Posted by: expaticainhelvetica | December 10, 2009

PSA – Rent Our Apartment in Boston

Our apartment in Boston (Dorchester/Savin Hill area) is coming up for rent in early 2010.  If you or someone you know might be looking for a new place to lay your head, please post something here or email me at either expaticainhelvetica at gmail dot com or outofrange331 at yahoo dot com.

Description: The apartment is in Savin Hill steps away from the Savin Hill stop on the Red Line. 1.5 bedrooms (the .5 sized room is on the smaller side and makes a good spare room or office). Bathroom was redone last year, kitchen was redone this year. Energy-efficient windows installed two years ago. The bedrooms have ample closet space and the closet in the .5 sized bedroom was recently re-done with Elfa white-wire shelving to give extra space. Eat in kitchen that is large enough for a table. Deck off the back to spend lots of time on during the warmer months.

Savin Hill – There are plenty of restaurants and the apartment is a five-minute walk to the beach, tennis courts, and basketball courts. Shaw’s is only one T stop away and there are numerous, locally owned grocery stores within walking distance.

Parking – ample on-street, no permit-needed parking. There are also nearly a dozen Zipcars within a five-minute walk from the apartment.

Pets – cats and small dogs (under 30 lbs) are allowed. No pit bulls, german shepherds, Staffordshire terriers, etc.

Storage – there is storage in the basement of the building.

Laundry – there is FREE laundry in the basement of the building.

Utilities – the tenant is responsible for their own electric, gas and incidentals (i.e. cable, internet, phone, etc).

Move in date – this is flexible – anytime between January 1 and February 1

– Monthly rent – $1,200

Deposit – we ask for a security deposit equal to one month’s rent

Price: $1,200
Bedrooms: 1.5 BR



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