Third Square

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285 3rd St, Cambridge, MA 02142
$2,533 - $5,393
Studio - 4 Beds | Furnished
Updated 10 hours ago | Furnished
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Updated 10 hours ago

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Lease Terms

Flexible terms


Recurring Expenses

  • Cat Rent: $50
  • Dog Rent: $75
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Apartment Description

Spacious homes with utilities included, granite counters, swimming pool, fitness center, and 24-hour coniege, located just two blocks from the MIT/Kendall Square T stop.

Utilities are included at Third Square Apartments, Kendall Square's premier property located in Cambridge. Convenient to public transportation and two blocks from the MIT/Kendall Square T stop, these spacious homes include granite countertops, washer and dryer and outstanding courtyard views. Residents have access to a heated indoor swimming pool, 24-hour concierge, 2,200 square foot fitness center, media room, resident lounge with bar and underground parking garage. Close proximity to the Charles River, the Esplanade, Harvard University and MIT. Easy access to Memorial Drive, Storrow Drive, I-93, and the Massachusetts Turnpike. And now you can breathe easy because we're making the move to smoke-free living.

Third Square is located in Cambridge, Massachusetts in the 02142 zip code. This apartment community was built in 2009 and has 8 stories with 292 units.

  • Office Hours

  • Wednesday
    8:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Thursday
    8:00 AM 7:00 PM
  • Friday
    8:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Saturday
    9:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Sunday
    10:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Monday
    8:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    8:00 AM 7:00 PM

Features & Amenities

Special Features

  • Smoke Free Living

Community Features

  • Package Service
  • Self-Service Laundry
  • Controlled Access
  • On-Site Property Manager
  • Concierge
  • Furnished Apartments
  • Dry Cleaning Service
  • Business Center
  • Clubhouse
  • Gated
  • Courtyard
  • Fitness Center
  • Swimming Pool
  • Activity Center

Floor Plan Amenities

  • Washer/Dryer
  • A/C
  • Heating
  • Storage Units
  • Dishwasher
  • Dine-In Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Recreation Room
  • Decorative Crown Molding
  • Room with Views
  • Walk-In Closets



Pet Policy

Dogs Allowed

  • $75 Monthly Pet Rent
  • 3 Pet Limit

Cats Allowed

  • $50 Monthly Pet Rent
  • 3 Pet Limit


GreatSchools Ratings Data

Ratings give an overview of a school's test results. The ratings are based on a comparison of test results for all schools in the state.

School boundaries are subject to change. Always double check with the school district for most current boundaries.



Kennedy-Longfellow School PK-8 | Assigned

158 Spring St
(617) 349-6841

406 Students


Fletcher/Maynard Academy PK-8 | Assigned

225 Windsor St
(617) 349-6588

271 Students


Cambridge Rindge and Latin School 9-12 | Assigned

459 Broadway
(617) 349-6632

1,616 Students


Advent School

15 Brimmer Street
(617) 742-0520

210 Students

Farr James F

71 Pearl St
(617) 497-2620

The Newman School

247 Marlborough Street
(617) 267-4530

250 Students

Public Transportation

Transit / Subway

Kendall Station (Red Line)

Walk:6 min

Distance:0.3 mi

Lechmere Station (Green - E Line)

Walk:14 min

Distance:0.7 mi

Charles/MGH Station (Red Line)

Walk:17 min

Distance:0.8 mi


General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport

Drive:15 min

Distance:5.0 mi

Commuter Rail

North Station Commuter Rail (Lowell, Fitchburg/South Acton, Newburyport/Rockport, Haverhill Lines)

Drive:10 min

Distance:1.8 mi

Yawkey Commuter Rail (Framingham/Worcester Line)

Drive:13 min

Distance:5.6 mi

Kendall Square Neighborhood in Cambridge, MA

84 Walk Score® Very Walkable
82 Transit Score® Excellent Transit

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