Dedham, MA 2014 Real Estate Activity Report

During 2014, real estate activity in Dedham saw increases in total volume and average sales price.


There was an 18% decrease in documents recorded at the Norfolk County Registry of Deeds for Dedham in 2014, resulting in a reduction of 1,046 documents from 5,661 to 4,615.


The total volume of real estate sales in Dedham during 2014 was $260,571,717 which showed a 65% increase from 2013. The average sale price of homes and commercial property was up by 54% in Dedham. The average sale was $648,188. These figures were impacted by the following transactions recorded in 2014; $31 million sale of Allied Drive property on October 2nd, $19 million sale of 25 Fox Drive on October 19th, and the $16 million sale of Dedham Medical Associates on December 23rd.


The number of mortgages recorded (956) on Dedham properties in 2014 was down by 24% from the previous year. Total mortgage indebtedness actually increased by 38% to $1,048,462,415 during the same period.


There were 11 foreclosure deeds filed in Dedham during 2014, representing a 10% increase from the previous year when there was 10 foreclosure deeds filed.


Finally, homestead activity decreased by 5% in Dedham during 2014 with 450 homesteads filed compared to 476 in 2013.

The Norfolk County Registry of Deeds will be closed on Thursday, July 4th in celebration of Independence Day. We are open Friday, July 5th.

The Norfolk County Registry of Deeds is closed Today, July 4th in celebration of Independence Day. We are open Friday, July 5th.