Brookline consists of a unique mixture of fast-paced streets and foot traffic, while still maintaining a friendly sense of community and lovely nature views. Find your own little place among beautifully appointed apartment buildings, staggering multifamily Victorian homes and large estates among working professionals and graduate students. Although only a short distance from Boston’s downtown, Brookline’s bustling retail centers, like Coolidge Corner and Brookline Village, are pedestrian-oriented shopping areas with a variety of boutiques, coffee shops, bookstores, fresh fruit and vegetable markets, delicatessens, and restaurants. Brookline allows you to easily enjoy the convenience of big-city living while maintaining its small-town charm.
Brookline is only minutes away fro Boston’s city center by taking advantage of the C & D trains on the MBTA Green Line. Bus routes that connect Brookline to Boston’s greater web of transportation include the 60, 65 and 66 lines.