288 Harvard Street

Cambridge, MA 02139

1/2 Baths
8,742 Sq. Ft.
$452 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


18 BR's and 18 1/2 Baths + reception rooms Showings with day-ahead notice. Property operated as a B & B until March 23. Great development potential.

Property Details for 288 Harvard Street

MLS Area
Harvard Square
Garage Spaces
Parking Spaces
Parking Spaces Total

Property Details for 288 Harvard Street

StatusUnder Agreement
MLS #72696239
Year Built1867
Compass TypeMulti Family
MLS TypeMulti-family / 5+ Family - Rooming House
Taxes$10,831 / year
HOA Fees-
CountyMiddlesex County

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  1. John Petrowsky

    Alternative Listing Agent



    P: 617.504.6330

Building Information for 288 Harvard Street

Stories-Residences7Year Built1867Building Size-Lot Size0.19 AC / 8,455 SF

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$15,110 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 288 Harvard Street

General Details
    Property Details
  • Property Type: Multi-family
  • Multi Family Type: 5+ Family - Rooming House
  • Community Features: Public Transportation, Shopping, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Medical Facility, Laundromat, Bike Path, Conservation Area, Highway Access, House of Worship, Private School, Public School, T-Station, University
  • Basement Info: Y
  • List Date: 07-07-2020
  • List Number: 7.2696239E7
  • Waterfront: No
  • Total Units: 7
  • Year Built: 1867
  • Year Built Description: Renovated Since
  • Year Built Source: Public Record
  • SqFt Total: 8742
  • Square Feet Source: Measured
    Interior Features
  • Basement Features: Full, Partially Finished, Walk Out, Interior Access, Sump Pump, Concrete Floor, Exterior Access
  • Num of Full Baths: 18.0
  • Num of Half Baths: 1.0
  • Fireplaces: 0
  • Flooring: Wood
    Exterior Features
  • Construction: Frame
  • Exterior: Clapboard
  • Exterior Features: Porch, Handicap Access, Gutters, Screens, Fenced Yard, Garden Area
  • Lot Description: Corner, Paved Drive, Fenced/Enclosed, Level
  • Roof Material: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
    Parking Features
  • Parking Features: Off-Street, Paved Driveway
  • Energy Features: Insulated Windows
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer
  • Water: City/Town Water
Property Information
    Property Info
  • Acres: .19
  • Road Type: Public, Paved, Publicly Maint., Sidewalk
  • Year Round: Yes
    Tax Information
  • Assessments: $1,823,415
  • Page: 0000
  • Tax ID: 407265
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Taxes: $10,831
  • Zoning: C-1
Building / Association Information
    Living Characteristics
  • Beds Total: 18
  • Total Full Bathrooms: 18
  • Total Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Total Floors: 0
  • Total Rooms: 0
  • Total Levels: 0
    Other Building Characteristics
  • Heat Units: 2
  • Levels: 4
  • Total Fireplaces: 0
  • Foundation: Fieldstone, Brick
  • Heat Zones: 15
    Income / Expenses
  • Rent: $0
  • RMS: 22
Unit Information
    Unit 1 Description
  • Bedrooms U1: 0
  • Floor U1: 0
  • Fireplaces U1: 0
  • Full Baths U1: 0
  • Half Baths U1: 0
  • Lease U1: N
  • Levels U1: 0
  • Rent U1: 0
  • Rooms U1: 0
    Unit 2 Description
  • Bedrooms U2: 0
  • Floor U2: 0
  • Fireplaces U2: 0
  • Full Baths U2: 0
  • Half Baths U2: 0
  • Lease U2: N
  • Levels U2: 0
  • Rent U2: 0
  • Rooms U2: 0
    Unit 3 Description
  • Lease U3: N
    Unit 4 Description
  • Lease U4: N

Property History for 288 Harvard St

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Aug 11, 2020

Under Agreement

MLS PIN #72696239

Aug 11, 2020


MLS PIN #72696239

Jul 31, 2020

Price Change

MLS PIN #72696239

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Under Agreement

MLS PIN #72696239



MLS PIN #72696239


Price Change

MLS PIN #72696239


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

Schools near 288 Harvard Street

King OpenPublicPK-50.1 mi
Malik Academy/ Al Bustan PreschoolPrivatePK-50.2 mi
The Henry Buckner SchoolPrivatePK-10.3 mi
CambridgeportPublicPK-50.4 mi

King Open

PK-5, 0.1 mi, Public


Malik Academy/ Al Bustan Preschool

PK-5, 0.2 mi, Private


The Henry Buckner School

PK-1, 0.3 mi, Private



PK-5, 0.4 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.

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