Homes for Sale in West Newton, Newton, MA

West Newton is among the oldest of the thirteen villages in the north-central part of Newton City, Massachusetts. This dense suburban neighborhood is bordered by Newtonville in the east, Waltham in the north, Auburndale in the west, and Waban in the south. The historic and economically diverse West Newton was first settled in the mid-1600s. In the mid-1700s, the West Parish and the village began to grow, and by 1834, the Boston & Worc ester Railroad line reached West Newton. The progressive neighborhood then became known as the center of education throughout the 1800s. The open fields and former estates in the northeast section of the district were later subdivided in the early 1900s and developed for residential use. Many stunning houses that were built in the 1920s to 1930s still grace the streets of West Newton. The now easily accessible West Newton became one of the best places to live in Massachusetts. Its West Newton Square or the village center has many attractions, including interesting landmarks, the West Newton Cinema, and the Nathaniel Allen House. It also has numerous restaurants, stores, and other commercial businesses along its main roadways.

There are plenty of breathtakingly beautiful houses and condominiums in West Newton. These properties feature architectural styles that range from Colonial, Italianate, and Queen Anne. Residences in the area have a selling price of $989,000 to $4,350,000. Homes typically come with high ceilings with 3 to 7 bedrooms and 3 to 7 bathrooms. The splendid interior livable space summed up to 3,163 square feet to 7,854 square feet. These multi-generational houses offer lots of rooms for the entire family, an awesome kitchen with stainless appliances, a nice breakfast bar, and a private yard. The impressive boutique condominiums in West Newton have a price range of $699,000 to $1,100,000. It boasts a total of 1 to 3 bedrooms with 1.5 to 2 bathrooms sitting in a spacious 955 square feet to 1,724 square feet of interior livable area. Units typically feature a private balcony, 9-foot ceilings, a huge open floor plan, in-unit laundry, and dinette seating.

Market Overview

Newton Real Estate Information

Median Home Price

$1,290,000

Median Sale Price

$1,300,000

Median Price Per Sqft

$487

Number of Households

30,657

Median Days in Market

92

Median Rent

$2,350

What's To Love

The possibility of overdevelopment in West Newton entails the loss of trees and green space. However, modern structures would potentially attract more job opportunities and a wide selection of entertainment options.

What's Not To Love

The possibility of overdevelopment in West Newton entails the loss of trees and green space to teardowns. However, there would be modern structures that have the potential to attract more job opportunities and a wide selection of entertainment options.

Is it for me?

Who is this neighborhood for

If you are looking for a place with a family-friendly vibe, at the same time, will offer easy access to the D line and highways, West Newtown is perfect for you. West Newton presents a great opportunity for professionals and families looking for spacious home options within a safe and secure living environment. High-ranked schools make the area attractive for those looking to move here with their children, and there are ample pet-friendly spaces in the neighborhood for your dogs.

If you want to live in a tranquil and lovely West Newton neighborhood, please send me a message. I will be happy to provide you with more information on the area.

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Meet the locals

Who Lives in Newton?

Population

87,960

Median Age

41

Median Household Income

$207,563

Home Ownership Percentage

72.0%

Education: Associates Degree or Higher

82.32%

Cost of Living Score

215.5

Entertainment

Things to do in West Newton

Wellington Playground

This 1.9-acre park is an ideal place to bring your kids. It has a fenced play area with swings, a basketball court, a tennis court, and a practice soccer field.

McGrath Park

Another perfect place to have fun and keep fit. This large 10.1-acre city park with playfields and courts has a total of 3 Soccer/lacrosse fields,1 football field,2 junior baseball fields, and 7 tennis courts.

Putnam Street Historic District

Explore and marvel at West Newton streets’ finest period architecture. A relaxing place to walk and enjoy the sights.

Paddy's Public House

Enjoy a few drinks or dinner with friends on your day-offs. This Irish-themed pub is great with its festive and friendly atmosphere.

Education

Schools near West Newton

School Name
Grades
Admission
Newton North High School
9 – 12
Public
F. A. Day Middle School
6 – 8
Public
Franklin Elementary School
K – 5
Public
Clearway School
6 – 12
Private
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