By definition, the South Shore of Massachusetts is most commonly referenced by the towns that actually border the Atlantic Ocean between Boston and Cape Cod. Regardless of definition, it is commonly accepted for most local residents of the area to include all towns from Braintree to the Cape Cod Canal.
These towns offer a mix of suburban, rural and mid-sized industrial communities with median sales values ranging from $247,000 to $745,000. The diversification is apparent, but the consistency is evident through the individual beauty of each town, many enhanced by coastal harbors and waterways.
Commuter convenience options available via automobile, train or boat to Boston make South Shore communities a desirable choice for home buyers. That in combination with some of the highest ranked school systems in Massachusetts assist in maintaining consistent Real Estate values and make the South Shore a destination point for home buyers and seekers of seaside ambiance. Seaside beauty with commuter convenience plus affordable options make the South Shore the place of choice.