Welcome to another edition of our weekly series rounding up Boston-area open houses to check out over the weekend—because who doesn’t love a little real estate gawking? This week’s options are a penthouse loft conversion in Fort Point, a renovated 600-square-feet condo by Carson Beach, and a brand-new condo close to the T. What these homes might lack in size, they make up for in location.
Where: 9 Douglas Street #2, Boston, MA 02127
When: Sunday, 12:30-2 p.m.
Specs: 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom; 595 square feet
Selling points: “Just steps from Carson Beach, this one-bedroom unit has all new systems, central air, and in-unit laundry hook ups. This unit also has all new siding, windows, roof, decks, and electrical and plumbing.”
Asking price: $574,900
Where: 225 Bowen Street #1, Boston, MA 02127
When: Saturday, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Specs: 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom; 507 square feet
Selling points: “Just recently listed, this brand new condo is in a great location close to restaurants, shops, and the Broadway MBTA stop. This property was designed with quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, and wood flooring throughout.”
Asking price: $499,000
Where: 101 Heath Street #202, Boston MA 02120
When: Saturday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Sunday, 12-1 p.m.
Specs: 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom; 1,035 square feet
Selling points: “Unit 202 faces northeast and offers a thoughtful open concept living space divided by a modern kitchen w/ a Samsung-appliance package, two-tone kitchen with waterfall countertops over the bar, custom tiled bathrooms, custom closet storage, over-sized windows throughout and a private, iron balcony!”
Asking price: $635,000
Where: 63 Melcher Street #5F, Boston, MA 02210
When: Sunday, 11:30-12:30 p.m.
Specs: Studio; 537 square feet
Selling points: “Located on the top floor of this Fort Point building, this loft has a flexible open floor plan that could also be configured to have an enclosed bedroom. This building has also been recently converted, retaining much of its rustic features while updated with new finishes and appliances.”
Asking price: $649,000
Where: 545 East Third Street #3, Boston, MA 02127
When: Saturday, 12-1:30 p.m.
Specs: 1 bedroom, 1.5 bathrooms; 805 square feet
Selling points: “This new-construction boasts easy on-street parking and is walking distance to both the beach and Seaport. Finished with stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, and large walk-in closet in the master suite.”
Asking price: $649,000
Where: 146 M Street #2, Boston, MA 02127
When: Sunday, 1-2 p.m.
Specs: 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms; 798 square feet
Selling points: “This unit comes with details such as pine hardwood floors throughout, bay window, and an open concept living area with room for a living room and breakfast area. Additional features include in-unit laundry, Nest system, and storage in the basement.”
Asking price: $675,000