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San francisco parking spot Cheap! Check boston!

Boston woman pays $560,000 for 2 parking spots



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BOSTON -- (AP) Parking is such a precious commodity in Boston that one woman was willing to pay $560,000 for two off-street spaces near her home.
Lisa Blumenthal won the spots in the city's Back Bay neighborhood during an on-site auction Thursday held in a steady rain by the Internal Revenue Service. The IRS had seized the spots from a man who owed back taxes.
Blumenthal, who lives in a multimillion-dollar home near the parking spaces, tells The Boston Globe (Tandem parking spots sell for $560,000 - Business - The Boston Globe ) she didn't expect the bidding to go quite so high for the spots she says will come in handy for guests and workers.
The record for a single spot in Boston is $300,000.
The median price of a single-family home in Massachusetts is $313,000.

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Boston woman pays $560,000 for 2 parking spots



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BOSTON -- (AP) Parking is such a precious commodity in Boston that one woman was willing to pay $560,000 for two off-street spaces near her home.
Lisa Blumenthal won the spots in the city's Back Bay neighborhood during an on-site auction Thursday held in a steady rain by the Internal Revenue Service. The IRS had seized the spots from a man who owed back taxes.
Blumenthal, who lives in a multimillion-dollar home near the parking spaces, tells The Boston Globe (Tandem parking spots sell for $560,000 - Business - The Boston Globe ) she didn't expect the bidding to go quite so high for the spots she says will come in handy for guests and workers.
The record for a single spot in Boston is $300,000.
The median price of a single-family home in Massachusetts is $313,000.
THE BACK BAY the condo units are million + for a small one.
no idea why anyone would want to live there, but people do.
and pay $$$$$$$$ to do it.
with parking garages charging 90.oo week. even working there is nuts
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just nuts i tell you what people do with money!!
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