SOLD: Brookside Loft in Jamaica Plain for Certified Artists

SOLD ON 8/29/2017.

JP Townhouse Sold To A Certified Boston Artists: A well-loved 1182 square foot, 2 bedroom, 1 work space, 1 and 1/2 bathroom, live/work residential artist loft with deeded parking in Jamaica Plain’s Brookside Artist Community.  Many photos can be viewed below.

SOLD ON 8/29/2017.


This commercially zoned brick townhouse was constructed in 2005 and has exposed high ceilings throughout on 3 levels.  This property also has 2 private entrances, a paved patio, fire emergency sprinkler system, and roof rights.  This home is smoke-free and pet-free, but the condo deed does allow pets.

There are many options for space usage. The sunny 1st floor has a 1/2 bathroom and is perfect as an art/work space, master bedroom suite, or a living room.  This floor also has a heater and a utility closet/storage room with an on-demand tankless water heater system.  There is also direct access to the back deck egress from this floor.  Stairs to the 2nd floor lead to a lounge/kitchen/living room with gas heat, ceiling fan, granite countertops, and bright white appliances including a gas stove, disposal, dishwasher, and refrigerator.  The laundry closet with a front-loading washer and dryer is also located on this floor.  Stairs to the most private 3rd floor lead to a hallway, 2 spacious bedrooms and a full bathroom.  Both bedrooms have ceiling fans that also work as heaters, large closets, and bright windows with great views of some rooftops and the parking area.  The bathroom has a bath tub and shower with gorgeous natural and glass tiles throughout, as well as fans for ventilation and heat.

This condo is part of a 24 unit complex of artist-occupied/owner-occupied condominiums.  It is located a 2-minute walk away from The Brewery Complex, Mike’s Fitness, Ula Café, The Milky Way, and Sam Adam’s Brewery. It is only a 5-minute walk to Green Street train station, or a 7-minute walk to Stony Brook train station on the Orange line.  The Southwest Corridor Park is a 2-minute walk away and is an easy walk to Centre Street and numerous playgrounds and businesses in JP and the surrounding area.

There is also free street parking on Minton Street, Merriam Street, Brookside Avenue, Cornwall Street, or Amory Street which makes it super convenient for friends and family visiting the area.

Great neighbors, and great neighborhood.

Address: 65 Brookside Avenue, Unit 6, Jamaica Plain, MA.  This property is also referred to as 65-6 Brookside Avenue in most City of Boston / Massachusetts records.

SOLD ON 8/29/2017.
2017 HOA Fees: $171 monthly which includes Master Insurance and Water and Sewer expenses from Boston Water & Sewer Commission
2017 Residential Taxes: $3339.09 yearly
Other Monthly Expenses: Electricity from Eversource, Gas from National Grid which is used for the gas stove and heat.
SOLD ON 8/29/2017.
Buyers must meet all City of Boston requirements in order to buy this unit which includes:

HUD Income Limits – Calendar 2017

  • 1 person household- $86,900/annual income
  • 2 person household- $99,300/annual income
  • 3 person household-$111,700/annual income
  • 4 person household-$124,100/annual income
  • 5 person household- $134,050/annual income
  • 6 person household- $144,000/annual income

SOLD ON 8/29/2017.