529 Columbus Ave #25, Boston, MA 02118
529 Columbus Ave #25, Boston, MA 02118
529 Columbus Ave #25, Boston, MA 02118
SOLDDEC 3, 2021

529 Columbus Ave #25
Boston, MA 02118

Back Bay

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Description

This property is no longer available to rent or to buy.
Located at the top of a charming brownstone, in the desirable South End. This meticulously-renovated penthouse duplex is a paradigm of urban sophistication. Cook and entertain in your custom-built kitchen with white shaker cabinets, breakfast nook, and adjacent open living area. Sip coffee watching the skyline from your private, walkout roof deck. Appreciate the charm of shiplap ceilings with recessed lights, exposed brick, skylight, and bay windows, as well as “secret storage” space and built-in furniture. Enjoy the convenience of modern amenities such as efficient HVAC, designer bathroom with glass shower, double vanity, laundry in-unit, an electric fireplace, custom cabinetry, cable railings, building elevator, a 2nd roof deck for common building use, and more! Finally, the icing on this custom-designed cake is the off-street parking space behind the building - - yes, some homes really do have it all! This is truly an elegant and feature-packed property that you must see to believe

Home Highlights

Parking
1 Parking Spaces
Outdoor
No Info
A/C
Heating & Cooling
HOA
$545/monthly
Price/Sqft
No Info
Listed
56 days ago

Home Details for 529 Columbus Ave #25

Interior Features

Interior Details
Number of Rooms: 5
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 2Number of Bathrooms: 1Number of Bathrooms (full): 1
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 854 Square Feet
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Electric,Ductless Mini-Split SystemHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Ductless Mini-Split SystemHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 1Has a Fireplace
Gas & Electric
Electric: 100 Amp Service
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Flooring: Hardwood
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 2Levels: 2Floors: Hardwood

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: Asphalt Fiberglass Shingles
Parking & Garage
Open Parking Spaces: 1Other Parking: OpenNo GarageParking Spaces: 1
Frontage
Waterfront: NoNot on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1899
Property Type / Style
Property Type: CondominiumProperty Subtype: CondominiumStructure Type: Rowhouse, CondoArchitecture: Rowhouse,Condo
Property Information
Parcel Number: W:04 P:02483 S:050

Active Status

MLS Status: Closed

Community

Units in Building: 25

HOA

HOA Fee Includes: Insurance, Maintenance Grounds, Snow RemovalHas an HOAHOA Fee: $545/Monthly

Lot Information

Lot Area: 854 Square Feet

Documents

Disclaimer: Taxes Include Residential Exemption

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $5,914Tax Book Number: 49378Tax Parcel Letter: 4141443

Compensation

Buyer Agent Commission: 2.5Buyer Agent Commission Type: %

Additional Information

HOA Amenities: Hot Water
Last check for updates: about 18 hours ago
Listed by Ben Resnicow
Commonwealth Standard Realty Advisors
Bought with: Randy Pomfret, Gibson Sotheby's International Realty
Source: MLS PIN, MLS#72910372

Price History for 529 Columbus Ave #25

Event DetailsPrice
12/03/2021
Sold
MLS PIN #72910372
$1.2M

10/30/2021
ListingRemoved
MLS PIN #72910372
$1.16M

10/20/2021
Listed For Sale
MLS PIN #72910372
$1.16M

04/18/2012
Sold
Public Records
$600K

03/21/2012
ListingRemoved
Agent Provided
$610K

10/12/2011
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$610K

02/02/2007
Sold
Public Records
$585K

12/22/2003
Sold
Public Records
$555K

Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2021
Tax$9,020
Assessment$845,400
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 02118
*Based on the
Trulia Estimate
$956,990
Typical home value
This home: $1,200,000 20% above*
$1,006
Typical Home Value by sqft
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about Back Bay

At least 200 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 90%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 90%
    It's dog friendly
  • 89%
    There are sidewalks
  • 84%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 84%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 82%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 61%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 49%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 47%
    It's quiet
  • 47%
    Kids play outside
  • 37%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 37%
    Parking is easy
  • 30%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 30%
    There's wildlife
  • 29%
    There are community events
  • 22%
    Car is needed
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  • Trulia User
    "Historic row house neighborhood within walking distance to the Charles River, the financial district and area healthcare and educational institutions. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Lots of parks, open spaces. Pretty crowded with pedestrians though. Not a lot of grassy areas near the sidewalks"
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  • Trulia User
    "I love that you are close to everything. It’s a great place to be if you live in the Boston area. Everything is very walkable from here."
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  • Trulia User
    "There is excellent public library which has held many events such as Asian Culture meeting and Kooking class . Boston marathon has been held in Back Bay every year . "
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  • Trulia User
    "There is a park and a dog park minutes away. The proximity to both is especially beneficial and enjoyable during the summer months, especially when there are concerts in the park."
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  • Trulia User
    "By using the trolly system it is easy to get down town, or you can take Lyft, this neighborhood has a great bus system. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Single guy who works downtown, love the area, been here for 3 years. Lots of families and young couples, plenty of restaurants to boot!"
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  • Trulia User
    "We have Movie nights, fundraisers, holiday parties and various other events that occur throughout the year."
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  • Trulia User
    "The area has a nice playground, a few preschools, and an amazing Halloween block party for all the kids in the neighborhood. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Good reverse commute. Pretty easy. Much better than the other way which I did for 27 years. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Not great school system. But very safe neighborhood. I’ve lived here my whole life and it would be a great place to raise kids."
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  • Trulia User
    "it’s easy and low-stress. take the orange line from back bay to DTX. there are occasional MBTA delays, but overall it’s a decent commute."
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  • Trulia User
    "Historic, very well maintained neighborhood central to downtown Boston. Lots of parks including the park along the Charles River. The area is very dog friendly. "
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  • Trulia User
    "There is a lot of stuff that happens in Boston. Back Bay is known for the Prudential Center and the Boston Public Library and the concerts at the Esplanade."
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  • Trulia User
    "Nice area lots to do love the local flair and the location to everything can’t be beat enjoying all Boston has to offer"
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  • Trulia User
    "Short commute to east Boston, takes me 15 minutes in storrow drive with no traffic. Resident parking is difficult. Lots of tickets during the first year."
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  • Trulia User
    "Farmers markets, favorite brunch spots and all the parades or fundraising events you can imagine! And tourists..."
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  • Trulia User
    "Quick and convenient access to the T from all parts of Back Bay, with easy bus connections at Copley and Kenmore stations."
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  • Trulia User
    "Very dog friendly. Love the Dog Bakery. Lots of day parks. All the shop owners have water and treats available for well behaved dogs."
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  • Trulia User
    "We are located near lots of stops. Although all of MBTA is terrible ... it really depends on what line you take in regards to your commute quality. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I walk to work so it’s super convenient! Lots of T options in the area if need be and Uber’s and taxis are always around. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Walkable to everything. Restaurants, library, the esplanade. Right on the Commonwealth pedestrian mall."
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  • Trulia User
    "You have to be a millionaire to live in the Back Bay. So a lot of “regular” people who walk the dogs you see and clean the townhouses don’t live here they work here. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I walk to work, which is a luxury that I love! The gardens are beautiful, and walking down the Comm Ave Mall is lovely year round. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Dogs walk around a lot and their owners let them jump into flower beds and are generally careless. People with dogs will be right at home here, unless their dogs get into the bicycle lanes and get hit."
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  • Trulia User
    "Old world feel. Very much an old Boston traditional neighborhood with beautiful architecture and excellent shopping. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I lived here for couple of years and I love it. Best neighborhood of Boston. It’s close to everything "
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  • Trulia User
    "It has a beautiful view, it's quiet, and there are lots of good stores and restaurants. It's nice to live here."
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  • Trulia User
    "It's a very safe place for kids."
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  • Trulia User
    "There's easy access to public transportation, major hospitals, ethnic food stores, and bistros. There are a lot of different ethnic groups here. Also, lots of biking and hiking trails."
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  • Trulia User
    "The dog parks are clean and spacious."
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  • Trulia User
    "Back Bay is a pet-friendly neighborhood."
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  • Trulia User
    "It's safe and clean—a great place to live."
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  • Trulia User
    "It has fabulous playgrounds, nice parks, and friendly neighbors."
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  • Trulia User
    "Dogs LOVE the Public Garden and the Comm. Ave. Mall."
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  • Trulia User
    "Dog owners would love the stretch of park that goes all down Commonwealth Avenue. They might also like walking along the water, on the Esplanade."
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  • Trulia User
    "Back Bay is a nice area. I really only recognize my neighbors by their dogs, because we often exchange dog names before we get to the level of actually meeting each other. Commonwealth Ave Mall is a great place to walk dogs or people watch. I live right next to Newbury Street, which can be super crowded with tourists in the summer. It’s a safe area but I have seen some shady drug deals going on occasionally. This is a city. So you’ll have that. Rent keeps going up and the neighborhood keeps feeling more like a shopping mall. The biggest win for me is the close proximity to the esplanade. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I have lived in back bay for 15 years. Lovely area, friendly people, clean, great shopping and dining. Perfect location "
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  • Trulia User
    "Great area - very walkable, beautiful architecture and easy access to anything in the city. Parking is an absolute nightmare. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Brick sidewalks, stately brownstones, festive decorations for all occasions. Safe and well lit. Close to the river, park and shopping "
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529 Columbus Ave #25, Boston, MA 02118 is a 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom condo built in 1899. 529 Columbus Ave #25 is located in Back Bay, Boston. This property is not currently available for sale. 529 Columbus Ave #25 was last sold on Dec 3, 2021 for $1,200,000 (4% higher than the asking price of $1,155,000). The current Trulia Estimate for 529 Columbus Ave #25 is $1,207,600.