This Property is No Longer Available
18 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02116
View Map
$8,500,000
11 Unit
11 Beds
11 Baths
7950 SQFT
0.05 Acre

Property Description

Generational opportunity on the first block of Commonwealth Avenue in the Back Bay. Built in 1864 as a grand residence, this 8,000+/- sq/ft brownstone presents a rare opportunity to create a custom home in one of the most sought-after locations in Boston. Available for the first time in 50 years, this six-story property with elevator overlooks the Commonwealth Avenue Mall and is steps to Public Garden & Newbury Street. 18 Commonwealth is a design / build opportunity for 5+ bedrooms / 6+ bathroom single family home with potential to add a roof terrace & garage parking. Original details include grand staircase illuminated by sky-light, intricate mill work & moldings, 10-12 foot ceilings, ornate fireplaces & hardwood floors. 4 outdoor parking spaces. Endless possibilities for renovation & restoration of this historic residence on the first block on Commonwealth Avenue.

Property Details tap to expand

Building Information

  • Total Units: 11
  • Total Floors: 6
  • Total Bedrooms: 11
  • Total Full Baths: 11
  • Total Fireplaces: 9
  • Amenities: Bike Path, Conservation Area, Highway Access, House of Worship, Marina, Medical Facility, Park, Private School, Public School, Public Transportation, Shopping, Swimming Pool, Tennis Court, T-Station, University, Walk/Jog Trails
  • Basement Features: Finished, Full, Other (See Remarks), Partially Finished, Walk Out

Financial

  • APOD Available: Yes
  • Expenses Source: Owner Provided
  • Gross Operating Income: 50400
  • Net Operating Income: 50400

Utilities

  • Water: City/Town Water, Private
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer, Private

Unit 1 Description

  • Under Lease: Yes
  • Floors: 1
  • Levels: 1

Unit 2 Description

  • Under Lease: Yes
  • Floors: 2
  • Levels: 1

Construction

  • Year Built: 1864
  • Type: 5+ Family - 5+ Units Up/Down
  • Construction Type: Aluminum, Brick, Frame
  • Foundation Info: Other (See Remarks)
  • Roof Material: Rubber
  • Flooring Type: Hardwood
  • Lead Paint: Unknown
  • Year Round: Yes
  • Warranty: No

Other Information

  • MLS ID# 73083085
  • Last Updated: 07/01/23

Property History tap to expand

Date Event Price Price/Sq Ft Source
05/13/2024Under Agreement$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
04/29/2024Contingent$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
03/30/2024Active$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
03/26/2024New$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
07/01/2023Expired$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
07/01/2023Expired$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
06/29/2023Temporarily Withdrawn$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
06/29/2023Temporarily Withdrawn$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
03/14/2023Active$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
03/10/2023Extended$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
03/05/2023Active$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
03/01/2023New$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
01/15/2023Active$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
01/11/2023Price Change$8,500,000$1,069MLSPIN
11/08/2022Active$8,900,000$1,119MLSPIN
11/04/2022Price Change$8,900,000$1,119MLSPIN
09/17/2022Active$9,250,000$1,164MLSPIN
09/13/2022New$9,250,000$1,164MLSPIN
09/01/2022Expired$9,250,000$1,164MLSPIN
08/01/2022Expired$9,250,000$1,164MLSPIN
07/09/2022Temporarily Withdrawn$9,250,000$1,164MLSPIN
07/09/2022Temporarily Withdrawn$9,250,000$1,164MLSPIN
07/09/2022Temporarily Withdrawn$9,250,000$1,164MLSPIN
04/16/2022Active$9,250,000$1,164MLSPIN
04/12/2022New$9,250,000$1,164MLSPIN
03/15/2022Active$9,250,000$1,164MLSPIN

Mortgage Calculator

View Breakdown

Map

Seller's Representative: Dave Costello & Scott Accorsini Team, Advisors Living - Back Bay
Sub Agent Compensation: n/a
Buyer Agent Compensation: 2.0%
Facilitator Compensation: 0
Compensation Based On: Gross/Full Sale Price
Sub-Agency Relationship Offered: No

© 2024 MLS Property Information Network, Inc.. All rights reserved.

The property listing data and information set forth herein were provided to MLS Property Information Network, Inc. from third party sources, including sellers, lessors and public records, and were compiled by MLS Property Information Network, Inc. The property listing data and information are for the personal, non commercial use of consumers having a good faith interest in purchasing or leasing listed properties of the type displayed to them and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties which such consumers may have a good faith interest in purchasing or leasing. MLS Property Information Network, Inc. and its subscribers disclaim any and all representations and warranties as to the accuracy of the property listing data and information set forth herein.

MLS PIN data last updated at 2023-07-01 03:05:00

Related Properties