Overview: Steeped in history, the city of Cambridge MA remains a vibrant center of culture and commerce. Cambridge is most commonly known for the excellent educational facilities located within its city borders, including Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. This special city has a diverse population of about 100,000 residents, consisting of college students and professors, business professionals and families.
Location: Cambridge is situated just north of Boston along the lovely Charles River. Because of it’s close proximity to the state capital, many people who commute into Boston for work and school chose to live in Cambridge. The series of paths and walkways along “the Charles” are very popular for walkers and runners, and the river itself is a famous rowing location.
Transportation: The Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (MBTA), which serves all of Boston as well as much of eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island, has several stations in Cambridge, including Porter Square Station, Lechmere Station, Harvard Square and Kendall Square/MIT. The largest airport in the area is Logan International which is about 20 minutes from Cambridge.
Education: In addition to world-renowned Harvard University and MIT, Cambridge is home to several other excellent education centers. Among these are Cambridge College, Episcopal Divinity School, Lesley University, and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Culture: There are dozens of popular bars, restaurants, and coffee shops throughout the city, particularly in Harvard Square and Kendall Square, which also have great shopping and music venues. In 2014, Cambridge was named the “Smartest City in America” by Forbes.com, with over 70% of residents 25 years and older having at least an undergraduate degree.
Rare opportunity to be the first to own this spectacular newly renovated condo on a quaint tree lined side street in Huron Village, one of Cambridge's most desirable neighborhoods. High-end craftsmanship throughout. Features include: Amazing sun-drenched deck, large open sunny floor plan, high ceilings, washer/dryer hook-ups in unit, new wiring & plumbing, and new high efficiency HVAC. The eat-in kitchen has all new polished granite countertops, white custom cabinets, and highend stainless appliances including dishwasher. The master bedroom has a giant closet and large en-suite bathroom and the 2nd bedroom shares the 2nd full bath.The unit also comes with 2 Deeded parking spaces, a shared yard, and exclusive use storage area in the basement. Walk Score is "82, most errands can be accomplished on foot." Ideal access to all things Cambridge and beyond, including shopping and dining in Harvard Sq. and points North. Amazing green space at nearby Fresh Pond, Danehy Park & Schools.
1st resale of a rarely available true 2 bed, 1 bathroom CORNER unit at Cambridge Crossing in the Sierra + Tango condominiums! This 8th floor sunny home offers a wonderful open floor plan living room, dining room, and kitchen surrounded by south facing floor to ceiling windows with Boston and Cambridge views. The modern kitchen features stone counter tops with energy efficient stainless steel appliances and ample cabinetry. Bamboo flooring is found throughout the living areas, with each bedroom featuring carpeted floors and ample storage in master. The spacious modern Jack & Jill style bathroom features direct entrance from master bedroom and coveted in unit laundry to complete the package. This beautiful, professionally managed concierge building is perfectly situated steps to the Lechmere T Station Green Line and a short walk to the Orange Line T, close proximity to Kendall Square, MIT, Galleria Mall, MGH, EZ highway access, and the highly anticipated Cambridge Crossing development!
Designed by renowned architect Hugh Stubbins, Jr. and built in 1965, this 100 unit building in Harvard Square is an extraordinary example of mid-century modern architecture, highlighted by its 8-story, sun-filled atrium.Unit 705 is a rear-facing one bedroom, one bathroom tree-top oasis. This home features a white kitchen with stone countertops and opens to the bright dining and living area with direct access to a private balcony. The owner just completed an exceptional renovation to the full bathroom and it now boasts an oversized shower with stone and tile surround for a spa-like experience. This home has wood floors throughout and has been freshly painted, plus there's ample in-unit closet space and additional dedicated storage and common laundry in the basement. Best of all, the unit comes with a coveted *covered* parking space! Around the corner from Cambridge Common, Harvard Law, Lesley Univ and Longy School of Music. A perfect location for both a new resident or investor alike.
Listed by Susan Condrick of Gibson Sotheby's International Realty
Location!, Location! Location! Between Porter & Harvard Squares. This Avon Hill studio is located on a quiet tree-lined street right off Mass Ave. This comfortably sized unit is filled with natural light and would be equally well suited as a primary residence or pied-à-terre alike. The kitchen is thoughtfully planned with plenty of cabinets, granite countertops, refrigerator, and a 4-burner electric range. The bright & modern bathroom has a full-size tub and great tiling throughout. The large closet and open plan invites your ideas! Options abound in this great space! Nonsmoking, pet-friendly, common laundry facility, professionally managed building. Steps away from the Red line and Commuter Rail. Ample street parking, proximity shops, grocery stores, nightlife, and restaurants seal the deal on this one-of-a-kind find!!!
Listed by Kim Walker Chin of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Cambridge
Quality finishes define this elegant and efficient new construction free-standing residence in North Cambridge. Inviting light-filled open plan main living level with impressive 8'-11" ceiling height. Cook's kitchen with distinctive Italian Ceramica backsplash, ample center island, and quartz countertops. Living room with charming front alcove. Mud room near side entrance is conveniently close to your off-street parking. Upstairs are two bed-bath suites with soaring cathedral ceilings and extra closet space. The master bath features a larger double vanity and custom shower with glass-panel door. On the lower level is a comfortable family room, plus another full bath and bedroom - perfect for guests. A luxury sliding door opens onto your own private patio garden, a true urban oasis. Discover the many restaurants and shops in nearby Davis Square and Porter Square, and enjoy easy access to both the Red Line at Alewife and Route 2. Be the first to call this modern New England classic HOME.
Incredible opportunity awaits in this Mansard Victorian in desirable Agassiz. The 2 bed, 2 bath unit is over 1500 sqft on 2 levels and includes a deeded parking space and a huge private fenced-in yard. As you enter you are greeted with maple floors and charming details such as bay windows, a decorative archway, original built-ins, and a lovely fireplace with mantel. The kitchen includes glass-front cabinets, a gas stove and access to the side yard so you can entertain inside or out. The private sunroom/study overlooks your private yard and garden. The master bedroom features intricate parquet floors and there is a large walk-in closet in the hall for storage. The lower level has great rental potential and includes a finished open living area as well as a 3/4 bath, laundry area and private locked storage. Many updates including the electrical, boiler, roof and windows.The home has a strong AirBnB history and is moments from the universities, public transport, shopping, dining and more!
Listed by Ashima Scripp of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Verani Realty
Wonderfully updated 2 bedroom condo located in the heart of Mid-Cambridge. With brand new quartz counter tops and beautiful shaker-style cabinets, the kitchen is large enough to fit a small table and chairs. This freshly painted unit features a beautiful, ornamental fireplace, new recessed lighting, a newly renovated tiled bathroom, and gleaming wood floors throughout. The kitchen and living room both have south-facing windows and get great light. The bedrooms are similarly sized. This unit is in a charming Cambridge brick building located 1 block to Whole Foods, 2 blocks to the Red Line T, and equidistant to Harvard and MIT. There is a storage unit in the basement plus laundry and a bike room. A two bedroom in this building has not been available for sale in years!
Listed by Catherine Luther and Nathan Thompson of Channing Real Estate
Location: Conveniently situated between Central Sq. Harvard University, and the Charles River sits this impressive 3 bedroom 2.5 bath duplex condominium with over 2,300 sft of living space. The location provides easy access to the Red Line public transportation, shopping, restaurants and the Mass Pike. While the unit features a modern open floor plan with a combination living-dining room, high ceilings and an abundance of windows. However, the double set of French doors allow the kitchen to be closed off when needed. The three bedrooms are all spacious, one of which is a master suite, and all have ample closets. On the lower level there is a family room with a gas fireplace and a seperate entrance. Additionally there is in-unit laundry, central A/C and off street parking.
Listed by John O'Neil of Gibson Sotheby's International Realty
Open Houses Sat & Sunday 1-2:30PM. Hot Off The Press Penthouse in East Cambridge! You'll love this Full Renovation 2 bedroom 2 Full Bath unit that comes complete with Gorgeous Ensuite! The perfect design and layout awaits in these sun filled rooms. Builder has well considered every detail to increase space and maximize privacy with two large bedrooms on opposite ends. Chef's Galley kitchen w/ White Valentino Qrtz, Echelon Cabinetry, subway tiled backsplash, & GE Profile appliances & Intimate skylit dinning room. Natural light shines down on Hickory Smith flooring that stretches throughout . Custom Tiled Baths are stunning w/Phantom Glass Shower Door, floor/towel warmers. Unusually large closets in both Bedrooms and in unit Laundry. Huge and inviting living room with recessed wall for television and large Closet/Food Pantry. Private-deeded storage locker in basement perfect for your bikes. Unique location on a tree line street with close by GoldStar Park, Twin City Plaza, & Lechmere
Listed by David Morganti and Christopher L. Barnard of Boston Local Properties, LLC
Fantastic top floor South facing corner unit built in 2011. This 5 star energy rated condo with an open concept living/dining/kitchen is perfect for today's living. Spacious, airy and sun-splashed this 2 bed, 2 bath plus bonus room boasts incredibly high ceilings, amazing windows, maple floors, granite counters, breakfast bar and a private balcony. New full size in unit washer /dryer, central air conditioning, garage parking, additional private storage and professionally managed building. Perfectly located steps from Danehy Park, walking distance to Alewife T, Davis and Porter Squares, Whole Foods and Route 2.
Listed by Margo Delaney of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Cambridge
Rare residential development opportunity in heart of Kendall Sq! POTENTIAL for 18 units! 231 & 235 Third St are being offered for portfolio purchase for $2.25 each.W/ a combined size of around 5,560 sq ft, together these lots have the potential w/ proper permitting to support multiple residential units.Per Eastern Cambridge Overlay in zoning IA-1, max potential new residential building could be approx 13,750 sq feet of living area. Red/Green T lines are nearby as are MIT & dozens of the world's most innovative companies.Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter, Novartis, Amazon, Pfizer, Biogen & Genzyme employees would love to live so close to work! Location/Opportunity make this one of the most desirable corners in all of Cambridge.Enjoy being just 1 subway stop on Red Line from Beacon Hill/Mass. General & 2 stops from Harvard Sq! Prior to making Offer,Buyers must do their own due diligence regarding proposed use & number of units possible.Listing agents don't guarantee accuracy of info.
Listed by The Shorey Realty Group, Kevin Clancy and David Shorey of Compass
NEW PRICE! Unique and rare opportunity to truly enjoy urban living at its finest! Welcome to the only penthouse unit at 345 Harvard Street with brilliant views of Cambridge and Boston from sunrise to sunset captured from two exclusive balconies or from the impressive 8 ft. X 40 ft. private deck, perfect for entertaining or just relaxing. An open layout with warm wood flooring and sun-lit rooms, this 2-bedroom,1 1/2 bath condo boasts an updated gleaming kitchen with quality cabinetry, stainless and granite, in-unit laundry,extra storage, elevator building, and covered parking! Heat and hot water included in condo fees. Special assessment to repair/replace concrete walkways. Just minutes to vibrant Harvard Square to experience all the best in history, culture, education, entertainment, restaurants, museums, and eclectic shopping.**OFFERS TO BE REVIEWED BY SELLERS 7 PM on TUES NOV 19 with response time by noon on WED NOV 20**Sellers reserve right to accept offers at anytime
Listed by Janice Kostopoulos of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Marblehead
Rare development opportunity in the heart of Kendall Square! 231 (MLS # 72586946) and 235 Third Street are being offered for portfolio purchase; each property is priced at $2,250,000. With a combined size of around 5560 square feet, together these lots have the potential, with proper permitting, to support multiple residential units. The Red and Green T lines are nearby, as are MIT and dozens of the world's most innovative companies. Google, Microsoft, Akamai, Amazon, Pfizer, Biogen Idec, and Genzyme employees would love to live so close to work! The location and potential combine to make this one of the most desirable corners in East Cambridge. Prior to making any offer, all Buyers must do their own due diligence regarding Buyer's proposed use and number of units possible; listing agents do not guarantee the accuracy of any information contained herein. All costs of approval will be the sole responsibility of the buyer. ATTENTION: DO NOT GO ONTO PROPERTY.
Rare development opportunity in the heart of Kendall Square! 231 (MLS # 72586946) and 235 Third Street are being offered for portfolio purchase; each property is priced at $2,250,000. With a combined size of around 5560 square feet, together these lots have the potential, with proper permitting, to support multiple residential units. The Red and Green T lines are nearby, as are MIT and dozens of the world's most innovative companies. Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter, Akamai, Amazon, Pfizer, Biogen Idec, and Genzyme employees would love to live so close to work! The location and potential combine to make this one of the most desirable corners in East Cambridge. Prior to making any offer, all Buyers must do their own due diligence regarding Buyer's proposed use and number of units possible; listing agents do not guarantee the accuracy of any information contained herein. All costs of approval will be the sole responsibility of the buyer. ATTENTION: DO NOT GO ONTO PROPERTY.
Welcome to Cambridge and Richdale Terraces. Picture yourself in this elegant 1500 sq ft end unit town house with TWO deeded garage parking spaces under the building and convenient access to restaurants, shops, the commuter rail and subway. Great natural light from large windows on three sides and glass doors leading from the living room to a private deck. Open plan dining room opens to kitchen, half bath and very large living room, with lots of space for your decorating ideas. Upstairs features two large bedrooms with vaulted ceilings, large closets, a full bathroom, and walk in closet in master bedroom. Recent AC/Heat Pump and updates to kitchen/bathroom. In unit laundry. Cats and dogs up to 20 pounds are welcome. Locked storage in basement. Separate entrance and 59% residential tax exemption. Enjoy everything Cambridge has to offer in a great residence without ever having to come home and look for a parking space.
Listed by James H. Bartlett of Keller Williams Realty
Meticulously well-maintained multi-family located in North Cambridge that is perfect for an investor or owner occupant. The property has been in the family for decades. The first floor unit features two bedrooms, full bath, eat-in kitchen and a large living room. The second floor unit is a large duplex which includes a living room, dining room, office, sun porch, eat-in kitchen, 2 bedrooms and 1 bath. Extra storage space can be found in the basement. Both units have been rented to long term tenants. Spacious, professionally landscaped backyard that is perfect for grilling and entertaining. This property is in close proximity to Davis/Porter Sq, Redline, and Alewife Station. Come check out the unlimited potential this property has to offer.
Welcome home! Situated on a quiet street, this rarely available over-sized 3Bed/3.5Bath 2-level penthouse is gut renovated featuring an open floor plan and elegant craftmanship throughout. On the main floor, the chef-inspired kitchen is equipped with a professional-grade Bertazzoni range, Sumsung Smart Fridge, and quartz countertop. A center island flows into the well-appointed living room and dining room, plus a guest bedroom with full bath. On the top floor, a cozy family/sitting area leads to an enormous and bright master bedroom with double walk-in closets and an en-suite with double-sink and custom shower. A second en-suite bedroom with views of Boston completes the top floor. Kendall Sq, Lechmere T Station, the Galleria Mall, library, and playgrounds are all within 10-minute walking distance.
Half a mile away from the heart of Harvard Square, this mid-century sophisticated condo has it all. Come home to an elegant entrance hall with custom floor-to-ceiling bookshelves and relax in the living room by the fireplace this season. Enjoy two bedrooms and two full baths plus a study. There is also a balcony with sliding glass doors and great views of Cambridge. There is in-unit laundry and an assigned parking space, adding to the conveniences of this unit. This is a professionally managed building and a superintendent- all the reasons why one could want a condominium!
Listed by Gail Roberts, Ed Feijo & Team of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Cambridge
Three contiguous buildings located in Cambridge's Kendall Square neighborhood. The Properties contain 8 units consisting of 22 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms in 8,326 sqft. of living area on two tax parcels with off-street parking. 27 Plymouth is a 3-story, 3-unit building consisting of three, 2-Bedroom/1- Bathroom Units. 27 Plymouth has undergone extensive renovations, however will be delivered "as is" with light interior renovations needed for completion. 31 Plymouth is a fully occupied, 3-story, 3-unit building with 2,877 square feet of gross living area on a 2,960 square foot parcel (shared with 33 Plymouth Street). The unit mix consists of two, 3-Bedroom/1-Bathroom Units and one, 4-Bedroom/1-Bathroom Unit. 33 Plymouth Street is a new, modular construction asset with 2,695 square of livable area located immediately to the rear of 31 Plymouth Street. The 2.5 story building contains two, 3-Bedroom/2-Bathroom Duplex Units. 33 Plymouth will be delivered completely finished and vacant.
Listed by John Pentore and Dennis Kelleher of Horvath & Tremblay
This 3-level townhome feels much like a single with a top-floor master-bedroom suite you will love! It has double walk-in closets, a big private bath with 12' ceilings and a small sitting deck. The main level open floor plan offers elegant, sunny spaces. Beautiful, unique quartz stone sets off the fireplace & custom shelving. The attractive, fully equipped kitchen also features quartz, along w/ white shaker-style cabinets, a Wolf large capacity gas convection oven & a full-size Sub-Zero refrigerator. The refrigerator is just one of many automated smart home features. Lights, thermostats, the fireplace, built-in sound system and more are all designed for remote access and control. Wonderful Paine Park is two short blocks away and three Cambridge squares are within an easy stroll: Central, Union and, of course, Inman. Harvard and Kendall are also within reach.
Enjoy sunlit, expansive living spaces and impeccable finishes in this modern, newly renovated 3 bedroom townhouse. The open concept first floor provides an airy space for living and dining areas and there is also a half bath on this floor. In the open kitchen, you'll enjoy custom-built cabinets, white quartz countertops, an island/breakfast bar and Thermador stainless steel appliances. Up the modern staircase find a spectacular master suite featuring a walk-in closet and en-suite bath with dual-sink vanity and frameless glass shower and another good sized bedroom, with a large closet, flank an equally well-appointed second bath. The third floor of this townhouse is well suited as an office. On the lower level, find another bedroom suite with en-suite bathroom, a spacious family room and a laundry closet. Includes off-street parking a exclusive patio, and convenient location..
Listed by Kendall Green Luce Team and Kendall Luce of Compass
Come visit this newly gut renovated unit located a short distance to the red line, routes 2/16/93. Walking to distance to Porter Square and many more great restaurants in Cambridge and Somerville. Enjoy your summers on your private patio space easily accessible from your kitchen. Unit also comes with a private front yard ready for your gardening touch. Entire home has a 95% new foundation, full french drain system in the basement with 8 foot ceilings, foam insulation throughout the home along with new plumbing, electric and a 3 zone heating and cooling unit. Black framed PELLA windows, speakers throughout, NEST Programmable thermostats and a wavered private parking space make this the perfect home. Large master bedrooms with luxury baths and walk in closets ready for your personal design.
Listed by Mike Tokatlyan of Contempo Builders, Inc.
Come visit this newly gut renovated unit located a short distance to the red line, routes 2/16/93. Walking to distance to Porter Square and many more great restaurants in Cambridge and Somerville. Enjoy your summers on your private patio space easily accessible from your kitchen. Entire home has a 95% new foundation, full french drain system in the basement with 8 foot ceilings, and large closet and storage space. Foam insulation throughout the home along with new plumbing, electric and a 3 zone heating and cooling unit. Black framed PELLA windows, speakers throughout, NEST Programmable thermostats and a wavered private parking space make this the perfect home. Large master bedrooms with luxury baths and walk in closets ready for your personal design.
Listed by Mike Tokatlyan of Contempo Builders, Inc.
You'll fall in love with this classic two-family on a tree lined street in sought after North Cambridge. With close proximity to Porter, Davis and Harvard Squares, it has a Walk Score of 92 and Bike Score of 94. A solid home with front and rear porches, walk-up partially finished attic with plenty of room for expansion, and good ceiling height in the full basement. There are hardwood floors throughout, replacement windows and a young roof to name a few features. Add to this a long driveway with two car garage, and a surprisingly spacious, level, private backyard ideal for gardening or simply relaxing with a good book on a spring day. Perfect for owner occupancy or condo conversion, you won't want to let this one slip by.
Listed by Sheila Horne of Barrett Sotheby's International Realty
Enjoy sunlit, expansive living spaces and impeccable finishes in this modern, gut-renovation townhouse. The open concept first floor provides an airy space for living and dining areas. In the open kitchen, you'll enjoy custom-built cabinets, white quartz countertops, an island/breakfast bar and Thermador stainless steel appliances. Up the modern staircase find a spectacular master suite featuring walk-in closet and en-suite bath with dual-sink vanity and frameless glass shower and another good sized bedroom, with a large closet, flank an equally well-appointed second bath. On the third level is the fourth bedroom with a large closet. On the lower level, find another bedroom suite with en-suite bathroom, a spacious family room and a laundry closet. Includes off-street parking and an exclusive yard and patio space. Walk to fresh pond, bus stop at the end of the street, and close to shops and dining.
Listed by Kendall Green Luce Team and Kendall Luce of Compass
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