02108 is it!
Covering parts of Back Bay, Downtown Crossing and Bostons prestigious Beacon Hill neighborhood. 02108 is bursting with historic and upscale homes. Beacon Hill posted a $1,432,500 median sale price in 2017, a slight uptick from 2016 figures. The Suffolk County Zip climbed one position in Massachusetts rankings, while on a national level it rose two positions, becoming the #81 priciest Zip Code in the U.S.
The second most expensive Zip in the region was 02481, which covers Wellesley Hills. The median there in 2017 was $1.4 million. Wellesley Hills is also the #97 most expensive Zip Code in the nation. 02481s rise is thanks to a 9.6% increase in median sale price. Such prices placed both 02481 and 02108 among the 100 most expensive in the U.S. according to Property Shark research.
As the Massachusetts Association of Realtors reports, price growth has been pushed to its highest levels in eight years due to demand and shortage of homes for sale. Prices rose over 5%, while inventory, days on the market, months of supply and new listings all fell.