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Arlington Massachusetts 02476 United States of America

Listing # 115799

Rates From USD 2400 Monthly
Independent Scholar Referred
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Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2019

Adorable 2BR apartment hidden from street: Tufts, Harvard, MIT

Lovely, light-filled apartment with open floor plan: living and dining area are open to the fully equipped kitchen which has a window seat and breakfast island. The apartment also features 2 bedrooms w hardwood floors throughout. A sun room, shared garden usage. Free Washer/dryer located in basement. The apartment is equipped with Window unit ACs, for summer and a Nest thermostat to balance comfort and utility bills. Wifi and utility accounts are set up and ready for move-in. The apartment is fully equipped, and ideal for visiting professionals or academics who do not intend to buy furniture or household items for their stay.

At present, the second (yellow) bedroom has bunk beds. For academic year tenants who prefer, the furniture in this room can be swapped for a single full-size bed. Both arrangements can be seen in photo gallery.

House is set in a quiet residential neighborhood but quick walk to highly rated restaurants, independent cafe, shops, supermarkets (Stop & Shop, Whole Foods). Just steps to Bus Stop on Massachusetts Ave with Routes to universities (Harvard, MIT, Tufts, Lesley), Boston, or the Red Line MBTA subway from Alewife Station.
Two blocks from Minuteman bike path which runs East to Cambridge and Somerville, or West to historic Lexington and Concord.

One tandem parking space in the shared driveway, zipcar car sharing 2 blocks away.

The apartment is pet-friendly.

Master bedroom has queen bed and dresser nightstand and closet, the second bedroom has a full size bed, dresser, night table, desk and closet. The living room has a sofa and love seat, built-in bookshelf, record player, and a small dining table seats four people. Sun room has small office area and rocking chair.
Some minor furnishings have been upgraded since these photos were taken.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
1030 Sq. Feet
Suited for
4 people
Property Type
Apartment or Condo


Available from Wednesday, July 1, 2020 until Thursday, August 31, 2023
Minimum Stay
1 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
During Academic year, long-term stays required. Shorter stays avail during summer term.
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Arlington
Postal Code - State or Province 02476 MA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA
Closest University Tufts
University nearby Tufts, Harvard, MIT, Lesley, Bentley

Rental Price:

USD 2400 Monthly

Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Near Ocean/Lake
  • Near Restaurants
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Off Campus
  • Summer Term


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • TV
  • Other:


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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Independent Scholar Independent Scholar (working outside traditional academia) & Retired Academics
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'Josh and Christine are fabulous, I've known them for many years. They are kind, sincere, responsible, and very professional. They're a fantastic couple.'
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Former adjunct professor of photojournalism, with interest in comparative politics, history, and early Abrahamic religion. Some Spanish and German, spent time in to Colombia, Bolivia, Mexico, Turkey, Germany, former East Germany, Ireland, Northern Ireland. Married to German national.

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