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Metro Exclusives in Beautiful North End

The oldest residential community in Boston as well as one of the most popular areas in the city, the North End is known traditionally as an Italian neighborhood that boasts over 100 bakeries, restaurants, cafes, and boutiques that wind along the neighborhood’s narrow streets. North… Read More

Starting 2023 with a Clean Slate

In case you didn't already know, Saturday, January 14th is celebrated as Organize Your Home Day! Every year on this day, you have the perfect opportunity to clear out the clutter, finish the DIY projects you started last year, and ultimately create a space and… Read More

New Year, New Rental Home!

New year... New you! As we enter 2023, we want to help you start it off with a bang, and we've got just the thing: a way to move into your dream apartment. We know how hard it can be to find the right place,… Read More

Brookline Holiday Shopping List

With the holiday season coming to its peak soon, the associated stress will also probably start to kick in. If you've still got some gift shopping to do, you can't go wrong with supporting a local business here in Brookline. Whether you are shopping for… Read More

Cozy Homes To Get You Through Winter

Winter is among us... That means a lot of nights in, cozy reading nooks, a gym already in your building, wood-burning fireplaces, and a kitchen perfect for making warm soups and drinks. This winter season, we want to help find you your perfect home -… Read More

The Best Winter Activities in Boston

Winter is rapidly approaching, and Boston is no stranger to the cold nights and snowy days. With the Winter weather heading our way, we know how hard it can be to get out and be active! The days of rooftop bar sightseeing or trail running… Read More

MassDreams Grant Program and What It Could Mean For First Time Home Buyers

Are you a first time homebuyer looking for help with your downpayment? MassDREAMS (Delivering Real Equity and Mortgage Stability) is a federally funded grant program designed to provide eligible first-time homebuyers who currently reside in a Disproportionately Impacted Community with up to $50,000 in down payment and closing cost… Read More

Beautiful Homes To Make You Feel More Like You

The space you live in may affect you more than you think. When you're in a space you love, you may find that you have a clearer mind, a happier heart, more energy, more patience, and even more self love. This season, we want to… Read More

Date Night In The Boston Area

The kids are back to school, the weather is getting cooler, and you deserve some one-on-one romantic time with your partner. This year has been crazy for many of us, so it comes as no surprise that everyone seems to be looking forward to the… Read More

Family Style Homes Available For Rent This Fall

The kids are heading back to school, work is getting busier, and Boston just keeps on getting better. With all of the hustle and bustle that fall brings, you shouldn't have to worry about your housing, so we decided to take that burden off your… Read More

Pet Friendly Activities In The Boston Area

As the summer heat begins to dim, and the kids head back to school, our pets are becoming the stars of the show once again. When living in a city, it can be hard to find many pet-friendly places to tote your furry friends to!… Read More

Summer in Boston – What to Do and Where to Go.

Ah, finally. Summer is here. The team at Metro Realty couldn't be any more thrilled to jump into this summer season with high expectations, positive vibes, and plenty of plans! Those in the Boston area have plenty to look forward to, so let's highlight some… Read More

Sleek and Modern Homes Available For Rent This Summer

In the past decades, home design has taken some seriously cool turns. From bringing back the 70's, to "cottage in the woods", we've pretty much seen it all. In the most recent years, though, we have seen a shift to the sleek, elegant, and classy… Read More

Participating in Earth Day 2022

This year, Earth Day will be celebrated on April 22nd - but this doesn't mean that we can't get a head start! Typically, the entire Month of April is viewed as Earth Month with events that get the community involved in bettering our planet. The… Read More

Pet Friendly Homes Available This May

When it comes to finding your perfect home, you shouldn't have to sacrifice your preferences to ensure you find a space that is welcoming to you and your four-legged friends. Whether you are in search of a space with ample outdoor spaces for your dog… Read More

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in Boston

With St. Patrick's Day quickly approaching, we want to share the many reasons why Boston is considered the most Irish of any American city! Whether you are looking to celebrate with a Guinness cheers among pal, listening to Irish music in one of our many… Read More

Getting Settled into your New Home

So you've just closed on your new house and are moving in soon - congratulations! But you might be asking yourself, now what? The home buying process can be tedious and draining, taking up all your time and energy for months at a time. Once… Read More

Get Ready for Spring with a New Home

With today being the 1st of March, it's easy to begin daydreaming about sunny spring afternoons and waiting for them to come, even if there may still be snow on the ground. To help you prepare for the switch, we've compiled a list of sun-soaked… Read More

11 Tips to Help Save for a Home

Saving for a new home, or your first home, is one of life’s biggest challenges and there are some great approaches to help you achieve your target amount faster. Saving for a house can take months, even a couple of years. While it can feel… Read More