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Orleans, MA

1 Multi Families

$729,000 - $729,000

7 Condos

$199,000 - $2,495,000

56 Single Families

$275,000 - $12,000,000

Orleans, MA Local Info


The Town of Orleans, incorporated in 1797, is a resort community on the outer Cape whose European history begins in 1642 with the first permanent settlement established by Nicholas Snow and his family. Settlers had purchased rights to the town from Mattaguason, sachem of the Manamoyick Indians.

The Colonial economy was built on agriculture, especially corn, rye and wheat, plus the growing of hay and vegetables. In the 18th century commercial fishing and shellfishing supplemented local incomes and residents worked on herring boats and went after whales. By the 19th century, coastal packets from Boston were being serviced and several windmills created power resources in the town, but the heaviest reliance by residents was on cod and mackerel fishing. Life long residents recall that in those days the very old and the very young farmed, while all the able-bodied men fished. Fishing in...



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Thomas L. Turcketta Thomas L. Turcketta

Office: Brewster, MA

Area(s) Served: Cape and Islands

Area(s) of Practice: Specializing in Building Restoration and Preservation of Old & Historic Homes on Cape Cod with over 40 years of experience

Phone: 508-385-3672



Sherman Home Inspections Sherman Home Inspections

Office: Middleborough, MA

Area(s) Served: South Shore, North Shore, Greater Boston

Area(s) of Practice: Title 5 septic evaluation, radon measurement, water testing, commercial and residential building inspections

Phone: 508-947-7595


Newest Listings

317 South Orleans Road, Orleans, MA 02653 Home For Sale - MLS #72719020 $3,975,000
Single Family
5 Bed, 5.5 Bath
Orleans, MA
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150 Tonset, Orleans, MA 02653 Home For Sale - MLS #72726578 $2,200,000
Single Family
3 Bed, 2.5 Bath
Orleans, MA
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3 Snow Way, Orleans, MA 02653 Home For Sale - MLS #72725163 $765,000
Single Family
3 Bed, 2 Bath
Orleans, MA
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51 Beach Rd, Orleans, MA 02653 Home For Sale - MLS #72724978 $1,895,000
Single Family
4 Bed, 3 Bath
Orleans, MA
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