Research and Studies

Research & Studies

Boston, MA
Boston, MA
Boston’s Winter Storms and 311 Snow-Related Complaints
Updated 2 weeks ago
The East Coast has been hit, over the past weeks, with one winter storm after the other. One city that has been very affected by these storms is Boston. As Boston is currently being visited by the fourth winter storm in the past weeks, we here at RentHop thought we would take a deeper look at…
The Madness That is Boston Move-in Day
Updated 7 months ago
If you don't live in Boston, you probably don't know about the struggles faced by students during the dreaded move-in period. Every year, between late August and early September, new and returning students move into dorms or new apartments near the city's universities. While moving week is a…
Boston Median Rent by T Stop 2017
Updated 7 months ago
Map Updated August 24th, 2017 Rising Rents Don't Stop Here Boston's T is one of the largest rapid transit systems in the nation, behind New York City and Chicago and similar in size to Washington D.C. This means hundreds of thousands of people rely on the MBTA to get them to and from work…
Can You Afford To Live In Boston? (Maybe Outside Suffolk County)
Updated 9 months ago
Median Annual Income Won't Afford Suffolk County Apartments We pulled data for two-bedroom median rents across Boston ($2,600 for the whole metro area), and found many neighborhoods to be quite affordable, much more affordable, in fact, than Los Angeles and Miami, where nearly all neighborhoods…
Boston Cost of Living Map
The Holy Streets of Boston
Updated 11 months ago
2017 - The Year of the Pothole As we leave the Winter behind and enter Spring, the team at RentHop thought it would be the perfect time to remind everyone to beware the dreaded pothole. We hope applying a little data science to the Pothole Requests from the City of Boston helps to prevent your…
Mapping March Madness In Boston
Updated 13 months ago
In Preparation for March Madness - A Review of the Sports Bar Scene in Boston It seems like forever ago when every sports bar in the Boston area was packed with patrons watching the New England Patriots make their historic comeback to win Super Bowl LI. Bostonians are known for taking their…
Clinton Holds Ten-Fold Lead in Donors Across Greater Boston
Updated 17 months ago
With just a week to go in this election cycle the only thing left to do is vote (seriously, get out and vote!). As Hillary and the Donald go pantsuit to "hair", we've been left with a hunger for some cold hard data and in the final FEC disclosure of the season, we found just that. As a…
Cambridge Parking Tickets (2015)
Updated 20 months ago
What are some of the most high-risk places to park your car in Cambridge, MA? RentHop takes a look at over 300,000 tickets issued in 2015.
Get to know your neighbor's political views: Boston Edition (2016)
Updated 20 months ago
Hillary gets more money, but Bernie gets more voters.
Boston Rent by Subway Stop (2016)
Updated 20 months ago
An Analysis of Rents and the Subway Lines in Boston, MA.
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