House Rich: Neighborhoods With the Biggest Price Jumps

By Suzanne Woolley and Bloomberg Rankings - 2014-03-20T20:55:50Z

Photograph by Tony Tremblay/Getty Images

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Brighton, Boston, Massachusetts

Year-over-year gain: 46.9%

Median sale price, Jan. 2013: $284,750

Median sale price, Jan. 2014: $418,250

Brighton, once the center of New England's cattle trade, is in the northwest corner of Boston, on the Charles River. The Brighton Branch Library is Boston's first renovated LEED Green Building. 

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