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’s Crossing. Manet Lunch is a pizza shop with other Italian fare available while Louis’s Crossing has some of the best area seafood.

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 December 15, 2018
13
Listed
74
Avg. DOM
$332.60
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$439,000
Med. List Price
13 Properties Found. Showing 1-12
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110 Charles St
Quincy, MA 02169
110 Charles St Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 30
$399,900
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
2
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,080
BUILT
1900
ON SITE
10Days
MLS
72430666
Beautiful colonial in the wonderful Hough's Neck section of Quincy. This spacious and sunny home was practically rebuilt from the foundation up featuring gleaming hardwood flooring throughout, gas...
118 Macy St
Quincy, MA 02169
118 Macy St Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 14
$359,000 ( $6,000 )
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
1
SQ.FT.
1,764
BUILT
1900
ON SITE
13Days
MLS
72412226
Just a few steps from the beach, a lovely fixer upper in Houghs Neck. Truly a spacious unit upon entry. Walk into a foyer perfect for storing winter gear. There is an eat in kitchen open concept with...
77 Spring Street
Quincy, MA 02169
77 Spring Street Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 30
$525,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
4
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,540
BUILT
1900
ON SITE
15Days
MLS
72389335
Direct Waterfront Cape on Beautiful Rock Island Cove. Live in your vacation home year round with your own private beach! This wonderful home has been in the same family for over 50 years and features...
7 Manet Ave
Quincy, MA 02169
Open House
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
24Days
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...
71 Spring St
Quincy, MA 02169
71 Spring St Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 24
$439,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,147
BUILT
1915
ON SITE
44Days
MLS
72419264
Waterfront home in Quincy with spectacular views. This home features a great open floor plan on the 1st floor with living, dining and kitchen seamlessly flowing together. The recently renovated...
90 Turner St
Quincy, MA 02169
90 Turner St Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 20
$250,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
2
BATHS
1
SQ.FT.
860
BUILT
1920
ON SITE
45Days
MLS
72348140
LENDER APPROVED PRICE!! INVESTORS TAKE NOTICE!! Cozy 2 bedroom cottage close to the beach in Quincy's Houghs Neck. BANK APPROVED @ $285,000***SHORT SALE***SOLD AS-IS***PROFESSIONALLY NEGOTIATED BY...
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
67Days
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 11
$535,000
Subdivision: Houghs Neck
BEDS
2
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,432
BUILT
1930
ON SITE
76Days
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
89Days
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...
25 Chatham
Quincy, MA 02169
25 Chatham Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 30
$579,000 ( $20,000 )
Subdivision: 50 Hooper Street According To Uspo
BEDS
4
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,853
BUILT
1992
ON SITE
95Days
MLS
72393603
Welcome to Houghs Neck, be envied by your friends and family when you own this semi secluded 4 bedroom, 2 full bath Colonial which is really picturesque, from the beautiful views of the salt water...
81 Manet Ave
Quincy, MA 02169
Open House
81 Manet Ave Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 25
$675,000 ( $90,000 )
Subdivision: Houghs Neck
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,496
BUILT
1900
ON SITE
102Days
MLS
72389053
NEW PRICE! Stunning waterfront property with panoramic views of Boston Skyline and Quincy Bay. Direct water access on Manet Ave/second deeded tidal land lot. Property entitled to two moorings, a...
224 Palmer St
Quincy, MA 02169
Open House
224 Palmer St Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 27
$499,900 ( $40,000 )
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
4
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,905
BUILT
1974
ON SITE
152Days
MLS
72363724
Beautiful water views from this large, updated Colonial home with 3 floors of living space. Across the street from Baker Beach. The home features updated kitchen, granite counter tops, hardwoods...
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