Boston real estate roundup, March 18, 2010

The latest Boston real estate news, March 18, 2010

§ Don Chiofaro tells the Boston Globe he will abandon his proposal for a pair of towers to replace an existing parking garage on the Boston Waterfront, overlooking the Rose Kennedy Greenway, if the city / state do not approve the heights he is looking for.

New Boston condos for sale and Boston real estate listings, March 17, 2010


MLS # Address Neighborhood Description List Price
71048887 1091 Boylston St U:35 Back Bay 2 room, 1 bed, 1 bath Mid-Rise $218,000
71048564 31 Irving St U:5 Beacon Hill 3 room, 1 bed, 1 bath Mid-Rise $269,000
71048866 75 Burbank St U:104 The Fenway 3 room, 1 bed, 1 bath Mid-Rise $290,000
71048647 59 Hancock Street U:1 Beacon Hill 2 room, 1 bed, 1 bath Rowhouse $349,000
71048785 103 E Brookline St U:3 South End 4 room, 2 bed, 1 bath Rowhouse $374,900
71048515 35 Fay St U:E412 South End 2 room, 1 bed, 1 bath Mid-Rise $450,000
71048637 120 Commercial St U:4-2 Waterfront 4 room, 2 bed, 1 bath Rowhouse $469,900
71048427 186 Beacon Street U:2A Back Bay 4 room, 1 bed, 1 bath Townhouse $489,000
71048419 75 Waltham Street U:3 South End 4 room, 1 bed, 1 bath Townhouse $499,000
71048858 4 Charlesgate E U:504 Back Bay 4 room, 1 bed, 1 bath Mid-Rise $538,000
71048723 221 W Springfield Street U:2 South End 5 room, 2 bed, 1 bath Rowhouse $545,000
71048716 35 Hancock Street U:4 Beacon Hill 3 room, 1 bed, 1 bath Townhouse $599,000
71048451 71 Myrtle St U:201 Beacon Hill 4 room, 2 bed, 1 bath Townhouse $599,000
71048900 416 Marlborough St U:705 Back Bay 3 room, 1 bed, 1 bath Mid-Rise $599,000
71048939 47 Irving St U:B Beacon Hill 5 room, 2 bed, 2 bath Rowhouse $625,000
71048461 25 Revere Street U:3 Beacon Hill 6 room, 3 bed, 2 bath Rowhouse $759,000
71048563 10 Bowdoin Place U:401 Beacon Hill 4 room, 2 bed, 2 bath Mid-Rise $765,900
71048572 453 Washington St U:8A Midtown 6 room, 2 bed, 2 bath Mid-Rise $775,000
71048965 15 Gloucester Street U:4 Back Bay 5 room, 2 bed, 1.5 bath Brownstone $799,000
71048799 65 Rutland St U:3 South End 5 room, 2 bed, 2.5 bath Townhouse $1,025,000
71048787 141 Dorchester Avenue U:U301 Seaport District 6 room, 2 bed, 2 bath Mid-Rise $1,199,000

Above, 35 Hancock Street #4, Beacon Hill, Boston, Massachusetts. The listing agent is Pauline Donnelly of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.

New Boston condo real estate listings for sale, March 16, 2010


MLS # Address Neighborhood Description List Price
71047781 145 Pinckney U:111 Beacon Hill 145 Pinckney U:111 $405,000
71047996 195 West Canton Street U:2 South End 195 West Canton Street U:2 $409,000
71047834 9 W Broadway U:208 Seaport District 9 W Broadway U:208 $415,000
71047803 141 Dorchester Avenue U:111 South End 141 Dorchester Avenue U:111 $499,900
71048049 1313 Washington St U:314 South End 1313 Washington St U:314 $549,000
71047915 243 W. Newton Street U:1 South End 243 W. Newton Street U:1 $684,000
71048043 90 Broadway U:4D South End 90 Broadway U:4D $684,900
71048273 318 Commonwealth U:4 Back Bay 318 Commonwealth U:4 $1,025,000
71047826 412 BEACON U:4 Back Bay 412 BEACON U:4 $1,695,000
71048062 1 Avery Street U:PH 2A Midtown 1 Avery Street U:PH 2A $7,900,000

Above, 243 West Newton Street #1, South End, Boston, Massachusetts. The listing agent is Melinda Sarkis of Hammond Residential.

The Clarendon : Back Bay sales continue; 24th closing recorded, $2.8 million

The 24th closing at The Clarendon Back Bay was recorded, today. The purchase price was $2,800,000 and included one garage parking space.

This was a 25th-floor, three-bedroom, three and ½-bathroom, 1,968+/- square foot condo, approximately $1,422.76 per square foot.

There are 103 units in the building on floors 15-33; there are fourteen floors of luxury apartments on the lower floors, and a restaurant on the first, along with a branch of the US Postal Service.

With the latest sale, the building is 24.27 percent occupied.

Please contact me for more information and for buyer’s agent representation.

FP3 – condos in the Seaport District / Fort Point Channel neighborhood

FP3 is a new condominium project in the rapidly changing Seaport District / Fort Point Channel neighborhood of Boston. The building is actually made up of an existing building with several floors of new construction, on top.

FP3 is located just steps to South Station, the Financial District and the Waterfront. Famed chef Barbara Lynch occupies the base of the building with Drink, Sportello and her soon to open signature restaurant. FP3 features 92 homes. Some are loft-style and include brick and beam, others are new construction with amazing terraces, curtain wall windows and sweeping city views.

Prices run from the high-$300

The Clarendon : Back Bay

The Clarendon is now open.

This is a brand-new condominium project in the heart of the Back Bay neighborhood of Boston.

The Clarendon is designed by world-renowned Robert A.M. Stern Architects, LLP. This classically elegant 33-story luxury residential tower features 103 graciously appointed one to four bedroom luxury condominiums residences starting on the 15th-floor. (Luxury apartments are available for rent on the lower floors; these units have a separate entrance and are managed, separately.)

The Clarendon, developed by Related Companies and The Beal Companies, offers a repertoire of unparalleled services and amenities amid a relaxed and elegant atmosphere.

Prices run from the high-$600