City Homes 63a Charles St, Boston, MA02136 City Homes specializes in residential rentals and sales in the Beacon Hill and Back Bay areas. This location is one of…More its two offices in Beacon Hill. The window display outside the shop is covered with current listings, with an emphasis on rentals in the central Boston area. Most residential rental listings currently available can be viewed on the website.
Red Brick Real Estate 49 Charles St, Boston, MA02108 Located on busy Charles Street, Red Brick Real Estate assists clients with buying, selling and renting residential…More properties in Boston's Beacon Hill, Back Bay and South End neighborhoods. The agency's founder, Marc Marsan, is a Beacon Hill resident and can serve as a valuable resource for insider tips and recommendations about local restaurants and businesses.
Street & Company 78 Charles St, Boston, MA02108 Founded in 1920, Street & Company is a small real estate agency representing four of Boston's most historic…More neighborhoods--Beacon Hill, Back Bay, Bay Village, and the South End. Visit the agency's Charles Street location and you'll quickly discover that the office matches the charm of the neighborhood. Once the living room of a private Beacon Hill home, the office features soft lighting, a fireplace and antique wooden desks. Experienced agents will gladly work with you to find your perfect apartment, or purchase or sell property in some of Boston's most famous residential areas. In addition to agents, Street & Company also has several attentive, professional property managers on staff who remain on call after hours in case of building emergencies.
Brewster & Berkowitz Real Estate 79a Chestnut St, Boston, MA02108 Boasting over 30 years of experience, Brewster & Berkowitz Real Estate is an established resource for selling and…More renting properties in Boston's Back Bay, Beacon Hill, Waterfont, Midtown and South End neighborhoods, as well as in Charlestown. Founders Sally Brewster and Ron Berkowitz offer clients a thorough knowledge of the market, and a strong dedication to meeting their buying or selling needs.
The Beacon Hill Times is a weekly newspaper that covers the Beacon Hill community. A staff works out of a small…More office on Myrtle Street to publish print and online editions. The print edition is published every Tuesday.
The paper is owned by the Independent Newspaper Group, a company based in Revere, MA. The company owns eight other community papers in the Boston area.
The staff at 25 Myrtle St. also publishes the Back Bay Sun and the Charlestown Patriot-Bridge. Together, the three publications make up Callery Press, Inc.
Friends of the Public Garden is a nonprofit organization that formed in 1970 in response to the deterioration of…More Boston's public parks. Today, the organization partners with the city of Boston to maintain the beauty and splendor of the Boston Public Garden, the Boston Common and the Back Bay's Commonwealth Avenue Mall.
From its headquarters in Beacon Hill, Friends of the Public Garden helps to preserve and protect the parks by repairing fences and fountains, restoring monuments and maintaining trees and foliage. It takes care of 44 monuments and more than 2,000 trees in all three parks. In 2009, the organization spent more than $150,000 on pruning, fertilizing and injecting trees against disease.
The group partners with the city of Boston and is supported largely through private donations. Executive Director Elizabeth Vizza and a board oversee the organization's activities. To join Friends of the Public Garden, residents can make a donation online of $25 or more.