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      About Michael

      Executive Vice President of Gibson Sotheby's International Realty, Michael Carucci has been one of the most trusted names in the Boston real estate market for more than 30 years.

      Michael is one of Boston's highest producing agents and is consistently ranked in the top 1% in sales volume for the Greater Boston area. He is a recognized expert in the residential and commercial Boston real estate market and is regularly quoted in articles, appearing in the Boston Globe, Boston Herald, Boston Business Journal, and Banker & Tradesman. He is also a contributing editor for Boston Common Magazine...

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      Michael's Testimonials

      "Michael is a star broker. By that, I mean he brings buyers and sellers together and makes deals happen. Both parties leave the closing table happy. He knows everybody and everybody knows him. [...]

      Michael has an exceptional ability to uncover opportunities in an otherwise very competitive market. His follow through and execution make all the difference.

      "What sets Michael apart from other brokers is his attitude that the job doesn't stop when the ink dries on the closing papers. He was a tremendous help when my family and [...]

      Michael did a great job closing the deal for us per my specific requests. He is very responsive - he always picks up the phone when I call him. I highly recommend him.

      Working with Michael is always a pleasure. Whether on a residential sale or purchase, or a larger multi-family or retail transaction, you know that your interests are being looked after by one of [...]

      Michael Carucci's knowledge, advice, and guidance of the property market is extraordinary. Coupled with Michael's genuine concern for the welfare of the family in a stressful [...]

      Michael represented me on both the sale of my home and the purchase of a new one that better suited my family. Michael’s execution was flawless and I would highly recommend him for any of [...]

      Michael is knowledgable, patient, and professional. If you’re considering a sale or purchase, I recommend Michael Carucci.

      Boston's Neighborhoods & Prominent Satellite Communities

      Boston is renowned for being a "city of neighborhoods." Finding the right neighborhood, or satellite community, to call home can be a daunting task. Below, you'll find summaries of each area with information to help you decide which is the right location. Learn more, and browse current listings in the neighborhood you love.

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      Back Bay

      Back Bay Luxury Real Estate, Back Bay Rentals, Back Bay Condos, Boston Real Estate

      Beginning in 1857 and continuing until 1880, the Back Bay, the body of water separating Boston from Brookline, was filled, adding 450 acres of land to the city of Boston. Today it stands as one of the city’s most resplendent neighborhoods. Marked by historic and exclusive boulevards, such as Newbury Street and Commonwealth Avenue, the Back Bay is home to the northern portion of the City’s Emerald Necklace, the green space that threads its way through the inner core of the city. The neighborhood is also one of the busiest retail sections of Boston, with a thriving commercial center along Boylston and Newbury Streets, and including the nearby Prudential Center and Copley Place.

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      Beacon Hill

      Beacon Hill Luxury Real Estate, Beacon Hill Rentals, Beacon Hill Condos, Boston Real Estate

      Beacon Hill, the last of Boston’s three original hills, was named for the sentry light raised on its peak. Today, Beacon Hill is one of Boston’s premiere historic neighborhoods and home to the Commonwealth’s government. The State House, with its hallmark gold leaf dome, was built near the original colonial beacon and today shines over Boston Common. Largely residential, the neighborhood is home to historic 19th century townhouses, many of which were designed by the famous Charles Bulfinch, architect of the State House and other Boston landmarks. The area’s small but prosperous commercial district extends down Charles Street, and is home to antique shops, gourmet food stores and restaurants.

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      Brighton / Allston

       

      Beacon Hill Luxury Real Estate, Beacon Hill Rentals, Beacon Hill Condos, Boston Real Estate

      Once home to stockyards and meat-packing industries, Allston-Brighton today is a diverse haven for commercial and residential uses. Annexed as part of Boston in 1873, Allston-Brighton is home to generations of families and newcomers alike, which add to the area’s unique flavor. Commercial areas in Brighton Center, Cleveland Circle, and Oak and Union Squares lend to the area’s diverse character, as well. Likewise, Allston-Brighton’s close proximity to local universities, such as Boston College, Boston University, and the Harvard Graduate School of Business, make Allston-Brighton home to a large percentage of Boston’s student population.

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      Brookline

      Brookline Luxury Real Estate, Brookline Rentals, Brookline Condos, Boston Real Estate

      Bordering Allston/Brighton, Fenway/Kenmore, Mission Hill, Jamaica Plain, and West Roxbury, Brookline is one of Boston's most desirable suburban towns. Residences in Brookline range from manicured condominiums and apartment complexes to stately single family homes. Brookline boasts residents of a variety of cultural and professional backgrounds. It's public schools are some of the best in the state of Massachusetts, and it's home to prominent universities like Newbury College and Boston College. Within minutes, residents of Brookline can be in the city of Boston and vice versa due to the prevalence of public transportaiton (the "D" line and "C" line) and major roads running through the area, such as Route 9 and the Massachusetts Turnpike. Currently, many of New England's most prominent political, business, and sports figures reside in Brookline. 

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      Cambridge

      Cambridge Luxury Real Estate, Cambridge Rentals, Cambridge Condos, Boston Real Estate

      Cambridge is perhaps best known for housing two of the most prominent academic institutions in the world: Harvard Univeristy and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Originally named "Newe Towne" by the Puritan colonists, Cambridge was later renamed in the 17th century after the University of Cambridge in England. Cambridge's best known areas of activity are as follows: Harvard Square, Central Square, Kendall Square, Porter Square, and Inman Square. Kendall Square, home to MIT and many biotechnology and information technology companies, is a well-known technology hub.; Central Square is most famous for the abundance of ethnic restaurants, churches, bars, and music venues. Many parts of Cambridge are gentrified, containing large single family estates and top private schools.

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      Fenway / Kenmore Square

      Fenway Luxury Real Estate, Fenway Rentals, Fenway Condos, Kenmore Condos, Kenmore Rentals, Boston Real Estate

      The Fenway/Kenmore area is home to the Boston Red Sox, the Museum of Fine Arts, Symphony Hall, and many colleges and universities. The charming neighborhood streets are nestled along Frederic Law Olmstead’s historic "Emerald Necklace," a beautifully landscaped antique park system that surrounds the entire area. Residents choose Fenway for its medium sized apartment-style living characterized by art deco brick buildings, hardwood floors and large windows. The area is home to young professionals and students alike and offers affordable housing choices that are a short walk to all that Boston has to offer.

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      Financial District

      Financial District Luxury Real Estate, Financial District Rentals, Financial District Condos, Boston Real Estate

      The Financial District bolsters the Boston skyline and serves as headquarters for some of the world's largest financial institutions: State Street, Fidelity Investments, Putnam Investments, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and more. Residents of the Financial District call 80 Broad Street, the Devonshire, the Folio, and other luxury skyscrapers their home. They are steps away from fine dining, the Fanueil Hall marketplace, the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway, and the MBTA's orange, red, and green lines.

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      Leather District

      Leather District Luxury Real Estate, Leather District Rentals, Leather District Condos, Boston Real Estate

      Situated between Chinatown and the Financial District, the Leather District derives its name from the prevalence of leather factories in the 19th century. The designs of many buildings in the area reflect the use of the ground floor as an area to showcase products, the second floor for offices, and the top floors for storing inventory. This has led to condominiums and apartments with distinctly high ceilings and open floorplans. Over the past decade, many boutique stores and cafes have come to the neighborhood, making the Leather District a trendy area to live.

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      Midtown

      Midtown Luxury Real Estate, Midtown Rentals, Midtown Condos, Boston Real Estate

      Midtown is home to some of the most notable residential building and skyscrapers in Boston, including the stately 38-story Ritz Carlton, the ultra-chic W hotel and residences, and the new Millennium Tower. With an abundance of cafes, boutique stores, high-end restaurants, and new developments, Midtown is increasingly becoming one of the most desireable areas in Boston. Midtown is steps from the Boston Common, Boston Public Garden, and Theatre District and features Downtown Crossing, an extensive outdoor pedestrian mall.

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      Newton

      Newton Luxury Real Estate, Newton Rentals, Newton Condos, Newton Real Estate

      Like Brookline, Newton is another incredibly popular suburb of Boston, and it is consistently ranked as one of the top cities in the United States to live in. Newton's high property value is derived from its close proximity to Boston, prolific public transportation access points, nationally recognized school system, and well-manicured, quiet villages. Consisting of thirteen "villages," such as Newton Centre, Newton Upper Falls, and Newton Lower Falls, each village features its own distinct downtown area. Points of interest include the newly constructed, state-of-the-art public library and numerous parks and recreational facilities. 

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      North End

      The North End, often called Boston's "Little Italy," is a one-square-mile waterfront community, bordered by Commercial and Causeway Streets and Atlantic Avenue, located within walking distance of Boston's financial district and Government Center. A highly desirable residential area for professionals who work nearby, the neighborhood also is a major attraction for tourists and Bostonians alike, who come seeking the best in Italian cuisine and to enjoy the decidedly Italian feel of the region. Hanover and Salem Streets, the two main streets of this bustling historic neighborhood, are lined with wonderful restaurants, cafes and shops, selling a variety of delectable edible goods. A trip to Boston would not be complete without including a meal at one of North End's over one hundred fine Italian restaurants.

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      Seaport

      Seaport Luxury Real Estate, Seaport Rentals, Seaport Condos, Boston Real Estate

      After years of redevelopment, restoration, and investments, the Seaport District  now offers thousands of upscale condos and lofts. Most of these new buildings offer the kind of amenities you would expect to find in Boston’s high end neighborhoods, like fitness centers, concierge services, and garage parking – but with a much more reasonable price tag. And with it’s proximity to the Red Line and the Financial District, commuting from the Seaport District is a breeze.

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      South Boston

      South Boston Luxury Real Estate, South Boston Rentals, South Boston Condos, Boston Real Estate

      Commonly known as "Southie" and working-class Irish-American community, South Boston is steeped in history and has become home to professionals, students, and families of all backgrounds. Dorchester is home to Fort Independence on Castle Island, where Edgar Allen Poe was stationed and wrote "The Cask of Amontillado,"  as well as Dorchester Heights, where George Washington coerced the British forces into fleeing the area. South Boston also features three miles of public beach, where Bostonians can enjoy the sand and water in the summer without having to venture outside the city.

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      South End

      South End Luxury Real Estate, South End Rentals, South End Condos, Boston Real Estate

      Primarily a residential area, the South End is listed with the National Historic Register for its blocks of elegant Victorian row houses. The urban parks, upscale restaurants, and art galleries make this neighborhood one of the most popular places to live in Boston. The South End is truly diverse with a residential mix made up of families, young professionals, and artists. The beautiful townhouses that characterize this neighborhood offer residents housing that is mid-priced to high end.

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      Waterfront

      Waterfront Luxury Real Estate, Waterfront Rentals, Waterfront Condos, Boston Real Estate

      The rediscovered Boston Waterfront will soon be reunited with the rest of the city when the Central Artery, or "Big Dig," is completed. Barges and tankers, as well as sailboats and historic vessels, create a feeling of oceanfront living while in an urban setting. Residents enjoy many types of housing, from unique loft-style condos to apartment–style antique brick buildings to converted wharf buildings with views of the harbor. This wide selection of housing offers choices to renters and buyers of every price range.

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