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Central location, 3 bed 3 bath, newly renovated, great local schools

Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Rates from USD $6450 | Monthly

Apartment or Condo | Entire Home | House Sitting Requested
Available Dates:
From December 27, 2024 until June 30, 2025


We are faculty in the Boston area and will be on sabbatical in 2024-2025. We are looking to rent our home to responsible tenants, one family unit. The condo is a duplex at the border of Brookline/Boston/Cambridge, one of the most desirable locations in the Boston area. It belongs to Brookline officially, and is therefore accessible to great local public schools (Lawrence, Brookline High). The building has 3 other units which are owner-occupied. The location is very central. It's right on C/D/B green lines, close to Kenmore/Fenway/Longwood area, and across the river from Cambridge: - 10 minutes walk to Boston University Central - 10 minutes walk to Longwood Medical Center - <2 miles to Harvard Business School - <2 miles from MIT - <2 miles to Harvard University - 1.2 miles to Northeastern - 45 minute commuter rail to Brown University Also accessible to Boston College, Tufts, Brandeis Nearby amenities: - Train lines - HMart across the street, together with the newly built restaurant / bakery row - Tatte and Cafe Landwer around the corner - Trader Joe, Star Market within walking distance - A few blocks away from multiple nice parks and the river There are 2 larger bedrooms and one smaller bedroom with a two-level bunk bed. There are 3 full bathrooms and one has a tub. Kitchen and bathrooms are newly renovated (to be completed by June 15). All utilities except for internet and electricity are included. The home has an AC system (not window ACs) which is rare in this area. A dedicated parking spot included. Monthly cleaning is included. Bike storage can be available.




1,724 ft2

Suited For

Property Type
Apartment or Condo


From December 27, 2024 until June 30, 2025

Minimum Stay

5 Months | Dates are flexible for this listing


Apartment or Condo in Brookline, Massachusetts, United States

Nearby Universities
Massachusetts Institute of Technology | Harvard University | Northeastern University | Boston College | Tufts University | Brandeis University | Boston University

Brookline, Cambridge, Boston

Comments: Location is central to all of Brookline, Cambridge, Boston, with good local schools and public transportation. It is a nice residential area while being in the middle of the city, close to most large universities in the area and also to Longwood medical area.

Explore the Area


  • Off Campus
  • Walk to Campus
  • Bike to Campus
  • Urban
  • Near Ocean or Lake
  • Near Mountains
  • Near Woods
  • Near Park
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Neighborhood School
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $6450 Monthly

The cost of utilities can be discussed

A cleaning service is included

Comments: One dedicated parking spot and monthly cleaning included. Water, trash, heat and hot water included. Internet and electricity are not included.


Ask about the suitability of the home for young kids

Ask about bringing pets

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available

Comments: The spiral staircase may not be suitable for very young kids, but has been safeguarded (not shown in pictures).

House Sitting

I am looking for help while I am away

I would like help with mail and deliveries

mails should be kept and forwarded

Comments: We may leave plants if tenants are interested in taking care of them.








Balcony or Patio

Dedicated Parking



Temperature Control

Air Conditioning











Comments: It's a duplex, there's a small back yard patio for BBQ. Dedicated parking spot. Bike storage is available. The piano is a touch-sensitive full-size electric piano.


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