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6 Boston open house options under $650,000 and over 1,000 square feet

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Looking for a Boston home that’s under $650,000 and over 1,000 square feet?

It can be done—you just have to know where to look. This holiday weekend’s open house tour takes you to Roslindale, West Roxbury, Hyde Park, and Dorchester.

Homes herein range from a brand-new single-family to a condo in a Victorian charmer. Take a peek and get a head start on 2018.

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1. 42 Freeman Avenue

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42 Freeman Ave
West Roxbury, MA 02132

Open house: Saturday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Price: $419,000

Size: 3-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1,440

The pitch: “This home is on sale for the first time ever since 1973 by the original owners. The first floor features a laundry room, half-bath, and three season sunroom.”

2. 1100 VFW Parkway, #201

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1100 Veterans of Foreign Wars Pkwy
West Roxbury, MA 02132

Open house: Sunday, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Price: $439,000

Size: 2-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1,085

The pitch: “Located in a newer construction building, this unit has a spacious living room with gas fireplace, hardwood floors, and sliders to a private balcony.”

3. 98 Wellsmere Road, #98

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98 Wellsmere Rd
Boston, MA 02131

Open house: Sunday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Price: $515,000

Size: 3-BR, 1-BA

Square footage: 1,899

The pitch: “This two level condo in Metropolitan Hill encompasses nearly 1,900 square feet of living space, including a bright kitchen recently renovated in 2017.”

4. 820 Truman Parkway, #1

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820 Truman Pkwy
Boston, MA 02136

Open house: Sunday, 12-1:30 p.m.

Price: $549,000

Size: 3-BR, 3.5-BA

Square footage: 2,100

The pitch: “This new construction single family is spread out over three floors and boasts an expansive open floor plan.”

5. 12 Upham Avenue, #1

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12 Upham Ave
Dorchester, MA 02125

Open house: Sunday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Price: $567,000

Size: 2-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,446

The pitch: “Located in the historic neighborhood of Jonas Hill, this unit is in a Victorian home with a private deck.”

6. 59 Sanborn Avenue

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59 Sanborn Ave
West Roxbury, MA 02132

Open house: Sunday, 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Price: $647,000

Size: 4-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1,568

The pitch: “This single family home in West Roxbury has a large farmhouse style kitchen, bonus attic space, and in-ground saltwater pool.”

1. 42 Freeman Avenue

42 Freeman Ave, West Roxbury, MA 02132

Open house: Saturday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Price: $419,000

Size: 3-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1,440

The pitch: “This home is on sale for the first time ever since 1973 by the original owners. The first floor features a laundry room, half-bath, and three season sunroom.”

42 Freeman Ave
West Roxbury, MA 02132

2. 1100 VFW Parkway, #201

1100 Veterans of Foreign Wars Pkwy, West Roxbury, MA 02132

Open house: Sunday, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Price: $439,000

Size: 2-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1,085

The pitch: “Located in a newer construction building, this unit has a spacious living room with gas fireplace, hardwood floors, and sliders to a private balcony.”

1100 Veterans of Foreign Wars Pkwy
West Roxbury, MA 02132

3. 98 Wellsmere Road, #98

98 Wellsmere Rd, Boston, MA 02131

Open house: Sunday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Price: $515,000

Size: 3-BR, 1-BA

Square footage: 1,899

The pitch: “This two level condo in Metropolitan Hill encompasses nearly 1,900 square feet of living space, including a bright kitchen recently renovated in 2017.”

98 Wellsmere Rd
Boston, MA 02131

4. 820 Truman Parkway, #1

820 Truman Pkwy, Boston, MA 02136

Open house: Sunday, 12-1:30 p.m.

Price: $549,000

Size: 3-BR, 3.5-BA

Square footage: 2,100

The pitch: “This new construction single family is spread out over three floors and boasts an expansive open floor plan.”

820 Truman Pkwy
Boston, MA 02136

5. 12 Upham Avenue, #1

12 Upham Ave, Dorchester, MA 02125

Open house: Sunday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Price: $567,000

Size: 2-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,446

The pitch: “Located in the historic neighborhood of Jonas Hill, this unit is in a Victorian home with a private deck.”

12 Upham Ave
Dorchester, MA 02125

6. 59 Sanborn Avenue

59 Sanborn Ave, West Roxbury, MA 02132

Open house: Sunday, 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Price: $647,000

Size: 4-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1,568

The pitch: “This single family home in West Roxbury has a large farmhouse style kitchen, bonus attic space, and in-ground saltwater pool.”

59 Sanborn Ave
West Roxbury, MA 02132