Real Estate

Five of the Prettiest Homes That Hit the Market in August

From a luxe waterfront loft to an 1800s jewel on the Cape, these houses top our list of favorites.

Our On the Market series features extraordinary homes for sale in the region every day. But even among the standouts, there are standouts. Here are five of our favorites from the month of August.


Photo courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

1. A Gleaming Waterfront Loft
343 Commercial Street #114, Boston
Price: $4,495,000
Size: 4,000 square feet
Bedrooms: 4
Baths: 3.5

Photo via Atlantic Bay Sotheby’s International Realty

2. An 1800s Jewel in Truro
24 Old County Road, Truro
Price: $955,000
Size: 1,950 square feet
Bedrooms: 5
Baths: 3

Photo by Elyssa Cohen

3. A Dreamy Dwelling on Penobscot Bay
788 Shore Road, Northport, Maine
Price: $549,000
Size: 1,022 square feet
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 1.5

Photo courtesy of Compass

4. A Quirky Three-Family in Cambridge
16 Surrey Street, Cambridge
Price: $1,895,000
Size: 2,663 square feet
Bedrooms: 5
Baths: 4

Photo courtesy of Compass

5. A Ridiculously Cute Rockport Cabin
11 Atlantic Avenue, Rockport
Price: $688,000
Size: 496 square feet
Bedrooms: 1
Baths: 1


Madeline Bilis Associate Editor at Boston Magazine @madelinebilis
mbilis@bostonmagazine.com