Just in time for the Superbowl… a new study that compares Life in Boston and Seattle… The real estate brokerage ranks each city based on factors like income, housing, education and transportation, and declares Seattle as the winner.
Redfin (www.redfin.com), the customer-first real estate brokerage, looked at Census data, information the brokerage gets from the multiple listing services in each city and a few other sources to find out which fans have it better: Seattle or Boston. Here are the categories and scores for each city:
- Getting More Home for Your Money: Seattle – 1, Boston – 0
- Affording a Home in the First Place: Seattle – 1, Boston – 0
- Getting an Education: Seattle – 1, Boston – 1
- Getting Around: Seattle – 0, Boston – 1
- Dating and Marriage: Seattle – 1, Boston – 1
- Enjoying the Weather: Seattle – 1, Boston – 0
- Boating, Cooking and Drinking Coffee: Seattle – 1, Boston – 0
Final Score: Seattle – 6, Boston – 3 – Go Hawks!!