Belmont Home of the Week: Single Family Affordability in SoTra

In Lower Manhattan, there is SoHo (South of West Houston Street). In Boston’s South End, there is SoWa (South of Washington Street – which, of course, is an impossibility as the throughway runs north to south). And in Belmont, there is SoTra, as in South of Trapelo Road, where you are more likely than not […]

Belmont House of the Week: 90 Somerset St.

30 Somerset St. Not nearly as famous as its neighbor at 90 Somerset, the literary destination “Red Top,” the Albert Higgins house is a wonderful example of New England antebellum-style architecture. While the listing agent believes the house’s design is Greek Revival, it’s more a mashup of Greek Revival (more prominent on the Boston-facing east […]