12 Foster Street

Boston, MA 02109

1/2 Bath
5,270 Sq. Ft.
$1,100 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Rare LEGAL 10-UNIT North End Residential MULTI. Phenomenal unit mix with (2) 3-Bedroom apts, (3) 2-Bedroom apts (or 3-Bed Splits), (1) 2-Bedroom 1.5 Baths w/PRIVATE ROOF DECK, (1) Garden 2-Bedroom w/Central A/C & Private Patio, (2) Large 2-Room Studios, and (1) 1-Bedroom + Office. Property can be delivered vacant. Absolutely perfect timing to clean up and hit the PRIME rental season to maximize profits. Beautiful Cast Iron stairwell throughout, Stunning Water Views from Roof Deck, and tons of Exposed...

Property Details for 12 Foster Street

MLS Area
North End
Garage Spaces
Parking Spaces
Parking Spaces Total


Listing Courtesy of Greater Metropolitan R. E., Foley/Federico Team; Greater Metropolitan R. E., Ryan Foley

Building Information for 12 Foster Street

Stories2Residences10Year Built1899Building Size-Lot Size0.04 AC / 1,560 SF

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$24,062 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 12 Foster Street

General Details
    Property Details
  • Property Type: Multi-family
  • Multi Family Type: Duplex
  • Basement Info: Y
  • List Price: $5,795,000
  • List Date: 01-17-2020
  • Status: Active
  • Price per SqFt: $1,100
  • List Number: 7.260928E7
  • Waterfront: No
  • Color: Blonde Brk
  • Total Units: 10
  • Year Built Numeric: 1899
  • Year Built Description: Approximate
  • Year Built Source: Public Record
  • SqFt Total: 5270
  • Square Feet Source: Other
    Interior Features
  • Basement Features: Finished, Walk Out
  • Num of Full Baths: 10.0
  • Num of Half Baths: 1.0
  • Fireplaces: 0
    Exterior Features
  • Exterior: Brick
  • Lot Description: Paved Drive
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer
  • Water: City/Town Water
Property Information
    Property Info
  • Acres: .04
    Tax Information
  • Assessments: $3,664,500
  • Page: 37
  • Tax ID: 3362559
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Taxes: $38,624
  • Zoning: res
Building / Association Information
    Living Characteristics
  • Beds Total: 20
  • Total Full Bathrooms: 10
  • Total Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Total Floors: 2
  • Total Rooms: 4
  • Total Levels: 2
    Common Areas
  • Common Fireplaces: Other (See Remarks)
    Other Building Characteristics
  • Levels: 5
  • Total Fireplaces: 0
  • Foundation: Poured Concrete
    Income / Expenses
  • Rent: $0
  • RMS: 33
Unit Information
    Unit 1 Description
  • Bedrooms U1: 1
  • Floor U1: 1
  • Fireplaces U1: 0
  • Full Baths U1: 1
  • Half Baths U1: 0
  • Lease U1: Y
  • Levels U1: 1
  • Rent U1: 0
  • Rooms U1: 2
    Unit 2 Description
  • Bedrooms U2: 1
  • Floor U2: 1
  • Fireplaces U2: 0
  • Full Baths U2: 1
  • Half Baths U2: 0
  • Lease U2: N
  • Levels U2: 1
  • Rent U2: 0
  • Rooms U2: 2

Property History for 12 Foster Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Feb 10, 2020

Price Change

MLS PIN #72609280

Jan 17, 2020

Listed (Active)

MLS PIN #72609280

Apr 23, 2016


MLS PIN #71923422

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Price Change

MLS PIN #72609280


Listed (Active)

MLS PIN #72609280



MLS PIN #71923422


For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 12 Foster Street

Taxable ValueLand$1,147,900Additions$2,516,600Total$3,664,500
Tax Record2019$38,624
Home Facts
Finished Sq.Ft.4,384 SqFtStories4Lot Size1,560 SqFtStyleMulti-Family Res (5+ Units)Year Built1899Year Renovated2014CountySUFFOLKAPNW:03 P:01994 S:000

Schools near 12 Foster Street

Eliot Elementary SchoolPublicPK-80.1 mi
St John SchoolPrivatePK-80.3 mi
Seaport AcademyPrivate7-120.4 mi
Harvard-Kent Elementary SchoolPublicPK-50.7 mi

Eliot Elementary School

PK-8, 0.1 mi, Public


St John School

PK-8, 0.3 mi, Private


Seaport Academy

7-12, 0.4 mi, Private


Harvard-Kent Elementary School

PK-5, 0.7 mi, Public


School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

Property Details for 12 Foster Street

MLS #72609280
Year Built1899
Compass TypeMulti Family
MLS TypeMulti-family / Duplex
Taxes$38,623.83 / year
HOA Fees-
CountySuffolk County

Listing Agent

Foley/Federico Team

Greater Metropolitan R. E.


P: 617.523.2505

M: 978.886.4519

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12 Foster Street is a multi-family home for sale in Boston, MA 02109. This property was listed for sale on January 17, 2020 by Greater Metropolitan R. E. at $5,795,000. It has been on the market for a total of 35 days and was last sold on June 25, 2014. Nearby schools include Jeremiah E Burke High School, Quincy Upper School and Hennigan Elementary School. 12 Foster Street is a 20-bed, 10.5-bath, 5,270 sqft multi-family home built in 1899.

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Listing Courtesy of Greater Metropolitan R. E., Foley/Federico Team; Greater Metropolitan R. E., Ryan Foley
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