Background: Stephen Phillips House museum in Salem, Massachusetts. Originally built in Danvers

Discovering and Moving to Massachusetts

Moving to Massachusetts

History, Geography, Homes, and State Resources of Massachusetts

For those relocating to Massachusetts from outside the state, choosing even a general region within the state to start looking in can often be an daunting one. Many are commuting to Boston proper, and when relaxing in their home thousands of miles away peering at a small map, they are not really able to determine any uniqueness among the different areas. The information contained here a only guideline, based on surveying of the area, as well as experiences and commentary several hundred people who have moved in or out of the region. Hopefully these insights will assist you determine where to commence your search.

During the 19th century, Massachusetts was famous for the intellectual activity of its writers and educators and for its expanding commercial fishing, shipping, and manufacturing interests.


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