• 25 hottest towns in Massachusetts for second quarter of 2014

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    McGeough and Lamacchia released their list of the hottest towns in Massachusetts for the second quarter of 2014.

    The realtors used data from the Warren Group to determine the top 25 towns with the largest increases in home sales for the second quarter, which ran from April 1 to June 30. They use this to determine if a town is becoming a sought after location for homeowners.

    Here is the top 25:

    1.       Oxford

    -          63 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $185,000
    -          3-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013 

    2.       Chelsea

    -          84 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $270,000
    -          7-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    3.       Wakefield

    -          130 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $410,000
    -          63-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    4.       Uxbridge

    -          50 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $267,500
    -          15-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    5.       Longmeadow

    -          64 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $355,000
    -          56-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    6.       East Boston

    -          87 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $335,000
    -          55-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    7.       Abington

    -          55 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $282,000
    -          49-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    8.       Woburn

    -          159 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $365,000
    -          47-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    9.       Westborough

    -          84 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $437,000
    -          45-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    10.   Westwood

    -          66 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $630,000
    -          43-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    11.   Scituate

    -          94 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $495,000
    -          38-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    12.   Dorchester

    -          281 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $345,000
    -          35-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    13.   Agawam

    -          102 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $195,000
    -          32-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    14.   Hanover

    -          50 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $440,000
    -          32-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    15.   Hyannis

    -          76 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $245,000
    -          31-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    16.   Hyde Park

    -          51 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $310,000
    -          31-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    17.   Braintree

    -          149 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $360,000
    -          30-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    18.   Brewster

    -          83 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $337,000
    -          28-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    19.   Hudson

    -          80 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $285,000
    -          27-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    20.   Maynard

    -          57 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $307,000
    -          27-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    21.   Haverhill

    -          222 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $230,000
    -          25-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    22.   Attleboro

    -          154 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $238,000
    -          25-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    23.   Dracut

    -          110 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $245,000
    -          25-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    24.   Rockland

    -          67 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $255,000
    -          24-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    25.   Whitman

    -          56 homes sold in second quarter
    -          Median price: $258,500
    -          22-percent increase compared to second quarter of 2013

    To learn more, visit: http://www.mlrealtyne.com/

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