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$6.3M Mandarin Oriental Trade; Sausage Parcel Stuffed; More

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Here's the latest from Curbed Boston, fulfilling all your real estate intel needs.

BACK BAY—A 3-BR, 3.5-BA, ninth-floor spread at the Mandarin Oriental closed for $6,300,000, adding to the tally of Boston mega-deals this April.

SOUTH BOSTON—Plans for Southie's so-called Sausage Parcel are back on. Developer Madison Properties plans a 414-unit apartment complex, with an emphasis on innovation units. The oddly shaped site at 399 Congress Street was originally supposed to be a hotel, but the Great Recession put the kibosh on that.

BACK BAY—Unit 2 at 3 Commonwealth Avenue has hit the market for $6,495,000. The listing comes on the heels of Unit 1 finding a buyer with a price tag of $7,995,000 (quite possibly the biggest condo deal of the year so far).

SOUTH ENDThe first of the six townhouse-style condos of the converted New Hope Baptist Church at 740 Tremont Street has debuted: a $2,550,000 listing with a 27-foot-wide living/dining/kitchen/powder room.