Located to the West of Boston, the city of Newton was voted one of the best places to live in the United States by CNN. Although settled in 1630, it became a proper city in 1873 and is made up of thirteen villages. Known for its high Jewish and Asian populations, Newton also has a large Arab-American population. Newton is a very desirable place to live in for families, students and professional individuals. The city’s proximity to Cambridge and Boston means it provides easy access to most of the state’s best educational institutions like MIT and Boston University. Apartments for sale in Newton are in high demand due to the town’s excellent schools and shopping. Newton Center and its connected MBTA station are considered best examples of transit-oriented development. Shoppers and visitors can travel to and from this busy shopping area with ease from almost anywhere in Newton and Boston.

If you are interested in house rentals in Newton for a family, you can look into listings in villages like Newtonville or Chestnut Hill. Each of Newton’s villages is centered on schools therefore elementary school children often walk to school and back home on their own. Newton apartments for rent are available in many choices because the city has a large number of professionals who work in Newton or the nearby towns of Boston and Cambridge. Luxury apartments and condos are as conveniently available as studios and one bedroom apartments. Families, couples or individuals looking for Newton apartments for rent or for sale will have no problem finding something that fits their criteria.

Transport to and from Newton is possible via the MBTA light rail, commuter rail and bus service. The “D” branch of the popular Green Line of the light rail runs through the middle of Newton and travels to Downtown Boston while the “B” line covers Boston College, Brighton and Newton’s Chestnut Hill village. Kenmore Properties has been working with tenants and home buyers to help them find suitable properties in Newton and Boston. Our house rental and apartments for sale listings are extensive and easy to search. If you see any Newton apartments you like, give us a call and we would be more than happy to assist you.