The Eastern Shore of Nantucket includes several of the islands more remote beaches. The Eastern shore starts with the amazingly beautiful Coskata/Coatue and runs the length of the island ending with at the wide open easy to access Sconset beach. Access can be an issue on the Eastern shore please plan accordingly as may of the beaches require beach permits and 4 wheel drive to reach them.
The following property transfers were recorded in the Registry of Deeds from March 30-April 5, 2018:
Danielle deBenedictis to The Ackabbey Nominee Trust: 2 Sasachumet Lane, vacant land, 1.58 acres, $2,500,000.
MHD Partners Real Estate LLC to Gustavo Kinrys and Irena Cafasso: 4 Goose Cove Way, dwelling, .93 acres, $2,100,000.
The George F. Korn Living Trust to John F. D’Avella and Denise A. D’Avella: 14 Pleasant St., dwelling, .09 acres, $1,715,000.
Laurance J. Guido to Carl and Sharon Nielsen: 90 Baxter Road, dwelling, .46 acres, $1,480,000.
The following property transfers were recorded in the Registry of Deeds from Feb. 2-8, 2018:
MBC Trust to Melissa Cafritz Management Trust: 47 Hulbert Ave., .18 acres (two-sixths interest), dwelling, $5,933,433.33.
Moonlight Dance LLC to Lauren Dayya: 8 Nobadeer Ave., .93 acres, dwelling, $5,495,000.
Holdgate Family Limited Partnership to Buck Hollow LLC: Lots 26-37, Buck Hollow and Fawn Lane, 1.84 acres, vacant land, $3,625,000.
Believe it or not Spring is on the way (as of 12:15pm, Tuesday March 3/20 to be exact). After a winter of frozen waves and record cold and snow it nice to look forward to longer days and warmer temps. Whether you're a local or visitor to this great island Spring on Nantucket can't be missed. The annual Nantucket Daffodil Festival is a favorite among locals and visitors.
While inventory at this time is lower than it has been in March for the previous 2 years, sales are continuing to outpace, up 35% from last year YTD. With inventory lower and demand increasing average and median home prices have increased. For sellers this translates into a great time to sell your home, especially early spring before the seasonal influx of properties come on the market.
Madaket, with it's tranquil harbor and tidal flats was where the first European settlers of Nantucket landed in 1659. Over the years the area served as a farming and fishing community, until modern transportation transformed it into an idyllic vacation spot.
A quick search on Kayak shows that there are some great prices on flights right now. Depending on where you're coming from flights are starting at $97 round trip from Boston, MA. Sites like Kayak and even the airline sites themselves typically offer an alert service that will notify you via email when flights go on sale. This can be an easy way to get a great deal on your next trip to Nantucket.
If you're looking to rent a vacation home on Nantucket but don't know where to start, you're not alone.
Recently the Internet has exploded with a number of website designed to make your search easier, but more often than not people find themselves overwhelmed by the volume of information available. Finding the perfect beach house or vacation villa isn't easy, but there are resources that can help guarantee you get the vacation you want.
The South Shore of Nantucket offers some of the finest beaches in the in the world. The following list is just a sample and include Surfside, Miacomet, Cisco, Tom Nevers and Nobadeer beaches. The South Shore does face open ocean swells making it popular for those seeking waves, but also more prone to rip currents.
Nantucket offers some of the finest beaches in the eastern United States, from the Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge on it's northeastern shore to beautiful Madaket on it's western shore. Nantucket beaches have something for everyone, with protected beaches along the north shore to open ocean beaches along the south shore for those interested in catching a few waves.
The historic and idyllic village of Siasconset or as it's known to locals Sconset. A self contained community that has managed to maintain many of it's period charms. Founded over 300 years ago as a whaling outpost, Sconset is best known for it's timeless architecture and unique natural beauty.
According to the National Association of Realtors 18% of homes purchased in the Northeast in 2014 where either vacation or investment properties. The report goes on to detail that 31% of those sales were made with the intent of eventually converting into primary residences.