smallest Boston condos  (least expensive) that sold in 2017.

Here’s something you don’t see every day: A cute, well-kept Boston Downtown condo that sold in 2017 for $300,000.

But don’t let the $300,000 sale price fool you. At 175 square feet, this itty-bitty condo is nowhere near as cheap as it is small, with a price tag per sq. ft of $1,480.00 – Its a steep price for a condo the size of a college dorm.

Below is a list of the smallest  Boston condos that sold in 2017, ranging from studios to two bedrooms:

290 Commonwealth Avenue #8 — The smallest condos that sold in the city last year, this condo measured in at 175 square feet. Sold for $300,000.

One bedroom category:

230 Beacon Street #1– This Back Bay one bedroom measure in at 275  Square feet, even by Back Bay standards this is very small. Simply put, you don’t want to invite too many friends over to watch the Super Bowl game.

And for for the two bedroom category:

91 West Cedar Street in Beacon Hill. This two bedroom measure in at 475 sq ft (small by even a 1 bedroom standard). This condo sold for $475,000.

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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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