The Highlands, Waltham
Nestled into the historic suburb to the west of Boston, Waltham, The Highlands is a prestigious neighborhood with a lot to offer prospective home buyers in the area. Development of the neighborhood began in full force in the 1920s and 1930s, and these homes typically fall between 1,000 and 2,000 square feet, offering 2 to 4 bedrooms. Newer construction in the neighborhood usually falls within 3,000 to 4,000 square feet. Aesthetically pleasing, the community is composed of colonials, capes, and raised ranches. The Highlands is an optimal suburban neighborhood and homes are typically at the higher end of the Waltham housing market.
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This coveted neighborhood sits north of Route 117, and Route 20 is also nearby. The community is bordered by I-95 to the west. For quick access to Boston many residents enjoy the convenient MBTA Commuter Rail stop in vibrant downtown Waltham, where there are also a number of popular restaurants and stores, mainly on Moody Street. To enjoy Waltham outdoors, prospective home buyers may like the Storer Conservation land, with scenic landscaping and hiking trails.