Blog :: 04-2013

Spotlight: Arlington Home of the Week: 65 Bellington Street

Hope springs eternal, as they say, and we have a lot of hope and spring these days. There are many new listings this weekend - 13 new single-family homes, 8 condos, 3 multi-family with more added every day. It's a great weekend to take in the sights, sounds, and smells of spring while shopping around for your new home (and our Spotlight of the week is a great place to start)!


65 Bellington Street, Arlington



Beautiful turn-key Dutch Colonial located in the highly desirable Brackett School district. You can be just minutes to Robbins Farm, Menotomy Rocks Park, and public transportation. This home features three spacious bedrooms, 1.5 baths, front-to-back living room with built-ins and wood burning fireplace, a dining room with built-in china cabinet, three-season porch off the back of the house, and garage parking. There is also a cozy lower level family room with fireplace, and a large flat yard! This wonderful home has it all, and in a great location!  (MLS #71514706)


Listed:$569,000


What's Nearby:Brackett School, Menotomy Rocks Park, Arlington Center shops and restaurants, public transportation.


Scroll down to see other new listings in and around the area this weekend, and happy house hunting.


SINGLE FAMILY


Address

Rooms

Bed

Bath

Style

Price

18 Locke St.

7

3

2f 0h

Cottage

$419,000

15 Sutherland Rd.

7

3

1f 1h

Colonial

$439,000

33 Fountain Rd.

6

2

1f 1h

Colonial

$489,000

16 Chester St.

6

3

1f 1h

Colonial

$535,000

65 Bellington St.

7

3

1f 1h

Colonial

$569,000

40 Twin Circle Dr.

7

3

2f 0h

Raised Ranch

$595,000

356 Appleton St.

7

4

3f 0h

Cape

$625,000

25 Ridge St.

9

4

2f 0h

Cape

$639,000

201 Pleasant St.

16

4

3f 0h

Colonial

$719,000

15 Cedar Ave.

9

4

1f 1h

Colonial

$719,000

22 Lennon Ave.

9

4

2f 1h

Other

$849,000

9 Windermere Park

9

4

2f 1h

Colonial

$899,000

37 Windmill Ln.

9

5

3f 1h

Colonial

$900,000


CONDO


Address

Rooms

Bed

Bath

Style

Price

7 Colonial Village Dr. U:4

4

1

1f 0h

Low-Rise

$199,000

128 Paul Revere Rd. U:2

5

2

1f 0h

2/3 Family

$329,900

150 Webster U:1

5

2

1f 0h

2/3 Family

$389,000

44 Beacon St. U:44

7

4

2f 0h

2/3 Family

$399,900

1290 Mass. Ave. U:1290

7

4

2f 0h

2/3 Family

$419,000

68 Thorndike St. U:68

7

4

2f 0h

2/3 Family

$499,900

148 Webster U:2

8

4

2f 0h

2/3 Family

$525,000

6 Bacon St. U:6

6

3

2f 1h

Townhouse

$675,000


MULTI-FAMILY


Address

Rooms

Bed

Bath

Style

Price

79-81 Thorndike St.

11

5

2f 0h

2 Family

$559,000

40-42 Fordham St.

13

5

2f 0h

2 Family - Up/Down

$575,000

84 / 86 Tufts St.

13

5

3f 0h

2 Family - Up/Down

$659,000


 

Spotlight Home of the Week: Boston

Out of respect for the events unfolding in Boston and the surrounding communities, we will not be posting our usual Friday listings. Please be alert and keep all of those involved in these events in your thoughts.



Boston you're our home. #BStrong

For the latest local updates, visit the Town of Arlington website and the Arlington Patch.



From the Town of Arlington:

"Arlington is not on [the lockdown] list and Town Offices are open. However, taxi service has been suspended in Town and the Red Cross Blood Drive planned today at Town Hall, noon - 5 p.m. has been cancelled.

The Town has increased its presence of officers on duty in Arlington to provide security, plus Arlington officers have been dispatched to Watertown to assist in the manhunt effort. Arlington officials continue to monitor the situation and will provide updates as warranted and recommend residents monitor local media  and the mass.gov site for updates on this event. Continue to exercise caution and judgment as you plan any travel throughout the Greater Boston region today."



Spotlight: HOMES of the Week!

The listings are coming! The listings are coming! There are many new listings this weekend all along Paul Revere's route - Arlington, Medford, Bedford, Winchester (OK, Bedford and Winchester don't really count but close enough).



While you're out and about, don't miss the Arlington Patriot's Day Parade on Sunday, April 14. The parade will kick off at 2 p.m. on Mass. Ave. at Brattle Street. Mass. Ave. will be closing down in Arlington Heights at Park Ave. at 12 Noon, so plan accordingly!


For additional details on the parade and other Patriot's Day happenings around town, visit the Town of Arlington website.


Become part of the Prescott Farms Neighborhood! After a long day you are welcomed home by an airy two-story foyer. Then you can relax in front of the fireplace in the 23x17 vaulted ceiling family room. The first floor has great flow from the living room to the dining room, including the open concept kitchen/family room. There is an office at the front of the house with French doors. This style home "The Deerfield II" is one of the largest homes at Prescott Farms and has an absolutely beautiful, private yard and deck! (MLS #71507481)


Listed:$799,000


What's Nearby:Bedford Center, access to highways, Minuteman Bikeway, many area shops and restaurants.


330 Cambridge Street, Winchester
This is a truly remarkable contemporary/art deco style home that was custom built by the owner. Some amazing features are the dramatic staircase, natural light from floor to ceiling windows, 2 fireplaces, central air, open floor plan, large lot, and garage parking. It boasts three  large bedrooms and two full baths. There is an oversized family room on the lower level. This is a great home for entertaining! All of this conveniently located near public transportation, shops, and restaurants. (MLS #71507629)


Listed:$589,000


What's Nearby: Winchester shops and restaurants, public transportation, easy access to Boston and highways.


Just think, you could be at the Brackett School and Robbins Farm in less than a minute! This wonderful Center Entrance Colonial is a truly lovely home. Maintained by the current owners for over the past 5 decades, the home reflects true pride of ownership. There is a large living room with fire place and adjacent sunroom, and very spacious kitchen. There are four large bedrooms which include the third floor. Not to mention spectacular seasonal views of Boston, and a big beautiful yard! This is a wonderful place to call home! (MLS #71507682)



Listed:$579,900


What's Nearby:Brackett School, Menotomy Rocks Park, Arlington Center shops and restaurants, public transportation.
Located in the desirable East Arlington area and close to the new Thompson School, this meticulous Cape-style home has been in the same family since being built in 1952. The home offers a spacious living room with French doors that access the family room or home office, a lovely dining room, updated kitchen and full size bathroom. There are 3 bedrooms; one on the first floor and two on the second floor. Recent updates include: newer roof, siding, windows, and heating system. Great deck and fantastic yard make this a great home. (MLS #71507596)

Listed:$439,000

What's Nearby:East Arlington shops and restaurants, public transportation, Minuteman Bikeway, Thompson School.

Looking for a chance to buy in West Medford? This is a great value for the prime Brooks Estate neighborhood! This 8 room home has a new roof and windows, and updated heat and electrical. The rooms are spacious with lots of character, and it includes a big yard and garage. There have been some settlement issues and the seller has an estimate for repairs. The price is reflective for repairs needed. It is suggested buyers consult with contractor and review the estimate. House is sold as is. Good opportunity for contractors to buy and fix. (MLS #71498771)


Listed:$359,000


What's Nearby:Tufts University, Medford Square, public transportation, highway access, Medford shops and restaurants.


Scroll down to see other new listings in and around the area this weekend, and happy house hunting.


SINGLE FAMILY


Address

Rooms

Bed

Bath

Style

Price

55 Gardner St.

7

2

2f 0h

Colonial

$329,000

15 Governor Rd.

6

4

2f 0h

Cape

$419,900

19 Regis Rd.

7

3

1f 0h

Cape

$439,000

153 Park Ave. Ext.

6

3

1f 0h

Colonial

$485,000

168 Rhinecliff St.

7

3

1f 1h

Colonial

$499,000

27 Indian Hill Rd.

6

3

1f 0h

Colonial

$549,000

71 Bellington St.

8

4

1f 1h

Colonial

$579,000

92 Churchill Ave.

7

3

1f 1h

Colonial

$700,000


CONDO


Address

Rooms

Bed

Bath

Style

Price

112 Decatur St. U:5

4

2

1f 0h

Garden

$219,000

125 Pleasant St. U:206

5

2

1f 0h

Mid-Rise

$299,000

486 Summer St. U:486

5

2

1f 0h

Townhouse

$320,000

10 Nourse St.U:2

6

2

1f 0h

2/3 Family

$349,900

73 Broadway U:2

5

2

1f 0h

2/3 Family

$357,000

45 Menotomy Rd. U:45

7

3

1f 0h

2/3 Family

$435,000

111 Webster U:111

8

4

2f 0h

2/3 Family

$465,000

55 Park Ave. Ext. U:55

8

5

2f 0h

2/3 Family

$479,000

70 Newport St. U:70

9

5

2f 1h

2/3 Family

$579,000


MULTI-FAMILY


Address

Rooms

Bed

Bath

Style

Price

36 / 38 Exeter St.

11

5

2f 0h

2 Family - 2 Up/Down

$569,000

33 / 35 Adams St.
13

6

2f 0h

2 Family - 2 Up/Down

$679,000


 

Spotlight: HOMES of the Week!

Arlington! Lexington! Medford! We are in the thick of it now - the spring real estate market is in full swing, and single-family home listings are popping up faster than the crocuses.



We have lots of new listings across multiple towns. It will be a beautiful weekend to put the windows down, enjoy the nice weather and get serious about finding your new home!


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Situated in prime Jason Heights neighborhood and minutes to Menotomy Rocks Park, this is the quintessential brick front New England Colonial you have been looking for! The front-to-back living room has a beautiful fireplace and French doors leading to a private den. There is a renovated kitchen with Viking appliances, and honed granite and custom cabinets. The second floor has a Master Suite with a lovely private bath, two additional spacious beds and a small bedroom/office. There is a lower level playroom with a huge stone wood-burning fireplace, plus a two-car detached garage. (MLS #71503460)


Listed:Starting at $799,900


What's Nearby:Jason Heights, Menotomy Rocks Park, Arlington Center shops and restaurants, Minuteman Bikeway, public transportation.  


104 Bertwell Road, Lexington


Pretty as a picture! Located in the Manor, this wonderful Cape-style home is situated on a quiet street with a large, level yard. From the moment you walk in, you feel right at home in the bright and sunny living room with a fireplace, a nice family room with vaulted ceilings and a quaint kitchen that was recently updated. There are four spacious bedrooms and two full bathrooms. The lower level is perfect as a playroom or gym and there is a spacious deck overlooking the yard. A great place to call home. (MLS #71503456)


Listed:Starting at $659,000


What's Nearby:Lexington shops and restaurants, Minuteman Bikeway, public transportation, easy access to highways.



Steps to Menotomy Rocks Park and Brackett School! This wonderful home has been lovingly cared for and reflects true pride of ownership with a beautiful 2nd floor addition, gleaming hardwood floors and many other updates. There is a terrific front to back living room with fireplace fabulous den, formal dining room and 3 spacious bedrooms with a fabulous sunroom off the master bedroom. You will truly love this home. (MLS #71503462)


Listed:Starting at $589,900


What's Nearby:Brackett School, Menotomy Rocks Park, Arlington Center shops and restaurants, public transportation.



This is a charming brick colonial located near Tufts University. Built in 1920, this home has many original features such as French doors, crown molding, gleaming hardwood floors, and built-in bookshelves flanking each side of the fireplace. Some modern conveniences include three spacious bedrooms, central air, half bath, fenced yard and garage parking. Located on a corner lot this home get lots of light! Conveniently located near public transportation, highway access, and shops and restaurants in Medford Square! (MLS #71503464)


Listed:Starting at $439,000


What's Nearby:Tufts University, Medford Square, public transportation, highway access, Medford shops and restaurants.


Scroll down to see other new listings in and around the area this weekend, and happy house hunting.


SINGLE FAMILY


Address

Rooms

Bed

Bath

Style

Price

43 Oak Hill Dr.

6

2

1f 0h

Cape

$425,000

50 Valentine Rd.

7

2

2f 0h

Ranch

$499,900

34 Ronald Rd.

7

3

1f 1h

Colonial

$500,000

66 Iroquois Rd.

8

3

1f 0h

Colonial

$589,000

16 Oldham Rd.

6

3

2f 1h

Ranch

$625,000

33 Pleasant View Rd.

9

4

2f 1h

Colonial

$799,000

133 Waverly St.

9

4

3f 0h

Colonial

$939,900

29 Gray St.

13

5

3f 1h

Colonial

$1,295,000


CONDO


Address

Rooms

Bed

Bath

Style

Price

14 Arizona Terr. U:8

3

1

1f 0h

Garden

$129,000

60 Pleasant St. U:311

1

1

1f 0h

Low-Rise

$179,000

14 Teel St. U:1

5

2

1f 0h

2/3 Family

$275,000

16 Teel St. U:3

6

2

1f 0h

2/3 Family

$350,000

112 Park Ave. U:1

5

2

1f 0h

2/3 Family

$375,000

78 Summer St. U:2

6

2

2f 1h

Townhouse

$519,000

29 Harlow St. U:2

7

3

2f 0h

2/3 Family

$529,000


MULTI-FAMILY


Address

Rooms

Bed

Bath

Style

Price

132 Sylvia St.

10

4

2f 0h

2 Family

$555,000

14-16 Teel St.

17

6

3f 0h

3 Family - 3 Up/Down

$895,000


 


 


 

Holly Glen Grand Opening Event - Saturday, April 20th

When opportunity knocks, Holly Glen opens the World at Your Door. You've heard about the development, you've seen the ground breaking begin, now it is time to experience first-hand all that Holly Glen has to offer.



The opportunity to own a new home in Burlington's newest neighborhood is here. Please join us at the Holly Glen Grand Opening Event on Saturday, April 20th!*
*Please note that due to circumstances out of our control, the date for the event has been changed from April 6th to April 20th.
At this event you will have the chance to:
·         Browse renderings depicting the interior of each home
·         See the various styles
·         Review the specifications
·         Meet with the architect and developer
·         View kitchen and bathroom samples
·         Select the home, style and location that best suits your needs
Seeing is believing, and we believe you will discover the home you've always wanted at Holly Glen. As you can imagine, space is filling up FAST.
We look forward to seeing you there!