1001 Southern Artery
An expansive community located just nine miles south of downtown Boston, Faxon Commons boasts 582 luxury units in a seven-story building set on 24 landscaped acres in the historic Quincy area. Both short- and long-term leases are available for every apartment and townhouse, providing flexibility for temporary residents and security for those who want to stay settled.
Unit sizes range from studio apartments with one bathroom to spacious four-bedroom, two-bathroom townhouses. Floor plans are designed to accommodate many living situations and feature modern amenities such as wall-to-wall carpeting, walk-in closets, energy-efficient stainless steel appliances, high-speed Internet and air conditioning. Kitchens include a dishwasher and garbage disposal for easy cleanup and maple cabinets to keep food and dishware organized. Private balconies and patios offer beautiful views from each unit. Convenient onsite laundry facilities are available to all residents.
Faxon Commons provides attractive common areas both indoors and out. Tenants can relax in the clubhouse, enjoy a favorite TV show in the media lounge or head over to the fitness center for an invigorating workout. A shared barbecue and picnic area is available for casual outdoor dining or summertime parties, and an onsite playground is always accessible. All facilities and amenities are handicap accessible.
With the MBTA Red Line just 1.5 miles away, Faxon Commons offers fast access to the Boston area. Tenants enjoy all the convenience of being close to the city without any of the hassle. Living nestled in the midst of landscaped grounds with tennis courts and a swimming pool readily available provides a comfortable and inviting atmosphere for residents of all ages.
For anyone who wants to leave the busy city of Boston behind at the end of a stressful day, why not move to a well constructed, apartment community a few miles from city life? Just nine miles south of the Boston, located 1.5 miles from MBTA’a Red Line, these spacious, airy apartments are close to Quincy Point, Merrymount and Quincy.
Built in 1979 with 582 units on seven stories, and with controlled, gated entry, Faxon Commons is ideal for singles, couples or families. While still maintaining a connection to the city, this community’s setting has the feel of an urban, sanctuary for residents. Set in historic Quincy amid trees, greenery and landscaped gardens, the development still remains close to every facility you need. Located close to Falls Boulevard Shopping Center, schools, banks and restaurants, these apartments not only have comfort but also convenience. With short term furnished apartments available and flexible lease terms ranging from 6 months to more than a year, this complex is perfect for full-time residents, visitors or businessmen.
These well designed apartments are wheelchair accessible, have elevators for easy access to higher floors and a multitude of amenities to make life outside the city a delight. There is a 24-hour gym, a resident's clubhouse, a pool with a sun deck and a BBQ/picnic area. For relaxing, there is a media lounge with free WiFi, a quiet courtyard, a playground for children, and for the sports minded, tennis courts. This is a smoke free community and no pets are allowed.
The contemporary style apartments have air conditioning, large closets and are high speed Internet ready with a choice of cable or satellite TV. Extra storage is available and each building has a laundry facility and onsite maintenance is never far away. Window coverings, heat, hot water, sewer and trash are all included in the monthly rent. Living areas have a private balcony or patio and wall to wall carpeting while kitchens and bathrooms have newer ceramic tile. The modern kitchens have updated cabinetry, some with light wood or earth tones, efficient, stainless steel appliances, which include a range, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave and garbage disposal. Counter tops are either stone, granite or other hard wearing composites. There is a choice of studio, or 1, 2, 3, and 4 bedroom units.
Entrance to the studio is by a small foyer with two closets. The large 24 ft. x 14 ft. living space has ample room for all your furnishings and electronics. The open kitchen is fitted with modern appliances and the separate, private bathroom has a tub. First floor studios have a patio, whereas others on higher floors have balconies. Studio apartments are about 500 sq. ft. Floor plans may vary according the level on which they are situated. All sizes quoted are approximate and vary, so please contact your local realtor for availability and current information.
1 bedroom, 1 bathroom apartments range from 638 sq ft. to 647 sq. ft and monthly rent is from $1673 to $1885. Entry to these apartments is via a small foyer fitted with two closets and a linen storage area. The substantial 11 ft. x 8 ft. 8 in. kitchen has stainless steel appliances, which include a range, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave and disposal. An oversized large counter top can also be used as a breakfast bar. The 17 ft. x 13 ft. living room has an adjacent patio or balcony and a small hallway leading to a 17 ft. x 11 ft. bedroom with a walk-in closet. The bathroom, with a tub, is accessed from the hallway. Floor plans may vary according the level on which they are situated. All sizes and rent quoted are approximate, so please contact your local realtor for availability and current information.
Two bedroom, one bathroom apartments are between 848 sq. ft. and 879 sq. ft. and monthly rent is from $2,231 to $2,360. Entry is via a small foyer with a closet and linen storage and on one side is the 11 ft. x 8 ft. 8 in. kitchen, complete with modern appliances, and the bathroom with tub on the other. The 17 ft. x 13 ft. living room has a patio or balcony, which is accessed through double, glass doors. Bedroom one is 13 ft. 8 in. x 11 ft. and has a walk-in closet. Bedroom two is 14 ft. 8 in. x 12 ft. and has two, large closets. These units have been thoughtfully designed to utilize every inch of space.
Also available are 848 sq. ft., 2 bedroom 1.5 bathroom units with rent from $1,991 to $2,162. Two bedroom 1.5 bathroom townhouses are 1205 sq. ft. Floor plans may vary according the level on which they are situated. All sizes and rent quoted are approximate, so please contact your local realtor for availability and current information.
The spacious 3 bedroom 1.5 bathroom townhouse is gorgeous and perfect for families or persons requiring extra space for use as a computer room or home office. The first floor comprises of an entry with two good sized closets and stairs to the second floor. Along the hallway is a half bath, comprising of commode and vanity, another large storage closet as well as a 10 ft. x 12 ft. kitchen fitted with a range, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, garbage disposal and spacious counter tops. The extra large 27 ft. x 15 ft. 6 in. living room, with a patio or balcony accessed by double, glass doors, has plenty of space for dining at one end and has a door leading to the kitchen. On the second floor, a hallway with linen storage leads to all three bedrooms and a full bathroom with a tub. Bedroom one is 14 ft. 6 in. x 11 ft. with a closet. Bedroom two is 14 ft. x 12 ft. with a closet and a door accessing the bathroom. Bedroom three is 11 ft. x 10 ft. 5 in. and has a closet. All bedroom closets have bi-fold doors. Floor plans may vary according the level on which they are situated. For information on four bedroom units, please contact the property manager. All sizes and rent quoted are approximate, so please contact your local realtor for availability and current information.
Close to this remarkable community are many indoor and outdoor activities. For aspiring singers, a 10-minute walk away is Jazmoon Karaoke, an entertainment venue with private rooms, state-of-the-art sound systems and LCD touch screens for song selections. A five minute drive away is a selection of other entertainments. For fitness fanatics, there is The Quincy Athletic Club offering Pilates, Zumba, yoga and many more health related programs. Many well known eateries serve seafood, sandwiches and craft beers and Mound Street Beach, a public area, has a sandy coastline, swimming, soccer field and picnic site. Everything you need is either located in this gated community or very close by.
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