Brookline Homes for Sale
Brookline was first settled in 1638 as a hamlet in Boston, but was incorporated as a separate town in 1705. The Town of Brookline is on the western edge of Boston and east of Newton. As close as Brookline is to Boston, it has managed to maintain its own identity. Brookline features a mixture of urban and suburban living, upscale shops and recreational parks, apartment buildings making it a great neighborhood to rent for college students & young professionals.
Despite being a desirable place to live due to its vast amount of green space and recreational facilities, Brookline still maintains a very vibrant city feel. Brookline’s major retail centers include Coolidge Corner, Brookline Village, Washington Square, Cleveland Circle and the Chestnut Hill Shopping Center.
Nearby colleges and universities of Brookline include Pine Manor College, Hellenic College, Newbury College, Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology, Boston University, Boston College, Wheelock College, Northeastern University, Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis and The New England Institute of Art.
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