The rate of people with college educations in Melrose is a lot higher than the average rate in the country. A lot of unmarried people live in this neighborhood and there are lots of social activities for the singles to enjoy.
If you like a home with real character then look no further than the streets around Melrose which have been standing for many decades. In this place, home prices noticeably dropped 7.3 percent last year to reach $170,509 from a previous $183,944. During the same period, inventory is noticeably increasing in Melrose year-over-year, with a 20 percent increase in for-sale listings last year alone. For those that prefer hardwood floors over carpet, quite a few of the homes here will appeal to you because they come with well-polished hardwood flooring.