Dover is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts. Located about 15 miles southwest of downtown Boston, Dover is a residential town nestled on the south banks of the Charles River.
A large percentage of owner-occupied residences makes Dover a great place to settle down and feel some stability. This location boasts a large number of residents with some kind of college-level degree. Since most residents are married and many have children, this town is the perfect place to raise a family if you want your kids to have plenty of friends to play with. Public census and other data indicate that residents of this town typically earn higher average annual incomes in comparison to the residents of similar U.S. communities.
Home prices in Dover didn't see much movement last year with a slight 1.7 percent drop in average listing price, but with a $1,514,845 average listing price this year, buyers can still enter the market with confidence. At the same time, inventory in this town marginally declined 1.6 percent in the same period. The number of homes for sale dropped from 62 in last year to 61 in this year. Families that enjoy spending time at home playing games should consider a home in this family-oriented place where plenty of residential properties feature a large family room. Quite a few homes in this town boast master bedroom suites with adjoining bathrooms and plenty of closet space to help you live in comfort. Book lovers, here is your chance to have a library of your very own as quite a few residential properties in Dover have library rooms just waiting to be filled with books.