A 251-square-foot home hits the market for nearly $450,000

That's roughly $1,792 per square foot.


For a home in the Boston area with an open floorplan, an updated kitchen and a desirable location near commuter options, you might expect a high price.

In the context of the current real estate market, $449,900 might seem like a bargain for a house with that description.

But this house is just 251 square feet.

The tiny Boston area home is on sale for a price that equates to roughly $1,792 per square foot.

The listing includes words like "one-of-a-kind," "unique," "affordable" and "tiny."

According to the listing, the bedroom is a loft with knee-high ceilings. The kitchenette boasts a new granite countertop and the bathroom was recently renovated. It is located on 0.06 acres.

There is a "ready to finish basement" that might offer a few additional square feet.

According to the Massachusetts Association of Realtors, the median price for single-family homes in the state was $552,000 in August.