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Sizing Up Greater Boston's Real Estate Market05:59

One Seaport Square under construction. (Joe Difazio for WBUR)
One Seaport Square under construction. (Joe Difazio for WBUR)
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Rental prices in Greater Boston seem to be slowing down. New data this week from rental tracking firm Reis show rent prices dropped by nearly 2 percent, or about $36 per month on an average lease.

We look at why rents are going down and what that might mean for the housing market overall.


Greg Vasil, CEO of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board, which tweets @GBREB.

This segment aired on January 6, 2017.

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