Micro-Apartments in Boston – Who’s Renting?

F63-_Studio-AMicro-apartments are generally targeted to young professionals as an affordable alternative for city living.  A recent Herald article profiles residents at Factory 63 on Melcher Street in South Boston’s Fort Point neighborhood, which has 23 “innovation micro-apartments”.  The market rate units range from $1,699 for a 374-square-foot unit to $2,450 for 597 square feet and all units are rented, with a waiting list.  Rent includes heat and central air conditioning. More