Walk Score: 83 Transit Score: 73 Bike Score: 95
Allston-Brighton is one of Boston’s largest and most densely populated sectors of the Boston area and conveniently located in close proximity to a multitude of bus, MBTA and highway transportation options. Situated along the MBTA Green Line, which services over 25 stops from Lechmere in East Cambridge to Chestnut Hill, Allston-Brighton provides convenient access to any part of Boston. With Boston College and Boston University campuses nearby, these neighborhoods offer great amenities including shopping, dining and retail.
Artsy, trendy and teeming with nightlife, Allston-Brighton has many niches. Coffee shops abound where students and entrepreneurs sip artisanal roasts, admiring Allston’s painted brick storefronts. Once home to Aerosmith before the band hit it big, the Allston-Brighton area was a starting ground for these musicians, and continues to be rich in musicians and creatives.
The Green District in Allston, comprised of 3 buildings The Element, Edge and Eco, is a new development with luxury LEED certified apartments for rent. These luxe residences are near a variety of upscale shops like that of Bee’s Knees Supply, a quirky gourmet market whose sister store resides in Fort Point. With on-site gyms, a rooftop deck for entertaining and in close proximity to the Green Line, The Green District is a luxe residence for the modern tenant in one of Boston’s most beloved neighborhoods.