Town To Peer Review Toll Bros. Plan To Clean Cushing Village Land

Revised on Tuesday, Jan. 24 to update status of RAM material. Photo: A public meeting Tuesday will discuss how the land of the future Cushing Village be cleaned to allow construction to begin. The Belmont Board of Selectmen voted Monday, Jan. 24, to hire an environmental firm to peer review the state-approved plan developer Toll […]

Cushing Village Update: Municipal Lot Closed To Public Wednesday

Photo: From parking lot to construction site. In the first tangible indication construction on the long delayed Cushing Village development is about to commence, signs notified the public the municipal parking lot adjacent Starbucks was official closed to vehicles. “THIS PARKING LOT Located on the corner of TRAPELO ROAD and WILLISTON ROAD WILL BE CLOSED […]

Sold in Belmont: A Pair of Million Dollar Splits That Took Different Tacks

Photo: A highlight of smart, architectural sensitive renovation in a split level in the Winn Brook. A weekly recap of residential properties sold in the past seven days in the “Town of Homes.” • 58 Crestview Rd., Split-level ranch (1959/2016 renovation). Sold: $1,500,000. Listed at $1,775,000. Living area: 4,200 sq.-ft. 7 rooms, 5 bedrooms, 4.5 baths. On the market: 79 days. • 544 […]

Smaller Real Estate Tax Bill Jump in ’17 as Property Values Cool

Photo: Belmont’s Assessors’ (from left) Charles R. Laverty, III, Robert P. Reardon, Martin B. Millane, Jr. Real estate taxes on the average-valued home in Belmont will increase by the least amount in the past four years after the Belmont Board of Selectmen approved at its Monday, Dec. 19 meeting the recommendation of the town’s Board […]

Sold in Belmont: Only Million Dollar Homes Need Apply This Week

Photo: The only single family home to sell last week and, as always, at a premium. A weekly recap of residential properties sold in the past seven days in the “Town of Homes.” • 58 Summitt Rd., Townhouse (2005). Sold: $1,140,000. Listed at $1,275,000. Living area: 2,880 sq.-ft. 9 rooms, 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths. On the market: 92 days. • […]

Sold in Belmont: A Softening in Multifamily Prices, For at Least a Week

Photo: The only single family home to sell last week and, as always, at a premium. A weekly recap of residential properties sold in the past seven days in the “Town of Homes.” • 136 White St., Condominum (1910). Sold: $360,000. Listed at $414,900. Living area: 1,244 sq.-ft. 5 rooms, 2 bedrooms, 1 baths. On the market: 66 days. • 181 Claflin St., […]

Sold in Belmont: Double the Size, Double the Price

Photo: Bulking up on Cedar. A weekly recap of residential properties sold in the past seven days in the “Town of Homes.” • 222 Prospect St., Brick/frame modified Colonial (1936). Sold: $1,210,000. Listed at $1,100,000. Living area: 2,914 sq.-ft. 9 rooms, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. On the market: 61 days. • 96 Winter St., Ranch/Cape (1950). Sold: $700,000. Listed at $789,900. Living area: 1,885 sq.-ft. 6 rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2 […]

Breaking: Cushing Village Project Is A Go with Toll Brothers’ Purchase of Parking Lot by Toll

Photo: Coming attractions Finally. Earlier today, Wednesday, Oct. 19, developer Toll Brothers officially took possession of the municipal parking lot in Cushing Square after purchasing the parcel for $1.335 million from the town, according to Town Administrator David Kale. Kale said the multi-use project will begin the construction phase with the closure of the lot in […]

Belmont Broker Boyle Makes the Move to Gibson Sotheby

Photo: Carolyn Boyle. Long-time Belmont resident and real estate broker Carolyn Boyle is on the move. Boyle has joined Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty’s team of experienced agents, according to Larry Rideout, the firm’s CEO/co-owner. “Carolyn has a track-record of success and is dedicated to providing superior service for her clients,” said Rideout. “As a senior real estate […]

Sold in Belmont: Loft Living on Waverley Street, No Longer on Goden for Concord Ave.

Photo: 112 Waverley with the antebellum balcony. A weekly recap of residential properties sold in the past seven 25-plus days in the “Town of Homes.” • 264 Concord Ave., Unit 2. Downstairs condo in two family (1915). Sold: $680,000. Listed at $699,000. Living area: 1,350 sq.-ft. 5 rooms, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths. On the market: 81 days. • 685 Belmont St., Two-family (1918). Sold: $689,900. Listed at $699,000. […]