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School's Out! Homes In Close Proximity To Boston Public Schools

If you’re considering a move and you live with young ones, close proximity to a school comes as a priority. Long morning commutes can be stress inducing, but when your home is less than 1.5 miles from a Boston Public School, morning commutes are a piece of cake! The Boston Public Schools system currently has about 115 schools spread throughout the city from Hyde Park to Charlestown, making options plentiful for someone looking to move to the city. If you’re looking to move and you want to be close to a school we’ve got you covered! Below is a list of a few of our active properties that are under 1.5 miles to a Boston Public School!


21 Beacon Street - Unit 9M, Beacon Hill, Boston MA, 02108 | List Price: $589,800

21 Beacon gives you the opportunity to live in the middle of downtown beside the State House, yet be in close proximity to the Eliot Innovation School grades 5 through 8. This multi campus school is the only Boston Public School in the historic North End with the kindergarten through 1st grade building and 2nd through 4th grade building only being blocks away. 21 Beacon is only 1.1 miles away from the Eliot Innovation 5th through 8th grade building making your morning commute a breeze! If you value city living, then reach out to the listing agent!

Live beside the State House and the Boston Common in an elevator building with concierge, on-site management, maintenance and common roof deck overlooking downtown. This renovated 1-bed has dark stained hardwood floors, open living room/kitchen layout, great closet space, high ceilings, white Corian counters, electric cooktop, wall oven and microwave, dishwasher, full-size fridge, breakfast bar, standing counter and updated bath. There is laundry and a trash room on each floor, rooftop function room and bike storage available. Convenient to the Red Park Street T stop, the Financial District and Government Center. Pet friendly!

Presented by:
Anne Sasser | anne.sasser@unlimitedsir.com | 617.799.3644


73 Sheridan Street - Unit B-3, Jamaica Plain, Boston MA, 02130 | List Price: $1,295,000

Over in the Hyde Square section of Jamaica Plain at the top of the Sheridan Street Hill is 73 Sheridan, a new, luxury condo building with where some units have access to a beautiful city skyline view. The icing on the cake is only 0.8 miles down the road is the Curley School! Live in luxury in one of Boston’s most desirable neighborhoods, and be less than a mile to a reputable school. It doesn’t get better then this! Construction is almost done so be sure to schedule a tour with the listing agent.


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You'll never want to leave home! This gorgeous 2 bedroom luxury penthouse by Watermark (one of JP's premier builders) offers an elevator, private roof deck with a fabulous outdoor kitchen and stunning panoramic views of downtown and JP. Beautiful light-filled open concept living space features soaring cathedral ceilings and opens to another deck. A custom contemporary open quartz/stainless kitchen with large island features Thermador and Bosch appliances. The main bedroom with spacious en suite bath also leads to your private deck to enjoy your morning coffee on. Hardwood floors throughout, sweet 2nd bedroom, large 2nd bath with soaking tub and washer/dryer hookups. Features include in-wall sound system inside the unit and roof deck. Don't want to climb stairs? Take the elevator directly into your unit. Basement with ample private storage. Plus parking (with shared EV chargers) and bucolic common outdoor space. Minutes to the Stony Brook T, provisions at Whole Foods, Stop and Shop, cafes, eateries, parks, pond and trails and more!

Presented by:
Jay Balaban | jay.balaban@unlimitedsir.com | 617.293.8932
Susan Zutrau | susan.zutrau@unlimitedsir.com | 617.240.0912


34 Olmstead Street, Jamaica Plain, Boston MA, 02130 | List Price: $899,000

Welcome to 34 Olmstead, a beautiful Jamaica Plain multi family home that is only 0.5 miles to the Rafael Hernandez kindergarten through 8th grade bilingual school! At 34 Olmstead you’ll have calm mornings and easy travels. The Rafael Hernandez School offers the benefits of learning all subjects in both English and Spanish, a valuable skill. It’s not often that you’re able to live so close to where your little one goes to school, so take advantage of this opportunity and reach out to the listing agents!

Built in 1927 by JA Ross, this architecturally unique side-by-side two-family home on the sunset-facing side of prestigious Olmstead Street offers great potential! Each unit has 3 beds, 1 full bath, living room, dining room, kitchen, attic access, private basement, garage bay, and private patio space. Unit 1 opens onto the “golden staircase” a public extension of Park Lane, while Unit 2 has a south facing entrance on Olmstead. Parkside Jamaica Plain, with its magical sunsets and equidistant proximity to green space, rapidly developing Washington Street and public transit is a can’t-go-wrong-location. With its historical charm, A+ location, 34 Olmstead represents a smart investment for the savvy buyer. It has everything else, just needs your vision! Unit 1 has tenant through July.

Presented by:
The Boston Home Team | bj.ray@unlimitedsir.com | 617.249.4237


11 Grovenor Road - Unit 2, Jamaica Plain, Boston MA, 02130 | List Price: $725,000

11 Grovenor is a beautiful Jamaica Plain condo in a great Pondside location. Only 0.5 miles away on Centre Street is the Mary E. Curley kindergarten through 8th grade school. Not only is the school in close proximity to the home, but if have to go in the opposite direction in the morning, there’s MBTA bus stops near both 11 Grovenor and the Curley School that give your young one the opportunity to take the bus a few stops to school instead of getting a ride. This school is also heavily involved in the community giving the student a chance to take part in community activities! Contact the listing agents for more information!

In the heart of Centre Street’s shopping district, this generous Pondside 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath condo offers an unusually versatile layout and historic detail, including high ceilings, decorative mantels, and picture rails. Off the foyer, large enough to double as a dining room or office, one set of pocket doors leads to the living room with bonus sitting room, curved windows and antique tiled mantel. A second set of pocket doors connects the living room with a light-filled corner bedroom. On the other end of the condo, the second bedroom features a built-in hutch and access to the half bathroom with laundry. The updated eat-in kitchen with farm sink, butcher-block counters and pantry leads to a shared back deck. Off the hallway, a full bathroom with clawfoot tub and a spacious third bedroom. This high first-floor condo offers a layout that evolves with your needs. Ample in-unit and private basement storage. On the 39 bus to Back Bay. Blocks to Jamaica Pond. Half mile to Green Street T.

Presented by:
Good Boston Living Team | melony.swasey@unlimitedsir.com | 617.971.7080

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