Harbor Towers

85 East India Row, Boston, MA 02110
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Management7 • Resident 2010 - 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/12/2015
The location is wonderful...Management is THE MOST INCOMPETENT one has to deal with...Condo fees are high for minimum service..Agree with prior review..Will ad more to this review later...
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Resident 2011 - 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/27/2014
BUYER BEWARE!! Harbor Towers advertises itself as being tobacco free, but this is utterly false. They did pass an amendment to the condo rules 2 years ago that prohibits smoking but owners befors 2011 are still allowed to smoke in their units. Because of the common… See More
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Resident 2011 - 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 12/07/2012
Horrible, horrible and horrible! I lived there 1 year. Management company is totally incomponent and not even able to solve minor problems and every day noise problem due to the old construction and rude neigbors is a serious problem. It is not worth wasting your money… See More
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LesleeAlln • Resident 1998 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/27/2011
I used to live in PH E. It was in the mid-seventies. I loved it. My rent was $460/mo. There were never any problems with the elevator, heat, ac, or the washing machines. What a great time! Stellas was across the way and had great food… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2011 Recommended
Reviewed 06/26/2011
I love many things about living here. Although extraordinarily high condo fees, old pipes and fixtures and the feel of the 70's purpose for which these aprtments were constructed - low income housing - are evident. All in all, I like living here, despite the shortcomings.… See More
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Resident 2005 - 2011 Recommended
Reviewed 06/17/2011
I rented here for a year before buying and now have lived here for 7 more. I am very happy here. I love my views, the massive windows, the sunlight, the moon light. I especially love my many closets. My neighbors are quiet and nice. The… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/16/2011
The air in the building is terrible. People are allowed to smoke in the units which pollutes the common areas and enters your unit through the walls, doors and ventilations system. Terrible air. Hazard to your health. See More
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Resident 2002 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 11/22/2010
The new era of HT is great. Good rennovations were completed and all systems renewed. The waterfront is constantly improving and being among the only places between the harbor and the Greenway make this a wonderful place to live. I am amazed at the quiet for… See More
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Resident 2004 - 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 08/07/2010
I have rented at Harbor Towers since 2004 and would not live anywhere else in Boston. Living on the Harbor in the most secure and attractive location in the middle of all action offering the best of Boston has been a fabulous experience. See More
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Resident 2008 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/29/2010
I lived here for two years. I was a renter. The pool and grounds are awesome, sure. The front desk staff are charming and nice. The lobby is impressive. But none of that makes up for the everyday inconveniences of living in this place! Please read… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/16/2009
i have lived here as tenant for 18 months and am moving out. the buildings have been under construction for the entire time i have lived there, the noise is unbelievable, the place is a mess, there are issues with the heat and hot water. STAY… See More
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ConstanceC • Resident 2001 - 2008 Recommended
Reviewed 12/18/2008
We've owned at the Towers for 8 years and lived there for 5 (we now rent our unit as we have a house on the North Shore). The views are awesome; the pool is unbelievable right in the middle of the city. We loved to swim… See More
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richieee1 • Prospective Resident Visited 1995 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/02/2008
I READ THE COMMENTS RELATING TO BARKAN MANAGEMENT AND HAD TO INFORM YOU THAT OF THE THIRTEEN MANAGEMENT OPERATIONS (INCLUDING COPLEY, MEREDITH,APT, ETC)BARKAN IS ABSOLUTELY BY FAR THE WORSE MANAGEMENT COMPANY THE BOARD HAS HIRED SINCE THE CONVERSION OF THE ORIGINAL BUILDING FROM RENTALS TO CONDOS… See More
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Elizabeth192 • Resident 2002 - 2006 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/12/2008
Be careful to close your deadbolt when you leave the apartment. Otherwise the doors can be opened by sliding a credit card along the lock. Barkan Management knows about this problem for many years now but does not warn the residents. The same universal passkey has… See More
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Resident 2004 - 2007 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/25/2007
harbor towers seems to attract the losers of the world, every divorced toxic guy in the planet ends up at harbor towers. Old goofy guys, that cant seem to grow up, great for the restaurent businesses, all it takes is a little conversation with these guys… See More
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Resident 2006 Recommended
Reviewed 06/17/2006
PEOPLE WAKE UP! This is a great place to live. What a bargain.
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Resident 2003 - 2006 Recommended
Reviewed 04/13/2006
After renting for several years, I am now considering buying in the building.<br><br>As people said, the views are generally awesome. I don't understand the complaints about security: after 9/11, the Boston DNC, and the upcoming Harborwalk, we need some good security 24/7. I find all personnel… See More
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Resident 2002 - 2005 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/22/2005
It just gets worst by the day. The aparment is old, and I asked to have it painted for two years now, but no word. They changed all the toilets in the building for cheap fixtures that break and water keeps running. The security is at… See More
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Resident 1995 - 2003 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/25/2005
I lived at the Harbor Towers for nine years,not that it should be that relevant, but I rented. I got the impression the management, rude security/concierge, ha, ha, seem to think renters are second class citizens. My owner a nasty old woman did not renovate a… See More
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Resident 1992 - 2004 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/18/2004
I have been an owner for over 12 years. I have watched as the Trustees continue to assess the owners for major rehabilitation and decor projects that never seem to end. Each year, we hear of a new group of engineers, consultants, designers, etc. being hired… See More
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Resident 1990 - 2004 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/03/2004
although the buildings are in prime downtown areas, i must say that after 14 years living here as an owner, it has been more disappointing than ever. the people in the building are so mean, the pool although lovely, has several lifeguards that are on their… See More
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Resident 2002 - 2004 Not Recommended
Reviewed 05/25/2004
This place is in a great location with a pool but that is it.. It is very load from the big dig, the mgmt companpy acts like you are a stranger staying at their house for the nite. They do everything possible to make it hard… See More
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Resident 2002 - 2004 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/16/2004
Harbor Towers is comprised of two 41 story buildings(65 and 85 East India Row). As the other reviewer mentioned, the buildings are now over 30 years old and starting to show systems problems: elevator problems, heating and air conditioning problems, waterproofing problems, hot water problems, etc.… See More
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chrisem04 • Resident 1998 - 2004 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/08/2004
My family and I have rented several apartments (from condo owners)at Harbor Towers over the last five years. The location is extremely convenient and the views fantastic. However, the people in the managemet office and at security have never been anything more than unhelpful and antaganistic.… See More
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1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $4,059

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2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Bathrooms

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    $4,418

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    $4,014

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2 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms

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    $5,578

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