Brighton, Boston Homes For Sale & Real Estate

88 homes available on Trulia

  • 99 Tremont St #218, Boston, MA 02135
    NEWOPEN SUN, 11-1PM
    Sino-US Realty Team, Keller Williams Realty Boston-Metro | Back Bay
  • 1673 Commonwealth Ave #18, Boston, MA 02135
    NEWOPEN SUN, 1:30-2:30PM
    David Monheit, Encore Realty
  • 119 Arlington St, Boston, MA 02135
    OPEN SUN, 12-1PM
    $875,000
    4bd
    2ba
    1,445 sqft
    119 Arlington St
    Brighton, Boston, MA
    Anabela Gomes, Urban Realty
  • 65 Strathmore Rd #26, Boston, MA 02135
    NEW
    Janice Lipof, Hammond Residential Real Estate
  • 361 Faneuil St #1, Boston, MA 02135
    NEW
    Christopher Buono, Compass
  • 47 Wallingford Rd, Boston, MA 02135
    NEWBANK OWNED
    $2,999,000
    12bd
    4ba
    4,500 sqft
    47 Wallingford Rd
    Brighton, Boston, MA
    Dave Huddleston, Concept Properties
  • 1871 Commonwealth Ave #7, Boston, MA 02135
    NEWOPEN SUN, 11-1PM
    Ruth Green, Conway Cityside - S. Boston
  • 39 Englewood Ave #4, Boston, MA 02135
    Aranson & Associates, Compass
  • 365 Faneuil St #4, Boston, MA 02135
    J. Lucky Henry, Unlimited Sotheby's International Realty
  • 28 N Crescent Circuit, Boston, MA 02135
    NEWOPEN SUN, 11-12:30PM
    James Brasco, Century 21 Shawmut Properties
  • 76 Gardena St, Boston, MA 02135
    $774,000
    3bd
    2ba
    1,909 sqft
    76 Gardena St
    Brighton, Boston, MA
    Julie Marion, Hottel Real Estate
  • 177-179 Bigelow St, Boston, MA 02135
    NEW
    Hans Brings RESULTS, Coldwell Banker Realty - Waltham
  • 61 Fairbanks St, Brighton, MA 02135
    Kathleen Driscoll, FrielEstate
  • 164 Strathmore Rd #15, Boston, MA 02135
    Adam Burns, Burns Realty & Investments
  • 1607 Commonwealth Ave #32, Boston, MA 02135
    OPEN SUN, 11-12:30PM
    Boston Real Estate Group, Compass
  • 1730 Commonwealth Ave #4, Boston, MA 02135
    NEW
    John F. McMahon, Phoenix Realty Group
  • 144 Kenrick St #14, Boston, MA 02135
    Concetta Cicolini, Coldwell Banker Realty - Belmont
  • 1742 Commonwealth Ave #2, Boston, MA 02135
    OPEN SUN, 1-2:30PM
    Brandon Muroff, Red Tree Real Estate
  • 12 Colliston Rd #1, Boston, MA 02135
    Scott McNeill, Compass
  • 1999 Commonwealth Ave #4, Boston, MA 02135
    NEWOPEN SUN, 11-1PM
    Christopher Verissimo, Gateway Real Estate Group, Inc.
  • 10 Melvin Ave #11, Boston, MA 02135
    NEWOPEN SUN, 11-1PM
    Luan White, Coldwell Banker Realty - Brookline
  • 10 Commonwealth Ct #4, Brighton, MA 02135
    Roy Schwartz, Boston's Best Realty
  • 38 Breck Ave #2, Boston, MA 02135
    NEW
    $699,000
    3bd
    2ba
    1,471 sqft
    38 Breck Ave #2
    Brighton, Boston, MA
    Brian Walker, Redfin Corp.
  • 275 Summit Ave #277, Brookline, MA 02446
    NEWOPEN SUN, 12-2PM
    Eric Glassoff, Coldwell Banker Realty - Brookline
  • 1945 Commonwealth Ave #62, Boston, MA 02135
    Norman O'Grady, Prime Realty Group, Inc.
  • 1607 Commonwealth Ave #10, Boston, MA 02135
    Daphne Romanoff, New England Home Realty
  • 8 Ransom Rd #17, Boston, MA 02135
    OPEN SUN, 12-1:30PM
    Yunxiang Li, Keller Williams Realty Boston South West
  • 130 Sutherland Rd #7, Boston, MA 02135
    Ruxiao Ye, Hooli Homes Boston Inc.
  • 45 Colborne Rd #6, Brighton, MA 02135
    Peter Racheotes, Rock Hill Residential Group
  • 10-12 Hunnewell Ave, Boston, MA 02135
    $1,099,000
    7bd
    3ba
    3,149 sqft
    10-12 Hunnewell Ave
    Brighton, Boston, MA
    Arthur Deych, Red Tree Real Estate

Brighton, Boston, MA Real Estate Trends

Learn about the Brighton, Boston, MA housing market through trends and averages.

Affordability of Living in Brighton, Boston, MA

The typical home value is $566,166
Homes are typically worth $578/sqft
Trends and affordability stats are provided by third party data sources.

Brighton, Boston, MA Average Home Value, by Home Size

Home SizeHome Value*
1 bedroom (See homes)$405,108
2 bedrooms (See homes)$515,885
3 bedrooms (See homes)$749,358
4 bedrooms (See homes)$878,727
*Home value over the past month

Explore Neighborhoods in Brighton, Boston, MA

Neighborhood stats provided by third party data sources.

What Locals Say about Brighton

At least 462 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 95%
    There are sidewalks
  • 92%
    It's dog friendly
  • 90%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 79%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 79%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 69%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 56%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 54%
    There's wildlife
  • 54%
    Parking is easy
  • 49%
    Car is needed
  • 42%
    Kids play outside
  • 40%
    It's quiet
  • 37%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 36%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 29%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 21%
    There are community events
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  • Trulia User
    "Brighton has a combination of students, young professionals and working class families. there are tons of great restaurants in the area and my home is close to the places I frequent."
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    "This area is popular with college students and young professionals. It is a relatively safe neighborhood."
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    "People are great! There are parks. There are families. There are other kids. There is cops. There is hospital just in case of injury and emergency. "
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    "Brighton can be loud at night in some areas. However, the neighborhood is safe and has lots of great restaurants. It’s easy to walk places and friendly enough to right a bike around. "
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    "Great accessibility to the pike (I-90) and very quick into Boston no matter which way that I’m traveling "
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    "Boston is easily accessible by bus and train making it ideal for commuting in and out of the city. Access to the mass pike is great perk too. "
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    "I feel really safe and protected by my neighbors! All are friendly, even the ones who have been here for a long time and have watched lots of new young people move in! I LOVE the many cultures that surround me– the different languages heard from windows and backyards, the smells of food, and the music. "
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    "This is a good community if you’re looking for more “affordable” places to live in Boston. There are many things walking distance such as parks, grocery stores and convenient stores. Parking is scarce so this is a good area for people who rely on public transit. "
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  • Trulia User
    "My neighborhood has great access to public transportation and is very short commute to downtown Boston."
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    "Public transportation is very available and its one of the easier spots in Boston to find parking nearby if you have a resident sticker"
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  • Trulia User
    "We’ve just moved in, and everybody seems to be so nice and helpful, we’ve found everything we need in walking distance, and we are looking forward to live here for long time."
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  • Trulia User
    "I drive to and from work in a car for 25 minutes each way. I could also take a bus and train but it would take over an hour."
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    "Brighton is a mix of urban and suburban. Some areas have a lot of parking and others have none (similar to brookline)."
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    "Usually easy to park, relative to Boston in general. There are some nicer areas, like by the ice rink. I wouldn’t say it’s a “destination” neighborhood, though. Just an okay place to live. "
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    "Usually easy at times busses are way off schedule. And not reliable. Busses come ever 30 minutes typically. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Its a quiet friendly young professionals neighborhood. Safe and good choice of restaurants and shops. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Traffic heavy...I commute to the north shore. Mornings aren’t too bad,35 mins usually. Afternoon commute can be up to an hour"
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  • Trulia User
    "The Ymca is very popular location and there are lots of parks. The city is very close . Access to all major highways in less than 10 minutes depending on traffic. "
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  • Trulia User
    "annual Easter egg hunt is a family favorite, movie nights and bands are held in the center. great library and a gem of a museum in the senior center"
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  • Trulia User
    "this area has a mix of college kids, young professionals, and families. There are many locally owned small businesses around and a sense of community."
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    "I’ve lived in this neighborhood for eight years and I really enjoy the location. It’s walking distance to coffee, library, nails, hair, CVS, and multiple parks. I also enjoy the mix of college students, new professionals and families that live on my street. "
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  • Trulia User
    "People don’t like when you don’t pick up gaffer you’re dog because I’ve stepped in some PICK UP AFTER YOUR DOG"
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  • Trulia User
    "I commute to the suburbs. It’s an easy drive to 90/95 and has so many ways to get to every part of the city. "
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    "Very loving area for dogs of all sizes. Even if a passer by doesn’t have a dog themselves, most of them like to say hi to your dog, or at least a smile comes up on their faces when they see a dog. Love that!"
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    "It’s good place to live ... we have a ground nearby in which people of all walks of life come and play together and have some good time"
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  • Trulia User
    "There are a lot of schools nearby that gives access to a good education from kindergarten to 12th grade."
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    "This particular area is mostly apartments and condos located between BU and BC, so the pulsation is largely college students. The area is safe and quiet. But commute can be sure going on buses and the T (street-level trolley cars). Also expensive to buy or rent."
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    "The dogs are friendly. Every dog owner seems to pick up after their dogs. There’s many local parks in the area to bring your dog to. The local liquor store is dog friendly."
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    "Lots of friendly dog owners in the area. Dog groomer/sitter in oak square. Great veterinary services nearby"
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    "Not all the parks are dog friendly and there isn’t many places you can let your dog roam safely/freely. Most of the dog owners use ringer park as a meet up but it’s not always the best/safest"
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    "There’s a dog park nearby at the Oak square area where the people who live around the neighborhood bring their dogs and they get to play with other dogs "
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  • Trulia User
    "Very walkable, friendly neighbors, excellent library, coffee shops, and parks. We are raising our young family here and love it"
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  • Trulia User
    "It's within the city limits, so it's close to everything but feels more residential. I love having a backyard in Brighton. It's close to highways and has some great food options."
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  • Trulia User
    "It's a young neighborhood. It's very safe. There's a lot of diversity."
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  • Trulia User
    "It's typically very safe and seems to be more residential and less populated than a lot of other Boston neighborhoods."
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    "I can walk around anytime and feel safe."
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  • Trulia User
    "It's a unique location close to the city but in a quiet area."
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  • Trulia User
    "It has beautiful homes with backyards for gardening and hosting BBQs. It also has many bars and restaurants on its main streets. There's access to the T, which is a short trip to downtown. Brighton is also fairly quiet and has plenty of street parking for its residents, which is a major plus!"
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  • Trulia User
    "It has a mix of college students and lifelong residents. It is part of the city, but feels suburban."
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    "There are a lot of students and cool neighborhood events."
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Brighton Guide

What are the best ways to get around in Brighton?

Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is simple to move around in Brighton. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of Boston-Cambridge-Newton are located in areas that are very suitable for walking; running common errands is especially convenient on foot, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Home buyers can rely on public transit to travel in Brighton. Residents can count on the Boston Landing Station with access to the Framingham/Worcester Line. There are approximately 10 bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and bus stops are generally nearby. Brighton is also reasonably car friendly. It is easy to find a parking spot, and it is a rather short drive to the nearest highway from any home in this area.

What's it like to live in Brighton?

Brighton offers a wide variety of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy ambience. Most locations in the neighborhood have fairly good access to public green spaces, including Chestnut Hill Reservation and Cunningham Park, since there are over 50 of them nearby for residents to visit. Many sections of Brighton is quite quiet, although there are still several noisier sections, especially closer to Massachusetts Turnpike or the railway line.

What kinds of homes are available in Brighton?

About three quarters of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and one quarter are owners. In this neighborhood, roughly 45% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. This area experienced its biggest building boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available housing stock is from this era. This neighborhood is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes.

What are the schools, restaurants and shopping like in Brighton?

It is usually possible for property owners in Brighton to shop for general and specialty groceries by walking. Moreover, this neighborhood is a fairly good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe. It is also a reasonably short distance to a decent variety of clothing stores. In terms of education, it is a short walk to get to both primary and secondary schools from most homes for sale in Brighton. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
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