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6 virtual open houses in the Boston area asking $650,000 and under

These include spreads in East Cambridge, Arlington, Watertown, and Somerville

With the stay-at-home advisory in effect to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, open houses in the Boston area are out, and virtual tours via Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, and other means are in. Join us now for a vicarious look at six listings, from a renovated townhouse in Arlington Center to a condo near a future Green Line stop in Somerville to a high-rise perch in East Cambridge.

An open and expansive living room-dining room-kitchen area. Engel & Volkers/Robert Cohen

Where: 169 Monsignor O’Brien Highway, #315, Cambridge
Specs: 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms; 868 square feet
Selling points: This condo in the Glass Factory building in East Cambridge features windows throughout the unit, two full baths, and an open living/dining layout.
Asking price: $650,000
Listed by: Engel & Volkers/Robert Cohen
View virtual tour here

A modern kitchen with counters meeting at a counter. Compass/Tom Sheehan

Where: 21 Edmands Street, #3, Somerville
Specs: 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom; 1,234 square feet
Selling points: This top-level condo features an updated bathroom, hardwood floors throughout, and in-unit laundry. It will be less than half a mile to the future Green Line stop at Gilman Square.
Asking price: $585,000
Listed by: Compass/Tom Sheehan
View virtual tour here

A living room with a bay window next to a kitchen with stools in front of one of its counters. Commonwealth Standard Realty Advisors/Caroline Fromkin

Where: 193 Brookline Street, #1R, Cambridge
Specs: 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom; 615 square feet
Selling points: Located in the Cambridgeport neighborhood, this condo has an open floorplan with living, kitchen, and dining areas with windows throughout.
Asking price: $550,000
Listed by: Commonwealth Standard Realty Advisors/Caroline Fromkin
View virtual tour here

A modern kitchen with a U-shaped counter. Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty/Dino Confalone

Where: 12 Swetts Court, #12, Watertown
Specs: 4 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms; 1,222 square feet
Selling points: This Watertown townhome was renovated in 2013, and features an updated kitchen, added half-bath, and private fenced-in backyard.
Asking price: $539,000
Listed by: Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty/Dino Confalone
View virtual tour here

A bedroom with a bed and a beamed ceiling. Compass/Erica Covelle

Where: 56 Mystic Street, #3, Arlington
Specs: 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom; 825 square feet
Selling points: This condo features designer elements such as teak ceilings, new stainless steel appliances, and a private deck off the second bedroom, situated in the heart of Arlington Center.
Asking price: $519,900
Listed by: Compass/Erica Covelle
View virtual tour here

An empty room off a glass door with two windows and a radiator. Moor Realty Group/Michael Falotico

Where: 393 Broadway #1, Cambridge
Specs: 0 bedroom, 1 bathroom; 463 square feet
Selling points: Located in Mid-Cambridge, this studio includes a combination living/bedroom area with three closets, a separate kitchen, and a renovated bathroom.
Asking price: $429,900
Listed by: Moor Realty Group/Michael Falotico
View virtual tour here