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10 two-bedrooms for sale off the Red Line

These spreads in Cambridge, Boston, and Quincy each offer a fair amount of space as well as ready proximity to the T’s busiest line

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The Red Line—the T’s busiest route—runs from south of Boston in Quincy, through Boston, and out to the western reaches of Cambridge. Along the way, it stops in dense commercial hubs such as the area around South Station, downtown Boston, the Boston Common orbit, Kendall Square, and Central Square.

As such, people want to be, or have to be, near the Red Line. These two-bedrooms for sale along it offer that proximity as well as a fair amount of space. All aboard.

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1. 10 Weston Avenue, #327

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10 Weston Ave
Quincy, MA 02170

This 748-square-foot two-bedroom, one-bathroom near the Wollaston stop includes a washer-dryer as well as a parking spot. The asking is $354,900, and the HOA is $275.

A long living room with wall-to-wall carpeting and a table and chairs at one end, and there’s a couch at the far end. Photo via Mike Clancy

2. 18 Johnson Avenue, #3

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18 Johnson Ave
Quincy, MA 02169

This 1,331-square-foot two-bedroom, two-bathroom near the Quincy Center stop is part of a development that opened in 2019. It comes with central air and in-unit laundry, and there’s parking for $30,000 extra. The tag is $559,000, and the HOA is $320.

The view of a newer kitchen from over a granite countertop. Photo via Jessica Ye

3. 77 Lyndhurst Street, #1

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77 Lyndhurst St
Boston, MA 02124

This 1,235-square-foot condo near the Shawmut stop includes two bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms. It’s the product of a conversion of a Victorian that was completed in 2019. There’s central air and a porch. The tag is $635,000, and the HOA is $200.

A spacious opening living room-kitchen area with furniture. Photo via Compass

4. 944 Dorchester Avenue, #58

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944 Dorchester Ave
Dorchester, MA 02125

In-unit laundry, a deeded parking spot, and roof access come with this 1,057-square-foot two-bedroom, one-bathroom near the JFK/UMass stop. The asking is $599,900, and the HOA is $547.

An open kitchen with an island. Photo via Midtown Properties

5. 14 West Broadway, #3A

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14 W Broadway
Boston, MA 02127

This 1,435-square-foot two-bedroom, two-bathroom is part of a two-year-old development near the Broadway stop. It includes central air and one garage parking spot as well as access to building amenities such as a fitness center and a roof deck. The tag is $1,199,000, and the HOA is $1,679.

A bedroom with a bed and a table, and buildings are visible beyond the floor-to-ceiling windows. Photo via Compass

6. 70 Lincoln Street, #L413

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70 Lincoln St
Boston, MA 02111

Central air and in-unit laundry come with this two-bedroom, two-bathroom near South Station. The tag for the 1,055-square-foot spread is $899,900, with an HOA of $708.

An open living room-kitchen area with furniture, including a small table and chairs. Photo via Robb Cohen

7. 3 Winter Place, #1-2

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3 Winter Pl
Boston, MA 02108

Things get pricier as the Red Line moves through downtown Boston. Case in point: This combined-unit spread running to 3,435 square feet and containing a pair of bedroom suites is asking $2,738,000 with an HOA of $786. It’s halfway between the Park Street and Downtown Crossing stops.

An elegant living room with a grand fireplace and a table and two chairs in front of it, and there’s a chess board set up on the table. Photo via Gibson Sotheby’s

8. 5 Grove Street, #8

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5 Grove St
Boston, MA 02114

It’s not all titanic tags in downtown Boston, though. This condo near the Charles/MGH stop is asking $725,000—relatively cheap fora condo in downtown Boston nowadays—and has a HOA of $235. The 655-square-foot spread has two bedrooms and one bathroom as well as central air and in-unit laundry. There’s also access to a roof deck.

9. 1643 Cambridge Street, #41

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1643 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02138

This 705-square-foot two-bedroom, one-bathroom is the first spread on the map not to come with central air. Still, it’s got quite the location, right near the Harvard Square stop. Garage parking is included in the $720,000 price. The HOA is $347.

10. 18-20 Harrison Avenue, #1

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18 Harrison Ave
Cambridge, MA 02140

Not even a half-mile from the Alewife terminus, this 1,008-square-foot two-bedroom, one-bathroom includes one assigned parking spot and two porches. There’s in-unit laundry too. The asking is $609,000, and the HOA is $150.

1. 10 Weston Avenue, #327

10 Weston Ave, Quincy, MA 02170
A long living room with wall-to-wall carpeting and a table and chairs at one end, and there’s a couch at the far end. Photo via Mike Clancy

This 748-square-foot two-bedroom, one-bathroom near the Wollaston stop includes a washer-dryer as well as a parking spot. The asking is $354,900, and the HOA is $275.

10 Weston Ave
Quincy, MA 02170

2. 18 Johnson Avenue, #3

18 Johnson Ave, Quincy, MA 02169
The view of a newer kitchen from over a granite countertop. Photo via Jessica Ye

This 1,331-square-foot two-bedroom, two-bathroom near the Quincy Center stop is part of a development that opened in 2019. It comes with central air and in-unit laundry, and there’s parking for $30,000 extra. The tag is $559,000, and the HOA is $320.

18 Johnson Ave
Quincy, MA 02169

3. 77 Lyndhurst Street, #1

77 Lyndhurst St, Boston, MA 02124
A spacious opening living room-kitchen area with furniture. Photo via Compass

This 1,235-square-foot condo near the Shawmut stop includes two bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms. It’s the product of a conversion of a Victorian that was completed in 2019. There’s central air and a porch. The tag is $635,000, and the HOA is $200.

77 Lyndhurst St
Boston, MA 02124

4. 944 Dorchester Avenue, #58

944 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester, MA 02125
An open kitchen with an island. Photo via Midtown Properties

In-unit laundry, a deeded parking spot, and roof access come with this 1,057-square-foot two-bedroom, one-bathroom near the JFK/UMass stop. The asking is $599,900, and the HOA is $547.

944 Dorchester Ave
Dorchester, MA 02125

5. 14 West Broadway, #3A

14 W Broadway, Boston, MA 02127
A bedroom with a bed and a table, and buildings are visible beyond the floor-to-ceiling windows. Photo via Compass

This 1,435-square-foot two-bedroom, two-bathroom is part of a two-year-old development near the Broadway stop. It includes central air and one garage parking spot as well as access to building amenities such as a fitness center and a roof deck. The tag is $1,199,000, and the HOA is $1,679.

14 W Broadway
Boston, MA 02127

6. 70 Lincoln Street, #L413

70 Lincoln St, Boston, MA 02111
An open living room-kitchen area with furniture, including a small table and chairs. Photo via Robb Cohen

Central air and in-unit laundry come with this two-bedroom, two-bathroom near South Station. The tag for the 1,055-square-foot spread is $899,900, with an HOA of $708.

70 Lincoln St
Boston, MA 02111

7. 3 Winter Place, #1-2

3 Winter Pl, Boston, MA 02108
An elegant living room with a grand fireplace and a table and two chairs in front of it, and there’s a chess board set up on the table. Photo via Gibson Sotheby’s

Things get pricier as the Red Line moves through downtown Boston. Case in point: This combined-unit spread running to 3,435 square feet and containing a pair of bedroom suites is asking $2,738,000 with an HOA of $786. It’s halfway between the Park Street and Downtown Crossing stops.

3 Winter Pl
Boston, MA 02108

8. 5 Grove Street, #8

5 Grove St, Boston, MA 02114

It’s not all titanic tags in downtown Boston, though. This condo near the Charles/MGH stop is asking $725,000—relatively cheap fora condo in downtown Boston nowadays—and has a HOA of $235. The 655-square-foot spread has two bedrooms and one bathroom as well as central air and in-unit laundry. There’s also access to a roof deck.

5 Grove St
Boston, MA 02114

9. 1643 Cambridge Street, #41

1643 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02138

This 705-square-foot two-bedroom, one-bathroom is the first spread on the map not to come with central air. Still, it’s got quite the location, right near the Harvard Square stop. Garage parking is included in the $720,000 price. The HOA is $347.

1643 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02138

10. 18-20 Harrison Avenue, #1

18 Harrison Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140

Not even a half-mile from the Alewife terminus, this 1,008-square-foot two-bedroom, one-bathroom includes one assigned parking spot and two porches. There’s in-unit laundry too. The asking is $609,000, and the HOA is $150.

18 Harrison Ave
Cambridge, MA 02140