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2.3 miles to MIT

Rent Special

Electric (includes heat, central air, car charging,) and water/sewer paid by landlord

Floor Plan Models and Units
Number of BedroomsNumber of BathroomsRent RangeSquare FootageName of Floor PlanUnit NumberAvailabilityNewly AddedView More Details
BedsBathsRentSq. Ft.Max OccupantsAvailability
3.5 Bathrooms $7,200 2,400 10 Residents Available Now
Available Now $7,200 2,400 Sq. Ft.
Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

Convenient For

  • Faculty/Staff
  • Graduate Students
  • Undergraduates

Luxury New Construction, Single-Family Rental Near Harvard 4B/3.5BR, Driveway, Storage, Patio+Yard

Set on a leafy one-way street on Observatory Hill, this new construction single family home combines extraordinary quality, crisp finishes, and incredible utility. The main level offers clean living + open kitchen/dining w/ custom cabinetry, built-ins and high-end appliances. Off the kitchen is a powder room, mudroom, and access to the private rear patio. Four sun-filled bedrooms with tree top views and two full baths occupy the top floors along with a den/study, perfect for lounging or working from home. The finished lower level offers a guest suite/ family room with a kitchenette, a full bath, and separate entry. Radiant heat warms the lower level, baths and mudroom. Additional amenities include a full laundry room, storage shed, and a two car driveway with electric charging. Approx. one mile to Harvard/Porter Squares, and just two blocks to Formaggio Kitchen and Hi-Rise Bakery. Utilities are included for heat, A/C, electric car charging and water/sewer - a +/- $400/mo. benefit!

Lease Terms

  • 12 month lease

Lead Paint

  • No

Upfront Requirements

  • Agent/Broker Listing
  • Broker Fees
  • First Month Rent
  • Last Month Rent


Included Utilities
Expense TypeFee
Trash RemovalIncluded

University Features

  • Near T Stop



  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Internet Access
  • Heating
  • Intercom
  • Smoke Free Community
  • Washer/Dryer in Unit

Living Space

  • Den
  • Dining Room
  • Hardwood Floor


  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator

Student Features

  • Near Bus Stop

Outdoor Space

  • Patio, Balcony, Porch or Deck


  • Recycling


Unassigned Other Parking

Pet Policy

No Pets Allowed

Nearby Shopping

Strip Center at 355 Fresh Pond PkyWalk: 12 min (0.6 mi)
Alewife Brook Parkway Shopping CenterWalk: 19 min (0.9 mi)
Fresh Pond Shopping CenterWalk: 18 min (0.9 mi)


Boston Support CenterDrive: 13 min (5.1 mi)

Transit / Subway

Porter Square StationWalk: 17 min (0.8 mi)
Porter SquareWalk: 17 min (0.8 mi)
Alewife StationDrive: 4 min (1.5 mi)
Harvard Square StationDrive: 5 min (1.5 mi)
Davis StationDrive: 5 min (1.5 mi)
Central Square StationDrive: 7 min (2.3 mi)
Belmont CenterDrive: 6 min (2.6 mi)


Logan InternationalDrive: 17 min (7.7 mi)

Colleges within 10 Miles

Lesley UniversityDrive: 3 min (0.9 mi)
Harvard UniversityDrive: 4 min (1.3 mi)

Parks and Recreation

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for AstrophysicsWalk: 9 min (0.4 mi)
Longfellow National Historic SiteWalk: 16 min (0.8 mi)
Mineralogical and Geological MuseumDrive: 4 min (1.2 mi)
Harvard Museum of Natural HistoryDrive: 4 min (1.2 mi)
Mystic River ReservationDrive: 9 min (3.5 mi)


Attendance Zone Nearby Property Identified
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Walk Score®


Very Walkable

Transit Score®


Good Transit

Bike Score®


Very Bikeable

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