Fixer-Upper Homes in the Boston Area

As Boston area homes have become more expensive and outside the budget of many families, looking for a fixer-upper can make a lot of sense. To purchase a home below market value and then slowly improve it as you go seems like a smart way to enter the housing market or move into an area that would otherwise be too expensive. This approach can work out very well but there important things to consider before signing off on that charming old house (click here for more info).


As with any real estate decision, it is important that you research the communities you are considering. Many elements come into this decisions such as location, property prices in that area, general amenities, and the quality of the schools (Click here for more on this subject).

 


 

Fixer-Upper Homes available in the General Boston Area

SearchForHomes150x25 O Newly Listed Fixer-Uppers
SearchForHomes150x25 O Metro Boston Area (142 Fixer-Uppers)
SearchForHomes150x25 O North of Boston (37 Fixer-Uppers Available)
SearchForHomes150x25 O West of Boston (18 Fixer-Uppers Available)
SearchForHomes150x25 O South of Boston (38 Fixer-Uppers Available)

 

 

Fixer-Upper Homes available in Boston Area Suburbs and Neighborhoods

  Town or Neighbourhood Average Home Price Average Income School Testing(MCAS) Size Attributes
Search For Properties Allston
2 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Low Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Urban CommunityDiverse CommunityStudent CommunityCultural Options in CommunityWaterfront CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Arlington
4 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices High Income Area High MCAS Score Medium Size Community Suburban Community
Search For Properties Back Bay
1 Fixer-Uppers Available
High Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Medium Size Community Urban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityCultural Options in CommunityCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Bay Village
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
High Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Urban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityCultural Options in CommunityResidential CommunityCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Beacon Hill
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Urban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityCultural Options in CommunityResidential CommunityCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Belmont
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices High Income Area High MCAS Score Small Community Suburban CommunityCommunity with Train Access
Search For Properties Brighton
2 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Low Income Area Low MCAS Score Medium Size Community Urban CommunityDiverse CommunityStudent CommunityCultural Options in CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Brookline
1 Fixer-Uppers Available
High Property Prices High Income Area High MCAS Score Medium Size Community Suburban CommunityCommunity with Subway accessShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many Restaurants
Search For Properties Cambridge
3 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices Medium Income Area Medium  MCAS Score Large Community Urban CommunityShopping available in CommunityCultural Options in CommunityStudent CommunityCommunity with Subway accessCommunity with Train AccessWaterfront CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many Restaurants
Search For Properties Charlestown
1 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Urban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsCultural Options in CommunityResidential CommunityWaterfront Community
Search For Properties Chelsea
5 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Low Income Area Low MCAS Score Medium Size Community Urban CommunityDiverse CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsWaterfront CommunityCommunity with Train AccessCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Chinatown
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
High Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Urban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityCultural Options in CommunityDiverse CommunityCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Dorchester
13 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Low Income Area Low MCAS Score Large Community Urban CommunityResidential CommunityCommunity with Subway accessDiverse CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in Community
Search For Properties East Boston
3 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Low Income Area Low MCAS Score Medium Size Community Urban CommunityDiverse CommunityCommunity with Subway accessResidential CommunityWaterfront CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in Community
Search For Properties Everett
4 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Medium Size Community Urban CommunityDiverse CommunityWaterfront Community
Search For Properties Fenway
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices Low Income Area Low MCAS Score Medium Size Community Urban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityCultural Options in CommunityCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Financial District
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
High Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Urban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityCultural Options in CommunityCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Hyde Park
2 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Suburban CommunityCommunity with Train AccessDiverse Community
Search For Properties Jamaica Plain
1 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Medium Size Community Urban CommunityDiverse CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityResidential CommunityCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Lexington
1 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices High Income Area High MCAS Score Small Community Suburban CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many Restaurants
Search For Properties Lynn
12 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Large Community Urban CommunityDiverse CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsWaterfront CommunityCommunity with Train Access
Search For Properties Malden
5 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Medium  MCAS Score Medium Size Community Suburban CommunityDiverse CommunityCommunity with Subway accessCommunity with Train Access
Search For Properties Mattapan
1 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Low Income Area Low MCAS Score Large Community Urban CommunityDiverse CommunityResidential CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in Community
Search For Properties Medford
3 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Medium Size Community Suburban CommunityWaterfront CommunityCommunity with Train Access
Search For Properties Melrose
1 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area High MCAS Score Small Community Suburban Community
Search For Properties Midtown
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Low Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Urban CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Milton
1 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices High Income Area High MCAS Score Small Community Suburban CommunityCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Mission Hill
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Low Income Area Low MCAS Score Medium Size Community Urban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityCultural Options in CommunityResidential CommunityCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Nahant
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices High Income Area High MCAS Score Small Community Suburban Community
Search For Properties Newton
4 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices High Income Area High MCAS Score Large Community Suburban CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties North End
1 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Urban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityCultural Options in CommunityResidential CommunityCommunity with Subway accessWaterfront Community
Search For Properties Quincy
19 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Medium  MCAS Score Large Community Suburban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsWaterfront CommunityCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Revere
5 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Medium  MCAS Score Medium Size Community Suburban CommunityCommunity with Subway accessWaterfront CommunityCommunity with Train Access
Search For Properties Roslindale
6 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Large Community Suburban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityDiverse CommunityCommunity with Train AccessResidential Community
Search For Properties Roxbury
2 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Low Income Area Low MCAS Score Medium Size Community Urban CommunityDiverse CommunityCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Saugus
2 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Medium  MCAS Score Small Community Suburban CommunityShopping available in Community
Search For Properties Seaport
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
High Property Prices Low Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Urban CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsWaterfront CommunityCommunity with Subway accessCultural Options in Community
Search For Properties Somerville
7 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Large Community Urban CommunityDiverse CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsWaterfront CommunityCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties South Boston
5 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Medium Size Community Urban CommunityResidential CommunityWaterfront Community
Search For Properties South End
2 Fixer-Uppers Available
High Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Large Community Urban CommunityResidential CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsCommunity with Subway access
Search For Properties Stoneham
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area High MCAS Score Small Community Suburban Community
Search For Properties Wakefield
2 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Medium  MCAS Score Small Community Suburban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityCommunity with Train Access
Search For Properties Waltham
7 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Large Community Urban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityCommunity with Train Access
Search For Properties Waterfront
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
High Property Prices Low Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Urban CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in CommunityWaterfront CommunityCommunity with Subway accessCultural Options in Community
Search For Properties Wellesley
1 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices High Income Area High MCAS Score Small Community Suburban CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsCommunity with Train Access
Search For Properties West End
0 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Urban CommunityDiverse CommunityCommunity with Subway accessCommunity with many RestaurantsShopping available in Community
Search For Properties West Roxbury
6 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Suburban CommunityResidential CommunityCommunity with Train AccessShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many Restaurants
Search For Properties Winchester
3 Fixer-Uppers Available
Medium Property Prices High Income Area High MCAS Score Small Community Suburban CommunityCommunity with Train Access
Search For Properties Winthrop
3 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Low MCAS Score Small Community Suburban CommunityWaterfront Community
Search For Properties Woburn
1 Fixer-Uppers Available
Low Property Prices Medium Income Area Medium  MCAS Score Medium Size Community Suburban CommunityShopping available in CommunityCommunity with many RestaurantsCommunity with Train Access