Development

J. Borstell Real Estate is noted by investors for exceptional knowledge of the residential market. Local contractors and builders rely heavily on the agency’s ability to find profitable properties as well as to determine accurate after-repair values.

our developments

J. Borstell Real Estate has been developing single-family homes and residential apartment communities for over 30 years. We have the experience and knowledge to build a home you are proud of. J. Borstell Real Estate works with top contractors in the Merrimack Valley with superior craftsmanship and skill.

Premier Development Projects

Salem Street | Andover, MA

Located in Andover’s most beautiful and walkable neighborhoods near Phillips Academy, world renowned boarding school. When building this home, we incorporated features that modern homeowners expect and appreciate. This property has 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, 3 car-garage, 2 offices, mud room, grand foyer with hall closets. This 4,100 square foot home incorporates open living space with a grand family room, three-season sun room, formal dining room and 2 offices. The expansive, private backyard is flat and backs up to woodlands.

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Hansen Street | Burlington, MA

Completed in 2019 after a full renovation this home is designed specifically for multi-generational living. Spacious living room with a gas fireplace surrounded by custom stonework and built-in glass cabinetry, crown molding, and shadow boxes. Your eat-in kitchen features a Brazilian Donatello Dolomite island and countertops, tile back-splash, wine fridge and hood vent. The second floor has a vaulted ceiling master bedroom, dual walk-in closets and a private deck that overlooks your secluded lot that backs up to Mill Pond Conservation. The master bath is equipped with spa inspired rain shower, dual vanities and built-in linen closet. The finished basement has a living room and dining area, office, wet-bar, 5th bedroom with large walk-in closet, a walk-out basement and full size windows for tons of light!


Salem Street | Andover, MA

Located in Andover’s most beautiful and walkable neighborhood near Phillips Academy, world renowned boarding school. When building this home, we incorporated features that modern homeowners expect and appreciate. This property has 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, 3 car-garage, 2 offices, mud room, grand foyer with hall closets. This 4,100 square foot home incorporates open living space with a grand family room, three-season sunroom, formal dining room and 2 offices. The expansive, private backyard is flat and backs up to woodlands.


Oak Street | Somerville, MA

Thoughtfully renovated and expanded into a 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 2 car garage. The location is hard to beat since it’s within walking distance to Union Square, Inman Square and Harvard Square. When rehabbing this home we took into consideration the prime location and the high demand for amenity living. This home features a backyard designed for entertaining with built in firepit and outdoor kitchen.

Boisvert Road | Tewksbury, MA

Carefully and tastefully renovated 4 bedroom, 1 bathroom cape on a level, fenced lot.. One of our favorite features of this home was the multi-functional basement that could be turned into a bedroom, office or dining room. Open floor plan features a new kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and recessed lighting. We updated the bathroom with ceramic tiled floor and tiled tub surround. In order to give our clients a sound investment we put on a new roof and new windows, and fresh paint throughout!


ELM STREET | WAKEFIELD, MA

It was easy to fall in love with the location of this home; an easy walk to downtown close to the train station, short walk to Lake Quanapowitt and minutes to Rte 28 and Rte 93. We completely gutted the interior. The custom kitchen features stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and center island with built in range. The master bathroom was built with modern finishes and conveniences. The second-floor laundry is convenient for busy families. This 1920’s era charm was brought to 2017 homeowner standards.

Hansen Street | Burlington, MA

Completed in 2019 after a full renovation this home is designed specifically for multi-generational living. Spacious living room with a gas fireplace surrounded by custom stonework and built-in glass cabinetry, crown molding, and shadow boxes. Your chef kitchen features a Brazilian Donatello Dolomite island and countertops, tile back-splash, wine fridge and hood vent. The second floor has a vaulted ceiling master bedroom, dual walk-in closets and a private deck that overlooks your secluded lot that backs up to Mill Pond Conservation. The master bath is equipped with spa inspired rain shower, dual vanities and built-in linen closet.


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Walnut Street | Methuen, MA

Perfect for an investor or owner-occupy 2 family home in Methuen, MA close to I-495. The spacious first floor unit has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and a sunporch and deck. The first bedroom has an extended 3 season room with large closet. The bathroom has been gutted and refinished. All walls have been painted and floors replaced. The second bedroom has a large closet and is off of the kitchen hallway. The second floor unit has 3 bedrooms, 1 bath with brand-new hardwood flooring, carpet and paint. Both units have their own washer-dryer.


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3 Boivin Drive | Marlborough, MA

This new construction 4-bedroom, 3 bathroom, 3 car garage, 3, 400 square foot colonial home is located in a beautiful new construction cul-de-sac subdivision. We decided to build an open concept with expansive kitchen featuring all the amenities for a busy family and endless entertaining including a butler’s pantry. The family room has grand vaulted ceilings, gas fireplace, custom mantel and stonework. A spacious sunroom is a great bonus space off the family room. This home has a spacious master bedroom with en-suite that boasts a large tiled shower with rain head and frame-less glass work. There is a huge walk-up attic for future expansion.

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Aerial Street | Arlington, MA

 
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5 Boivin Drive | Marlborough, MA

Sprawling colonial in beautiful cul-de-sac subdivision. This new construction home offers 4-bedroom, 3 bathroom, 3, 400 square feet and 3 car garages. Open concept living space with expansive kitchen featuring all the amenities for a busy family and endless entertaining including a butler’s pantry. Master bath featuring surround tile shower with frame-less glass door. Crown molding throughout first floor except vaulted ceiling in family room. Premium 3 1/4" hardwood flooring throughout first floor, stairs leading up to second floor and second floor landing. Tile in bathrooms. Recessed lighting in kitchen, family room, and master bedroom

This is a rare opportunity to own new construction on a dead-end street within walking distance to Arlington center. The 3,500 square foot home features 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. The first floor has a mudroom off the attached 2 car garage. Which leads to an open concept kitchen, dining room, living room and sunroom with wall to wall windows that looks over the deck and private backyard. This lot has an expansive backyard with mature trees for privacy. A half bath completes the first floor. The second floor has a large master en suite with soaking tub, walk-in rain shower and walk in closet. 3 generous sized bedrooms and washer-dryer. The finished basement with half-bath, game room, office and patio leading to the backyard is a great use of space for families looking to entertain.