Known for its legendary Boston Pops Concert, July Harborfest, and unbelievable fireworks cruises, Boston is a hub for all things Independence Day. So why not celebrate the city and see just how far $5 million will go in good ol’ Beantown? After all, it’s a great place to retire, buy a second home, or start a new career.

And celebrating the Fourth of July in Boston is simply the icing on the cake!


Our Steal: Mark Jenkins with Wallace & Co. Sotheby’s International Realty has listed 38 Morse Street, Edgartown, Massachusetts for $3.2 million.

What is more patriotic than a summer house in Martha’s Vineyard? If it’s good enough for the Kennedys, it’s good enough for us! In fact, the Obamas and the Clintons have also summered here. And this week, we are putting the spotlight on two of its gems! A prize offering right on the water, and a historic, red, white, and blue steal. Both are in Edgartown, Massachusetts – one of the quaint harbor towns that occupies the idyllic summer island of Martha’s Vineyard – but each have price points that are miles apart.

Splurge: Picturesque Harbor Front Compound For $17.5 Million