The median home value in Arlington, MA has increased by 14.8% since February 2009!
No. 2: Arlington, MA
Percent change: +14.8
Every day we hear doom and gloom in the news about real estate values around the country. Recently national data ranks Arlington, MA #2 in the nation!
Known for its good schools, green parks, low crime rate, and affordable housing, Arlington MA home sales have increased for the last four years, according to Boston.com. The median home value in the city was $475,800 in August, according to the Zillow Home Value Index, and the median sale price was $468,200 as of July 31.
Read more from Bloomberg Businessweek…
This is verification for what we in the industry have seen in the past several years; that other areas in the country and the state may have depressed markets, but this area has been a smart place for buyers to invest their real estate dollars. With education, medicine and technology in the Boston area, confident buyers are flocking to the suburbs, seeking the lifestyle and housing that our vibrant town offers. Read the Bloomberg article, and if you would like to discuss any of your real estate questions, email us today. We would love to hear your thoughts!