Living in Arlington for over 52 years I have always known what a great town we have. What draws others to our Town? What makes it a desirable place to live? Is it the proximity to Boston, our great schools, the rich history or our affordable prices. I think it is a combination of all and much more. Our Market is thriving when others are not so there is something driving people to our town. In the article below it tells how well the Arlington Housing Market is really doing and shows how we are one of the Best Housing Markets in the United States in 2011.
With other towns in the United States having diffucult times in this current Housing Market, Arlington, Massachusetts is doing well. Arlington has ranked 2 out of 5 for the best housing markets in 2011 according to the article by Venessa Wond, Blooberg Businessweek October 24,2011. http://realestate.yahoo.com/promo/americas-best-and-worst-housing-markets-2011.html. Instead of going down Home Sales in Arlington have increased in the last 4 years: According to Boston.com.
Arlington History: Arlington, Massachusetts was founded over 350 years ago, and remains proud of its history, even as it has grown into a thoroughly modern community. The birthplace of Uncle Sam, the location of the first public children's library, and the site of most of the fighting when the British marched through it returning from the Old North Bridge at the start of the Revolutionary War, Arlington has preserved many of its historical buildings and even recreated its town common.
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