Properties, LLC develops and manages residential apartments, condominiums and houses in Cambridge, Somerville and
adjacent areas. We pay special attention to location, quality construction, fine finishes and preventive maintenance so that
our properties continue to represent the best accommodations in their price ranges in these fine cities and towns.
“The Martin” is a traditional, four-story brick
apartment building built in 1928. It is located on a quiet side street off Massachusetts Avenue, one block from the Radcliffe
Quadrangle. Between Harvard Square and Porter Square map and between Massachusetts Avenue and Avon Street, it shares the neighborhood with fine Victorian homes and is easy walking
distance to two T-stops, many area shops and restaurants as well as both Harvard University and Leslie College.
The property has thirty six units: three two-bedroom apartments, six studio apartments and
twenty-seven one-bedroom apartments in various attractive floor plans. Each unit has a classic tile bath, an eat-in kitchen
with gas stove and linoleum floor and oak hardwood floors in the bedrooms and foyers.
Common area hallways feature ceramic tile floors and contemporary colors. Recent improvements include painting of
all common areas and exterior entrances, new laundry room with three commercial-grade high capacity front loading washers
and dryers, updated electrical service to many of the units, as well as ongoing bathroom and kitchen upgrades.
Residents are responsible for gas and electricity in their units; heat is provided by a central
boiler and steam radiators. No pets are allowed. There is a live-in superintendent and on-street parking is by resident permit.
A side-by-side two-family property off Kirkland Street,
five blocks from Harvard Square, not far from the Design School, William James and Memorial Halls map. Excellent shopping and restaurants are just a few minutes walk away. Each unit has a living room and eat-in kitchen on the
first floor, two bedrooms and a bath on the second floor and one bedroom on the third floor with cathedral ceilings and sky
lights. There is off-street tandem parking for two cars. Thirty-eight Myrtle Avenue also has a pleasant side-yard. Both units
have individual hot-air heating by gas and gas stoves and full unfinished basements. Residents are responsible for heat and
utilities. Each side is about 1,400 sq. ft. of living area.
Plum Durham Condominiums, Somerville map
12, 14, and 16 Durham Street
This condominium complex footprint/basement plan consists of three large three-bedroom, 2 ½ bath units, just a short walk to Harvard Square, Porter Square or Union
Square. It is in a vibrant neighborhood with fine food shopping and excellent dining. Built in 2005, each unit offers maple
floors, granite counters, top-quality stainless steel appliances in the spacious eat-in kitchens and gas fireplaces. The elegant
master suites have huge walk-in closets, private decks and the porcelain-tiled master baths which have double sinks, six-foot
air tubs and oversized river-stone showers. Each unit has a full basement, a laundry closet with full-size side-by-side washers
and dryers on the bedroom level, and each unit is heated with efficient hot-air gas furnaces and central air conditioning.
The grounds are cared for with an automatic sprinkler system.
Fourteen Durham Street first floor plans second floor plan third floor plan is the middle unit. Its unique features include a dramatic layout with loft-like living on the second floor,
a vivid stained glass window on the landing and a side-yard a few steps down from the kitchen. This unit also has direct entry
to the front foyer from their deeded garage. Living area is 1,968 square feet.