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RIVERVIEWS! Safe, Central City BOSTON Condo--Walk Everywhere! Flexible Dates.

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Listing #120192

Apartment or Condo | Entire Home
Rates from USD $3600 | Monthly
Last Updated 74 days ago


BOSTON SABBATICALS? PLAN AHEAD! **I HAVE TWO APARTMENTS AVAILABLE . READ CAREFULLY FOR FLEXIBLE DATES, AMENITIES, PRICES AND VIEWS. LOCATION!! See Below for Pricing Details, Flexible Dates. **#1: $3600+ Riverview Condo Furnished ** **#2: $2400+ Small Furnished Studio** **NEIGHBORHOOD: Right on the Charles River. Best Safe, Central City LOCATION. Located in a typical old world brick/brownstone historic neighborhood on the Charles River in the safe and exclusive Back Bay/Kenmore-Charlesgate enclave. Furnished, more photos available. Walk to Hospitals and Universities--5-20 minute walk. Not a concierge modern type building. It is pleasantly WALKABLE to Museum of Fine Arts, music schools/concerts, Boston Symphony Orchestra, several universities (HMS, MIT, Northeastern, BU), Longwood & Fenway HOSPITALS (B&W, BI Deaconess, Children's), research centers (DanaFarber), and Copley Square/Prudential Bldg, BackBay/Newbury Street, Beacon Street, and Fenway Park (all 05-20 minutes), or the Financial District and Mass General (25-35 minutes). ON THE RIVER-- (jogging, concerts, biking, sailing, picnics, 4th fireworks). Walk 5-15 minutes to food markets (Whole Foods, Star Mkt, Trader Joe's), restaurants(Indian, Thai, Viet, Japanese, burgers, seafood, French, Mid-East, fresh fish bistro and bar, bagels, soup), shops, library, health clubs, bookshops, Starbucks, and cinema. Walk to concerts-BSO symphony, classical Conservatory, jazz Berklee, and rock concerts/Fenway (games too). **TRANSPORTATION: Adjacent to 3 Green Line T Subways, KENMORE STATION (1 minute), Longwood & city buses & university/hospital shuttle buses, M2, private car parking space is available+ ($400 mo). Several ZipCars and CityBikes behind the building! Walk the city, it's really the best way. **AMENITIES: UNIT 1: $3600+ Available Now, flexible Dates, prefer a long term rental, more $ for short term. Available Winter 2020/2021. Fully furnished luxury apartment with CITY AND RIVER VIEWS from triple bay window seat. Piano. Fireplace. Stained glass. Clawfoot tub/shower. Built in bookshelves. Wine rack. Small office/bedroom with comfortable big Murphy bed and Riverviews. Ceiling fans. A/C. Washer/dryer in unit. Wide winding hallway staircase-elegant. Very, very minimal storage available within this city unit. Fully, fully, furnished, my things are about--photos, books, my 'stuff', as this is my home. But I'll definitely make room for you and your things. Same building as below. $3200 monthly+utilities. Private Parking available+$400 mo. 950 sq ft. **Perfect for ONE, max TWO, no families, no smoking, no pets. Both units are 3rd Floor Walkups. **UNIT #2= SMALL STUDIO, $2400+ utilities, long term price. More for furnished, short term period. This charming one room STUDIO condominium has CITY VIEWS AND RIVER LOCATION from bay window/seat. Decorative FIREPLACE, ceiling fans, a/c, wood floors, stained glass windows, and wide winding hallway staircase at entrance- elegant. It is fully FURNISHED with a medium size antique armoire closet, comfortable big bed, chairs, and dining table, built in bookshelves, large TV, modest kitchenette w/ large refrigerator and sink, microwave, toaster oven, coffee and tea maker, 2 burner hot plate--enjoy salads, sandwiches, soups, simple meals. Bath marble countertops, tub/shower. Free laundry. Very minimal storage in unit. Quiet, adult, professionally working, friendly neighbors in a small 6 unit owner occupied condo building. 380+ sq ft. Prefer a long term rental of 9-12 months for studio. Private parking +$400 per month. Professionally managed, clean building. Perfect for ONE person, no families, no smoker, no pets. Fabulous BackBay Charlesgate historic brownstone neighborhood! **NOTE: When responding, please tell me a bit about yourself. This is a small, cozy owner occupied building, no parties, no subletting, and we want to know who our neighbors are, privacy--yet safety, consideration, and professionalism. Want to keep my neighbors happy. Thank you. More photos available showing proximity to the Charles River-- you are on it! **MONEY and YOU: Convenient for ONE/Two max persons, not families. Also, for medical staff, professional, mature grad students, executive, sabbatical, commuter, divorcing. Nice furnished apt, in great safe, central, walkable city LOCATION!!! No smoker please, no pets. First, Last Month Rent Upfront. No Realtor Fee. This is a private rental, so No Finders/Realtor Fee! However, as airline int'l staff, and as a Realtor I especially enjoy finding for a fee, rental housing or home for purchase for new residents to the USA. REFERENCES please. I can also provide references for my Owner/Landlord abilities from satisfied renters (AirBnB, FF, etc). My in city prices are very fair and typical for our excellent, safe location, furnished and short term. Note Boston is the third highest rental prices in the USA, and we have a housing shortage. Plan ahead.




950 ft2

Suited For

Property Type
Apartment or Condo


From May 1, 2021 until October 1, 2021

Additional Dates

May 1, 2021 until September 1, 2021

June 1, 2021 until October 1, 2021

Minimum Stay

3 Months | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: 1. RIVERVIEW- $3600. 2. STUDIO $2400 Two Units Offered! Flexible Dates.


Apartment or Condo in Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Closest University

Boston University, MIT

Nearby Universities
MIT,Northeastern, Harvard, BC, Suffolk, Emmanuel, Tufts, Longwood Medical Area

Comments: Back Bay, Charlesgate, River, Safe, Convenient


  • On Campus
  • Off Campus
  • Walk to Campus
  • Urban
  • Historic Home
  • Architectural Gem
  • Near Ocean or Lake
  • Near Mountains
  • Near Woods
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $3600 Monthly

The cost of utilities can be discussed

A cleaning service is not included

Comments: TWO UNITS OFFERED: 1. $3600 =full Riverview Condo 2. $2400 = small one room studio


The home is not suitable for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available





High Speed Internet





Balcony or Patio


Dedicated Parking



Temperature Control

Air Conditioning














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