Wednesday, May 22, 2013
See what properties sold in Newton from May 15-May 20, and share your own recent home sales.
50-52 Washington St. (multi-family) List Price: $895,000 Sold Price: $860,000 Sold Date: May 21, 2013 Living Area: 3,272 sq. ft. Rooms: 14 Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2 full 201 Suffolk Road (single-family) List Price: $2,400,000 Sold Price: $2,475,000 Sold Date: May 17, 2013 Living Area: 4,054 sq. ft. Rooms: 10 Bedrooms: 5 Baths: 3 full, 2 half 287 Langley Road #26 (condo) List Price: $1,250,000 Sold Price: $1,235,000 Sold Date: May 17, 2013 Living Area: 3,393 sq. ft. Rooms: 9 Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 3 full, 1 half 54 Clements Road (single-family) List Price: $1,635,000 Sold Price: $1,610,000 Sold Date: May 17, 2013 Living Area: 4,139 sq. ft. Rooms: 13 Bedrooms: 5 Baths: 3 full, 1 half 153 Walnut St. (multi-family) List Price: $969,000 …
Sunday, May 19, 2013
This appealing townhouse offers spacious accommodations and is readily available for purchase and occupancy.
This week's Home of the Week is in Waltham, but we'll be back in Newton next week. This Waltham townhouse on the Belmont line is a great opportunity to experience the many advantages of communal living with all the comforts of a single family home. This fabulous condominium boasts nearly 2,000 square feet of living space throughout two finished levels and an open, fluid floor plan for streamlined entertaining and relaxed daily living. It has also recently received new stainless steel appliances and a new heating system, further enhancing its purchasing and economical benefits. With its sinuous blueprint, the main level is comprised of two spacious flowing rooms. The living room measures at 21 x 15 square feet and can comfortably …
Friday, May 17, 2013
What's open on the housing market this weekend? Share your local open houses with Newton Patch readers.
Check out this weekend's open houses by flipping through the photos to the right. The details for each home are included the captions. Did we miss an open house? We're hoping our readers and real estate agents can fill us in on any open houses happening in town. If you know of one, or a few, let us know. Here's how: Thanks for contributing! Looking for more Newton real estate news? Follow us on Facebook and Twitter, or sign up for our email newsletter.
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Foreclosure activity decreased significantly across the state, signalling the end of the foreclosure crisis, according to Banker & Tradesman.
Newton's home and condo sales through March 2013 have been down slightly from the same period in 2012, but the good news is that foreclosure numbers through the same month in 2013 have dropped dramatically. New numbers released by the Warren Group show an 82 percent decrease across the state in petitions to foreclose as compared to the numbers for March 2012. Newton mirrors that dramatic decrease with a reduction of 75 percent from March 2012 to March 2013. Warren Group CEO Timothy M. Warren Jr. credits foreclosure prevention efforts and a "booming" real estate market for the decrease. The numbers are significant enough to lead Banker & Tradesman to declare "The foreclosure crisis as we know it is over." Foreclosure petitions indicate the …
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
See what properties sold in Newton from May 7-May 14, and share your own recent home sales.
86 Sargent St. (single-family) List Price: $2,200,000 Sold Price: $2,351,000 Sold Date: May 14, 2013 Living Area: 4,641 sq. ft. Rooms: 12 Bedrooms: 6 Baths: 3 full, 2 half 25 Annawan Road (single-family) List Price: $950,000 Sold Price: $1,100,000 Sold Date: May 10, 2013 Living Area: 1,750 sq. ft. Rooms: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2 full 13 Waban St. #13 (condo) List Price: $599,000 Sold Price: $599,000 Sold Date: May 10, 2013 Living Area: 2,218 sq. ft. Rooms: 7 Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3 full 124-126 Nonantum Road (multi-family) List Price: $575,000 Sold Price: $580,000 Sold Date: May 8, 2013 Living Area: 2,888 sq. ft. Rooms: 10 Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 3 full 12 Vineyard Road (single-family) List Price: $700,000 Sold Price: $850,000 Sold …
Sunday, May 12, 2013
The brand new Newton colonial offers all the beauty of traditional architecture with unique twists of today's contemporary designs.
New construction in Newton, and more specifically the quaint village of Waban, is a rare opportunity, but what makes this spacious property even more special is the level of design, details and amenities that were applied to its initial fabrication. The interior boasts 6,600 square feet of luxurious living space throughout three finished levels. All 12 rooms feature unique architectural touches laid out within elegant, neutral spaces. The groundwork has been expertly executed to provide its first residents with an exceptional canvas to build a home that will evolve with their lifestyle. The first level consists of elegant formal areas in the fireplaced living room, intimate dining room and a state-of-the-art kitchen that spills into the …
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
See what properties sold in Newton from April 30 - May 6, and share your own recent home sales.
260 Cabot St. #1 (condo) List Price: $549,000 Sold Price: $560,000 Sold Date: May 1, 2013 Living Area: 1,705 sq. ft. Rooms: 7 Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2 full 258 Derby St. #3 (condo) List Price: $799,000 Sold Price: $799,000 Sold Date: May 1, 2013 Living Area: 3,339 sq. ft. Rooms: 8 Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3 full, 1 half 33 Staniford St. (single-family) List Price: $1,249,000 Sold Price: $1,249,000 Sold Date: May 1, 2013 Living Area: 3,168 sq. ft. Rooms: 10 Bedrooms: 5 Baths: 3 full, 1 half 58 Green St. (multi-family) List Price: $464,000 Sold Price: $467,000 Sold Date: May 3, 2013 Living Area: 1,516 sq. ft. Rooms: 6 Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2 full, 1 half 275 Country Club Road (single-family) List Price: $935,000 Sold Price: $945,000 Sold …
Sunday, May 5, 2013
This new Waltham listing will hold its first Open House this weekend.
Editor's Note: The Newton Patch "Home of the Week" has shifted to featuring Newton homes on alternating weeks. On the off-weeks, we will feature homes in Waltham. This custom built seven-room colonial is one of the freshest homes on the Waltham real estate market. Constructed just 15 years ago, this property offers all the classic features expected of its traditional design and architecture and still looks newly, built thanks to the meticulous maintenance by its owners. A preview of its comprehensive features and comfortable living space begins with the first level in the inviting 15 x 15 square foot gas fireplaced living room and intimate 13 x 13 square foot dining area with a charming window seat. A 17 x 16 square foot eat-in kitchen is …
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
See what properties sold in Newton from April 25-30, and share your own recent home sales.
44 Taft Ave. (single-family) List Price: $615,000 Sold Price: $650,000 Sold Date: April 25, 2013 Living Area: 1,436 sq. ft. Rooms: 7 Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2 full, 1 half 46 Suffolk Road (single-family) List Price: $3,895,000 Sold Price: $3,450,000 Sold Date: April 25, 2013 Living Area: 6,767 sq. ft. Rooms: 12 Bedrooms: 7 Baths: 4 full, 1 half 17 Hammond Pond Pkwy. #2 (condo) List Price: $239,000 (original list) Sold Price: $235,000 Sold Date: April 26, 2013 Living Area: 710 sq. ft. Rooms: 3 Bedrooms: 1 Baths: 1 full 262 Cabot St. #2 (condo) List Price: $479,000 Sold Price: $479,000 Sold Date: April 29, 2013 Living Area: 1,212 sq. ft. Rooms: 7 Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 1 full 12 Sunhill Lane (single-family) List Price: $1,639,000 (…
Sunday, April 28, 2013
Thirteen rooms distributed throughout four levels of living space provides flexible living accommodations within this newly built Newton home.
Prospective homebuyers will be extremely impressed with the layers of constructive details within this four year-young home. It also flaunts a fluid floor plan that not only embraces relaxed family living and seamless entertaining, but also provides many private, distinctive areas throughout four levels of versatile living space to accommodate evolving residential needs. A two-story front foyer immediately introduces its flattering interior landscape as a columned entryway guides guests into a formal dining area with three quarter wall wainscoting and an intimate living room with a coffered ceiling. Pocket doors provide privacy when needed to the living room, but left open this space spills effortlessly into a great room and kitchen …