What $1 million will buy you right now all over Greater Boston

Buying Luxury Boston Cambridge Newton South Boston Wellesley Winchester
537 East First St., #3 in South Boston is listed for $1,059,000.
537 East First St., #3 in South Boston is listed for $1,059,000. via MLS

Would you rather own a contemporary South Boston condo with a private patio or a Tudor in Winchester on a private cul-de-sac?

You can have either for about $1,000,000.

Other possibilities for this price range include a Cambridge duplex condo, a recently renovated single-family in Newton, and an updated home in Wellesley Center.

Here’s the list, ranked from highest price per square foot to lowest. Check them out.

537 East First St., No. 3, South Boston
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,396 square feet
$758.60 per square foot

. —via MLS
. —via MLS

This contemporary South Boston condo has all the bells and whistles: 10-foot ceilings, a gas fireplace, European cabinets, porcelain countertops, high-end appliances, a spa-style bathroom, programmable custom blinds, and more. You can expect the same attention to detail outside, including a private landscaped stone patio with a fireplace and a built-in barbecue, along with a private roof deck. There are also two deeded garage parking spaces.

25 Beech St.,  No. 2, Cambridge
2 bedrooms, 2.5 baths
1,568 square feet
$669.64 per square foot

. —via MLS
. —via MLS

This renovated duplex between Porter and Davis squares boasts an open floor plan with 9-foot ceilings. The kitchen features granite countertops, an island with seating, stainless-steel appliances, a wine cooler, and recessed and pendant lighting. There’s a double-sided gas fireplace with a floor-to-ceiling stone surround separating the living and dining rooms. You’ll also find a deck off the living room and a fenced-in patio.

284 Parker St., Newton
4 bedrooms, 3 baths
2,214 square feet
$473.80 per square foot

. —via MLS
. —via MLS

This Colonial was renovated in 2010 and features an open living and dining room area with tall ceilings. There are hardwood floors throughout; central air; new windows, plumbing, roof; and electrical; and solar panels.

20 Abbott St., Wellesley
4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths
2,406 square feet
$446.80 per square foot

. —via MLS
. —via MLS

You should stop and enjoy this home’s front porch before entering. Once inside, this single-family, which is located in a historic district, has high ceilings, a renovated kitchen with granite countertops, and a dining room. The family room, which has lots of natural light and built-ins, has French doors that lead to a large bluestone patio with a fire pit.

3 Felsdale Close, Winchester
4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths
2,410 square feet
$426.97 per square foot

. —via MLS
. —via MLS

Located on a private cul-de-sac, this Tudor has a mix of historic features and modern touches. You’ll notice hardwood floors, a kitchen with a peninsula and granite counters, and a large living room. The family room and the downstairs office offer access to separate decks that overlook the backyard.

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