You may find it helpful to get a Market Insider report. It's free on my website at http://www.movingsouthofboston.com/mimarket/zip/02370/ . Just copy and paste the link.
You'll see that the median price for July is $285,000, median days on market is 92, community information, compare areas, school information. You'll also see a graph showing list to sold price.
I hope this helps.
All the best,
Success! Real Estate
Jaymac, good afternoon. In today's market, with prices that have been in decline for some time, it's not unusual for assessed values to be behind the market. Assessed values won't change until your town reassesses the entire town, or you file for an abatement proving to the town that the property is no longer worth what they have it assessed for. Keep in mind that if the entire town was reassessed with values accurately reflecting today's resale values, the tax rate would increase,, and your tax bill would remain about the same. You only save money if your property is re assessed at a lower rate with the rest of the town remaining the same.... more