About Us

Chestnut Hill Realty is one of New England’s leading full service real estate companies, specializing in multifamily housing. Established in 1969, CHR owns and manages 27 apartment home communities in Greater Boston and Rhode Island. Service offerings include apartment rentals, corporate/temporary housing, development and commercial leasing. CHR strives to deliver industry leading customer service and enhance the amenities and features at its apartment communities.

Chestnut Hill Realty understands that the place where you live is the center of your life. Good living is the basis for all the service CHR provides. Customer satisfaction is a priority and guaranteed

Five generations of the Zuker family have been active in real estate. Edward Zuker, Founder and CEO, inherited a passion for real estate from his parents and started Chestnut Hill Realty. Today, several members of the family work at CHR, and a sense of family extends to the Company’s more than 200 highly professional, dedicated employees.

Environmental sustainability is a priority at Chestnut Hill Realty. The Company incorporates many green practices into its business operations. Initiatives currently being undertaken include resource conservation (water, energy, materials), holding resident recycling events, installing energy saving appliances, operating property recycling center, conducting education and awareness campaigns, supporting reward and incentive programs and improving indoor air quality.

CHR is committed to strategic growth and sustainable profitability. The Company will continue to acquire large apartment properties in the New England area.
Chestnut Hill Realty’s residential portfolio includes more than 4,500 apartment units.

Around Boston
Brighton - 6 properties with 124 units

Brookline - 7 properties with 357 units

Cambridge - 7 properties with 297 units

Framingham - 1 property with 581 units

Greater Boston
Hancock Village: a 789-unit townhome apartment community, located on 80 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds in Boston, Brookline and Chestnut Hill, MA.

Longwood Towers: an 74-unit luxury apartment community located in a high rise building adjacent to the Longwood Medical Area in Brookline, MA.

Ridgecrest Village: a 389-unit single level and townhome community located on two parcels of land in West Roxbury, MA.

Norwood Gardens: a 344-unit garden style apartment community featuring single level floorplans in a suburban setting.

Norwest Woods: a 406-unit apartment community featuring townhomes and single level floorplans and luxury amenities in Norwood, MA.

Water View Apartments at Framingham: a 581-unit apartment community only 30 minutes from downtown Boston.

        Water View Apartments at Framingham: The Village
        Water View Apartments at Framingham: The Terrace

Waterfall Hills at Canton: a 243-unit community of single level apartments with beautiful grounds, surrounded by conservation land in Canton, MA

Village Green: a 400-unit single level apartment community located in Plainville, MA, featuring a variety of amenities and upgrades.

All of these properties are within easy commuting distance to the Greater Boston area, offer convenient highway access, and are accessible by public transportation.

Rhode Island
The Regency Plaza: a 444-unit luxury apartment tower in the heart of downtown Providence, RI, with 24-hour concierge services.

Bay View Estates: a 130-unit apartment community comprised of a highrise tower and garden style residences featuring stunning views and upgraded amenities.

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