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The town has 37 miles of coastline and a population of 56,468 as of the 2010 US Census, a 15 percent increase since 2000.

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The town has 37 miles of coastline and a population of 56,468 as of the 2010 US Census, a 15 percent increase since 2000.

What’s behind the home buyer pilgrimage to Plymouth?

The development of the upscale Pinehills community helped kick things off, but downtown Plymouth has also seen a vigorous revitalization. By Jaci Conry

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A sampling of homes for sale includes a Garrison Colonial and a 2,180-square-foot condo.

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The Gloucester village of Annisquam will host a self-guided tour of private and public gardens on Saturday, July 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Award-winning garden columnist Carol Stocker dispels the mystery behind iris that won’t bloom.

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Siding advice from a self-professed wood snob

A Cape built in 1966 got new wood sliding about 25 years ago. What’s a suggestion for sliding that doesn’t need upkeep?

Next door: Town comparison tool

Choose two Greater Boston communities and see how they stack up against each other.

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Designer Jennifer Glickman found her dream home in a rough-around-the-edges duplex in Boston’s South End.