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Awesome Longwood Condos for Sale

Before you pursue Longwood condos for sale, it’s helpful to review some basic information about condominium living. When you buy a condo, you own the entire inside of your unit. The condo association owns the exterior, common areas, and the land where the building sits.

You are not responsible for exterior maintenance as a condo owner. However, it’s important to budget for association fees in addition to your monthly mortgage payment. The money collected from all residents covers the cost of maintenance and repair in common areas such as hallways and meeting rooms.

Which Boston Neighborhood is Right for You?

One of the major benefits of Longwood condos for sale is that we have units available in multiple Boston neighborhoods. These include:

Of course, you need to consider several personal factors when deciding where you want to purchase a condo. Proximity to your work, quality of the school district, and access to public transportation are just three of the most important things to people looking to make one of these Boston neighborhoods their new home. You can search by neighborhood, price, MLS listing number, and other categories when trying to locate an available unit sold and managed by Longwood Residential.

Average Cost of Boston Condos by Square Foot

Our prices fall in line with those listed on a report released by Curbed Boston on January 5, 2017. With the new year just weeks old, prices range from $263 per square foot in the Hyde Park neighborhood to $1,467 per square foot for a condo in Back Bay. These figures include condos ranging in size from 812 to 3,247 square feet.

The analysis posted by Curbed Boston includes data from 10 distinct Boston neighborhoods. This is to give buyers an accurate idea of the average monthly payment for a Boston condo in place of using a mortgage calculator.

Featured Longwood Condos for Sale

With a presence in all 14 of the Boston neighborhoods listed above, Longwood Residential is sure to have a condo available to suit your needs. Below are just three of our luxury properties that could be your new home:

  • Ritz-Carlton Condos: Named for the hotel chain that offers such personalized service, the Ritz-Carlton Condos give you more of the same. Whether you’re interested in valet parking, room service, or wake-up calls, you can receive these services and more as a resident here. A picturesque view of the harbor completes the experience of condo living at its finest.

  • Mosaic on the Riverway: Want to live in a building with top floor club space? Then Mosaic on the Riverway is the place for you. Besides the serene view from high above the city, this building is conveniently located in the Longwood Medical Area.

  • Washington on the Square: When you want the convenience of a condo but don’t want or need a lot of space, consider a studio-sized unit at Washington on the Square. One and two-bedroom condo units are available as well. You don’t even have to leave home to exercise since the building comes equipped with a 24-hour fitness center.

Please contact us at your convenience to learn more about Longwood condos for sale.

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Hot Boston Neighborhoods You Should Invest In NOW

Real estate is an excellent investment option because it generates a predictable income source and its value increases over the years. Whether you’re new to real estate investing or a seasoned professional, you need to know which Boston neighborhoods make the best investments.

Jamaica Plain and Roslindale

These neighborhoods are slowly becoming too expensive for low income and middle class renters, but both of them are attractive to young professionals with few obligations who can afford the rent. A current trend among investors in Jamaica Plain and Roslindale is to live in a multi-family property they buy or in a single-family home with extra rooms. They can then rent out the space they are not using.  One obvious benefit to this is that your renters pay most of the mortgage.

Roslindale is the more affordable of these two areas. People who are priced out of Jamaica Plain are heading to nearby Roslindale to look for housing. This is good news for you as an investor. The area also has a huge draw in Roslindale Square. The weekly farmer’s market is a hit, as are the numerous restaurants and shopping options.

Other Boston Neighborhoods to Consider

Condos are an attractive option for people who want stability without the demands of home ownership. The Brighton neighborhood is home to several one and two-family homes that have been converted to condos. This is a good time for investors to get in on the growing condo market in Brighton. The area is also home to Brighton Center. It is a vibrant area containing shops, restaurants, and many businesses.

East Boston offers an amazing skyline view and is connected to greater Boston by harbor tunnels and the MBTA’s blue line. The area has improved significantly over the past few years and is attractive to renters. If you prefer to buy investment property in the suburbs, consider Watertown. This Boston neighborhood is less expensive than the city and may be a good option for renters with young families.

Brand New Luxury Apartment Building Opens in Roslindale Village

Parkside on Adams is a brand new 43-unit luxury apartment building located in Roslindale Village near Adams Park.  Built in 2015, the building has four floors each with its own unique floor plan. Every apartment comes with floor to ceiling windows in addition to solid surface counters, carpeted bedrooms, and attached decks.  Some features that residents can look forward to include:

  • On-site fitness center
  • Private roof deck
  • Garage parking
  • Walking distance to commuter rail, shops and restaurants
  • Controlled access to building
  • Nearby seasonal Farmer's Market on Saturdays
  • Pets welcome
  • Restaurant on first floor of building

Although the 43 units at Parkside on Adams only recently became available to rent, interest is high and they are expected to go quickly.  The following types of apartments are still available:

  • Studio apartments with one bathroom, 570 to 580 square feet, starting at $1,550 per month
  • One bedrooms with one bathroom, 740 to 800 square feet, starting at $2,400 per month
  • Two bedrooms with one bathroom, 900 to 1470 square feet, starting at $2,650 per month

A security deposit equal to one month's rent is due upon signing a one-year lease.  It costs an additional $125 per month to claim a spot in the building's underground parking garage.

Interested in Parkside on Adams?  Contact us today!  info@longwoodresidential.com

Interested in Parkside on Adams?  Contact us today!  info@longwoodresidential.com