Tucked comfortably between Back Bay, Cambridge and the Charles River Esplanade, Beacon Hill is one of Boston’s smallest and most historic neighborhoods. First settled in 1625, Beacon Hill residences were built for some of the most influential and affluent families in Boston’s history. The three sections that make up Beacon Hill – South Slope, North Slope and Flat of the Hill – have a wide variety of architectural styles and housing options. If you want to find a home or apartment for rent or for sale, Beacon Hill provides you with a number of options.
From single family homes built during the 19th and 20th centuries to elegant apartment buildings that comprise of studio apartments and one to two bedroom apartments, you will easily be able to find something to suit your requirements. A number of condos in many of the historic townhouses and multi-storey buildings are also available for rent and for sale.
Beacon Hill’s North Slope is a favorite residence for students from Suffolk University and a number of professionals. Other nearby colleges are Tufts University, The New England College of Optometry, Boston Architectural College, Northeastern University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University. Beacon Hill apartments for rent are highly sought after due to their exclusivity and historic value and the town’s convenient location, therefore their prices are a bit on the higher side. However, you will find comparative prices in Cambridge, Chinatown and the nearby Back Bay.
The MBTA subway, bus and commuter rail lines all provide easy access to other Boston neighborhoods and colleges. Two major MBTA lines, the Red and the Green, provide easy commute to and from Beacon Hill. It is also within walking distance to the Orange and the Blue line. Storrow Drive and Route 93 North and South are close by. Kenmore Properties specializes in Beacon Hill apartments for rent and sale. Browse our real estate listings and contact us for more details. We are waiting to assist you in your search!