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Featured Rental: Elegant Four Bed with Deck in Brookline

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Exclusive Listing: Rawson Road, Washington Square

 $5,000/month, Available Now

A wonderful mix of size and quality, this 3000+ square foot apartment is located almost halfway between Brookline Village and Washington Square. It occupies the top half of an owner-occupied two unit house, with four bedrooms, three baths, and two parking spaces included. The living room includes a fireplace with access to the dining room and outside deck via French doors. With an eat-in kitchen and an additional sun room, this unit is an excellent choice for entertaining and casual living. Its convenient location also means easy access to stores, restaurants, the MBTA subway and bus lines, and lots of green space.

To learn more about this Brookline four bed rental, please contact our rental department:
Phone: 617.264.7900
Email: rentals@unlimitedsir.com

About Life in Brookline

As close as Brookline is to Boston, it has managed to maintain its own identity. Brookline features a mixture of urban and suburban living, upscale shops and recreational parks, apartment buildings and large estates. It is also the home of many academic and scientific professionals who work at the nearby medical centers in Boston. Brookline has an overnight on-street parking ban which is unusual for such a dense area.

Among its many unusual resources, Brookline has its own working farm (with farm stand), the oldest country club in the nation, a town golf course, a park on a hillside overlooking Boston with an open-air skating rink and transportation museum, as well as numerous neighborhood parks and playgrounds scattered throughout the town. Its major retail centers, including Coolidge Corner, Brookline Village, Washington Square, Cleveland Circle and the Chestnut Hill Shopping Center, are pedestrian-oriented shopping areas with a variety of stores, restaurants and malls.

Want to see more rentals on and around Rawson Road? View our exclusive listings here or visit unlimitedsir.com for more available homes.

Just Listed: Exemplary Victorian in Waban Village

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181 Pine Ridge Road – Newton

Offered at $2,799,000

Come view an exquisite Victorian in the heart of Waban Village. This pristine home features a dramatic entrance foyer leading to a beautiful living room and dining room with fireplaces. The impeccably designed kitchen with a pantry and bar is complete with state-of-the art appliances, plus an oversized granite island, all within an open floor plan. The stunning family room has an adjacent deck overlooking your private yard with mature plantings. The second floor includes a spectacular Master Suite with a walk-in closet and luxurious bathroom.

There are three additional bedrooms, including three baths, a laundry area, and study. The third floor offers two spacious bedrooms, a bath, laundry, and storage room. The lower level includes an exercise room, built-ins, and direct entry to a two-car plus garage. This property was completely renovated in 2014 and is near the Angier Elementary School, MBTA, shops, parks, highways, Starbucks, and the Windsor Tennis and Pool Club. A very special Waban home awaits!

Listing Agents: Linda Brennan, 617.840.3247, linda.brennan@unlimitedsir.com
Christopher Lee, 617.909.8655, christopher.lee@unlimitedsir.com

View more information on 181 Pine Ridge Road here or visit unlimitedsir.com for more available Waban homes.

About life in Newton:

Recently rated by Money Magazine as one of the top places to live in America, Newton is a sought after community in the Greater Boston Area.  Less than 45 minutes from downtown Boston via train, subway, or express bus, Newton, Massachusetts is a vibrant community. It’s comprised of thirteen distinctive “villages” loaded with classic New England charm. While located minutes from Boston on the Massachusetts Pike, Newton offers its residents the convenience of city living in a more suburban environment.

Newton has a lot to offer its residents when it comes to the outdoors. This includes many public playgrounds, parks, and a swimming pool that is open in the summer, as well as the most noteworthy Crystal Lake. The homes in Newton for sale are coveted and never last long in the market. When it comes to eateries, Newton Centre prides itself on a lengthy list of dining establishments: restaurants of all types of food and ethnicity are found scattered throughout the city.

Featured Rental: Open Concept Two Level Townhouse in Brookline

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Exclusive Listing: Alton Place, Brookline’s Coolidge Corner

 $2,800/month, Available Now

Short term rental available for immediate occupancy. This two level townhouse with two large bedrooms and two full bathrooms has attached garage parking, central heat and air, a fireplace and an in-unit washer and dryer – all conveniently located on one of Coolidge Corner’s most desirable streets. The Brookline rental offers a spacious, open concept upstairs including the living room with wood floors, a dining area with a pass through to the kitchen, and a flat screen TV.

French doors lead to a private, enclosed patio overlooking the courtyard. The kitchen comes equipped with a new stainless-steel fridge and stove, granite counters and tile flooring. Terrific storage and closet space. This is an ideal location for access to the Longwood Medical Area, the Lawrence School, the MTA (both C and D lines), and all of the shops and restaurants one can find in Coolidge Corner.

To learn more about this Brookline rental, please contact our rental department:
Phone: 617.264.7900
Email: rentals@unlimitedsir.com

About Life in Brookline

As close as Brookline is to Boston, it has managed to maintain its own identity. Brookline features a mixture of urban and suburban living, upscale shops and recreational parks, apartment buildings and large estates. It is also the home of many academic and scientific professionals who work at the nearby medical centers in Boston. Brookline has an overnight on-street parking ban which is unusual for such a dense area.

Among its many unusual resources, Brookline has its own working farm (with farm stand), the oldest country club in the nation, a town golf course, a park on a hillside overlooking Boston with an open-air skating rink and transportation museum, as well as numerous neighborhood parks and playgrounds scattered throughout the town. Its major retail centers, including Coolidge Corner, Brookline Village, Washington Square, Cleveland Circle and the Chestnut Hill Shopping Center, are pedestrian-oriented shopping areas with a variety of stores, restaurants and malls.

Want to see more rentals on and around Alton Place? View our exclusive listings here or visit unlimitedsir.com for more available homes.

Featured Listing: Spectacular 3 Unit Multifamily in Roxbury

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2767 Washington Street – Roxbury’s Fort Hill

Offered at $1,699,000

Fabulous new construction in Fort Hill! Three spectacular units make up this Roxbury home listing, each one just under 1600 square feet. Their open floor plans are bathed in natural light from oversized contemporary windows, coming with generous floor to ceiling cabinet storage. Unit #1 is a floor through flat, and units 2 and 3 are two story townhouses with private roof decks. High ceilings and gleaming hardwood floors afford a polished look. Each kitchen is outfitted with Frigidaire Gallery stainless appliances including stove, fridge, microwave, and dishwasher. The kitchens also hold granite counters with ample bar seating and cheery pendant lights.

Large ceramic laundry rooms with full size Samsung Washer/Dryer machines with storage cabinets. Custom cabinetry in each bedroom with walk-in closets in the master bedrooms. There is a ceramic tiled master bath with stone countertops, a double sink, and a walk in shower with subway tile. High efficient gas hot air and central A/C plus Navien tankless hot water. Home Energy Rating System gives this building a ranking of 55, which is 45% more energy efficient than standard new constructions.

Listing Agent: Thomas O’Connor, 617.251.6393, thomas.oconnor@unlimitedsir.com

View more information on this Roxbury home here or visit unlimitedsir.com for more available homes.

About life in Roxbury:

Once a farming community, Roxbury is home to the historic Shirley Eustis House, the only remaining country house in America built by a British Royal Colonial Governor. Today this neighborhood is undergoing a renaissance. Hundreds of new business and housing initiatives have revitalized the neighborhood’s Dudley Square, Crosstown, and Grove Hall areas.

The dramatic transformation of Blue Hill Avenue from a street lined with vacant lots to a dynamic business district is one of former Mayor Menino’s proudest achievements. The Roxbury Center for the Arts, Culture, and Trade, which opened in 2005, celebrates the cultural richness of the community through the visual and performance arts.

Featured Listing: Beautifully Renovated East Boston Condo with Roof Rights

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240 Paris Street, Unit 3 – East Boston

Offered at $500,000

Move-in ready! Beautifully renovated two-level condo with roof rights and deeded parking in the heart of East Boston. Original condo owner. First floor entry leads up to a sun-filled open kitchen and living/dining area with slider doors to your private deck. Two large bedrooms, a contemporary bathroom, and a laundry alcove with new washer and dryer systems complete the main floor. Upper level has one bedroom plus an office/guest room.

Amenities include central air, a gas fireplace, inset lighting, and a cheery breakfast bar. New wood floors installed throughout, along with ceramic tiled floors in kitchen and bath. New stainless steel appliances include a gas stove. Newer hot water heater. Excellent commuting options: this East Boston condo is five blocks (.3 miles) to Blue Line Airport stop. To the Financial District, by car via tunnel, it’s ten minutes. By ferry to downtown Boston, it’s fifteen minutes. Nearby parks include Central Square, Bremen St, the Greenway, Piers Park and Constitution Beach. Close to shops, food markets, and restaurants. Enjoy the vibrant East Boston scene!

Listing Agent: Andrew Brilliant, 617.694.9759, andrew.brilliant@unlimitedsir.com

View more information on this East Boston condo here or visit unlimitedsir.com for more available homes.

About life in East Boston:

Originally a center of shipbuilding, East Boston has always been a neighborhood of immigrants. Today its population is made up largely of Italian-Americans and immigrants from Central and South America and Southeast Asia. That diversity is reflected in the neighborhood’s myriad of ethnic restaurants. The nation’s first branch library was built in East Boston in 1870. The housing is a mixture of old and new, including many restored triple-deckers. Logan Airport, is located here, making East Boston a gateway to people from around the world. Located across Boston Harbor, East Boston residents enjoy fantastic waterfront views of the city skyline.

Featured Listing: Oversized Townhouse in Top-Notch Brookline Location

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26B Alton Place – Brookline

Offered at $875,000

Conveniently located on one of Coolidge Corner’s most desirable streets, this Brookline home is a duplex townhouse that offers a unique combination of space and convenience in a top-notch location. The unit boasts two oversized bedrooms and two full baths, complementing an open living/dining room concept with wood floors, a fireplace, and a flat screen TV. The French doors lead to a private, enclosed patio overlooking the tranquil courtyard. The kitchen comes equipped with a new stainless-steel fridge and stove, granite counters, and tile flooring.

Best of all, the unit comes with a valuable and desirable attached, direct-entry garage parking space, in addition to central air conditioning, in-unit laundry, and large closets. This is an ideal location for access to the Longwood Medical Area, Lawrence School, the MBTA (both C and D lines), and all of the shops and restaurants one can find in Coolidge Corner.

Listing Agent: Jon Ufland, 617.901.9977, jon.ufland@unlimitedsir.com

View more information on this Coolidge Corner Brookline home here or visit unlimitedsir.com for more available homes.

About life in Brookline:

As close as Brookline is to Boston, it has managed to maintain its own identity. Brookline features a mixture of urban and suburban living, upscale shops and recreational parks, apartment buildings and large estates. Along with offering both a city atmosphere and a feeling of being in the country, there is a wide mix of people in Brookline. It is also the home of many academic and scientific professionals who work at the nearby medical centers in Boston. Brookline has an overnight on-street parking ban which is unusual for such a dense area.

Among its many unusual resources, Brookline has its own working farm (with farm stand), the oldest country club in the nation, a town golf course, a park on a hillside overlooking Boston with an open-air skating rink and transportation museum, as well as numerous neighborhood parks and playgrounds scattered throughout the town. Its major retail centers, including Coolidge Corner, Brookline Village, Washington Square, Cleveland Circle and the Chestnut Hill Shopping Center, are pedestrian-oriented shopping areas with a variety of stores, restaurants and malls.

Featured Listing: Contemporary New Construction Townhouse in West Newton

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Exclusive Listing: 63 Auburn Street, Unit 1 – Newton

Offered at $1,350,000

Contemporary town-home with private roof deck. This lovely new home is a short distance from West Newton Square, the Pierce School and playground with tennis courts. The first floor has an open layout perfect for entertaining and includes a private office. Pella windows and 9-foot ceilings flood the space with natural light. The state of the art kitchen includes Thermador appliances, large island and custom cabinets. This home has a modern fireplace, open stairwell and gorgeous finishes throughout.

Well-appointed master bath features double vanities, glass tile, and spa-like shower with glass enclosure and rain head. Both of the bedrooms share a family bath near the laundry. The lower level is finished with a bedroom, full bath, family room and storage space. Located just a ½ mile from the Commuter Rail, ¼ mile from Express Bus into the city and just minutes into Boston by car. Ask agent about low operating cost.

Listing Agent: Linda Brennan, 617.840.3247, linda.brennan@unlimitedsir.com

View more information on this West Newton home here or visit unlimitedsir.com for more available homes.

About Life in Newton

Recently rated by Money Magazine as one of the top places to live in America, Newton is a sought after community in the Greater Boston Area.  Less than 45 minutes from downtown Boston via train, subway, or express bus, Newton, Massachusetts is a vibrant community. It’s comprised of thirteen distinctive villages loaded with classic New England charm. While located minutes from Boston on the Massachusetts Pike, Newton offers its residents the convenience of city living in a more suburban environment.

Newton has a lot to offer its residents when it comes to the outdoors. This includes many public playgrounds, parks, and a swimming pool that is open in the summer, as well as the most noteworthy Crystal Lake. The homes in Newton for sale are coveted and never last long in the market. When it comes to eateries, Newton Centre prides itself on a lengthy list of dining establishments: restaurants of all types of food and ethnicity are found scattered throughout the city.

Featured Listing: Contemporary 2 Bed Townhouse in Brookline’s Pill Hill

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Exclusive Listing: 249 Cypress Street – Brookline

Offered at $900,000

In search of a private office or guest suite? In Brookline’s Pill Hill, this contemporary townhouse offers two upper-level bedroom suites – plus a private entry-level suite with a full bath – and an exclusive attached garage and driveway. On the main level, a wood-burning fireplace graces the spacious living room. The semi-open kitchen faces an open dining space and private deck – with an adjacent den for further possibility. With mansard windows, the top-floor master suite includes a five-piece bath with separate tub and shower, and a bidet.

At street level, with floor-to-ceiling windows, the private-entry suite can serve as an office or guest suite, with full bath. Also known as High Street Hill, the neighborhood borders Route 9 and Brookline Village. On Cypress, find two parks as well as Kirkman’s Grocery and Rifrullo for gourmet breakfast. Served by Lincoln School and Brookline High. This Brookline home is blocks to the Green Line toward Longwood Medical Area and downtown, and to Emerald Necklace bike paths. It is also under a mile to Jamaica Pond.

Listing Agent: Melony Swasey, 617.971.7080, melony.swasey@unlimitedsir.com

View more information on this Brookline home here or visit unlimitedsir.com for more available homes.

About Life in Brookline

As close as Brookline is to Boston, it has managed to maintain its own identity. Brookline features a mixture of urban and suburban living, upscale shops and recreational parks, apartment buildings and large estates. Along with offering both a city atmosphere and a feeling of being in the country, there is a wide mix of people in Brookline. It is also the home of many academic and scientific professionals who work at the nearby medical centers in Boston. Its major retail centers are pedestrian-oriented shopping areas with a variety of stores, restaurants and malls.

Featured Listing: Dignified Waban 3 Bed Colonial

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Exclusive Listing: 46 Tamworth Road – Newton

Offered at $899,000

Rare opportunity for either end users or developers! An absolutely charming Colonial on a wonderful side street in Waban awaits your personal touch. This Waban home has been well cared for and updated over the years. A few possibilities include: move-in and unpack, expand on the existing structure or build a new home entirely. With three levels of lovingly maintained rooms and amenities, there is much to enjoy both inside and out.

Tamworth Road is close to Routes 9 and 95 for convenient access to the City of Boston. The Waban Green Line stop is 0.6 miles away for further commute and travel options. The Charles River is also nearby, along with the enticing shops and restaurants of Waban and Newton Highlands. Short distance to Waban Village and Angier School. Truly a must-see in one of Newton’s premier villages!

Listing Agent: Margie Kern617.699.1487, margie.kern@unlimitedsir.com

View more information on this Waban home here or visit unlimitedsir.com for more available homes.

About Life in Newton

Recently rated by Money Magazine as one of the top places to live in America, Newton is a sought after community in the Greater Boston Area.  Less than 45 minutes from downtown Boston via train, subway, or express bus, Newton, Massachusetts is a vibrant community. It’s comprised of thirteen distinctive “villages” loaded with classic New England charm. While located minutes from Boston on the Massachusetts Pike, Newton offers its residents the convenience of city living in a more suburban environment.

Newton has a lot to offer its residents when it comes to the outdoors. This includes many public playgrounds, parks, and a swimming pool that is open in the summer, as well as the most noteworthy Crystal Lake. The homes in Newton for sale are coveted and never last long in the market. When it comes to eateries, Newton Centre prides itself on a lengthy list of dining establishments: restaurants of all types of food and ethnicity are found scattered throughout the city.

Featured Listing: Bright 4 Bed Ranch in Newton Centre

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Exclusive Listing: 21 Fairhaven Road – Newton

Offered at $1,249,900

Located on a wooded cul-de-sac in Newton Centre this 4-bedroom, 3 bathroom ranch is sited on over a 15,000 (.36 acre) square foot level lot. With an open floor plan, this home is perfect for both entertaining and casual living. The main floor boasts a bright eat-in-kitchen with double ovens and a peninsula countertop, four-bedrooms including a large master with en-suite bathroom, family bath and a cozy den with sliders leading to the patio.

The lower level offers three bonus spaces, a full bath and lots of storage space. Other highlights of this Newton ranch include nicely landscaped grounds with a stone patio in the back, central air, Burnham heating system, security system and a two-car attached garage and washer and dryer. This property is located close to schools, shopping and highway access.

Listing Agent: Ellen Meisel617.699.1487, ellen.meisel@unlimitedsir.com

View more information on this Newton ranch here or visit unlimitedsir.com for more available homes.

About Life in Newton

Recently rated by Money Magazine as one of the top places to live in America, Newton is a sought after community in the Greater Boston Area.  Less than 45 minutes from downtown Boston via train, subway, or express bus, Newton, Massachusetts is a vibrant community. It’s comprised of thirteen distinctive “villages” loaded with classic New England charm. While located minutes from Boston on the Massachusetts Pike, Newton offers its residents the convenience of city living in a more suburban environment.

Newton has a lot to offer its residents when it comes to the outdoors. This includes many public playgrounds, parks, and a swimming pool that is open in the summer, as well as the most noteworthy Crystal Lake. The homes in Newton for sale are coveted and never last long in the market. When it comes to eateries, Newton Centre prides itself on a lengthy list of dining establishments: restaurants of all types of food and ethnicity are found scattered throughout the city.