Hammond Residential Real Estate Agents Participate in Top Area Sales
Posted by Leaura Levine — September 4, 2015
CHESTNUT HILL, MA - Saul B. Cohen, Founder and President of Hammond Residential Real Estate, with eighteen office locations in and around Greater Boston, recently announced that Hammond agents have participated in some of the area’s top single-family and condominium transactions to date in 2015.
According to Multiple Listing Service Property Information Network (MLSPIN) data, Hammond agents brokered the highest-priced single-family transactions to date in Concord, Winchester, and Melrose, some of the most desirable and well-located communities that ring the City of Boston. A Hammond agent also brokered the highest-priced condominium sale in Boston’s Charlestown neighborhood.
Melinda Mitchell Shumway represented her seller client in connection with the $3,900,000 sale of 1235-5 Monument Street in Concord, an exquisite 10,551 square foot French Country-style residence situated on over six acres. The property, which was constructed by Kistler-Knapp in 1998, was designed for entertaining and features an expansive living room and family room along with a luxurious master wing. Private landscaped grounds surround the property, which is completed by three garage and ten off-street parking spaces.
Charlotte Richardson and Kristina Lamarre brokered the two highest-priced single-family transactions in Winchester with the $3,000,000 sale of 46 Lawson Road and the $2,600,000 sale of 42 Lawson Road.
Constructed by Speedwagon Partners LLC, 46 Lawson Road is a 6,800 square foot cedar Shingle-style home situated on over one acre of land with pond access. The residence includes fourteen total rooms and features lovely details such as custom inlays and designs, crown moldings, wainscoting, and Quartzite counters.
42 Lawson Road features 5,500 square feet of living space and was developed by Dougroy, LLC and constructed by Ron Roy. The residence is comprised of ten total rooms and enjoys an open floor plan that emphasizes architectural details such as coffered ceilings, hardwood floors, and French doors. Exterior details include a large deck, patio, and lush, landscaped gardens.
The $1,450,000 sale of 20 North Avenue in Melrose, brokered on the listing side by Souzan Davood, not only represents the highest-priced single-family transaction in 2015, but also the highest-priced transaction in the community to-date. Constructed in 1990, the residence is situated on over three quarters of an acre with 11,959 square feet of living space and twenty-one total rooms. Property details include a two-story foyer, a floor-to-ceiling glass conservatory, French doors, marble and hardwood flooring, and custom-built cabinetry. Exterior amenities include a heated in-ground pool, multiple decks and patios, exquisitely landscaped grounds, and five garage and nine off-street parking spaces.
On the condominium side, Susan Salter was the listing agent in connection with the $2,100,000 sale of 197 Eighth Street - Unit PH230 at Flagship Wharf, a desirable luxury condominium building located in Charlestown’s Navy Yard. This spectacular penthouse corner unit features 2,432 square feet of living space and three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, and one half-bathroom. With three exposures that provide exquisite views of Boston Harbor and the city skyline, the home offers architectural details such as palladium oversized windows, wood floors, an open kitchen, and two private decks. Building amenities include an exercise room, sauna/steam room, and garage. The unit comes with two garaged parking spaces.
Saul Cohen said, “We are pleased to report on these successes in what has been an extremely competitive market to date. Hammond agents are extraordinary real estate professionals who are well-known for their dedication and commitment to providing superior client service, and their participation in the aforementioned significant transactions is a testament to their abilities to help their clients achieve their desired real estate goals.”
Hammond Residential is headquartered in Chestnut Hill, and has three Boston locations and fifteen suburban branch offices. The company reports over two billion dollars in sales volume annually, ranking in sales volume among the top 500 firms in the United States, and as the sixth-highest in mean average sales price and the ninth-highest in sales volume per sales associate. Hammond is well-known as the publisher of the region’s finest magazines featuring local properties for sale.
To learn more, please visit www.HammondRE.com.