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HOUSING OPTIONS On-Campus Cambridge Boston Suburbs Q&A Living on Campus Kendal-MIT Station Central Sq. Station Eastgate Westgate MIT Sloan Campus Map 20-25 min walk / Shuttle 7am-7pm Boston On-Campus Family Housing Westgate Eastgate Apartment Facilities Heating Hot Water

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housing options
HOUSING OPTIONS
  • On-Campus
  • Cambridge
  • Boston
  • Suburbs
  • Q&A
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Kendal-MIT Station

Central Sq. Station

Eastgate

Westgate

MIT Sloan

Campus Map

20-25 min walk /

Shuttle 7am-7pm

Boston

slide4

On-Campus Family Housing

Westgate

Eastgate

slide5

Apartment Facilities

  • Heating
  • Hot Water
  • Cable TV
  • Telephone
  • Broadband Access
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Movie Borrowing System
  • Laundry Rooms
  • Storage
  • Trash Room
  • Playroom
  • Playground
  • Lounge Area
  • Manager’s Office
  • Campus Shuttle/Safe Ride
  • Grocery Shuttle (Saturdays)
  • Parking (≈$592/year)
  • Bike Rental ($10/year)
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Family Graduate Housing Rates

*These rates are for the 2007-2008 year. Rents may be higher for the 2008-2009 year

Resident parking permits are available for $ 729 per year

Source: http://web.mit.edu/housing/grad/residences.htmlhttp://web.mit.edu/facilities/transportation/parking/student/index.html#resident

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http://web.mit.edu/Eastgate

http://web.mit.edu/Westgate

( Links )

http://web.mit.edu/housing/grad/residences.html

http://web.mit.edu/facilities/transportation/

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Looking for Housing

in Boston and Beyond

  • Heating:
    • Oil or gas?
    • Included or extra?
    • Double pane windows?
  • Lots of types of housing:
    • Split or independent houses
    • Modern apartment buildings
    • Apartments with “character”
  • Transportation/parking:
    • Do you have/need a car
    • Distance to the T/bus
    • Spots/Residential Permit
  • Realtor:
    • Time v. Money
    • Recommendations
  • Timing:
    • June 1, Aug 1, Sept 1
    • Look a month before
    • Process takes a week
living in boston
Living in Boston
  • Allston/Brighton
    • 20 minute bike ride to MIT Sloan, long T commute
    • Tons of students and young families
    • Pricey but for Boston, less expensive
  • Back Bay
    • Long T commute, shorter bus commute, and walkable
    • Cultural mecca
    • Quaint lovely neighborhood
  • Beacon Hill
    • Breezy commute on Red line, or walk
    • Fabulous quaint old neighborhood
    • Parking impossible
  • Kenmore/Fenway
    • Easy bike or bus, longer T commute
    • Lower rents and often heat included
    • Close to Back Bay, but not the quaintest neighborhood itself
living in cambridge somerville
Living in Cambridge/Somerville
  • East Cambridge/Kendall
  • Central
  • Harvard
  • Porter
  • Davis
  • Inman

Davis

living in the suburbs
Living in the Suburbs
  • Arlington
  • Watertown
  • Brookline
  • Belmont