Cape Cod’s distinctive salt boxes and Cape houses please the eye with cedar-shingled sides while Federal, Greek Revival, and Victorian-style are found in every town. Whether you yearn to live in an antique home or a sleek condo, Cape Cod's four centuries of architectural history offer plenty of choice. In the market for a new business? Several brokers specialize in the sale of businesses along with commercial real estate listings. Established businesses for sale may include hotels, restaurants and storefronts, as well as commercial sites like warehouses or commercially-zoned land. Click here for the Cape Cod & Islands Association of Realtors. Find helpful real estate statistics for Barnstable County.
Cape Cod, Massachusetts is steeped in history, alive with arts and rich in recreational pursuits. The Cape is comprised of 15 towns, each offering its own special twist on seaside living. Cape Cod is far more than a world-class vacation destination – it is a real place, offering top notch health care, quality public and private education, vibrant options for volunteers, and a strong entrepreneurial spirit. And did you know Massachusetts was named the #1 Best State to live in America for 2016? Find out why!
Living the good life on Cape Cod is a state of mind. Stay tuned in to what is new and interesting on the peninsula! Let us give you the down low on what it really means to live, work, play and create on Cape Cod in our monthly lifestyle Quahog Blog.
Massachusetts’ public schools rank #1 in the USA. Cape Cod boasts excellent k-14 schools. US News & World Report has ranked Sturgis Charter School in Hyannis #3 on the Top Ten List of Charter Schools in America, Harwich High School and Nauset Regional High School on its list of best high schools in the country, and Massachusetts Maritime Academy as one of the top 10 schools in the region. Cape Cod also is home to Cape Cod Community College, with graduate education programs offered by UMass and Bridgewater State University, among others.
Cape Cod is proud of our quality of care. From Cape Cod Healthcare, considered one of the top healthcare systems in the country, to the best alternative healthcare practitioners, the Cape can help with any of your health and wellness needs. Looking to stay fit? Yoga studios, private health clubs and gyms are located in most Cape towns. In fact, the town of Barnstable was ranked as one of "America's Healthiest Metros!" Looking for a new doctor? Find one now with the help of Cape Cod Healthcare or Emerald Physicians! Learn more about My Choice Matters, a Cape-wide campaign sponsored by the Barnstable County Regional Substance Abuse Council that seeks to promote healthy behaviors.