Boston's Benjamin Mansion at 74 Beacon Street has been for sale for years, though now it has been leased to the tune of $40,000 a month. The 8,450 square foot brownstone overlooking the Public Garden has 6 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, and an infinity pool. $40,000 is the highest residential rent ever recorded in Boston by MLS.
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