Homes for Sale in Longwood, Brookline, MA

South Brookline, Brookline, MA is a serene and beautiful community on the southern side of Brookline. The suburb is bordered by Goddard Avenue in the north, VFW Parkway in the south, and Newton and Groove streets to the southwest. Up in the northeast side of the area is Lawrence Farm, and in the southeast, you will find the Allandale Woods. This suburb retains large portions of undeveloped land that provides a natural buffer space. This area was developed in the early 1800s, mostly to provide farmland for veterans serving in the Revolutionary War. The community became home to several military families renovating the simple wood houses into estate residences with exquisite brick foundations.

The majority of the homes in this neighborhood were built in the 1800s and featured Tudor architectural designs. Houses typically feature steep domed roofs, brick walls, and masonry chimneys. Properties come with wide lawns and are surrounded by mature trees adding to the overall curb appeal. Homes are affordably priced, ranging from $800,000 to $2.5 million. Homes usually have around two to six bedrooms and two to five baths. Lot sizes vary depending on its location within the neighborhood, ranging from 1,500 sqft To 3,000 sqft in size. You won’t have any issues about space because South Brookline is known for its wide spaces and green surroundings. Streets are also filled with nature, adding to the overall freshness of the environment. There are larger estates-style residences available in the neighborhood. High-end luxury houses in this community are usually listed at $5.5 million with around 7,000 sqft of living space.

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

In Longwood, it would usually take you around 18 to 20 minutes to travel to Boston. High-ranking schools are within the vicinity, and kids can play around parks and playgrounds. This area is perfect for those looking for a peaceful neighborhood close to the major business centers of the region. You don't have to worry about food since groceries and malls are just a stone's throw away. Religious families enjoy the aesthetics of old churches inside their community as well. Property prices in this part of Brookline are much affordable than in most luxurious communities in the region.

What's Not To Love

Renovations can be tough, especially for apartments and condominiums in this community, since there will be certain restrictions to preserve most historic structures in the area. However, if you love a place with a lot of history and lots of great views, you will definitely love living in Longwood.

Is it for me?

Who is this neighborhood for

Families and working professionals seeking a new home will cherish the history, grandeur, and calm that the Longwood Historic District offers. This community is perfectly lined with tall trees, perfectly trimmed lawns, and picturesque parks. The streets are safe, and your kids can play in the nearby parks and walk to nearby schools. You can travel to work without the hassle of heavy traffic and be home in time for dinner. If these are part of your check items, let us schedule your visit to Longwood, Brookline, MA, and let me help you get your dream home today.

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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 Longwood

Riverway Park

Scenic riverside park with lovely trails, landscaped green spaces, and beautiful outdoor attractions.

Longwood Mall Park

A lovely outdoor space with park benches, walkways, and beautiful green spaces.

Brookline Arts Center

A creative learning center offering art classes to students of all ages.

Beacon Street

A well-established commercial district with various retail and dining establishments lining the road.

Education

Schools near Longwood

School Name
Grades
Admission
Ivy Street School
7 – 12
Private
Amos A. Lawrence School
K – 8
Public
Florida Ruffin Ridley School
K – 8
Public
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