Houghs Neck Homes for Sale

Looking for a great place to buy real estate? Houghs Neck is a neighborhood located in Quincy, Massachusetts with enough isolation for those looking to live the quiet life, but also near plenty of stores and attractions. If you decide to buy a home in Hough’s Neck plan to be embraced by the friendly community of “neckers” as locals are referred to.

Houghs Neck was used as farmland until the late 1800s and positioned on the Rock Island peninsula. The town receives its name from the original owner of the farm and orchard, Atherton Hough. The neighborhood began to develop as more and more families began to spend summers at Hough’s Neck. The neighborhood is still well-renowned for its access to beautiful beaches and top-notch flounder fishing. Year-round residents live in the many cottages in the part of the peninsula known as “God’s Country.” Extended families that have been living on the peninsula for years are a mainstay, but new residents are also welcomed and have a tendency to stay in the area after being exposed to the gorgeous ocean views.

The majority of residents in Houghs Neck have less than a 30 minute commute to work. Property and violent crime rates for the neighborhood are extremely low. Property crime rate was 2.39 percent while the violent crime rate was 0.45 percent as of 2011. Due to the low crime rate, families with children tend to habitat the neighborhood. Neighborhood children attend the Quincy Public School District schools. Houghs Neck is home to plenty of restaurants, retail stores and other businesses. Area restaurants include Manet Lunch and Louis Restaurant (closed temporarily). A recent addition, and a family favorite is Hough Many Scoops. A locally owned ice cream shop that challenges visitors with "The Crusher". An overwhelming pile of ice cream that locals can compete on who can finish it the fastest.

Nut Island Houghs Neck For recreation, bring the children to La Brecque Playground on Sea Street. It is over six acres and includes playground equipment, baseball fields, soccer fields and basketball courts. Two beach areas can be found in the neighborhood of Hough’s Neck. Rhoda Beach is a small neighborhood beach in Hough’s Neck with offsite parking. Two beachfront areas each measure approximately 50 yards. Edgewater Drive Beach is the more populated and larger of the beach areas in Houghs Neck. The beach measures almost 200 yards and lies adjacent to Raccoon Island. Amenities found at Edgewater Drive Beach include swimming, parking areas, park benches and picnic tables. The peninsula of Houghs Neck is flanked by Quincy Bay, Rock Island Cove and Town River providing waterviews from many of the homes in the area. 

Community events are extended to all residents of Houghs Neck. The ChowdaFest takes place every September and awards prizes to the restaurant and home chef with the best chowder recipe. Other standout annual events include the Christmas tree lighting at the fire station and the beach festival for the Fourth of July holiday, held on the 3rd of July. Purchasing a home or business in Hough’s Neck is likely a decision you will not regret. Singles, families and retirees will find plenty to do in the area while enjoying being part of a tight knit community.

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Houghs Neck February 17, 2019
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Listed
80
Avg. DOM
$355.81
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$425,000
Med. List Price
12 Properties Found.
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3 Shoreside Rd
Quincy, MA 02169
3 Shoreside Rd Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 22
$364,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
2
BATHS
1
SQ.FT.
960
BUILT
1920
ON SITE
4Days
MLS
72453374
Brand New Roof, brand new kitchen, brand new plumbing, brand new electrical wiring, brand new insulation & brand new bath with Bluetooth enabled fixtures. Just yards from the private beach and...
22 Bird Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Open House
22 Bird Street Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 25
$400,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
1
SQ.FT.
1,080
BUILT
1920
ON SITE
5Days
MLS
72452894
Beautifully updated 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom colonial conveniently located in Houghs Neck just minutes to the ocean, parks, elementary school, ice cream shop, corner store and the 216 bus to Quincy...
680 Sea St
Quincy, MA 02169
680 Sea St Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 30
$949,000
Subdivision: Adams Shore
BEDS
4
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
2,040
BUILT
1960
ON SITE
19Days
MLS
72447518
Waterfront property, new construction, with your own private beach and breathtaking views of the Boston skyline and harbor islands from every room. There is a large deck on each level for your...
116 Rhoda Street
Quincy, MA 02169
116 Rhoda Street Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 17
$649,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
5
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,813
BUILT
1925
ON SITE
23Days
MLS
72446082
This one of a kind bungalow has been in this family for ages. Tall doors from a governor's mansion in Boston grace the door frames with high ceilings and an open floor plan overlooking the saltwater...
11 Bell Street
Quincy, MA 02169
11 Bell Street Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 29
$739,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
4
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
1,664
BUILT
2019
ON SITE
25Days
MLS
72445599
Introducing "The Compound" ! Live by the ocean in this spectacular brand new single family with separate carriage house. The stunning main house offers 3 bedrooms with custom master walk-in closet,...
90 Turner St
Quincy, MA 02169
90 Turner St Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 19
$240,000 ( $10,000 )
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
2
BATHS
1
SQ.FT.
860
BUILT
1920
ON SITE
34Days
MLS
72440902
Short Sale Being Sold As Is.2 BEDROOM, 1BATH BUNGALOW, CENTRAL A/C, LAMINATE FLOORING , VINYL SIDING. SUBJECT TO BANK APPROVAL AND $5,000 SHORT SALE NEGOTIATION FEE. SELLER MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR...
115 Turner St
Quincy, MA 02169
115 Turner St Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 18
$569,000 ( $80,900 )
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
4
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
2,153
BUILT
1925
ON SITE
46Days
MLS
72436338
Priced to Sell! Charming Colonial in Hough's Neck! Just yards from the beach, this home offers amazing space and ocean views on all levels! Enjoy the breathtaking water view right from your master...
7 Manet Ave
Quincy, MA 02169
7 Manet Ave Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 22
$399,999
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,263
BUILT
1920
ON SITE
88Days
MLS
72426217
Here is a perfect Bungalow in Houghs Neck. This place is tight. 3 beds 1.5 beds. Its in a flood zone but during the last big storm they didn't have any water on this property. The other silver...
8 Shoreside Road
Quincy, MA 02169
8 Shoreside Road Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 27
$450,000 ( $49,000 )
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,654
BUILT
1900
ON SITE
131Days
MLS
72408566
WATERFRONT PROPERTY - Come see this ocean front property with tremendous Boston skyline views!! Located in the Adams Shore section of Quincy. Situated on a quiet street in the Post Island...
67 Edgewater Dr
Quincy, MA 02169
67 Edgewater Dr Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 26
$535,000
Subdivision: Houghs Neck
BEDS
2
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,432
BUILT
1930
ON SITE
140Days
MLS
72403783
Hough's Neck location, corner lot with unobstructed water view. Open Floor plan with large light filled living area and window that offers fantastic views of Hingham Harbor and Boston Harbor Islands....
186 Babcock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
186 Babcock Street Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 11
$299,999 ( $20,000 )
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
2
BATHS
1
SQ.FT.
616
BUILT
1953
ON SITE
153Days
MLS
72396888
Adorable house in the HOUGHS NECK area of Quincy. Property is within distance to the BEACH! Nice 2 level deck and backyard to host a family function, central air, double driveway, catherdral ceiling...
267 Rock Island Rd
Quincy, MA 02169
267 Rock Island Rd Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 7
$395,000 ( $90,000 )
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
1
SQ.FT.
1,518
BUILT
1910
ON SITE
304Days
MLS
72282311
Wow- water views!! Amazing opportunity for investors or handy homeowner looking to build immediate equity. Updated homes in this desirable ocean front community sell for double this price! The first...
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