Homes for Sale in Fisher Hill, Brookline, MA

Fisher Hill is a historically desirable residential neighborhood in Brookline, Massachusetts. This 6th most expensive neighborhood in the country is located east of Chestnut Hill, south of Aberdeen, west of Harvard Avenue, and north of Brookline Reservoir Park. Its strategic location made it easily accessible to run errands on foot, and there is always a cafe or restaurant nearby. Fisher Hill is also close to Brookline Village, easily accessible to downtown Boston, Newton, Brookline, Brookline Reservoir, Fisher Hill Park, Longwood Medical, and Rt 9/95.

This picturesque neighborhood coined its name after the merchant Francis Fisher who built his estate at the corner of Chestnut Hill Avenue and Boylston Street in 1852. Fisher Hill had a relatively small number of landowners in the 1880s until some banded together to get Frederick Law Olmsted and John Charles Olmsted and have it subdivided, built, developed, and landscaped. Soon, many fashionably designed houses were built and sold to wealthy individuals. In 1914, many property owners entered a restrictive covenant limiting their Fisher Hill properties to exclusively single-family residential uses.

Exceptional Fisher Hill houses have architectural styles that range from Colonial, Revival, Gambrel, Dutch to Classic Georgian. These beautifully maintained properties are priced at $1,860,000 to $4,900,000. It has stunning four to five bedrooms with 1.5 to six bathrooms. These properties come with generous 3,773 square feet to 7,665 square feet of living space nestled in spacious lots averaging between 0.26 Acres to 0.49 Acres. Home features include high ceilings, fancy natural woodwork, a sun deck, and a private backyard. Most have an updated kitchen, elegant formal dining room, and stunning living area.

Some Fisher Hill properties are condominiums competitively priced at $869,000 to $1,400,000. Units have airy two to four bedrooms and modern 1.5 to four bathrooms. Condominium units have impressive living space of 1,726 square feet to 2,609 square feet. Most units feature an open layout with living and dining space, a nice kitchen nook, hardwood floors, and built-in storage cabinets. Residents in condominiums have the opportunity to enjoy the luxuries and amenities such as a heated pool, gym, and tennis courts.

Market Overview

Brookline Real Estate Information

Median Home Price

$1,160,000

Median Sale Price

$750,000

Median Price Per Sqft

$703

Number of Households

24,436

Median Days in Market

133

Median Rent

$2,700

What's To Love

Fisher Hill’s slower-paced atmosphere is something you would love aside from the neighborhood’s distinct character, elegance & history. You will also be overwhelmed by its most elegant and impressively tree-lined streets.

What's Not To Love

Fisher Hill has relatively quiet streets except when you live closer to the railway line, then the noise can be an issue. However, you can always find some properties that don’t sit near the MBTA.

Is it for me?

Who is this neighborhood for

This neighborhood is feasible for individuals and families who are looking for a new home in Brookline. The green spaces are evenly spread-out, so residents can easily get there from most locations to relax, to jog, or for a quiet walk. If you are interested in living in the gorgeous Fisher Hill neighborhood and a private and comfortable urban living environment, please send me a message. I will be happy to fill you with more information about the area.

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Meet the locals

Who Lives in Brookline?

Population

59,180

Median Age

33.7

Median Household Income

$171,664

Home Ownership Percentage

48.9%

Education: Associates Degree or Higher

82.32%

Cost of Living Score

204.8

Entertainment

Things to do in Fisher Hill

Fisher Hill Reservoir Park

Visit this interesting park. You will enjoy the landscape and its walking trails with your family and friends.

Fisher Hill Reservoir Park

Be amazed when you set foot at the best-preserved subdivision, planned and designed by famous Frederick Law Olmsted in Boston’s Metropolitan Area.

Brookline Reservoir Park

Visit this scenic park bordering south of Fisher Hill, and have a great time walking or jogging with your family and friends.

Little Field Park

Get some moments’ rest to enjoy and unwind with your little ones and pets. It is just 2 minutes away from Fisher Hill.

Education

Schools near Fisher Hill

School Name
Grades
Admission
Brookline High School
9 – 12
Public
Charles E. Brown Middle School
6 – 8
Public
John D. Runkle Elementary School
PK – 8
Public
Maimonides School
K – 12
Private
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