Weymouth, MA 2014 Real Estate Activity Report

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


There was a 21% decrease in documents recorded at the Norfolk County Registry of Deeds for Weymouth in 2014, resulting in a reduction of 2,569 documents from 12,324 to 9,755.


The total volume of real estate sales in Weymouth during 2014 was $885,492,647 which showed a 178% increase from 2013. The average sale price of homes and commercial property was up 189% in Weymouth. The average sale was $1,090,508. These numbers were significantly influenced by the November 17th sale of Fore River Energy for $265 million.  


The number of mortgages recorded (1,895) on Weymouth properties in 2014 was down by 26% from the previous year. Total mortgage indebtedness also decreased by 8% to $534,354,761 during the same period.


There were 29 foreclosure deeds filed in Weymouth during 2014, representing a 21% increase from the previous year when there was 24 foreclosure deeds filed.


Finally, homestead activity decreased 12% in Weymouth during 2014 with 858 homesteads filed compared to 980 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.