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Attention Contractors/Developers: Opportunity Knocks in Charlestown! End unit row house with great
space and much potential. In need of rehab. Newer boiler, updated electrical panel. Layout offers
opportunity to add bath and enhance livability. High ceilings throughout and sliders off kitchen lead to a
spacious backyard.
Property Type Single Family Attached
Community Charlestown
MLS# 71617263
Style Other (See Remarks)
County Suffolk
Listing provided courtesy of
Stig Bergquist, Keller Williams Realty
Buyer's Agent
Matthew Schuster, Proper Realty Group
Redfin last checked: 7 minutes ago | Last updated: 5 months ago
Nancy McLaughlin
Real Estate Agent
(413) 338-5339

55 client reviews
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$425,000
Last Sold Price

4
Beds

1
Baths

1,720

Sq. Ft.
$247 / Sq. Ft.
14 Essex St
Boston, MA 02129
Built: 1903 Lot Size: 1,052 Sq. Ft. Sold On: Jan 24, 2014 Status: Sold
REAL ESTATE AGENTS BUYING SELLING MORE
16 Oak St
Boston, MA 02129
2
Beds
1.5
Baths
1,975
Sq. Ft.
8 Ludlow St
Boston, MA 02129
4
Beds
2.5
Baths
1,440
Sq. Ft.
25 Salem St
Boston, MA 02129
2
Beds
2.5
Baths
1,809
Sq. Ft.
8 Wall St
Boston, MA 02129
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,443
Sq. Ft.
19 Wesley St
Boston, MA 02129
4
Beds
3.5
Baths
1,872
Sq. Ft.
Property Details for 14 Essex St, Boston, MA 02129
Details provided by MLS PIN and may not match the public record. Learn More.
Interior Features
Exterior Features
Master Bedroom Information
On Second Floor
Ceiling Fan(s), Closet
Bedroom #2 Information
On Second Floor
Fireplace, Closet
Bedroom #3 Information
On Third Floor
Closet
Bedroom #4 Information
On Third Floor
Fireplace, Closet
Bathroom Information
# of Bathrooms (Full): 1
Bathroom #1 Information
On Second Floor
Full Bath
Living Room Information
On First Floor
Fireplace, Hardwood Floor, Wall-to-Wall Carpet
Dining Room Information
On First Floor
Fireplace, Hardwood Floor
Kitchen Information
On First Floor
Vinyl Flooring
Additional Room #1
Home Office
On Third Floor
Additional Room #2
Nursery
On Third Floor
Basement Information
Has Basement
Full, Interior Access
Interior Features
# of Fireplaces: 4
Wood Floor, Vinyl Floor, Wall-to-Wall Carpet,
Hardwood Floor
Heating & Cooling
Central Heat, Hot Water Baseboard Heating, Hot
Water Radiators, Oil Heating
Insulated Windows, Storm Doors
Water & Sewer Information
Water: City/Town Water
Sewer: City/Town Sewer
0.10 mi $1,895,000 0.11 mi $779,000 0.24 mi $839,000 0.24 mi $799,000 0.26 mi $1,050,000
Property / Lot Details
Multi-Unit Information, Utilities, Taxes / Assessments & Financing
Location Details, Misc. Information & Listing Information
Natural Gas Water Heater
Sewage District: MWRA
Building Information
Year Built Is Approximate
Year Built Source: Public Record
Vinyl Exterior
Frame Construction
Poured Concrete Foundation, Fieldstone
Foundation, Brick Foundation, Irregular
Foundation
Foundation Size: 99999
Exterior Features
Color: Light Blue
Wood Deck
Lot Information
# of Acres: 0.02
Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 1,052
Level
Public Road
Parcel #: W:02 P:02505 S:000
Zoning: RH-1500
Property Information
# of Rooms: 9
Sq. Ft.: 1720.00
Sq. Ft. Disclosures: Fierplaces inoperative.
Sq. Ft. Source: Public Record
Property Appropriate for Year-Round Living
Community Features
Public Transportation, Shopping, Medical Facility,
Highway Access, House of Worship
Utility Information
Gas Range Connection, Gas Dryer Connection,
Washer Hookup
Circuit Breakers, 200 Amps
Tax Information
Taxes: $5,197
Tax Year: 2013
Tax ID: 1280619
Financial Terms
Assessments: $395,500
Terms: Conventional Fixed
Location Information
Neighborhood: Charlestown
Directions: Main St to Essex
Sale Information
Anticipated Sold Date: Friday, January 24, 2014
Listing Information
Listing Alert: No
No Disclosures
Disclosures: Property sold "As Is". Fireplaces
inoperative. No heat source in Office & Nursery.
Taxes reflex residential exemption. Fence and
gate at rear of property may encroach on abutters
property.
Lender Owned: No
Short Sale Lender Approval Required: No
Buyer Broker Compensation (%): 2.25
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Records For completeness, Redf in of ten displays two records f or one sale: the MLS record and the public record. Learn More.
Date Event Price Appreciation Source
Jan 24, 2014 Sold (Public Records) $425,000 Public Records
Jan 24, 2014 Sold (MLS) (Sold) $425,000 MLS PIN #71617263
Dec 24, 2013 Delisted LINK Boston #1
Dec 19, 2013 Listed (Active) * LINK Boston #1
Dec 19, 2013 Listed (New) $459,000 MLS PIN #71617263
* Price is not available or MLS listing is off market.
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$476,085
$447,520
$499,889
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$424,062
$360,452
$487,671
Property History
Basic Info
Beds 4
Baths 1
Floors 3
Year Built 1903
Year Renovated

Style Single Family Residential
Finished Sq. Ft. 1,720
Unfinished Sq. Ft. 0
Total Sq. Ft. 1,720
Lot Size 1,052
Taxable Value
Land $170,500
Additions $225,000
Total $395,500
Taxes
(2013)
$5,197
Public Records
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School Name & GreatSchools Rating Type Grades Parent Rating Distance Homes

Public
Preschool
to 1
n/a
1.95 mi

Public
Preschool
to 1
4.42 mi

Public
Preschool
to 5
0.65 mi

Public
Preschool
to 5
2.01 mi

Public
Preschool
to 5
2.73 mi
Schools for 14 Essex St
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Baldwin Early Learning Center
Harvard-Kent Elementary School
Patrick J Kennedy
Blackstone Elementary School
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Public Preschool
to 8
0.29 mi

Public
Preschool
to 5
0.65 mi
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Public
Preschool
to 5
1.08 mi
--

Public K to 5 1.23 mi

Public K to 8 1.23 mi

Public 6 to 8 0.14 mi

Public
Preschool
to 8
0.29 mi
--

Private 9 to 12
n/a
0.99 mi
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Public 6 to 9 1.07 mi
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Public
Preschool
to 5
1.08 mi

Public 9 to 12 0.46 mi
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Private 9 to 12
n/a
0.99 mi
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Public 9 to 12
n/a
1.07 mi
--

Public 7 to 12 1.10 mi
--

Public K to 12 1.35 mi
Only showing 5 of 40 schools serving this home
$849,000 4.0
$487
12
Area Overview for Bunker Hill / Thompson Square (last 90 days)
What It Takes to Win an Offer near Bunker Hill / Thompson Square
Of f ers f rom Redf in homebuyers that were recently accepted or declined by sellers in this area:
James Gulden - Redfin Agent, competed against 5 offers
Status: Not Accepted (Multiple Offers) Days on Market: 21
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Neighborhood Info for 14 Essex St
Warren-Prescott K-8 School
Harvard-Kent Elementary School
Kennedy-Longfellow School
King Open
Eliot K-8 School
Clarence R Edwards Middle School
Warren-Prescott K-8 School
Seaport Campus
Next Wave Junior High School
Kennedy-Longfellow School
Charlestown High School
Seaport Campus
Full Circle High School
Community Charter School of Cambridge
Prospect Hill Academy Charter School
Map data 2014 Google
Median List Price Avg. # Offers
Median $ / Sq. Ft. Avg. Down Payment
Median Sale / List # Sold Homes
My clients offer was below asking price due to necessary
renovations/improvements. There were multiple offers
total and the seller chose one of those over my buyer's.

1
Beds
1
Baths
~500
Sq. Ft.
1
Beds
1
Baths
~500
Sq. Ft.
1
Beds
1
Baths
~500
Sq. Ft.
3
Beds
2
Baths
~1,500
Sq. Ft.
2
Beds
2.5
Baths
~1,750
Sq. Ft.
Offer-to-List Ratio: 96% Down Payment:
Competing Offers: 5
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Hannah Driscoll - Redfin Agent, competed against 5 offers
Status: Not Accepted (Multiple Offers) Days on Market: 4
Offer-to-List Ratio: 103% Down Payment:
Competing Offers: 5
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Hannah Driscoll - Redfin Agent, helped our client buy a home
Status: We got it! Days on Market: 19
Offer-to-List Ratio: 100% Down Payment:
Competing Offers: 0
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James Gulden - Redfin Agent, competed against 9 offers
Status: Not Accepted (Multiple Offers) Days on Market: 5
Offer-to-List Ratio: 112% Down Payment:
Competing Offers: 9
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James Gulden - Redfin Agent, competed against 5 offers
Status: Not Accepted (Multiple Offers) Days on Market: 8
Offer-to-List Ratio: 97% Down Payment:
Competing Offers: 5
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Median House Values
Location List Price $ / Sq. Ft. Sale / List
Houses: $/Sq. Ft. in 02129
$425k to $450k
$500k to $550k
we went a little over asking price, waived inspection and
did not get this one.

$425k to $450k
we came in over asking, 40% down, capped the inspection
and had a quick closing date.

$400k to $425k
My buyer offered over asking price, put down 20%, but
there were 9 offers in total and the winning bid had a much
higher offer price.

$500k to $550k
The winning bid was significantly higher than the list price
with a large down payment.

Charlestown $799,000 $487
Bunker Hill / Thompson Square $849,000 $487
02129 $799,000 $487
Boston $447,000 $283 100.4%
Suffolk County $399,900 $252 99.8%
About CMAs
Average: $491/Sq. Ft. This home at $491/Sq. Ft.: $844K Range: $490K - $1.90M
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