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The Kensington
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Anonymous

2019-06-11  

We are staying at the Kensington while they are renovating our property on Beacon Hill. We looked at several close by locations before we settled on the Kensington, but the Kensington was the clear winner. They also had 160+ positive "love letter" re...

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Anonymous

2019-06-06  

The events organized are really fun. The gym is great and big enough so there is always space to do your work out without having to wait. The pool area is really nice with 3 grills, nice seating area and the heated pool. The staff is very friendly an...

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Airy_C

2019-06-06  

I don't even know where to start when it comes to the Kensington, but let me start off with what I love most about this place which are the people who work here. I have been a resident here for the past two years and what initially drew me here was h...

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N---ry_H

2019-06-05  

Amazing place with incredible amenities. The staff is top notch and takes care of everything, they are extremely accessible and help out whenever possible. The property is always taken care of and constantly updated, they keep adding features and upg...

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LizG8011

2019-06-05  

The Kensington has it all. Gorgeous apartments, top-notch staff, and a convenient location to Boston's highways and subway lines. We appreciate the quick response to occasional maintenance issues. All of the staff go the extra mile in all they do. Lo...

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Anonymous

2019-06-05  

The Kensington has exceeded my expectations over the last year. It doesn't feel like a place to just come home to, it feels more of a sense of community and I have gotten to know the staff, Maint. Team, and my neighbors where I enjoy going to events ...

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Heather_W304

2019-06-05  

This community is the best we have experienced. The staff are amazing, the maintenance team provide prompt and friendly service and the concierge are a pleasure. The location is perfect for access to all that Boston city has to offer. If you want to ...

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nwc1845

2019-06-05  

The Kensington is the best apartment I have lived in so far. The staff is always friendly and prompt with solving any issues you may have. The building also hosts many events that are free for the community. Our apartment room itself is very modern a...

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Anonymous

2019-06-05  

The Kensington is the best apartment community I have ever lived in! The staff is exceptional and goes out of the way to make residents feel taken cared. They host many great events such as wine tastings, yappy hours, and calligraphy classes. The uni...

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Zseyer

2019-06-05  

Let's get one thing out the way: the Kensington's location is superb. It is probably the first thing that comes to mind upon visiting the building, it's so good that you keep repeating it throughout your stay, and it is where the value of the place b...

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Verified Resident 621203

2019-03-29  

The Kensington has been the best community I've ever been. Everything in this community is just perfect. From the doorman, to the maintenance staff, to the leasing staff is outstanding. Living here feels just like home. I would definitely recommend t...

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Verified Resident 608255

2019-02-25  

Overall good the last few months of living here at the Kensington and would recommend to friends that were apartment seeking. Amentities are great and requests are adhered to in a timely manner! I am looking forward to see what the spring and summer ...

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Verified Resident 606860

2019-02-21  

Fantastic. Best living experience I??™ve ever had. Exceeded my expectations. Great community environment and very friendly. Great staff, amenities, and all well maintained. Moving from NYC to a city I know very few people, living here truly feels l...

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Verified Resident 594624

2019-01-19  

Kensington has been great, staff is awesome and they really care. Definitely recommend this living space.Kensington has been great, staff is awesome and they really care. Definitely recommend this living space.

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Verified Resident 593953

2019-01-17  

Great stylish facilities and design, location is very good and management company is responsive and suppptive of needs. Friendly staff in every need who ensure building is Well maintained. Couldn??™t have asked for a better placed

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Verified Resident 585077

2018-12-19  

Kensington is a property that is what I would want from a luxury apartment - staff who knows and cares who I am, responsive service, and care for details. Location is great too. In a market with lots of new properties coming online, Kensington is cer...

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2018-12-07  

These are really nice apartments.

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Anonymous

2018-12-07  

I love this community because of the staff. Very welcoming and friendly. They have a nice big lobby with lots of room. The apartments and well appointed. The pool area is very nice. Lots of space for guests. It is also very close to down town.

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2018-11-07  

Best staff, friendly and helpful. Available all the times.Somewhat strict rules on the lounge (6th floor). Doors of apartment make lousy noise but otherwise everything else was great

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2018-11-01  

I came to Boston from outside of the US about 5 years ago. I chose the Kensington as my home in Boston and I've never regretted my decision. Every time I come home from work, I feel safe and relaxed in the Kensington, because the concierges and secur...

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2018-10-27  

My girlfriend has been living here for ca. 4 years. I have been visiting her on and off for some time, and when we decided to move in together, it was hardly even a discussion as to where we should live. The Kensington beats my tiny Inman Sq apartmen...

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2018-10-18  

After living at the Kensington for three short months, I feel confident to admit I hit the jackpot! Each and every day that I have lived here has been such a treat with all the amenities, people, staff, puppies, and endless events. Before signing wit...

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2018-10-18  

My spouse and I have been living at the Kensington for the past 4 years and highly recommend the building as your potential new home. We've now lived in 2 different apartments here and have had great experiences in each. A large part of this is becau...

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Verified Resident 559061

2018-10-18  

My experience has been wondeful. Summer just completed but the deck and pool area are my favorite. The area give us a sense of community. The amenties are well maintained along with the units. The staff is friendly and is very helpful with packages a...

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Verified Resident 558265

2018-10-17  

The Kensington has been one of the best places I've lived so far. The amenities are excellent and always well maintained. The staff are polite and helpful. Repairs are always done in a timely manner as soon as the request is placed. There are always ...

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Verified Resident 558399

2018-10-17  

Property is very nice and felt like home right away. Move in was easy, staff has been helpful. Events are a great way to meet people. Amentities are amazing, especially for the price. One block from Boston common, and the the building could not be mo...

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Juansorbet

2018-10-16  

At the beginning I was worried about living in a managed apartment building. I thought I wouldn't be like living in a hotel, something I don' like. The Kensington has the best of a home and a hotel. I feel it is my own place but it has all the advant...

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Verified Resident 547895

2018-09-26  

Great location and amenities, good apartment space, though we are on the third floor and have a poor view that looks at a wall and poor natural lighting. Staff are responsive to all requests. Staff are friendly. Great pool. I feel like the front desk...

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Verified Resident 528704

2018-08-17  

A wonderful full-service apartment in the absolute best location in downtown Boston. All of the following are within easy walking distance, theaters, museums, food shopping, restaurants, nightlife, all five T lines, Fenway, TD Garden..

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Verified Resident 528711

2018-08-17  

I have only lived at the Kensington for a month now but it has really lived up to my expectations. I feel like I want to take advantage of the events as that??™s one of the reasons I moved here, to meet new people as. I??™m not orginally from the...

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2018-07-30  

I've been living at the Kensington for over two years now and can't imagine a better place to make your home in the hustle and bustle of the city. The apartments are well designed, with most featuring stunning views of Boston. The best part about bei...

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Verified Resident 518373

2018-07-25  

I have not spent much time here yet since I have just started my lease about a month ago, however what i have experienced so far has been very satisfying. Everything is very clean and well kept, and the staff have been very helpful with my move in pr...

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Verified Resident 516591

2018-07-21  

Its my first experience living in the states and this property is more than I wished for a great start in Boston. such wonderful experience! great facilities.. perfect location.. friendly and approachable stuff.. lovely community! I highly recommende...

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Verified Resident 504267

2018-06-23  

I love living here. I feel very self and welcome and all maintenance needs are met in a timely manner. My only problem is some tenants who smoke and those who fail to keep the disposal unit clean. Also, I think the swimming pool could be better maint...

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Verified Resident 503244

2018-06-21  

Great experience - staff is friendly and helpful. I was a bit worried about living alone (this is my first time not having roommates), but I feel very safe at the Kensington. The building is very well maintained and the maintenance staff fix problems...

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Verified Resident 502558

2018-06-20  

Welcoming experience from its design to its staff. Truly the perfect Boston location. Very close to common stores and public transportation. Solarium and pool are awesome and in a pseudo-rooftop location that is unrivaled. Also is very pet friendly w...

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Verified Resident 502606

2018-06-20  

The best decision I made when moving back to Boston was moving into the Kensington. I used to rent from a privately-owned condo and as a single, young professional, I can't ever imagine not having the amenities and staff to make my living situation m...

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Verified Resident 502644

2018-06-20  

Loved living at the Kensington. The combination of the friendly staff, high end amenities, and social events including work out classes make this building second to none. I have requested two repairs since I have been in the building and they were bo...

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emusil29

2018-06-13  

We lived 2,5 years in this building we highly recommend this place. Especially we recommend this building to Europeans, because this building is still keeping up with high standards. It's in perfect shape and the whole maintenance team is working ver...

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Anonymous

2018-05-15  

This is an impressive management team. Within minutes of filing a maintenance issue they have replied and dispatched someone to deal with it. They are always courteous and friendly, and did a great job of making us feel at home. Strongly recommend!

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2018-03-30  

I could expound upon the amenities, service, concierge, and community of the Kensington for hundreds of words like many of the other reviews below....Or I could just tell you that once a 35 year veteran multifamily finance executive visited me and re...

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jakekoerner@gmail.com

2018-03-29  

The staff is professional, courteous, responsive and kind. The building's amenities are top-notch (e.g. pool, great workout space, nice lobby, dog bath area, dog paw wipes and salve to protect from the salty winters etc.) and are always well-maintain...

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Athena_G

2018-03-29  

This is honestly the BEST place to live in Boston. Not only are all of the employees so friendly and helpful, but all of the amenities are always kept so spotless, modern and luxurious. The employees are always thinking of activities to be held at th...

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DavidS07

2018-03-28  

I've been living at the Kensington for the past few years and would highly recommend the building based on my experience. The building staff -maintenance, concierge, and management staff - is attentive and friendly. The amenities are impeccably kept ...

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carolinespillane

2018-03-28  

We love living in the Kensington! The central Boston location is ideal for getting all over the city (or in/out of the city) quickly and easily. The building itself has everything we could ask for - beautiful apartment with floor to ceiling windows a...

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ssmith27

2018-03-28  

The Kensington is a wonderful place to live! I have lived in the building for a little more than 10 months and have no complaints. After only a few weeks of living there, we extended our lease for 2 years! I love the layout of my apartment. It's an o...

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Michelle_G488

2018-03-23  

I absolutely LOVE every moment living here at The Kensington. The staff is very considerate, friendly, and helpful. Being a dental student at Tufts, the location is amazing. The walls are very thick so you can't hear your neighbors (unlike in other l...

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Verified Resident 467194

2018-03-21  

When I first moved in here I was hesitant because of the price. After living in a studio and seeing the design I think it??™s one of the best studios. Maintenance comes when you request a fix and they??™re always very nice.

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2018-03-20  

After surveying every comparable apartment complex in Boston, the Kensington was the immediate choice after having only set foot in it for a few minutes... That was 4 years ago, and I'm still a satisfied resident, as this place has only gotten better...

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hotstud

2018-03-20  

After surveying every comparable apartment complex in Boston, the Kensington was the immediate choice after having only set foot in it for a few minutes... That was 4 years ago, and I'm still a satisfied resident, as this place has only gotten better...

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2018-03-16  

We have been living in the Kensington for almost 2 years and absolutely love it! The amenities, the atmosphere and the location downtown are great. The best thing about this building is the incredible staff. They are professional, responsive, friendl...

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Clarena_G

2018-03-16  

I had loved living at the Kensington. The staff is very friendly. The amenities are great, I enjoy the gym a lot. The location is great, it has everything you need walking distance, two T stations less than a block away.I would highly recommend this ...

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Max_W852

2018-03-15  

The Kensington is by far the best apartment I have lived in. I enjoy staying at The Four Seasons, the Peninsula, and the Ritz-Carlton, to name a few luxury hotels. I would say The Kensington is a comparable experience, not just because of their impre...

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Anonymous

2018-03-15  

Excellent apartment. Friendly and attentive staff that work around the clock to support the residents. My unit has great views of the city and is in the perfect location for my needs. Well equipped gym on site with free weekly classes for residents, ...

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Verified Resident 457698

2018-02-26  

Every day I come home is a breath of fresh air. Everyone is super friendly; I love the sense of community the complex offers. Amenities, management, and staff are second to none. I always enjoy the social functions the building puts together. I const...

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Verified Resident 457019

2018-02-24  

We really enjoy living at the Kensington. It has been a great experience and we have enjoyed living downtown. The only thing that can be frustrating is sometimes people getting in the elevator do not always seem to live in the building and use the gy...

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Verified Resident 457033

2018-02-24  

Outstanding apartment and top notch staff that work around the clock to support residents. Great views of the city and incredibly convenient location. Free gym on site with free weekly classes for residents, awesome pool and deck, great common areas ...

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Verified Resident 446734

2018-01-29  

Since moving in early 2017, all the staff members make you feel welcome and at home. They go above and beyond there normal responsibility. The Kensington offer monthly events to residents that build a community for residents to meet others.

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Verified Resident 446324

2018-01-28  

Great! Staff is friendly and polite. The building is maintained very well. A great place to live. I??™ve enjoyed being here a lot and it is a place I??™d tell others to live in. This is a great facility and the cost is worth it.

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Verified Resident 443474

2018-01-21  

It has been really great to live here. Staff is very helpful and friendly, and the building is very nice. The only downside is the noise in the alley as I live on the second floor. I do love thensize and layout of my apartment. The appliances work ve...

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Verified Resident 440664

2018-01-14  

The management and staff is amazing, everyone is friendly. The amenities can't be beat -- I love the gym, conference rooms, and outdoor pool. My apartment has great lighting and I love the layout, it's exactly what I wanted. Everything is new and cle...

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Schwee

2018-01-08  

I cannot say enough about The Kensington and The Bozutto team that manages the building. Everything and everyone that is associated with the living experience there is top notch. You are not only living in a beautiful building with excellent amenitie...

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2017-12-07  

It has been outstanding living at the Kensington so far. The gym is clean and up to date and pool deck area is awesome. Neighbors are so friendly and I feel like people really try to get to know each other. The apartments are beautiful and modern. I ...

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Verified Resident 425805

2017-11-30  

Concierge staff and management staff = AMAZING. The amenities are outstanding. One block from the Boston Common! This building is walk-able to almost every area in Boston. Prices are fair for what outstanding service and quality you receive. There is...

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Verified Resident 425032

2017-11-28  

Outside is lively, but inside is quiet, safe and can live calmly. Since the office is in the building, it is easy to go to consultation and prompt response can be expected. Staff always provide friendly and attentive service. Access to downtown area ...

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2017-11-27  

This past year has been a phenomenal experience. Moving to the city with a large dog on a tight timeframe was an overwhelming experience. The Kensington staff made the transition easy and supported us along the way with whatever we needed.

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Verified Resident 411902

2017-10-29  

I moved in last February. Moving in was easy and everyone was helpful. Amenities and location are great. Staff is always friendly and the property is very clean. Close to public transportation and all the nice attractions in Boston. Really like the s...

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2017-10-28  

Great amenities and excellent location. Whenever there is a problem staff fix it promptly. People who work at the concierge are always friendly. I really like how they have central AC and new appliances. I have enjoyed living here and it is so clean....

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Verified Resident 410660

2017-10-25  

Everything is well designed. However, i signed the lease online, even though i was coming after 10 days of the leasing start day with a deposit sent to them; they didnt wait till i come and see the apartment myself, and I was expecting an apartment w...

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Verified Resident 409791

2017-10-23  

The most thoughtful living community for its price in Boston. From the quality of unit to the attentiveness of staff to the creativity of the (almost daily) community events, the Kensington is an ideally managed community. The neighborhood could stil...

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2017-10-22  

The most thoughtful living for its price in Boston. From the amenities to the staff to the (almost daily) community events the management of the building is stellar.

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Verified Resident 399284

2017-09-23  

Exceptionally smooth move in experience and exceptional all around service, from planned events to package delivery to maintenance requests. The Kensington really understands city living and is the perfect combination of modern and classic in an amaz...

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Verified Resident 397586

2017-09-19  

The best apartment complex I've ever lived in. Friendly and helpful staff, great gym and a wonderful sense of being at home. This place is highly recommended. Anyone who takes a look will fall in love.

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Verified Resident 396368

2017-09-16  

It is a fabulous locale + location and the community engagement events (like the stand-up comedy night!) add tremendous value to living here. There seems to be a persistent issue with internet speeds. Although a major outage was fixed recently, the s...

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Verified Resident 396001

2017-09-15  

The property has exceeded my expectations. The quality of the amenities is wonderful and the apartment offers a comfortable space to live in. The staff of the building are extremely friendly and responsive. The fellow tenants are respectful. The area...

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2017-09-08  

Living here is convenient, stress-free, and fun! What a great environment to be in! Everyone is friendly and helpful.

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Verified Resident 390852

2017-09-01  

This building is in a perfect location and everyone on the staff is awesome. My unit was brand new when I moved in and it is still in great condition. Maintenance is always prompt and the building is well-maintained. I really enjoy living here.

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Verified Resident 385051

2017-08-17  

My expectations have been exceeded time and time again here at the Kensington. All areas of the apartment building are beautiful. The concierge staff are welcoming, friendly, and incredibly helpful! They really make the Kensington experience that muc...

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2017-08-16  

Great building/community to come home to after work.

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Verified Resident 383324

2017-08-14  

Friendly and helpful staff in a clean, safe building with pleasant common areas and convenient to Boston Financial district, shopping, dining and transportation. Leasing office, from my desk and maintenance staff are all friendly, helpful and consist...

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2017-08-13  

Clean, safe, well managed building with professional and friendly staff committed to assisting residents with all needs.

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Verified Resident 382914

2017-08-13  

Clean. Friendly atmosphere. Staff incredibly helpful. Living here is like staying at a 4 star hotel. From the concierge to the manager, everyone is dedicated to ensuring that residents are happy. It is no surprise that availability is rare. The secre...

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Verified Resident 382925

2017-08-13  

I really love living at the Kensington! The building is really nice, staff is really helpful and profesional. The only disappointing rhing is the surounding of the building. There are a lot of homeless and sometimes I feel unsafe when walking in.

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Anonymous

2017-08-12  

Amazing! No better building in Boston. Truly.

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Verified Resident 381206

2017-08-09  

We enjoy living at the Kensington. Everyone is so positive and welcoming. We also love how it is dog friendly. It does seem like the building is used for a lot of corporate housing, which is fine. Often I see these residents confused with the key sys...

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2017-08-08  

Definitely the best apartment building I have ever lived in. Amenities, staff, and sense of community surpasses all my other living quarters' experiences.

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2017-08-08  

Living at the Kensington is like dating a 10.

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2017-07-20  

Comfortable city living with the best staff you will ever meet and promotes a fun lifestyle for everyone

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Verified Resident 357650

2017-06-15  

I moved into the Kensington at an off-peak time and have since thoroughly enjoyed my stay. The best part of living here is the staff and the level of service. The worse part about living here is the other residents that live in the building.

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Verified Resident 357671

2017-06-15  

The Kensington is the best community experience in Boston -- they go so far above and beyond expectations, it can't even be compared to other properties. There are no hidden charges for amenities (office space, pool, roofdeck, gym, special amenities ...

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2017-06-14  

Pleasant, homely and eye-opening. I've lived here a long time and I've come to consider The Kensington to be home my first home.

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2017-06-14  

I am actually looking to buy but also don't want to leave The Kensington because it has been such a great place to live.

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Verified Resident 349318

2017-05-26  

We couldn't be happier with how we are treated and greeted every day. The staff is so amazing. We love taking advantage of the amenities. Walking to the park everyday is a bonus. I really love the Kensington

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Verified Resident 349323

2017-05-26  

The staff here are all friendly and attentive, the building and amenities are all well-maintained and constantly being updated (2nd grill this summer!), and we regularly enjoy the events put on by management.

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2017-05-25  

The staff makes it so great. The apt is quiet and residents around us seem respectful. Some residents seem very young. Gym is great. Deck it really nice. We love it.

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Verified Resident 347472

2017-05-22  

Love living here. Amazing staff. Concierges and doormen always go out of their way to help you - they're awesome. Great location. Lots of improvements happening in surrounding neighborhood as well. Beautiful amenities. Looking forward to summer on th...

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Verified Resident 347497

2017-05-22  

Starting from the tour of the building to living here it has been a very pleasant and easy experience. Everyone who works in the building is very helpful and kind. It is extremely well maintained and the quality of the apartments are extremely good f...

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Verified Resident 346116

2017-05-18  

So far, living in the Kensington has been a great experience. If you are looking for a luxury experience at a great price, this is the place. There are beautiful apartments with fantastic employees. They are always trying their best to meet your need...

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Verified Resident 346156

2017-05-18  

I'm experience has been extremely positive. They listen to the tenants and are always looking to improve. The apartments are nice and the staff is always friendly. They ensure Pliny's are in place to keep the environment under control. People still d...

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2017-05-17  

I have enjoyed living at the Kensington. The location is central, the staff is friendly and helpful, and the amenities are awesome. The building has social events but the apartments are quiet and clean.

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Verified Resident 335736

2017-04-24  

Within just a few short months of moving into our apartment, it felt like home. This is in large part to the sense of community the apartment staff and management creates. There are fun and different resident events in the middle of the week that are...

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Verified Resident 335748

2017-04-24  

We have renewed each year as we are having a great experience living here. From the staff interactions, to the community, proximity to activities and city happenings, and the top notch amenities - we love living at the Kensington.

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2017-04-23  

Fantastic experience across the board

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Verified Resident 334927

2017-04-21  

While I have only lived at the Kensington for just over a month, so far, my experience has been great. The staff are friendly, I am enjoying the amenities, and I love the apartment. The neighborhood is very convenient to public transportation, shoppi...

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2017-04-20  

The staff are friendly, the amenities are very nice, the apartment is great.

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Verified Resident 334177

2017-04-20  

This is a great building. Management and maintenance staff are excellent. There are plenty working spots for people working from home. Mainenance staff is on top of all maintenance requests and very fast. The staff is very child friendly.

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2017-04-19  

Feels like live in five stars hotel with good neighborliness

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2017-03-24  

My fiancé and I moved to the Kensington this past August. While we loved our place in Back Bay, it was time to move on after 5 years. We probably visited every dog friendly building in the area and left each building feeling frustrated, as we just w...

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2017-03-24  

Moved here from the Back Bay 6 months ago and couldn't be happier! Fantastic location, incredibly friendly / helpful staff and a surprisingly proactive management team that provides monthly solutions to tenent concerns. Also, the building is pet frie...

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Verified Resident 324519

2017-03-24  

Excellent staff who know me personally and are effective/responsive to feedback/requests, clean and modern, fast maintenance, lots of events (especially love the pop-up produce every monday). excellent sound-proofing between apartments.

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Verified Resident 324544

2017-03-24  

Having a large breed dog in the city is not easy but the Kensington makes it a breeze! This is not your typical "high-rise" building community. It is incredibly friendly and welcoming to every resident and dog. Highly recommend!

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lbennett32

2017-03-23  

My fiancé and I moved to the Kensington this past August. While we loved our place in Back Bay, it was time to move on after 5 years. We probably visited every dog friendly building in the area and left each building feeling frustrated, as we just w...

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Aswright27

2017-03-23  

Moved here from the Back Bay 6 months ago and couldn't be happier! Fantastic location, incredibly friendly / helpful staff and a surprisingly proactive management team that provides monthly solutions to tenent concerns. Also, the building is pet frie...

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Verified Resident 323791

2017-03-22  

High apartment standard and luxurious amenity spaces. Plenty of space to work/study for when you want to get out of your apartment. Amazing staff that always help out. Looking forward to the outdoor pool to open later in the spring.

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Duke0707

2017-03-22  

The Kensington is truly a first-class building. The amenities are well appointed and meticulously maintained (gym, pool, etc.). The management staff is proactive in seeking out issues to resolve and improve upon and the building staff is attentive an...

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2017-03-21  

After not being happy in my old apartment just around the corner, I began to search and never thought that living could be this great. Not only is every single person that works here extremely friendly, but every morning I find myself leaving with a ...

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Verified Resident 322756

2017-03-20  

Arguably the best full-service apartment, with a fantastic lounge and gym. Intangibles such as the concierge staff are invaluable and hard to measure. No other property could have managed as well during the water main crisis that The Kensington endur...

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Verified Resident 321530

2017-03-16  

I moved here to have a place where I didn't feel I needed to always be home. I travel a lot and live that deliveries, dry cleaning etc, are able to be stored while away. I like the community board in building link. The consort he team are great, welc...

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Verified Resident 321565

2017-03-16  

We moved in 2016 and signed the contract in 2015. We will stay longer than expected, because we are having a great time in Boston and we love living in our apartment. It could be larger, but that's fine at the moment. We love our view and we enjoy th...

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Verified Resident 321662

2017-03-16  

Great place to live. Great staff. Awesome apartments. Feels like a home. The management always make sure to take care of in the issues you have. The concierge staff takes care of any problems with your apartment or even personal tasks which means the...

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2017-03-15  

The best experience i have compared to other apartment i lived in before

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Verified Resident 313558

2017-02-22  

Very comfortable living facility with excellent amenities and concierge services. Front desk personnel are always welcoming and willing to converse or help with any issues. Management is also readily accessible, and I appreciate their availability on...

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Verified Resident 312401

2017-02-19  

Concierge staff is excellent. Lots of grad students who take over the amenities spaces for studying. Pool is great in the summer when the sun is out. Gym is clean and convenient. Dry cleaning pickup is a plus.

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Verified Resident 312033

2017-02-18  

Absolutely love it! We moved in this year and have not been happier. The staff is so friendly and welcoming which makes coming home so nice each day. The building itself is well maintained and the amenities are awesome. I love the gym and how they co...

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2017-02-01  

The apartments are new, clean and of contemporary design. The place is animal friendly and even has a facility where one may wash one's dog for free. The management and staff are most friendly a nd professional.

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2017-02-01  

Management staffing, concierge and maintenance crew are friendly and professional. They make you feel at home and not just another resident.

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2017-02-01  

living in the kensington is like living in a 5 star hotel.

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2017-02-01  

Staff is wonderful and so is the location. The place is so clean and the amenities are awesome.

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The Kensington Resident

2017-02-01  

The apartments are new, clean and of contemporary design. The place is animal friendly and even has a facility where one may wash one's dog for free. The management and staff are most friendly a nd professional.

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The Kensington Resident

2017-02-01  

Management staffing, concierge and maintenance crew are friendly and professional. They make you feel at homeand not just another resident.

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A P.

2017-02-01  

living in the kensington is like living in a 5 star hotel.

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Francesca D.

2017-02-01  

Staff is wonderful and so is the location. The place is so clean and the amenities are awesome.

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2017-01-27  

Outstanding service, polished living areas, top of the line amenities, the Kensington sets the standard for luxury city living.

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2017-01-23  

Living here is wonderful. The staff is so helpful and always friendly. It's great to be in a place where everyone loves to be there. It really makes it feel like home.

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2017-01-23  

living at the kensington is like living in a 5 star hotel

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2016-12-22  

Apartment location is great, amenities are wonderful, and the staff and management team are amazing! They really care about their residents and are always willing to help!

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2016-12-22  

staff is amazing, location very convenient for me, building is well mantained

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The Kensington Resident

2016-12-22  

Apartment location is great, amenities are wonderful, and the staff and management team are amazing! They really care about their residents and are always willing to help!

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The Kensington Resident

2016-12-22  

staff is amazing, location very convenient for me, building is well mantained

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2016-12-07  

The Kensington is the best.

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Jesse L.

2016-12-07  

The Kensington is the best.

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2016-11-23  

The best apartment complex in the area.

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The Kensington Resident

2016-11-23  

The best apartment complex in the area.

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Anonymous

2016-11-14  

The Kensington is an amazing building. Cant ask for a better staff! Always have new events going on. It would be cool if they organised trips where residents can register and all go. Ski trips, hiking, fishing etc...

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2016-11-02  

I love living here and I can't imagine moving anywhere else. It's perfect.

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The Kensington Resident

2016-11-02  

I love living here and I can't imagine moving anywhere else. It's perfect.

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2016-10-26  

The staff is very friendly, makes you feel at home. Apartments are spacious and have lots of natural light. Only downside is that the surrounding few blocks around the building are not great, but the Kensington staff are trying to do everything they ...

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The Kensington Resident

2016-10-26  

The staff is very friendly, makes you feel at home. Apartments are spacious and have lots of natural light. Only downside is that the surrounding few blocks around the building are not great, but the Kensington staff are trying to do everything they ...

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2016-10-02  

I have lived at The Kensington since I moved to Boston almost 2 years ago. I knew then and I know now that I made a great choice. First, the location is awesome. Super easy to get to many different T lines. You can walk to the North End in 15 minutes...

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2016-10-01  

I've lived here since July and I can't say enough good things about it! I moved back to the area from Philadelphia and toured a number of high rise apartment buildings in Boston in the same weekend to find a place. The management, front desk staff, a...

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2016-09-30  

Great location. Love the pool. Quick access to the Orange, Green and Blue lines on the T. Nice and close to the Boston Common, which is great if you have a dog. Great restaurants nearby too.

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daron90

2016-09-30  

I've lived at the Kensington for over a year and couldn't have more positive things to say about my experience living in the building. As a relatively new building, the unit I moved into was spotless and all the appliances / walls / flooring felt bra...

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2016-09-29  

My boyfriend and I have been living here for about a year and a half, and we absolutely love it here. We're both here in Boston for school at Tufts, and we definitely plan to stay at the Kensington for the rest of school. The staff is terrific and is...

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2016-09-28  

Very happy with the building, staff, location and amenities.

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glieber9

2016-09-28  

My boyfriend and I have been living here for about a year and a half, and we absolutely love it here. We're both here in Boston for school at Tufts, and we definitely plan to stay at the Kensington for the rest of school. The staff is terrific and is...

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jaredS1991

2016-09-28  

Living here is fantastic. Great for working professionals, graduate students, married or single people, parents with young children. Great location. The staff is terrific and so are the amenities. Strongly recommend it to anyone new to Boston.

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TJS_DMD

2016-09-28  

Great location. Love the pool. Quick access to the Orange, Green and Blue lines on the T. Nice and close to the Boston Common, which is great if you have a dog. Great restaurants nearby too.

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The Kensington Resident

2016-09-28  

Very happy with the building, staff, location and amenities.

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2016-09-25  

The Kensington is the cream of the crop of residential buildings in Downtown Boston. The building has everything you could hope for in a residence and more: A huge common area with couches, TVs, pool table and kitchen area, conference rooms that you ...

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2016-09-25  

Absolutely love living here. The staff is great, the amenities are outstanding. It feels like living in a luxury hotel. STRONGLY recommend it.

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tjsutton

2016-09-24  

The Kensington is the cream of the crop of residential buildings in Downtown Boston. The building has everything you could hope for in a residence and more: A huge common area with couches, TVs, pool table and kitchen area, conference rooms that you ...

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2016-09-21  

Kensington is the cleanest and most luxurious hidden gem in downtown Chinatown. A stones throw away from great dining, entertainment, and saturated with exciting nightlife opportunities, the Kensington is one of a kind in it location and staff. The c...

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2016-09-21  

I have been here for the last 5 months and I recommended to every friend who is moving to Boston. The amenities that they offer are amazing, and they even have 2 furnished one-bedroom apartments that you can rent for when you have visitis from out st...

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2016-09-21  

This is simply the best apartment building I have ever lived in. The attentiveness of the staff, the quantity and quality of the amenities, and the central location in downtown Boston, come together to create an unmatched living experience. Every det...

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alech

2016-09-20  

I have been here for the last 5 months and I recommended to every friend who is moving to Boston. The amenities that they offer are amazing, and they even have 2 furnished one-bedroom apartments that you can rent for when you have visitis from out st...

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Anonymous

2016-09-14  

We are a Swedish couple of 50 years old who moved to Boston in March 2016, we looked at eight different buildings and finally decided Kensington. The deciding factor for us was the location and that there was a pool. After now having lived in Kensing...

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Anonymous

2016-09-14  

We have enjoyed living at the Kensington! The staff is always helpful, professional, and friendly. The gym is well equipped, there are a nice variety of social activities in the building, and the facilities is kept clean and tidy.

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2016-08-31  

Beautiful and clean building, fantastic amenities, responsive and professional staff, excellent management, reasonable prices

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2016-08-31  

All is outstanding - the people, staff, community, apartments, common area

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The Kensington Resident

2016-08-31  

Beautiful and clean building, fantastic amenities, responsive and professional staff, excellent management, reasonable prices

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The Kensington Resident

2016-08-31  

All is outstanding - the people, staff, community, apartments, common area

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2016-08-24  

Excellent location, beautiful building and amenities, outstanding staff

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The Kensington Resident

2016-08-24  

Excellent location, beautiful building and amenities, outstanding staff

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2016-07-29  

It makes feel like home everyday and I don't need to worry about issues like rats compared many other apts in Boston.

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Agatha K.

2016-07-29  

It makes feel like home everyday and I don't need to worry about issues like rats compared many other apts inBoston.

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2016-05-27  

It is reliably clean and safe with all amenities well maintained and in working order. Every member of the staff exhibits a high level of attention to detail which keeps the wheels turning smoothly in the community.

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2016-05-27  

The cleanliness of the building, and the fact that staff strive to know your name. I also very much value the security here.

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2016-05-27  

The Kensington is in the best location in the city of Boston. The building is beautiful and maintained to a very high standard. The Bozzuto management team is top notch. The amenities are great.

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2016-05-27  

The customer service is outstanding. I relocated from overseas back to the United States and this can be a major hassle, trying to arrange everything from afar, from different time zones, etc. and the staff at the Kensignton made this much easier. In...

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2016-05-27  

Excellent apartment and friendly staff

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The Kensington Resident

2016-05-27  

It is reliably clean and safe with all amenities well maintained and in working order. Every member of the staff exhibits a high level of attention to detail which keeps the wheels turning smoothly in the community.

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The Kensington Resident

2016-05-27  

The cleanliness of the building, and the fact that staff strive to know your name. I also very much value thesecurity here.

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Daryl S.

2016-05-27  

The Kensington is in the best location in the city of Boston. The building is beautiful and maintained to a very high standard. The Bozzuto management team is top notch. The amenities are great.

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Andrew K.

2016-05-27  

The customer service is outstanding. I relocated from overseas back to the United States and this can be a major hassle, trying to arrange everything from afar, from different time zones, etc. and the staff at the Kensignton made this much easier. In...

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chen y.

2016-05-27  

Excellent apartment and friendly staff

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2016-04-29  

Beautiful and amazing gem in the city

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2016-04-29  

everything is clean, smells amazing, everyone is great. a wonderful place to come home to.

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Jon W.

2016-04-29  

Beautiful and amazing gem in the city

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adriana P.

2016-04-29  

everything is clean, smells amazing, everyone is great. a wonderful place to come home to.

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2016-04-27  

Location, amenities and the front desk are all 10/10

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AK

2016-04-27  

Location, amenities and the front desk are all 10/10

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2016-03-25  

The Kensington is a beautiful building with amazing apartment units that are modern, sleek and very new. The staff is always courteous and helpful. Maintenance is always done within hours of requesting service. The amenities include a pool and gym, w...

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The Kensington Resident

2016-03-25  

The Kensington is a beautiful building with amazing apartment units that are modern, sleek and very new. Thestaff is always courteous and helpful. Maintenance is always done within hours of requesting service. The amenities include a pool and gym, wh...

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2016-03-23  

Great apartment building. Super nice personel. Fast service

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The Kensington Resident

2016-03-23  

Great apartment building. Super nice personel. Fast service

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2016-03-02  

Vibrant yet relaxing atmosphere. Thoughtful events. Highly professional, courteous, and genuine staff.

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AG

2016-03-02  

Vibrant yet relaxing atmosphere. Thoughtful events. Highly professional, courteous, and genuine staff.

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2016-02-26  

Very clean, friendly and personable staff, excellent amenities, spacious homes

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2016-02-26  

Kensington is not only a place where you live. It's a fantastic place, if you need to work from home. You have many places in the 6th floor, where you can work in peace, even 2 meeting rooms, which you can book each day for 3 hours. You got a great g...

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TKabra

2016-02-26  

Very clean, friendly and personable staff, excellent amenities, spacious homes

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The Kensington Resident

2016-02-26  

Kensington is not only a place where you live. It's a fantastic place, if you need to work from home. You havemany places in the 6th floor, where you can work in peace, even 2 meeting rooms, which you can book each day for 3 hours. You got a great gy...

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2016-01-13  

Everything works. It's been great living here.

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2016-01-13  

Living at The Kensington is amazing! Their is such a sense of community and the staff really takes the time to go above and beyond for you. I always feel like my money is well spent when I come home to an amazing and beautiful apartment! The location...

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2016-01-13  

I have enjoyed the Kensington experience and appreciate that the company is constantly striving to do better.

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2016-01-13  

Our experience living in Kensington has been great. The location is perfect. The facility is top notch comparing to other apartments in this price range. The staff is responsive and helpful. The common area is always well maintained and spotless. I w...

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2016-01-13  

I have not been here long, but fell very comfortable thanks to the wonderful staff.

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2016-01-13  

Living at the Kensington has been wonderful! The staff here has made my transition from Indiana to Boston such a pleasant experience, and there is no place that I would rather call home. It is so nice that the Kensington offers all of the amenities t...

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2016-01-13  

I love living at the Kensington. I have no complaints and wouldn't change a thing!

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2016-01-13  

It feels like home. You feel welcomed the very moment you step into the building (Especially when it's cold outside). Extremely friendly and helpful with dogs! Social events are a lot of fun and you actually know your neighbors.

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2016-01-13  

My living experience has been great. The staff is friendly, welcoming and accommodating. The amenities are clean and well-maintained. I lived in the Archstone previously and there I always felt like a visitor and didn't have any relationship with any...

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2016-01-13  

We have moved here from Australia several months back. It is also our first winter in the states. We are glad we picked this apartment as we couldn't have picked a better place to live. Everyone has been very friendly and helpful to us. The guys at t...

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2016-01-13  

Great

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2016-01-13  

The staff at the Kensington is second to none. They go above and beyond to make residents feel welcome and happy. The apartments at the Kensington are flawless, sleek and modern with everything you could need to feel at home. And the building is so d...

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2016-01-13  

We LOVE living The Kensington. The location is the best in the city - minutes away from almost every neighborhood. The staff is friendly, the tenants are young professionals, and the building is modern and clean.

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2016-01-13  

The Kensington combines all the luxuries of a modern apartment building with a 5-star approach to community engagement and service. Renting here is an opportunity to meet people, focus on work, school, friends, or family, while knowing your living co...

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2016-01-13  

excellent

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2016-01-13  

Amazing!

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2016-01-13  

I have never felt better about living in an apartment.

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2016-01-13  

This was a perfect apartment for us after relocating to Boston. The amenities are great, and the staff and community are excellent. It has a great location that was close to public transportation and dining options, as well.

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2016-01-13  

The Kensington is a real community. I feel like the management team really strives to make it an enjoyable place to live. I am always greeted with a warm smile and hello at the front desk whether I'm coming or going and the bottomless bowl of chocola...

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2016-01-13  

My experience has been better than I could have expected. The apartments and amenities are amazing. The staff could not be friendlier or more helpful.

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2016-01-13  

Great building with probably some of the the best floor plans in Boston. Great amenities as well. The kensingtnn club and gym are awesome!

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2016-01-13  

Excellent! Staff is wonderful and those residents that we have met are also great. The property is immaculate and there are so many amenities, it's well worth the price we pay. The location is wonderful (barring a sketchy block or two) and the city i...

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The Kensington Resident

2016-01-13  

Everything works. It's been great living here.

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Anja S.

2016-01-13  

Living at The Kensington is amazing! Their is such a sense of community and the staff really takes the time togo above and beyond for you. I always feel like my money is well spent when I come home to an amazing and beautiful apartment! The location ...

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Danielle W.

2016-01-13  

I have enjoyed the Kensington experience and appreciate that the company is constantly striving to do better.

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RM

2016-01-13  

Our experience living in Kensington has been great. The location is perfect. The facility is top notch comparing to other apartments in this price range. The staff is responsive and helpful. The common area is always well maintained and spotless. I w...

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phayward

2016-01-13  

I have not been here long, but fell very comfortable thanks to the wonderful staff.

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TK - I.

2016-01-13  

Living at the Kensington has been wonderful! The staff here has made my transition from Indiana to Boston sucha pleasant experience, and there is no place that I would rather call home. It is so nice that the Kensington offers all of the amenities th...

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M. M.

2016-01-13  

I love living at the Kensington. I have no complaints and wouldn't change a thing!

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RS

2016-01-13  

It feels like home. You feel welcomed the very moment you step into the building (Especially when it's cold outside). Extremely friendly and helpful with dogs! Social events are a lot of fun and you actually know your neighbors.

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CW from B.

2016-01-13  

My living experience has been great. The staff is friendly, welcoming and accommodating. The amenities are clean and well-maintained. I lived in the Archstone previously and there I always felt like a visitor and didn't have any relationship with any...

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Ding

2016-01-13  

We have moved here from Australia several months back. It is also our first winter in the states. We are gladwe picked this apartment as we couldn't have picked a better place to live. Everyone has been very friendly and helpful to us. The guys at th...

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The Kensington Resident

2016-01-13  

Great

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Kristin from B.

2016-01-13  

The staff at the Kensington is second to none. They go above and beyond to make residents feel welcome and happy. The apartments at the Kensington are flawless, sleek and modern with everything you could need to feel at home. And the building is so d...

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Adam H.

2016-01-13  

We LOVE living The Kensington. The location is the best in the city - minutes away from almost every neighborhood. The staff is friendly, the tenants are young professionals, and the building is modern and clean.

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DT - B.

2016-01-13  

The Kensington combines all the luxuries of a modern apartment building with a 5-star approach to community engagement and service. Renting here is an opportunity to meet people, focus on work, school, friends, or family, while knowing your living co...

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Eleni M.

2016-01-13  

excellent

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The Kensington Resident

2016-01-13  

Amazing!

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RF

2016-01-13  

I have never felt better about living in an apartment.

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Ryan C.

2016-01-13  

This was a perfect apartment for us after relocating to Boston. The amenities are great, and the staff and community are excellent. It has a great location that was close to public transportation and dining options, as well.

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RD B.

2016-01-13  

The Kensington is a real community. I feel like the management team really strives to make it an enjoyable place to live. I am always greeted with a warm smile and hello at the front desk whether I'm coming or going and the bottomless bowl of chocola...

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AG - B.

2016-01-13  

My experience has been better than I could have expected. The apartments and amenities are amazing. The staffcould not be friendlier or more helpful.

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Yi W.

2016-01-13  

Great building with probably some of the the best floor plans in Boston. Great amenities as well. The kensingtnn club and gym are awesome!

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Jm

2016-01-13  

Excellent! Staff is wonderful and those residents that we have met are also great. The property is immaculateand there are so many amenities, it's well worth the price we pay. The location is wonderful (barring a sketchy block or two) and the city is...

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2016-01-12  

I've been at the Kensington for more than two years and it has been an outstanding experience. Top notch service, amenities and property.

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Danielle W.

2016-01-12  

I've been at the Kensington for more than two years and it has been an outstanding experience. Top notch service, amenities and property.

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2016-01-11  

We rented our apartment through emails based on the video recording made by management staff. It was quite a risk to rent out an apartment without the personal visit, but we are glad that we made a right choice. We have been staying here at the Kensi...

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2016-01-09  

Home away from home, friendly professional management and staff that are warm welcoming and responsive. It has been a wonderful experience here.

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2016-01-09  

Great place to live. You get what you pay for.

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2016-01-09  

The Kensington is a great living community. The staff is friendly and accommodating. The building hosts lots of great community building events. I love living at the Kensington.

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2016-01-09  

Great place to live. The staff knows your name and is incredible friendly. Great community environment for a big building. Impeccable apartments and upkeep.

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2016-01-09  

It's a wonderful community. The residents and staff are exceptionally kind. The building and common areas are clean. I love loving here.

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2016-01-09  

Everything has been so great.

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2016-01-09  

This is a place where you can bring your friends and they will say "WOW".

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2016-01-09  

Great experience with community feel and beautiful amentities

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2016-01-09  

Superb. Staff is exceptionally friendly and helpful and make everyone feel as if they are the most important resident. Property is expertly maintained to he highest standards.

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MJ B.

2016-01-09  

Home away from home, friendly professional management and staff that are warm welcoming and responsive. It has been a wonderful experience here.

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Charles

2016-01-09  

Great place to live. You get what you pay for.

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Stefanie

2016-01-09  

The Kensington is a great living community. The staff is friendly and accommodating. The building hosts lots of great community building events. I love living at the Kensington.

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AS

2016-01-09  

Great place to live. The staff knows your name and is incredible friendly. Great community environment for a big building. Impeccable apartments and upkeep.

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SP-Cincinnati

2016-01-09  

It's a wonderful community. The residents and staff are exceptionally kind. The building and common areas areclean. I love loving here.

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The Kensington Resident

2016-01-09  

Everything has been so great.

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Jay P.

2016-01-09  

This is a place where you can bring your friends and they will say "WOW".

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Ashah

2016-01-09  

Great experience with community feel and beautiful amentities

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Charlotte P.

2016-01-09  

Superb. Staff is exceptionally friendly and helpful and make everyone feel as if they are the most important resident. Property is expertly maintained to he highest standards.

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2016-01-03  

We have been here two full years now and never want to leave! We LOVE the staff- the leasing staff, the lobby staff, and the maintenance team are all incredible. They make you feel so comfortable and taken care of in a totally down to Earth and pleas...

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2015-12-01  

It is a very well run and maintained building. However, the staff are the real stars here! The front desk, maintenance and office staff are all very friendly and welcoming. They make a point of knowing your name and greeting you with a big smile and ...

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The Kensington Resident

2015-12-01  

It is a very well run and maintained building. However, the staff are the real stars here! The front desk, maintenance and office staff are all very friendly and welcoming. They make a point of knowing your name and greeting you with a big smile and ...

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2015-11-30  

The Kesninton offers friendly, professional staff, clean, well maintained and secure facilities and modern amenities. Living here is a pleasure and an excellent value.

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The Kensington Resident

2015-11-30  

The Kesninton offers friendly, professional staff, clean, well maintained and secure facilities and modern amenities. Living here is a pleasure and an excellent value.

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2015-11-09  

excellente service

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The Kensington Resident

2015-11-09  

excellente service

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2015-10-10  

Amazing staff, great location & the amenities are perfect. An outdoor roof deck & pool is not something you'll find often in downtown Boston!

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2015-10-10  

top notch employees, amenities, and community events. easily one of the best, if not the best, buildings in the city.

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2015-10-10  

The property is maintained extremely well, the staff is wonderful and the communications from the management are always useful.

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2015-10-10  

The Kensington creates a community space that cares about residents' needs and strives to improve in any way possible.

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JF

2015-10-10  

Amazing staff, great location & the amenities are perfect. An outdoor roof deck & pool is not something you'llfind often in downtown Boston!

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Kendall K.

2015-10-10  

top notch employees, amenities, and community events. easily one of the best, if not the best, buildings in the city.

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Ron C.

2015-10-10  

The property is maintained extremely well, the staff is wonderful and the communications from the management are always useful.

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AWalther-Puri

2015-10-10  

The Kensington creates a community space that cares about residents' needs and strives to improve in any way possible.

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2015-10-09  

The Kensington team goes above and beyond to make living here an excellent experience. The staff are always friendly and helpful. Living here is like living in a 5 star hotel.

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2015-10-09  

A very convenient set up with amenities and a very helpful staff!

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The Kensington Resident

2015-10-09  

The Kensington team goes above and beyond to make living here an excellent experience. The staff are always friendly and helpful. Living here is like living in a 5 star hotel.

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The Kensington Resident

2015-10-09  

A very convenient set up with amenities and a very helpful staff!

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2015-09-03  

So many positive things to say about the Kensington! Amazing staff, great residents, steps away from downtown Boston and the Common, wonderful events hosted every month! You need to check this place out!

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2015-08-30  

You ever see the show Cheers? Everyone knows your name here! From the conceirge, anyone in maintenance, and of the leasing office, you will be greeted with a smile. They have a pool (billiards) and a pool (get wet!) to go along with their workout cen...

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2015-08-30  

If you're looking for an apartment in downtown Boston, you won't find a better building than the Kensington. Parking is available, but I sold my car as soon as I moved here and never looked back. We're within easy walking distance of several T lines ...

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2015-08-29  

Been living here for two months and the building is incredible. The location can't be beat and everything is new. The best part is the service. Whenever anything is not perfect, just put in a request and it'll be fixed in a day. Today, two service gu...

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2015-08-29  

Hands down, if you have a concern it is addressed immediately. I also feel very safe living here. Pet friendly!! Beautiful layout. The management is attentive. No request is too small OR too big. You are treated first class. I love liking here and th...

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2015-08-29  

Absolutely amazing living in the heart of Boston! The customer service of the management team is top notch. They are responsive to concerns and always friendly. Leaving the building is always sad in the morning because I love loving here so much. The...

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2015-08-29  

I recently moved from 660 Washington Street to the Kensington (across the street). What an upgrade. The amenities are spectacular. Great gym, pool, dog washing room, and even guest rooms you can rent so parents/guests don't have to sleep on your couc...

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2015-08-29  

I recently moved from 660 Washington Street to the Kensington (across the street). What an upgrade. The amenities are spectacular. Great gym, pool, dog washing room, and even guest rooms you can rent so parents/guests don't have to sleep on your couc...

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2015-08-29  

Location. location.Location. But don't let that fool you into thinking this is all The Kensington has to offer. Decked out with amenities, from a pool to computers to a gym. But with any other thing in life, it's about the service and management. Thi...

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2015-08-29  

The Kensington truly becomes your family. I never really thought this could happen, but the staff really get to know you and they go that extra mile to be sure that your day goes well. In addition the building is awesome. Where else can you get a bra...

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2015-08-29  

We moved to Boston a few months ago and are very happy to be living at the Kensington. We were looking for an apartment building in a central location, a building with nice amenities (including a gym)that are well maintained, in unit washer/dryer, an...

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2015-08-29  

Just recently signed a lease in the building. Haven't been here long enough to give it a 5, but so far it's certainly worthy of at least 4 stars. I can speak to why I chose this building over others in Boston. The location is great, it's in the heart...

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2015-08-29  

The Kensington Apartments are absolutely awesome. The amenities are second to none. The associates are the most desirable asset of the complex. Friendly, helpful, curtious as well. The tenants in the building are friendly as well. The building is ext...

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2015-08-29  

The Kensington is superlative when it comes to living spaces in Boston. The building is beautiful, the decor modern & attractive, and the views are incredible. But more than a pretty structure - the living spaces are thoughtfully designed, the common...

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2015-08-29  

My wife and I have lived here for a couple years and we love everything about it. The leasing agents are extremely helpful! We are moving out in a few months and we are definitely going to miss being here. We loved it so much that we are moving to an...

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2015-08-29  

I have lived here for the past year and a half or so and absolutely love it. Yes, other buildings have similar amenities but not parralel to this community and the staff are what make it complete. I have been pregnant for just about 9 months now, and...

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2015-08-29  

I rented my apartment, sight unseen. I moved in July 2014, and wow, I could NOT be happier with the place I now call home! I have lived in the Kensington for just over one year. My one bedroom apartment is well designed and beautifully constructed wi...

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2015-08-29  

Having been a resident at the Kensington for eight months now, I can say with confidence that living here has been an exceptional experience. The location can't be beat; I'm able to easily access every part of Boston. The staff is friendly, accessibl...

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2015-08-29  

The Kensington is by far the best building in Boston - and I have lived in several managed buildings. I also have friends that live in other new apartments in Boston and I can easily say they are all jealous when they come over to visit. I moved in i...

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2015-08-29  

I have lived in the Kensington for almost a year. I live half the time in Manhattan in a similar building. The Kensington's staff, and amenities are awesome. It's great feeling at home just walking through the front door. Quiet building, and there ar...

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2015-08-29  

I've lived at the Kensington for 4 months and love it. Key highlights: (1) Modern style: The building layout and decor are tasteful and pleasing. The lobby allows good traffic flow and quick socializing while passing through. (2) Service: Service is ...

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2015-08-29  

I've been living at The Kensington now for about 7 months, but it feels like I've always been here. You immediately feel like part of The Kensington family. Sort of like Norm at Cheers without all the beer- The entire team knows your name. Everyone i...

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2015-08-29  

My husband and I moved here earlier this year from New York City. We couldn't be happier with the decision we made. The amenities (gym, yoga studio, cycling classes, pool, lounge, etc.) are incredible and the building is super pet friendly. The highl...

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2015-08-29  

My fiancé and I just moved into Kensington a week ago...we absolutely love everything about this building! To mention a few - The location is amazing, right next to Chinatown, the Commons and super close to downtown crossing T station, very convenie...

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2015-08-29  

The Kensington is hands down the best place to live in the Boston area. The service is beyond impeccable. Everyone in management and concierge is beyond helpful. They get to know EVERY resident, and they greet you with the best service. They will go ...

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2015-08-29  

I've seen many luxury apartment buildings in Boston, and I'd say the Kensington is one of the nicest Boston has to offer. The lobby feels like a high end hotel, and the sixth floor is a chic lounge that is fun to host a party or simply relax. What I ...

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2015-08-29  

We have been living at the Kensington for almost 2 years and have really enjoyed it! The management is friendly and attentive and the building has a nice social vibe. The building amenities are great. Would recommend it to friends in a second!

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2015-08-29  

The Kensington is by far the best building in Boston. The units are all beautiful with great layouts, the amenities are all top of the line, and the pool is such a huge plus in the summer. It is so rare to have a pool in the heart of Boston. The staf...

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2015-08-29  

I love living in this building! I thought it would be hard finding a nice building with lots of amenities coming from NYC, but once I saw this building, I was sold. Everything from the units, amenities, and staff and top notch. Best building in Bosto...

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2015-08-29  

My husband and I just moved to the Kensington 2 months ago and we have been loving every moment. Our friends comment on how much friendlier our concierge is than theirs;) any everyone who works at the Kensington is truly exception and easy to get to ...

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2015-08-29  

I moved into the Kensington earlier this year after reading multiple rave reviews from current residents. And they're all right. There's a reason that people never want to leave - it's awesome. Moving in: there's a convenient loading dock and elevato...

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2015-08-29  

THE KENSINGTON IS A PLACE YOU CALL HOME. THE APARTMENTS ARE BRIGHT WITH LARGE WINDOWS. THE BUILDINGS AMENITIES ARE ABOVE AND BEYOND. THE 6TH FLOOR IS AN OASIS FOR THE WHOLE BUILDING TO USE AND SHARE WITH FRIENDS AND MEET YOUR NEIGHBORS. THE MANAGEMEN...

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2015-08-27  

Boston has slowly been gaining a reputation for its excellent offering of urban living options. And it's no wonder that it is home to one of the top 5 highest rated apartments communities across the country. Open for just over two years, the Kensingt...

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pkagarwa

2015-08-04  

My husband, dog, and I lived in the Kensington from June 2014 - June 2015. Moving from St. Louis to Boston, we had trouble finding an apartment in Boston that we liked, so we went with the Kensington. We figured the "full service" in terms of concier...

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2015-07-29  

no recurring complaints or concerns. All events are heavy on booze and run out of food in first 20 min of 2 hr event so I see no benefit from my rent money there. Would rather have discounted rent than see my money go to others' drinking habits

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2015-07-29  

Best building hands down. Competent management team and very friendly staff. They really care about their residents and it shows!

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2015-07-29  

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The Kensington Resident

2015-07-29  

no recurring complaints or concerns. All events are heavy on booze and run out of food in first 20 min of 2 hrevent so I see no benefit from my rent money there. Would rather have discounted rent than see my money go to others' drinking habits

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The Kensington Resident

2015-07-29  

Best building hands down. Competent management team and very friendly staff. They really care about their residents and it shows!

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The Kensington Resident

2015-07-29  

Location

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2015-07-28  

Friendly staff, always welcoming and accommodating. Amazing ammenities!

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2015-07-28  

very convenient location, few can compete. Friendly staff makes me feel comfortable and secure. Clean building.

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The Kensington Resident

2015-07-28  

Friendly staff, always welcoming and accommodating. Amazing ammenities!

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The Kensington Resident

2015-07-28  

very convenient location, few can compete. Friendly staff makes me feel comfortable and secure. Clean building.

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2015-06-30  

Apartments are extremely nice and offer top of the line appliances. The concierge staff is extremely helpful and professional. In addition, if you run into any maintenance issues they are resolved ASAP

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2015-06-30  

The staff is amazing, and they really listen to the residents' needs and suggestions. Bonus: No pet fee, so there are cute puppies everywhere!

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The Kensington Resident

2015-06-30  

Apartments are extremely nice and offer top of the line appliances. The concierge staff is extremely helpfuland professional. In addition, if you run into any maintenance issues they are resolved ASAP

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The Kensington Resident

2015-06-30  

The staff is amazing, and they really listen to the residents' needs and suggestions. Bonus: No pet fee, so there are cute puppies everywhere!

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2015-06-24  

Top notch concierge and staff go over and above the expected.

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Jordan A.

2015-06-24  

Top notch concierge and staff go over and above the expected.

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jj11290

2015-04-23  

Literally the best apartment building in Boston. I've lived in most of the professionally managed buildings in the city but nothing can touch this place. They really go above and beyond, we have breakfast on the run, wine down wednesday, amazing staf...

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jb@hgcornerstone.com

2015-04-23  

We just moved in about one month ago and already the staff and the property itself have exceeded our expectations! We love it here. Upon move in we needed extra time with the elevator and the loading dock since it took a lot longer than expected--no ...

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lkbonn

2015-04-23  

The Kensington is a wonderful apartment building and I would recommend it to anyone looking for an apartment in Boston. There are many perks to living in the building, like the gym, the roof deck pool etc. But what really stands out to me is how atte...

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TDM

2015-04-23  

I recently moved into The Kensington at 665 Washington st after looking at about 20 places over 2 months. I decided to go with a penthouse unit, not based on the quality of the property but on the quality of the staff! I would honestly have to say th...

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aptrated123

2015-04-19  

By far one of the best buildings I have ever lived in.

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SSara14

2015-04-16  

I've lived at the Kensington for about 3 years now. It is hands down one of the best buildings I have ever lived in. The management is outstandingly receptive to residents needs. The amenities are superb - outdoor pool, fireplaces, grills, multiple s...

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skowaguchi

2014-11-25  

We looked at a lot of concierge buildings in downtown Boston before picking the Kensington. We moved in in July, and so far we love it here! There are several reasons why we chose the Kensington over other apartments and why we continue to love it he...

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Ron L

2014-11-24  

What an incredible home! This is not our first full service community luxury building, yet its definitely the best we lived in, we couldn't imagine how good the experience at the Kensington would be. You'll get here the experience of a totally new 5*...

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josephwea

2014-11-24  

Lived here for 6 months Pro: - highly responsive management & great service - walking distance to three subway lines (green, orange, red) - well equipped gym, yoga room, and an outdoor pool & grill area - nicely decorated lounges & meeting rooms - pe...

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carolinehill2

2014-11-24  

I have been at the Kensington to nearly 9 months and am set to resign my lease for another year, which is a testament to how much I enjoy living here !! The Kensington is a great place to live and there really is no better place in Boston offering a ...

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Lucia Luna

2014-11-24  

Living at The Kensington is an amazing experience. The amenities are great (pool, gym, lounge, deck, etc.), and the monthly events are well organized, fun, and a great opportunity to meet other people living in the building. The view from our apartme...

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Alison Z

2014-11-24  

I rented my apartment, sight unseen. I moved in July 2014, and wow, I could NOT be happier with the place I now call home! I have lived in the Kensington for 5 months. My one bedroom apartment is well designed and beautifully constructed with hard wo...

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GanorO

2014-11-24  

We just love it here, The Kensington exceeds all expectations. We moved here 5 months ago from the West End Vesta building. Before choosing the Kensington we checked every full-service community and every luxury apartment building in Boston, and the ...

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cmarciano

2014-11-24  

Having toured many of the full-service apartment developments in the Downtown Boston area, I certainly did my research before choosing The Kensington. I had a number of friends that were already part of The Kensington community, but it is always good...

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Verified Resident 114040

2014-11-23  

Everyone has been so nice and friendly. I am very impressed how professionally managed the building is after living in other buildings in Boston. I would highly recomend this property. Everything has been so wonderful and the amenities are very nice....

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Ksjbrown

2014-11-22  

I have lived in The Kensington for 6 months and absolutely love it. The facilities are amazing, the staff is beyond accommodating and the location could not be better. Located in the hear of Chinatown/the theater district, The Kensington offers resid...

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DZen

2014-11-21  

The Kensington is a great place to live in Boston! I highly recommend people to consider living here if they are looking for a luxury apartment. Location: Great location - conveniently located 1 block from the Chinatown (Orange T) and Boylston (Green...

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sbaltrus

2014-11-20  

I can't imagine a more perfect building! The views are jaw dropping, the apartments are well designed, the common areas are beautiful, the staff is extremely helpful and accommodating, and the residents are friendly. The management goes above and bey...

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CharlesYee

2014-11-19  

Excellent location, great, helpful staff, flawless amenities, and a vibrant resident culture. Lots of people from all over the world who're open minded and social. It's been a great pleasure living here!

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aaronwhite

2014-11-19  

The Kensington is superlative when it comes to living spaces in Boston. The building is beautiful, the decor modern & attractive, and the views are incredible. But more than a pretty structure - the living spaces are thoughtfully designed, the common...

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AC811

2014-11-19  

Our experience living at the Kensington has been great. There are a ton of events they put together for the residents that are a lot of fun. The amenities are better than any other I've seen. Everything is brand new and the building is kept very clea...

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Verified Resident 107954

2014-10-25  

We are so happy living at the Kensington. The location can't be beat - we are right on the edge of Chinatown, in the middle of the theater district, a block away from the Boston Common. The building is gorgeous and well-maintained. Our apartment is s...

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Verified Resident 107027

2014-10-21  

No complaints with the property at all, except for my move-in. The move in was not as smooth as I wanted it. The apartment was not cleaned in preparation for my arrival, which resulted in a bad move in experience. However, my experience with the Kens...

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Verified Resident 107034

2014-10-21  

It's been a great experience thus far. The staff have been great since day one, and the amenities are among the best in Boston. We went to several other apartments and condos in the area, but none included the same amount of amenities and events for ...

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Verified Resident 107048

2014-10-21  

Our experience at the Kensington has been excellent. The location could not be better, the amenities are plentiful, and the staff is friendly and professional. The management regularly plans events that build a community so it's always easy to make s...

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Verified Resident 107060

2014-10-21  

I Love my room, the building is nice along with the amazing views, and there are a lot of fun events that bring everyone together. Staff and other residents are friendly and evryone contributes to the comfortable living environment.

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Verified Resident 103148

2014-10-06  

Very welcoming! Maintenance team is very efficient and fast. I have no dog so I would appreciate if the dog owner be careful with their dogs (sofa, couch with dog hair) The gym is also A+ (although I would add one machine for the legs).

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Verified Resident 101613

2014-09-28  

Kensington is one of the nicest buildings in the city. With tons of great amenities and a friendly and accommodating staff, I would highly recommend this community to anyone looking for upgraded living.

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Verified Resident 101521

2014-09-27  

I believe the Kensington building has many beautiful facilities and convenient location and very helpful team. I wish you change the swimming pool to be indoor. Also please increase number of trulies at least 4 of them thank you

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Verified Resident 99355

2014-09-20  

As an international law student. I was looking for a place close to school, where I would be treated properly and expected services that are on par with a luxury rental at home. All my expectations have been exceeded. The staff is extremely friendly ...

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Verified Resident 99369

2014-09-20  

Overall very satisfied with The Kensington and all staff. The building is well managed and the apartments are beautiful, however it is very expensive. I do not feel a sense of community living here because of the outside location. I walk past drug ad...

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Verified Resident 99385

2014-09-20  

Beautiful, brand new building that is conveniently located, has great amenities, and is pet friendly. We specifically moved here for the location and the gym, which is huge and impressively equipped. Apartments are quiet and sensibly designed, and ma...

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Verified Resident 99396

2014-09-20  

I really don't have much to say, expect that requiring a 200 character writeup about my experience if a bit of over kill. I bet a lot of people get to this point a bail out of your survey. You would be much better off making nothing required, you wou...

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Verified Resident 99447

2014-09-20  

Fantastic. One of the easiest experiences I have seen for moving to a new location. This is an A Plus property. The views and amenities are unmatched. Walking distance to almost anywhere in 10 minutes or less. From the doorman to the pool this is dow...

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Verified Resident 92884

2014-08-27  

Since first meeting the staff at the Kensington our high expectations have been met. The Kensington positions itself as a high end, pet friendly, residential community. It has delivered on all of these measures.

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Verified Resident 92893

2014-08-27  

Wonderful experience. Excellent leasing and maintenance staff. Building is safe and clean. Community is welcoming and friendly. Front desk staff is also excellent. They are professional and remember who I am and are very friendly.

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Verified Resident 92905

2014-08-27  

The Kensington is the BEST place to live downtown Boston. The location is excellent, being located on the edge of Chinatown, Theater District, and the Financial District. The Kensington offers so many amenities, and is extremely accommodating. From t...

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chowdadan

2014-08-14  

The Kensington is by far the best apartment building I've ever lived in. The management team is the best. They social events they host monthly is very fun and a great way to meet your neighbors. The front desk employees are very nice and helpful. All...

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mmilone6487

2014-08-07  

I just would like to let everyone know that Living in The Kensington for the last few months has been the best experience I have ever had when it comes to the management, staff, and especially the amenities. I would recommend this building to all my ...

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lstellato9

2014-08-07  

The Kensington is a great place to live. From the staff, to the amenities, to the apartments themselves. All around amazing! I just recently moved in to The Kensington and from the first time I visited to possibly rent, I knew I could call this place...

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Anonymous

2014-08-06  

Terrific place to call home. Great amenities, and the staff is committed to the happiness and well-being of its residents.

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ctalluo

2014-08-06  

Very nice smoke-free building that is centrally located with easy access to Orange, Red and Green T Lines. The staff is very friendly and the maintenance staff is available at a moment's notice. They always welcome you as you come home and they seem ...

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Anonymous

2014-06-10  

Amazing apartment. The staff is incredibly friendly. The maintenance staff is incredible. They respond same day and help you with any tasks, whether it is installing shelves or fixing appliances. The apartments are modern and beautiful, and spacious....

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Sgirardbarnes

2014-06-05  

This is an absolutely fantastic apartment complex to live in, especially if you are new to town and want somewhere that really has it all. The staff are friendly (friendly is an understatement--they are amazing!) and the building itself is beautiful....

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anjamana

2014-02-28  

The Kensington is the most amazing place I have ever lived. Moving from out of state, and not being familiar with Boston, I couldn't have made a better choice. the Kensington puts together socials and breakfasts in the mornings. So we all get to know...

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Anonymous

2014-01-08  

The Kensington is incredible and is also located in a great location.

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jmusch

2014-01-06  

We recently moved in and could not be happier thus far. The staff are incredible, friendly, helpful and more than willing to help. The facilities are immaculate and the amenities are plentiful. Highly recommend!!!!

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meganh329

2014-01-05  

I am current resident of The Kensington and absolutely love living here! The location is perfect for work and meeting up with my friends. I can walk to work in the Financial District in less than 10 minutes. The orange line is right across the street...

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Anonymous

2014-01-05  

We recently moved into The Kensington, and we cannot be happier. The staff is great. The location is great. The amenities are nice, and we can't wait till the heated pool opens.

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jdpatrick

2014-01-03  

Couldn't be happier with our new apartment. The staff has been more than welcoming and happy to assist us with the move in any aspect of what we need. The location, amenaties, and service are simply unmatched! Love that we can call it home!

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Anonymous

2013-11-10  

I've lived here for a couple of months now and I love it. The staff are exceptional. The only problem I have is the noise from the apartment above. I always hear a woman walking with high heels, because of the hard wood floors I guess.

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meg000

2013-10-31  

I've also only lived here for a few weeks now, and they have been the most incredible first weeks! The staff is so welcoming and always happy to answer any of my questions or concerns. They always greet me and smile when I come home. The apartments t...

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Anonymous

2013-10-31  

I first checked out the Kensington because a friend recommended Bozzuto to me. She had lived in another one of their properties and absolutely loved it. I have lived at the Kensington for almost two months now, and my time here has been absolutely fa...

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jamesh53

2013-10-27  

I've lived at the Kensington now for just a few weeks. I am here during the weeks only for work, but my experience has been wonderful so far. The staff are kind and quick to respond to any needs. The apartment is beautiful and the amenities are great...

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Anonymous

2013-10-18  

I recently moved into the Kensington and I don't have enough good things to say! The staff and leasing office are very helpful and so nice. The apartment and building are beautiful and nicely maintained. The group is very helpful and wants to make th...

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Anonymous

2013-10-17  

It's a excellent complex, with all sorts of grade A amenities...the 6th floor is amazing. Pretty much trumps all other concierge buildings in Boston, more on par with NYC living. Nice people too, which makes everything much better!

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