Starter Homes in Greater Boston

If you have never owned a property before, why not check out some of our currently available starter home listings. These homes are perfect for both young couples searching for their first residence, as well as families seeking an affordable housing option in the Greater area of Boston. With such great access to a variety of amenities, including a short walk’s distance to the downtown district as well as rail stations for transport, granite kitchens with stainless steel appliances, front and backyard gardens, private driveways, and much more, it is no surprise as to why so many new families choose one of our starter homes in the Greater area of Boston. From quaint bungalows in Dedham, to charming cape style homes in Natick, there really is an option for everyone. Don’t miss out on a grand opportunity to own a supreme house, priced modestly. Begin exploring, now.

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275 Walnut Street Wellesley MA 02481

MLS Number 72825948

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathroom 1
  • Square Feet 1,536

This upper level duplex condominium offers an excellent entry point into the highly sought-after town of Wellesley. Featuring 3 bedrooms, a modern kitchen, and a home office space makes this sun-kissed property a perfect starter home. Easy access to the commuter line and major highways allows quick commutes to and from Boston. Enjoy the comfort of a serene suburban setting with plenty of parks and outdoor spaces while offering the excitement and convenience of nearby Boston. Welcome home!

Listed by Coldwell Banker Realty - Back Bay

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72 Exchange Street Waltham MA 02451

MLS Number 72826544

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathroom 2
  • Square Feet 1,022

This is the one you've been waiting for, fabulous loft-style townhouse literally in the heart of Waltham! This end-unit 2bed/1.5bath condo features a wonderful open layout with a sunlit living room, 1/2 bath and a gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a breakfast bar, with sliding doors out to your own private balcony. Second floor features a primary bedroom with cathedral ceilings and plenty of closet space as well as a full updated bath and second bedroom located off the landing. Bonus third level loft space perfect for a home office, workout space or extra storage. Also features in-unit laundry, 2 parking including 1-car garage with storage and central air. Incredible Waltham location steps to hip Moody St and all its restaurants and coffee shops, grocery stores, the Common, the Charles River, minutes to the commuter rail that's only a few stops to North Station and so much more. This is the dream starter condo and the best of everything! Must see!

Listed by Keller Williams Realty

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51 Stockholm Street Bellingham MA 02019

Bellingham, MA51 Stockholm Street

Price$296,900

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MLS Number 72826659

  • Single Family Detached
  • Bathroom 1
  • Rooms 5
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Acreage 0.35

This well maintained and adorable 2-bedroom/1 bath home boasts a beautiful, oversized Great Room with cathedral-ceiling and a Home Office that is presently used as a 3rd bedroom. Situated on over 15,000 sq ft of land, fenced in, with an oversized shed and above ground pool with adjacent deck area, you'll be ready for entertaining! Enjoy watching the sunset from your outdoor deck or enclosed porch/vestibule. This wonderful large corner lot home is conveniently located close to shopping, schools, golf and Rte 495. Title V Passed. Vinyl windows and siding, laminate flooring, and other features make this a perfect starter or downsize home or condo-alternative. No Showings Before Open House. OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY, MAY 8 FROM 11:00-1:00 PM.

Listed by Keller Williams Realty

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368 Granite Street Quincy MA 02169

Quincy, MA368 Granite Street

Price$339,900

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 72431207

  • Single Family Detached
  • Bathroom 2
  • Rooms 5
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Square Feet 942

Being sold with 372 Granite Location - Location - Location - Quincy !!! Fantastic starter home and perfect 1st time home with a little TLC . Ideal commuter location with easy access to Rte 3 and Rte 93, less than a mile walk to the Quincy Adams MBTA station or take the 238 Bus right at the corner to the station. Hurry and be in by the end of the year! Caution should be exercised by brokers and their clients during any inspection of the premises. - Brokers show all your buyers today - ALL REASONABLE OFFERS CONSIDERED-Take advantage of a great opportunity -Get it while you can! DO NOT walk on the property without appointment. Summertime BBQ.on back deck. 372 Granite Street,Quincy is also for sale and go to MLS # Property selling with 372 Granite -

Listed by Mass Realty Advisors

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12 Dartmouth Street Quincy MA 02169

Quincy, MA12 Dartmouth Street

Price$449,500

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MLS Number 72821263

  • Single Family Detached
  • Bathroom 1
  • Rooms 5
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Acreage 0.09

Don't miss this move-in-ready, meticulously maintained bungalow in Quincy for under $450k!! Located right outside of Quincy Center, close to shopping, dining, and public transportation. Perfect starter home and perfect for down-sizers. This home offers one floor living and bonus finished space on the second floor. Updates include vinyl siding, updated kitchen with newer appliances, granite countertops, and beautiful off-white cabinets. Two bedrooms, one bath on the main floor. Bright and open living and dining room make this home feel very spacious. The two-car garage is a bonus. This home is a must see! All showings to begin at the commuter open house on Friday from 4-6. Please follow all Covid-19 guidelines. Offers, if any, are due Monday at 5. Seller reserves the right to accept an offer at anytime.

Listed by Allison James Estates & Homes of MA, LLC

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592 Columbus Avenue Boston MA 02118
Active With Contract

MLS Number 72798819

  • Rental
  • Bathroom 1
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Square Feet 762

Perfect starter two bedroom one bath condo features updated kitchen with eat-in dining room, dishwasher, washer/dryer and sunny bow front living room. Newer bath and desirable split bedroom plan. Close to universities and public transportation. NO UNDERGRADS

Listed by Gibson Sotheby's International Realty

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141 Brook Road Quincy MA 02169

Quincy, MA141 Brook Road

Price$489,000

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Active With Contract

MLS Number 72806329

  • Single Family Detached
  • Bathroom 2
  • Rooms 8
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Acreage 0.07

Welcome to Quincy! Adorable four bedrooms, one and a half bath with good charm and character written throughout is all that you would expect in a Colonial style home, located in a short distance to Quincy Center. 3 min driving distance to Red Line Quincy T-Station, convenient to Boston, close to Schools, Shopping centers, and easy access to all major Highways, 93 South & North, and Route 3 South. The main floor features a living room, formal dining room, a large kitchen, a half bath, and a Den that could be used as an office. On the second floor, you will find four bedrooms and a full bath. This home holds strong bones, with some TLC and upgrades for the new owner to build a great starter home or hold as an investment. The full walkout basement leading to a great size driveway is partially finished and is being used as a workshop or office. Possibilities are endless! Do not miss it!

Listed by Simaku Realty, LLC

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181 Salem Street Boston MA 02113

MLS Number 72771218

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 1
  • Bathroom 1
  • Square Feet 450
  • Neighborhood North End

NEW PRICE! Live in the heart of a most vibrant neighborhood, Boston's North End, in this Salem Street condo. Get your daily coffee from the shop across the street. Eat and drink from dozens of local restaurants. Food shop European style, at the butcher, bakery and grocery stores sprinkled throughout the neighborhood. This light-filled corner unit has brand new kitchen appliances and a renovated full bathroom. Conveniently located on the 2nd level of a professionally managed building, this unit makes a fantastic starter home for a student or young professional, a pied-a-terre, or a smart investment property. Low condo fee. Deeded storage, bike area, and laundry in the basement. Own in Boston's most popular neighborhood for less than $410K!

Listed by LandVest, Inc.

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354 Beacon Street Boston MA 02116

MLS Number 72806103

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 1
  • Bathroom 1
  • Square Feet 370
  • Neighborhood Back Bay

Located in a classic, brick brownstone in the heart of Boston's Back Bay, this spacious and bright, garden-level, studio unit is perfect as a pied-a-terre, or starter home. The unit boasts tall ceilings, a full-height bow window with view of the Charles River, recessed lighting and hardwood floors. The living area offers a Murphy bed, brick mantel with electric fireplace, custom built-ins and space for sitting and dining. The kitchen has been renovated and has white cabinets, granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances, including a dishwasher. Other highlights include an updated bath with a full-size tub, extra storage and laundry in the building. This professionally managed condominium is located close to Newbury Street, Copley Square and the Prudential Center. Pets are allowed with association approval.

Listed by Compass

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144 Kenrick Street Boston MA 02135
Contingent

MLS Number 72811535

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 1
  • Bathroom 1
  • Square Feet 488
  • Neighborhood Brighton

Why rent when you can own?!! Come home to beautiful views from this top floor condo at Chandler Pond Condominiums! This renovated 1bed/1bath features a fabulous layout and an updated kitchen w/cherry cabinets, granite counters, stainless steel appliances and tile back-splash. Living space & bedroom are both beautifully sunlit with sliding doors directly out to your own private sprawling balcony overlooking tall trees and the pond. There are hardwood floors throughout and an updated bath. Enjoy cooling off all summer long in the outdoor pool and relaxing walks around the lush grounds at Chandler Pond. There is assigned parking for 1 car and ample guest spaces, unit comes with one visitors pass. Condo fee includes heat & hot water, plus there is laundry in the building and an additional storage space. Easy access to bus routes, restaurants, shopping and cafes in Brighton Center, close to the Mass Pike, and the Green B Line just a mile away. Don't miss this fabulous starter condo!

Listed by Keller Williams Realty

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11 Grace Road Quincy MA 02169

Quincy, MA11 Grace Road

Price$525,000

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MLS Number 72802348

  • Single Family Detached
  • Bathroom 1
  • Rooms 6
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Acreage 0.13

This cozy Quincy Cape with water views has great potential as a starter home or as an investment! This 6 room, 3/4 Bed 1 Bath is settled on a side street in the Snug Harbor neighborhood. Enjoy spectacular sunsets from the enclosed 3 season porch with sliding windows. The fire-placed living room with hardwood floors opens through a breakfast bar into the eat-in kitchen with newer appliances. Step out onto the back deck, overlooking the fenced-in yard, perfect for grilling and enjoying the beautiful views. Ample sized first floor primary bedroom. Second first floor room could be used as a bedroom, dining room, sitting room, or office. Second floor has 2 generous sized bedrooms and additional storage space. Clean basement for laundry and storage area. Off-street parking. Steps away from near by beach, variety store & bus stop that will take you into Quincy Center T. Close proximity to stores, restaurants, highways & downtown Boston. Add your personal touches to make this house your home!

Listed by Coldwell Banker Realty - Milton

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