Millennium Place


Millennium Place On Beacon Hill

Millennium Place Near Beacon Hill

A little over a decade ago Millennium Partners took on a major development project in the Financial District when constructing the Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Residences. Millennium is currently underway with a new project located within a stone’s throw of the Ritz.

Millennium Place will be a 15-story luxury residential building consisting of 256 residences located at the end of Avery Street.The residences will consist of one, two and three bedroom homes ranging in size from 775 sf. to 2,360 sf. and with initial asking prices ranging from $550,000 to $2,800,000. Nine penthouse residences will be available in both two and three bedroom options featuring private terraces.

The residents at Millennium Place will be able to enjoy many fine amenities including an owner’s lounge and an owner’s dining room. In addition a courtyard garden is slated to be built on the premise of the residence where owners can enjoy a tranquil outdoor setting in the heart of the city.

Stay tuned to CL Waterfront Properties for more information and updates about this exciting new addition to Downtown Boston and Beacon Hill.


December Home Sales End 2011 on a High Note


Home sales rose nationwide in December, marking the third consecutive month of increased sales activity. According to the Boston Globe, Massachusetts experienced 10,000 home sales in the fourth quarter. This is a slight jump from the 9,461 homes sold in 2010’s fourth quarter. 2011’s strong finish has investors feeling positive about the future of Boston’s real estate market. With interest rates still low, and motivated buyers and sellers, now is a great time to purchase or sell a home. As the Waterfront’s top selling office, CL Waterfront Properties is best-positioned to help with your sale. Contact CL Waterfront Properties today for more information on Boston’s real estate market.


Bright Lights for Winter Nights: Boston Waterfront Real Estate


When you want the most luxurious place to live in Boston, look no farther than the waterfront area. The charming properties lining the waterfront on all sides of downtown Boston bring you the best in luxury living, top location, and a great view of the Boston harbor lit up every night. Look in a few areas to find the right property to purchase in Boston so you can enjoy the best the city has to offer in dining, neighborhood attractions and modern living.

Back Bay luxury apartments and homes are situated in a great location, just off the Charles River and near plenty of Boston attractions. Living in Back Bay, you will be just a few minutes’ walk away from historic Copley Square, which is home to Old Trinity Church, the Boston Public Library and the John Hancock Tower, which is the tallest skyscraper in New England.

If you would like to be within a stone’s throw of the Massachusetts State House, check out Beacon Hill real estate. The area is the most desirable in Boston, with a great view and plenty of shopping and entertainment. The federal-style rowhouses will charm you with their old-world character and high-end renovations.

For the best waterfront views, North End is the place to be. This neighborhood, situated just north of downtown, features the historic Paul Revere House and the Old North Church, but has all sorts of modern amenities as well. North End condos are in easy walking distance of over 100 restaurants and have a great view of several wharfs along the Boston waterfront.

Just south of North End, you will find Rowes Wharf, a strip of luxury residences, restaurants and hotels on the water just east of downtown Boston. Living here, you will have great waterfront views and access to the best that Boston has to offer, including a floating stage with concerts during the summer.


Residential Property Tax Increase of 2% for 2012


Boston Property TaxThe City of Boston has raised property taxes by 2% for fiscal year 2012 — which is the maximum allowable increase under Proposition 2 1/2.  The 2012 tax rate rose to $13.04 per thousand valued, which is a $.25 increase from 2011.  Boston Commercial Property taxes also rose 3% to $31.92 per thousand valued.

With nearly 70% of Boston’s budget funded by property taxes, the 2012 tax increase will bring the city $75 million of additional revenue.  Property taxes can be raised annually by either an increase in the tax rate or increase in the assessed value.  Residential tax rates have increased over the past 3 years while assessed values (for the most part) have remained the same.

If you are thinking of selling your Boston Waterfront Real Estate, or buying Luxury Boston Waterfront Home, contact CL Waterfront Properties, LLC for guidance and assistance.

Posted By:  Dave Costello


Penthouse in Beacon Hill Under Agreement


Posted by: Dave Costello

Under Agreement in Beacon Hill: 1+ Bed Penthouse in Boutique Elevator Building

CL Waterfront Properties has another spectacular penthouse in a luxurious Beacon Hill building under agreement.

This large 1+ bedroom luxury home with a study boasts 11 foot ceilings, over-sized windows offering great city views, and hardwoods throughout.

Living Room with 11 Foot Ceilings and Over-Sized Windows

Living Room with 11 Foot Ceilings and Over-Sized Windows

The kitchen has limestone counters, stainless GE appliances, gas cooking, and a breakfast bar.

Beacon Hill condo kitchen

Beacon Hill Kitchen with Limestone Counters!

The large, sunny bedroom has plenty of closet space!  The study makes the perfect for home office, den or guest room.  This Beacon Hill condo has a pristine bathroom with limestone tiles, two additional storage spaces, and a wash/dryer included.

Beacon Hill condo bedroom with large window and high ceilings

Bedroom with High Ceiling and Over-Sized Windows

One Garden Place, the luxury building this residence is located in, is pet-friendly, with elevators to bring you to your home, or the huge common roof deck above!

If you want help finding the perfect luxury home in Beacon Hill, or need help selling or renting your Beacon Hill home, contact CL Waterfront Properties today!