Fixer-Upper Friday: An Expandable Property in Roslindale
This two-family home is situated on a reasonably large lot.
360 Cummins Highway, Roslindale
Size: 1,430 square feet
Fixer-uppers within city limits aren’t exactly bargains. Although this two-family in Roslindale is listed for $599,999, the property’s value lies in its expansion potential.
Built in 1910, the three-bedroom home is situated on a 10,000-square-foot lot. That’s reasonably large for being on a busy thoroughfare like Cummins Highway, especially with its spacious backyard and off-street parking area. It’s this extra room on the property that makes it ideal for expansion.
The house, of course, needs a slew of updates, which are not limited to a scrubbing of the exterior and cosmetic retouches on the inside. However, there’s plenty of room for an addition in the back—perhaps a few extra rental units or a sleek-looking workshop. The grassy yard means there’s potential to get creative with landscape design, too. You’ll just need to bring your imagination.
For information, contact Samantha Edwards, Cameron Real Estate Group, cameronrealestategroup.com.