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Spotlight: Homes of the Week - Arlington & Medford!

So much to do - so much to see!

We have some of the 'to do's' below - great local events around town this weekend (you can tell Arlington is a great community by the events people have to support causes and health).

We also have some amazing 'to see's' as well! We have SIX new listings this weekend! A move-in ready condo in Medford close to everything, and gorgeous homes in Arlington that are just too good to miss!

See you out on the open house circuit this weekend!

  • Homerun Derby for a cause: Saturday, May 16, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Matt Griffin Memorial Home Run Derby & All-star Weekend to benefit Catherine Malatesta.
  • SCOOP: AHS students' ice cream fund-raiser: Saturday, May 16, 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. at the Jefferson Cutter House. The Arlington High School is holding a Scoopermania fundraiser to benefit the Jimmy Fund. Come and get all you can eat ice cream for $5! (Ice cream nobly donated by local companies.)
  • Fidelity House 18th Annual Appreciation Night "Celebrating 60 Years": Saturday, May 16, 6:30 p.m. -11:00 p.m. at Fidelity House. Buffet Dinner, Live DJ, Silent Auction, Live Auction, Cash Bar, Friends & Fun!
  • BIKE-Arlington Tour: Sunday, May 17, 9:30 a.m. meet at the Hurd Field parking lot. This family-friendly bike tour will pass on both the Minuteman Bikeway and local roadways, featuring informational stops along the way.

31 Cotting Unit B, Medford  


Welcome home! Amazing 10 year old townhouse ideally located with Starbucks and WholeFoods at the end of the street! Close to Tufts, Rt. 93, Rt. 16, minutes to Davis Square. The open concept first floor consists of living room, dining room, kitchen with peninsula, ½ bath and laundry area. The kitchen has maple cabinets, Corian counters, and tons of cabinet space. On the second floor there are 2 beds, an open office or playroom area, and full bath. Tons of closet space! The master suite is located on the upper level and is hidden in the trees. There is a master bath and spacious walk-in closet. There is an abundance of storage space in the basement. A large deck and private yard are easily accessible off the kitchen. Hardwood floors are throughout the house. Sunlight streams through the numerous windows! With 3-car parking and central air conditioning there is nothing to do but move in and enjoy the summer! (MLS #71837177)

Listed: $519,000

What's Nearby: Medford Center shops and restaurants, public transportation, Commuter Rail, Tufts, Davis Square, Route 93, Route 16.

14 Wellington Street Unit #1, Arlington 

14 Wellington Street

Exquisite details and features throughout this "unique" one of a kind home gorgeously restored to Back Bay quality. Beautiful finishes include crown molding, wainscoting, hardwood floors, and custom mahogany built in's with soaring ceilings. The kitchen features granite counters plus Sub-Zero, Bosch, & Wolf appliances. French doors lead to open dining & living room space complete with restored fireplace, custom details and features. These two rooms are just fabulous and are perfect for entertaining year round. The den is located in the front of the house and is one of two rooms with a turret shape and it's perfect as a home office or family room & features custom mahogany built-in's. The master bedroom suite also has a turret shape with a gorgeous beamed ceiling and it has a spectacular private bath. The second bedroom has a large walk in closet and en-suite bath. Three parking spaces with fantastic storage space throughout & expansion potential in the basement. All near the Center! (MLS #71835652)

Listed: $719,000

What's Nearby: Arlington Heights and Arlington Center shops and restaurants, Menotomy Rocks Park, Robbin Farm, public transportation, Bishop/Thompson School.

27 Wall Street, Arlington

27 Wall Street

Seconds to the Brackett School and Menotomy Rocks Park! This charming Colonial makes you feel at home the moment you enter the front door. It has the old time charm and character typically found in a traditional New England style home with a fabulous fireplace in the living room surrounded by natural woodwork and hardwood floors. The dining room is located adjacent to the older kitchen and is open to the living room, which is great for entertaining. The 7-plus room home has three bedrooms and 1 ½ bathrooms. There is a terrific sun room, which is perfect as a playroom or home office. The walk up attic has a dormer and is ready to be finished off to become a great master suite or whatever you'd like. Many updates include newer windows, newer roof (2007), newer gas boiler (2008) and the hardwood floors were refinished in 2013. There's still some cosmetic updating to do but this is a fabulous with a terrific yard and a great location! (MLS # 71837082)

Listed: $599,000

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

48 Crosby Street, Arlington  48 Crosby

Sweet as can be! This home is near Bishop School and playground with easy access to Arlington Center and the Minuteman Bike Path. This meticulous Colonial reflects "true pride of ownership" throughout and has been wonderfully maintained and updated over the years and it is evident from the moment you drive up to when you enter the front door and see the gleaming hardwood floors and the renovated kitchen. The kitchen has granite counters with a peninsula, stainless steel appliances and an abundance of cabinets. The living room is charming with a wood burning fireplace and direct access to a beautiful, over-sized deck. There are three bedrooms and 1 ½ bathrooms. Updates include roof (2005), heat and hot water (2005) and central air was installed in 2007. This is an absolutely wonderful home in a terrific neighborhood! (MLS# 71837083)

Listed: $579,000

What's Nearby: Arlington Center shops and restaurants, Minuteman Bikeway, Mass. Ave., public transportation, Bishop School.

22 Sutherland, Arlington  

22 SutherlandThis home is located near all the wonderful shops and restaurants in Arlington Heights and is convenient to public transportation and Alewife Station. With over 2000 square feet of living space this home has lots of room and has a very spacious feeling. The first floor consists of an airy foyer, bright living room with a bay window, a dining room and a large, eat-in kitchen. There is an abundance of natural woodwork throughout the home. The lower level has been finished off and has a full size bathroom. This is a terrific home if you are looking for the true "diamond in the rough" with very large rooms and it has magnificent potential. There is a newer roof, and newer front porch and upper deck. There is also parking for three cars! (MLS #71831896)

Listed: $529,000

What's Nearby: Arlington Heights shops and restaurants, Mass. Ave., Minuteman Bikeway, Alewife Station, Dallin School.

12 Pond Lane, Unit #63 

12 Pond Lane

Outstanding location: Close to Spy Pond or hop on the bike path, short distance to Arlington Center and all the great restaurants and shopping, easy access to Rt. 2 and Rt. 16 and conveniently located on a regular MBTA bus route. Short distance to the Robbins Library and Whittemore Robbins House. This is a quaint 764 square foot- 4 room Condo, with updated kitchen maple cabinets and newer appliances, beautiful tiled bathroom, large bedroom with ample closet space, and open living room/dining room. There is a large screen porch to savor an after dinner drink on, an exclusive use covered parking space #13, laundry in the building, and exclusive use storage. Located on the top floor (6th) in an elevator, pet friendly building (small dogs or cats) this would be an excellent Pied-A- Terre, or a great place to call home. (MLS #71836559)

Listed: $269,000

What's Nearby: Burlington Mall, Middlesex Mall shops and restaurants, Wayside Commons, Rts. 95, 3 and the Pike, Arlington, Hardy School.


Arlington Real Estate 




Rooms Bed Bath Style Price
149 Brattle St. 6 3 1f Cape $419,000
40 Sutherland Rd. 5 2 1f Colonial $419,000
596 Summer St. 6 2 1f Bungalow $469,000
30 Kilsythe Rd. 6 3 1f 1h Colonial $525,000
22 Sutherland Rd. 9 2f 1h 2f 1h Colonial $529,000
48 Crosby St. 6 1f 1h 1f 1h Colonial $579,000
172 Mount Vernon St. 6 1f 1f Colonial $589,900
27 Wall St. 7 1f 1h 1f 1h Garrison $599,000
51 Coolidge Rd. 7 1f 1f Colonial $625,000
13 Mount Vernon St. 7 2f 2f Colonial $739,000
25 Ronald Rd. 9 1f 1h 1f 1h Colonial $789,000
256 Appleton St. 8 1f 1h 1f 1h Colonial $839,000
24 Kimball Rd. 9 2f 1h 2f 1h Colonial $839,000
82 Kensington Park 7 2f 1h 2f 1h Colonial $898,000
14 Virginia Rd. 8 3f 1h 3f 1h Colonial $1,050,000
40 Linden St. 10 3f 1h 3f 1h Colonial $1,499,000


Address Rooms Bed Bath Style Price
12 Pond Ln. U:63 3 1 1f Mid-Rise $269,000
14 Wellington St. U:4 5 1 1f Other $345,000
7 Bow St. U:7 5 2 1f Townhouse $349,000
152 Mystic Valley Pkwy. U:152 6 3 1f 2/3 Family $409,000
53 Summer St. U:2 5 2 1f Half-Duplex $425,000
16 Lakehill Ave. U:16 5 2 1f 2/3 Family $435,000
18 Lakehill Ave. U:18 6 3 2f 2/3 Family $465,000
74 Newport St. U:74 9 3 2f Detached $675,000
14 Wellington St. U:1 8 2 2f 1h Attached $719,000


Address Rooms Bed Bath Style Price
28-30 Appleton Place       2 Family $1,250,000