About Lynnfield

Lynnfield is a beautiful community that features a pictoresque town center as well as new, soon to open Lifestyle shopping center featuring high quality dining and shopping venues. The town may also be called a a golfing destination as it features 2 town owned and 1 private golf clubs. Located just minutes from downtown Boston as well as the beaches of the North Shore - it is conveniently near major commuting routes.

Lynnfield Public Schools

Lynnfield proudly offers one of the best public school systems on the North Shore. Lynnfield offers convenient bus service for those children who need it. The town has many schools including Lynnfield High School, Lynnfield Middle School, Huckleberry Hill Elementary School and Summer Street Elementary School. Our Lady of the Assumption is a Catholic school. The school system consistently has one of the highest standardized test scores of the state. In 2005, Lynnfield High School was named a Blue Ribbon School by the Department of Education as part of the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program. In Boston Magazine's 2012 rankings of public high schools, Lynnfield High School was ranked 28th in the state.

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Lynnfield Homes For Sale

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Happy Home Sellers in Lynnfield see Median Prices Rising!

All real estate is local and right now is a good time to be a local seller.   Lynnfield has certainly rebounded from the dark days of the housing crisis and remains very desirable for families and other homebuyers looking for a great schools and a low key lifestyle North of Boston.    We've calculated the median price for you for 3 time periods in the accompanying chart.  


Real Estate Lingo: Maisonette

Yes- it rhymes with Raisonet!   I discovered this new term in NYC land of the luxury co-op/condo experts.  Further research shows that it is very common lingo in the UK and can represent a one level (flat) or multi-level townhouse style home.

As a term used to sell street level homes in one of the world's busiest cities, maisonette will likely start to appear locally as well - particularly for luxury buildings.  Granted - while the idea of living above it all in the penthouse sounds wonderful - apparently there are drawbacks that maisonettes do not have.

1. Noise:  Curiously - you may not realize that street level noise travels upward wiht minimal loss of quality and volume.  Apparently it hits the sie of the building and changes course intact giving upper floor dwellers no escape from honking horns and sirens.

2. Time:  When pitching a maisonette - it is key to ask the buyers how how of their life they would like to spend waiting for and standing in the building elevators.  Maisonettes generally avoid all of these delays woht direct secure acces to the street level.

3. Value:  Maisonettes may have a lower price than upper level units and may also have a lower share of the association fees.

On the cons - improper sound proofing between floors can result in your knowing too much about your neighbor's lifestyle - but this can apply to all floors not just non-penthouse homes.