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Longfellow Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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7 Units Available
Longfellow Apartments
1200 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138
Riverside
Studio
$1,950
325 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,200
520 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,500
630 sqft
With a prime location across the street from Harvard Yard, Longfellow Apartments provides the premier opportunity to live and immerse yourself in the vibrant and eclectic Harvard Square neighborhood. At Longfellow Apartments, hundreds of world-class shops, restaurants, and theaters are just outside your door. Offering a variety of studio, one-bedroom, two-bedroom, and three-bedroom floor plans, plus on-site laundry facilities, a serene interior courtyard, and newly renovated common areas, Longfellow apartments is sure to have the perfect home for you. **DUE TO SCHEDULED RENOVATIONS, WE ARE OFFERING FLEXIBLE LEASE TERMS - please inquire for details and specific terms available**
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1 Unit Available
Park 87
87 New St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Neighborhood Nine
1 Bedroom
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3 Bedrooms
$4,350
1173 sqft
Prime location in the heart of Cambridge across from Danehy Park. Apartments feature air conditioner, carpeting and dishwashers. Community has a BBQ/picnic area and parking garage, and is close to public transportation.
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3 Units Available
603 Concord
603 Concord Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138
Cambridge Highlands
Studio
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$3,600
938 sqft
Luxury apartments close to grocery stores and Alewife Red Line Station. Community has a fitness center, media room and fireplace lounge. Units have extra-large windows, stainless steel appliances and hardwood floors.
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Atmark Cambridge
80 Fawcett St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Cambridge Highlands
Studio
$2,566
588 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,916
683 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,741
1049 sqft
Green living in LEED Silver apartments with high ceilings and plenty of storage space. Multiple parks and recreation areas are located within walking distance of the apartment complex.
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02138

Average Rent
The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in the 02138 zip code is $2,963, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $3,654. Last updated May 19
Studio
$2,352
1 Bed
$2,963
2 Beds
$3,654
3+ Beds
$4,747
* Averages are based on the rental prices of properties listed on Apartment List
Langdon Square Photo Gallery 1
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3 Units Available
Langdon Square
1 Langdon Square, Cambridge, MA 02138
Neighborhood Nine
2 Bedrooms
$3,360
657 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$4,050
840 sqft
Four separate newly renovated buildings located within walking distance to Harvard, Central and Porter squares. Available 24-hour maintenance, online rent payment and on-site parking. Units have just been refinished.
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CHR Cambridge - Harvard Square Communities
1 Langdon Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Neighborhood Nine
Studio
$2,280
411 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,475
407 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,235
590 sqft
Prime location close to Harvard, MIT and public transportation. Units are spacious and features Energy Star appliances and free heat and hot water. Community has 24-hour maintenance and online payments available.
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8 Units Available
Charles Chauncy
1 Chauncy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Neighborhood Nine
1 Bedroom
$2,930
680 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,235
590 sqft
4 Bedrooms
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Harvard University, Sacramento Field and the Museum of Natural History are all convenient to this community. Property features include a fitness center, laundry facility and controlled-access. Apartments have hardwood flooring, breakfast bars and stainless-steel appliances.
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Chauncy Court Apartments
18 Chauncy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Neighborhood Nine
Studio
$2,280
411 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,765
510 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,480
713 sqft
Located close to public transit, Harvard and MIT. Recently redone apartments feature appliances and fixtures with energy-saving features. Free heat and hot water; 24-hour maintenance available.
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Wendell Terrace
19 Wendell Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Aggasiz - Harvard University
Studio
$2,350
345 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,720
564 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Restored apartments feature hardwood floors, lots of light, and free heat and hot water. Walking distance to Harvard, MIT and local shops and restaurants. Energy-efficient appliances in every unit. Community has 24-hour maintenance.
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4 Units Available
Brattle Arms
60 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Harvard Square
1 Bedroom
$3,055
688 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,950
1057 sqft
This property is close to the Charles River, Harvard Yard and Winthrop Square. Apartments feature radiant floor heat, cable television and hardwood flooring. Community amenities include a fitness center, on-site laundry and online payment options.
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Chapman Arms Apartments
4 University Road, Cambridge, MA 02138
Harvard Square
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1 Bedroom
$1,413
2 Bedrooms
$1,842
Chapman Arms Apartments is located in the heart of Harvard Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts steps to Harvard University Campus. Choose from studio, 1 bedroom or 2 bedroom apartments with updated interiors, fully appointed kitchens, unique architectural details and on site laundry. Step outside your door and be in the thick of a buzzing and vibrant Harvard Square offering a multitude of restaurants, corner cafes, coffee shops, live music venues, festivals and MBTA Red Line Harvard Station.
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62 Homer Photo Gallery 1
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62 Homer
66 Homer Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138
West Cambridge
Studio
$1,895
420 sqft
1 Bedroom
$1,975
700 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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A charming community in a historic region. Close to area colleges and entertainment. Spacious interiors with stainless steel appliances, wood-like flooring and granite countertops. Lots of storage built in.
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1580 Massachusetts Ave. Photo Gallery 1
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1 Unit Available
1580 Massachusetts Ave.
1580 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
Neighborhood Nine
2 Bedrooms
$3,300
1068 sqft
Don't miss this opportunity to live in one of the most desirable buildings in one of the most desirable areas of Cambridge. Just outside of Harvard Square, opposite Harvard Law School, this unit offers an open plan living/dining room with a sliding door leading to a screened-in balcony, an updated kitchen with quartz countertops and stainless appliances, a master suite with a full bath and a huge walk-in closet, a second full bath, lots of closet space throughout the unit, wood parquet floors, central ac, laundry on every floor, and a deeded parking space. The location is unbeatable--a 5-minute walk to Harvard Square with easy access to the MBTA red line, restaurants, shops and services, Harvard University, JFK and Business Schools, and everything else this vibrant neighborhood has to offer. Tenant pays heat and hot water, first month's rent and a security deposit, and a one-month agency fee. Video: https://vimeo.com/419369627
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12 Concord Avenue Photo Gallery 1
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12 Concord Avenue
12 Concord Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
West Cambridge
1 Bedroom
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4 Bedrooms
$5,350
1912 sqft
Unbelievably close to Harvard Square, gorgeously open and renovated Victorian 4 bedroom, 2 full baths duplex. Two levels of living feature incredible sunlight, private and common outdoor space, open floor plan, high ceilings, hardwood floors, in-unit washer/dryer, and modern kitchen. Spacious master suite on lower level with master bathroom. Rent includes two off-street parking spaces, which are super rare near Harvard Square! https://app.cloudpano.com/tours/acsJsxoLz
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1716 Cambridge Street
1716 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Mid-Cambridge
1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$3,100
802 sqft
Available 8/1. Spacious 1B1B corner unit at Foxcroft Manor for rent! It is an elevator building walkable to Harvard Square and Harvard University! Main bedroom has two closets and big windows. Hardwood floors throughout the unit. There is a separate dining room. Bright and sunny living room can be used as the second bedroom. Very easy to split into two bedroom. Building amenities include public area, laundry room, bike storage. Renter can apply city permit parking. No pet in the unit. It is a Furnished unit and move in ready!
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136 Huron Avenue Photo Gallery 1
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136 Huron Avenue
136 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
Neighborhood Nine
4 Bedrooms
$4,800
1350 sqft
**AUGUST 1, 2022 MOVE IN** Large unit has great space and a flexible floor plan - can be used as a 3 bedroom with living/dining/kitchen, a 2 bedroom with 2 dedicated offices, or a traditional 4 bedroom unit. The apartment has all of the amenities you'd expect in a newer renovation - hardwood floors, granite kitchen, ceramic tile baths, central air conditioning, recessed lights, and in-unit laundry. Gorgeous period details such as high ceilings, a stained glass window, and detailed moldings. Bike storage available in the basement. Less than 1 mile to the heart of Cambridge including Harvard Square, Porter Square, Harvard/Harvard Law, and Huron Village.
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16 Chauncy St Unit A Photo Gallery 1
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16 Chauncy St Unit A
16 Chauncy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Neighborhood Nine
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$2,400
470 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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This Harvard Square one bedroom is the perfect Urban Lifestyle Companion with Courtyard Views! Comfortably sized and flooded with natural light, the kitchen is thoughtfully planned with cabinets, granite countertops, refrigerator, and a 4-burner electric range. The bright bathroom has a full-size tub and tiling throughout. A large closet and open-plan kitchen & living room invite any iteration of functional layout. Professionally managed, nonsmoking building, with common laundry facility. Minutes away from Harvard, Lesley, Radcliffe University, and the Red Line. Convenient, private, Courtyard and garden area entrance.
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140 Banks St Unit 140 Photo Gallery 1
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140 Banks St Unit 140
140 Banks St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Riverside
3 Bedrooms
$12,000
2193 sqft
Across from the Charles River, this spectacular comtempory townhome reveals a light-soaked interior through the floor-to-ceiling glass walls. The dynamic floor plan offers living, dinning and a quartzite-clad kitchen in one sunny expanse on the main level; 2 beds&2 full baths on the 2nd level; a stunning primary suite with soaring ceilings, custom closets, luxury ensuite bath and a private deck on the 3rd level; and at the finished lower level the flexible space for a media/playroom/workshop with a full bath, a podwer room and laundry. A secluded enclave accompanied by two other stunning townhomes & one parking space, 140 Banks is steps to Harvard, HBS and the Charles.
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56 Kirkland St. Photo Gallery 1
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1 Unit Available
56 Kirkland St.
56 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Mid-Cambridge
1 Bedroom
$3,350
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27 concord Ave.
27 Concord Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
Neighborhood Nine
1 Bedroom
$3,000
550 sqft
APL49680949 - Available June 1. FURNISHED. Includes heat and hot water. Washer dryer in building. Elevator building. Storage unit. Top floor. Great balcony and fantastic sun. Extremely sunny private condo on top floor faces south. This unit was a gut renovation with Brazilian hardwood floors, stainless appliances, granite counters and marble bathroom. Working gas fireplace and built in bookcases. French doors line the length of the one bedroom unit. Location: Harvard Sq. 10 min walk. Harvard Law 7 min walk. Harvard Ed 5 min walk. HKS 10 min walk. HBS 15-17 min walk. Please call or text Connie r.e. at 857.891.1550 and I will return call or text immediately upon receipt. It is always best calling or texting for fastest response. 857.891.1550 connie@irwinandco.com
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122 Trowbridge St. Photo Gallery 1
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122 Trowbridge St.
122 Trowbridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Mid-Cambridge
2 Bedrooms
$3,250
948 sqft
APL48472918 - Welcome home to this beautifully renovated, fully furnished, garden-level condo with its own private entrance, garden, and patio! Located on a quiet one-way street in the Harvard Square area and close to Whole Foods Market among countless shops, restaurants, and more! This spacious home boasts an open concept living room, dining room, and kitchen with high-end stainless-steel appliances, granite countertops, and modern white cabinets with a built-in 26 bottle wine storage cabinet. Also features two good-sized bedrooms with a built-in closet organizer and blackout blinds, a completely updated bathroom, central AC, and a Nest thermostat. Laundry is in the building and shared with only one other unit. The whole apartment has modern furnishings from CB2 and Macy s. Great location near the corner of Trowbridge and Kirkland and just 1 2 mile to Harvard Square! ONE MONTH BROKER FEE IS REQUIRED!
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9 Elmer St. Photo Gallery 1
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9 Elmer St.
9 Elmer Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Riverside
Studio
$2,100
400 sqft
1 Bedroom
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APL49549160 - 2-Room Studio 1 Bathroom Pet Policy: Cat Ok. Broker Fee: Tenant Pays. Utilities: Tenant Pays Gas and Electric. Laundry: Coin-op in Building. Parking: Street Parking. Availability: July 1. 2022. Cozy apartment located in Cambridge Port and a block to the Charles River. Apartment is also a short 10-minute walk to Harvard Square and a 12-15 minute walk to Central Square Red Line T Stop. Features Include: Hard wood floors through out, good size bedroom, eat-in kitchen with a good size area for a table and a TV stand. Gas stove, fridge and granite counter top.
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14 Hawthorn St. Photo Gallery 1
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14 Hawthorn St.
14 Hawthorn Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
West Cambridge
1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$3,400
1200 sqft
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987 Memorial Photo Gallery 1
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987 Memorial
987 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02138
Harvard Square
1 Bedroom
$2,500
650 sqft
APL49442729 - Available August 1. Includes hot water, water and sewage. Tenant pays electric , heat is electric. Open living dining concept in this one bed unit with tons of windows on Charles River. Kitchen has open peninsula island with stainless stove and dishwasher. Owner will try to get new stainless refrig before move in. Bedroom has large closet and there is a big entry closet. Owner will renovate bathroom with white tile , new vanity and mirror as long as new tenant allows a couple days for this change. Laundry in building. Please call or text Connie at 857.891.1550 and I will return call or text immediately upon receipt. It is always best calling or texting first.
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02138

Average Rent
The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in the 02138 zip code is $2,963, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $3,654. Last updated May 19
Studio
$2,352
1 Bed
$2,963
2 Beds
$3,654
3+ Beds
$4,747
* Averages are based on the rental prices of properties listed on Apartment List