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Allston-Brighton open house tour: 7 options for under $600,000

These relatively affordable options include several condos and a single-family

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This week’s open house tour features homes in Boston’s bustling Allston/Brighton area, each between $500,000 and $600,000. Unlike many other areas of the city, this price point offers a lot, including a single-family home with untapped potential.

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1. 140 Newton Street, #1

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140 Newton St
Boston, MA 02135

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

Price: $525,000

Size: 3-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,053

The pitch: “This first-floor unit has hardwood floors throughout, spacious kitchen, master suite, and comes with a parking space.”

2. 9 Montfern Avenue, #A

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9 Montfern Ave
Boston, MA 02135

Open house: Sunday, 3-4:15 p.m.

Price: $565,000

Size: 2-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,001

The pitch: “This condo was renovated in 2010 includes central heat and AC, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, in-unit laundry, hardwood floors, recessed lighting, and decorative molding”

3. 43 Colborne Road, #6

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43 Colborne Rd
Boston, MA 02135

Open house: Saturday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Sunday, 2-3:30 p.m.

Price: $525,000

Size: 2-BR, 1-BA

Square footage: 760

The pitch: “This top floor unit has two good sized bedrooms both with double closets, renovated bathroom, and updated kitchen.”

4. 300 Allston Street, #109

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300 Allston St
Brighton, MA 02135

Open house: Sunday, 1-2 p.m.

Price: $540,000

Size: 1-BR, 1-BA

Square footage: 954

The pitch: “This unit features an open living and dining room floor plan with wood flooring, large master bedroom, and in-unit laundry.”

5. 1419 Commonwealth Avenue, #204

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1419 Commonwealth Avenue
Brighton, MA 02135

Open house: Saturday, 12-2 p.m.; Sunday, 12-2 p.m.

Price: $599,000

Size: 3-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,080

The pitch: “This unit features an open floor plan with living room, dining room, kitchen plus a bedroom and a bathroom on the main level. Lower level features a master bedroom with a full bath and third bedroom.”

6. 38 Imrie Road

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38 Imrie Rd
Allston, MA 02134

Open house: Saturday, 1-2:30 p.m.; Sunday, 1-2:30 p.m.

Price: $549,500

Size: 3-BR, 1-BA

Square footage: 1,612

The pitch: “This single-family home is ideally located close to shops, a park, and transportation options.”

7. 46 Hano Street, #2

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46 Hano St
Boston, MA 02134

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

Price: $599,000

Size: 2-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 900

The pitch: “Gut renovation of this condo features new bathrooms, kitchen, flooring, roof, and windows.”

Note: All photos via listing brokers and brokerages, which are linked to where possible.

1. 140 Newton Street, #1

140 Newton St, Boston, MA 02135

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

Price: $525,000

Size: 3-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,053

The pitch: “This first-floor unit has hardwood floors throughout, spacious kitchen, master suite, and comes with a parking space.”

140 Newton St
Boston, MA 02135

2. 9 Montfern Avenue, #A

9 Montfern Ave, Boston, MA 02135

Open house: Sunday, 3-4:15 p.m.

Price: $565,000

Size: 2-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,001

The pitch: “This condo was renovated in 2010 includes central heat and AC, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, in-unit laundry, hardwood floors, recessed lighting, and decorative molding”

9 Montfern Ave
Boston, MA 02135

3. 43 Colborne Road, #6

43 Colborne Rd, Boston, MA 02135

Open house: Saturday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Sunday, 2-3:30 p.m.

Price: $525,000

Size: 2-BR, 1-BA

Square footage: 760

The pitch: “This top floor unit has two good sized bedrooms both with double closets, renovated bathroom, and updated kitchen.”

43 Colborne Rd
Boston, MA 02135

4. 300 Allston Street, #109

300 Allston St, Brighton, MA 02135

Open house: Sunday, 1-2 p.m.

Price: $540,000

Size: 1-BR, 1-BA

Square footage: 954

The pitch: “This unit features an open living and dining room floor plan with wood flooring, large master bedroom, and in-unit laundry.”

300 Allston St
Brighton, MA 02135

5. 1419 Commonwealth Avenue, #204

1419 Commonwealth Avenue, Brighton, MA 02135

Open house: Saturday, 12-2 p.m.; Sunday, 12-2 p.m.

Price: $599,000

Size: 3-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,080

The pitch: “This unit features an open floor plan with living room, dining room, kitchen plus a bedroom and a bathroom on the main level. Lower level features a master bedroom with a full bath and third bedroom.”

1419 Commonwealth Avenue
Brighton, MA 02135

6. 38 Imrie Road

38 Imrie Rd, Allston, MA 02134

Open house: Saturday, 1-2:30 p.m.; Sunday, 1-2:30 p.m.

Price: $549,500

Size: 3-BR, 1-BA

Square footage: 1,612

The pitch: “This single-family home is ideally located close to shops, a park, and transportation options.”

38 Imrie Rd
Allston, MA 02134

7. 46 Hano Street, #2

46 Hano St, Boston, MA 02134

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

Price: $599,000

Size: 2-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 900

The pitch: “Gut renovation of this condo features new bathrooms, kitchen, flooring, roof, and windows.”

Note: All photos via listing brokers and brokerages, which are linked to where possible.

46 Hano St
Boston, MA 02134