- Acton School District
- PK-6 & ungraded
- Acton-Boxborough School District
Welcome to the town of Acton MA! Acton is mostly residential, with both resales and new construction. It has a strong business community as well. Scroll down to find more information on Acton.
Search Acton homes and find an active little town about 21 miles west of Boston. It’s also very close to Concord. While the commuting is pretty quick and easy, there are also many business and employment opportunities in town and in the neighboring areas. The Middlesex West Chamber of Commerce supports local business with networking opportunities, events like Taste of Middlesex, business workshops, and lectures. Acton has several commercial areas with grocery shopping, dining, home goods, and clothing. Some are major chain stores and others are smaller businesses.
You can find Acton real estate in many different types, sizes, and price points. There are cozy condos, many newly built, in buildings with community amenities like a swimming pool, tennis courts, and paths for biking and jogging. You’ll find townhouses and detached single-family houses, too. Find classic Colonial architecture, as well as new construction. New construction homes are fully upgraded, as are most of the older Acton homes, too, with hardwood floors, energy efficient windows, and stone countertops. Detached houses have large backyards, and no residence is far from a park or conservation area.
In fact, Acton has over 1,600 acres of public conservation land. Birdwatching is a favorite activity in the wetlands and forests. Many miles of walking trails wind through town, including the historic Trail Through Time. There are also lots of parks with playgrounds and sports facilities.
Families considering Acton will be pleased with the local public schools. In 2009 Acton-Boxborough Regional High School was named a Blue Ribbon School by the Department of Education. It’s also known as an excellent school for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Many of the other public schools in town are also highly rated and provide a strong academic foundation for students.
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Learn more about the MetroWest town of Acton, MA below. If you have any questions or would like more information about Acton and the Acton Real Estate market, Contact Rachel Bodner today.
Rachel Bodner is a Full Time Broker at Coldwell Banker & is one of the Top Selling Agents in the area Rachel ranks in the top 1% of Coldwell Banker Agents Internationally & in the top 1% of all Real Estate Agents in the U.S. Rachel Bodner, a Featured Agent on HGTVs House Hunters has worked with hundreds of Buyers and Sellers since 2003. She was named in “The Top 100 Most Influential Real Estate Agents in Massachusetts”. She continually wins numerous awards in both Sales and Customer Service and is a Certified Relocation Specialists (CRS), Accredited Buyers Agent (ABR) USAA “A” Team Member, Home Marketing Specialists (CHMS), New Homes Specialist (CNHS), and Accredited Staging Professional (ASP) to name a few.
The Acton Public School System serves approximately 5363 students. It merged with the Town of Boxborough in September 2014 however The High School had already been combined for years prior.
Welcome to this charming American Foursquare in Acton that was built in the 1920’s. This home shows the best of both eras with hard-to-find architecture and updated amen...
Listing courtesy of Chinatti Realty Group from Pathways
Around the bend on Lothrop Road sits this very special home! The lovely landscaped lot provides great spaces for outdoors enjoyment from the wonderful backyard to the exp...
Listing courtesy of Elizabeth Bonadio from Coldwell Banker Realty - Concord
Exemplary colonial-style estate sitting on one of the most private lots of the Robbins Mill neighborhood. This home features stunning high ceilings with a 2-story foyer u...
Listing courtesy of Hongyan Sun from Stonebridge Realty
Welcome Home to this lovingly cared for Ranch Style Home, privately set back off the road on a beautiful level lot w/mature flowering trees & a small pond. As you enter t...
Listing courtesy of Laura Guisti-McSweeney from ERA Key Realty Services- Milf
Are you ready? Welcome home! Located in the Indian Village neighborhood of W Acton off a quaint cul-de-sac. The WOW factor of all the renovations won't compare to the awe...
Listing courtesy of Heather Murphy & Team from Keller Williams Realty Boston Northwest
This is a commuter's dream! 2 bedroom townhouse condominium located in the desirable Mill Place Condominiums! Mill Place is located in South Acton and is a completely r...
Listing courtesy of Anne Marie DeCesar from Keller Williams Realty Boston Northwest
This magnificent contemporary at the end of a cul-de-sac is surrounded by 400 acres of conservation land - offering the ultimate in privacy. Step out your backdoor and en...
Listing courtesy of Frances Walker from Coldwell Banker Realty - Concord
Beautifully renovated single-family 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house near Heath Hen Meadow Conservation Land. The interior of the house is freshly painted, with refreshed hard...
Listing courtesy of Tatsiana Landau from Coldwell Banker Realty - Needham
Your exceptional home awaits.....This gracious Victorian Style Colonial is one of 16 impressive homes at Marshall Crossing, a cul de sac n'hd on the Acton/Carlisle line. ...
Listing courtesy of Nancy O Brien from Barrett Sotheby's International Realty
Tucked away from major roads at the back of a very popular neighborhood, this bright contemporary home with multi-level convenience is ready for a new owner! The house of...
Listing courtesy of Elena Beldiya Petrov from Keller Williams Realty Boston Northwest
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