Although officially known as a town, Braintree adopted a municipal charter, effective 2008, with a mayor-council form of government, and is considered a city under Massachusetts law.
Real Estate Update for Holbrook, MA
The Town of Holbrook is a suburban New England town in Norfolk County. At the time of the 2010 census, the town population numbered 10,791. When the town was incorporated, in February of 1872, Holbrook was a leading center of boot and shoe production in the United States. Now primarily residential, it offers commuter rail service into Boston, affordable prices, a small town feel and a brand new Pre-K-12 combined school, making it an attractive option for
new home buyers.
In September and October 2018, home sales increased slightly - 25 homes sold this year compared to 15 homes sold in the same time period last year. The number of days a property remained on the market decreased in 2018 to 30 days compared to 40 days in 2017. Prices for a single family home increased this year to $383,905 from $325,927 in 2017. There is currently no condominium market in Holbrook.
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