What does a million dollars buy you in communities North of Boston? In some communities a million dollars buys you a dated Ranch or renovated colonial built in the 1930’s. In other communities, it buys you a new construction colonial on a busy street or a completely renovated cape with a gorgeous yard. Every community North of Boston has a different “feel” or you might even say a unique personality. This is exactly why shopping for homes North of Boston is so fun! What is important to you? Is it the school system or the tax rate? Do you want access to public transportation or is a local hiking spot of more importance to you?