Neighborhood Spotlight: Boston’s Back Bay

Boston, Massachusetts, USA downtown skyline on the Charles River in the morning.
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Boston’s Back Bay isn’t just steeped in history and charm; it’s a thriving hub for the CRE industry, pulsating with opportunity. From iconic brownstones to sleek skyscrapers, Back Bay boasts an impressive array of Class-A office spaces designed to impress. The vibrant community is filled with industry leaders, fostering collaboration and growth throughout a handful of top Boston properties.


200 Clarendon

Boston Back Bay Skyline at Sunset from the Boston Common Hill

Soar above the Back Bay skyline at 200 Clarendon Street, New England’s tallest building and an iconic Boston landmark. This 62-story masterpiece offers more than just stunning 360° views – it’s the ultimate address for discerning businesses seeking unparalleled success. The location provides effortless convenience by surrounding employees with world-class dining, shopping, entertainment, and hotels. As a private, secure, all-business tower, building employees are ensured utmost discretion and peace of mind through the property’s unparalleled security and privacy.


800 Boylston

Prudential Center in Back Bay, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Nestled in the vibrant heart of Back Bay, with the charms of the South End just a stroll away, the possibilities are endless. This dynamic urban center is located just minutes from the Boston Public Garden with easy access to top shops and restaurants, including the city’s most coveted retail destination – the Prudential Center. Beyond just a prime Back Bay location, 800 Boylston offers a revolutionary solution for ambitious businesses: FLEX by BXP. This innovative concept breaks free from traditional leases – FLEX accommodates big dreams with adaptable solutions.

  • Effortless Move-In: Skip lengthy setup and get teams operational fast, thanks to pre-built, high-quality spaces.
  • Unmatched Flexibility: FLEX empowers tenants to scale up or down seamlessly as business needs evolve.
  • Identity, Amplified: Freedom to create a customized workspace that reflects a specific brand, fostering employee engagement and productivity.


200 Berkeley

Distant view of Boston skyline from Boston Public Garden during summer time.

The real estate experience at this 26-story office tower is elevated, to say the least – boasting panoramic cityscapes and on-site amenities designed to impress. Immerse yourself in the cultural heart of Boston, steps from world-class dining, shopping, and hotels. Employees enjoy a seamless commute with convenient access to major highways and local train stations. The property is bathed in abundant natural light pouring through expansive windows and dramatic ceiling heights. Spanning across a full city block, 200 Berkley is a luxury property boasting high-end finishes that create a sophisticated & inspiring environment for employees to work in a space they are proud of.


The central location and strong reputation of Back Bay attract high-caliber professionals throughout the city. By establishing roots in Boston’s Back Bay, employers can enjoy a distinct advantage in terms of location, talent, business environment, and future growth potential.

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