University Green is a concierge elevator building in Harvard Square. Built in 1985, University Green is set back from Mount Auburn Street behind a common landscaped courtyard. The street address of University Green is 130 Mount Auburn Street.
- 50+ units
- Residences enjoy a balcony or patio
- In-unit laundry
- Fireplaces in some units
- Private courtyard
- There is garage parking
- Indoor cats only (no dogs)
MLS reports five sales at University Green in 2016. I review these sales below.
There were two 1-br sales reported in MLS in 2016 at University Green:
130 Mount Auburn Street Unit 114 sold for $1,185,000 - sold for the list price. This is a nice one bedroom with study located on the rear side of the building anf featuring a private patio garden. I sold it in 2007 for $765,000. I listed and sold it in 2010 for $800,000. I listed and sold it again in 2014 for $1,100,000. That is a lot of appreciation over 10 years! $1,147 per square foot at $1,185,000 sale price in 2016.
130 Mount Auburn Street Unit 212 sold for $1,190,000 - sold for the list price.
There were two 2-br sales reported in MLS in 2016 at University Green:
130 Mount Auburn Street Unit 204 sold for $1,750,000 - sold for the list price
130 Mount Auburn Street Unit 507 sold for $2,170,000 - sold for $20,000 over the asking price. Rare penthouse duplex.
There was one 3-br sale reported in MLS in 2016 at University Green:
130 Mount Auburn Unit 510 sold for $2,725,000 - sale price $575,000 over the list price of $2,150,000.
For the five sales at University Green reported in MLS in 2016:
The average size is 1,401 square feet.
The average sale price is $1,804,000
The average price per square foot is $1,259
The average number of days until an offer accepted is 26.
There were only 3 sales reported in MLS in 2015 at University Green:
130 Mount Auburn Unit 406 sold for $690,000 - a studio that sold for substantially less (a rarity) than the original list price of $900,000. Last asking price was $698,000 when it sold for $690,000.
130 Mount Auburn Unit 105 sold for $1,200,000 - a one-br that sold for the list price
130 Mount Auburn Unit 410 sold for $2,060,000 - a two-br that sold for $410,000 over the list price. This sale price truly stunning, given that the residence was in need of updating at point of purchase.
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