Let me help you find your perfect home on the water front or in a water front community on the South Coast and Cape Cod, where you can discover endless beaches, boating, clam bakes, antiques, golf, fishing, islands, relaxed living in one of the most beautiful locations in the world.

I specialize in homes on the water front and in water front communities in the towns of Wareham, Plymouth, Bourne, Falmouth, Sandwich, Mashpee, Marion, Mattapoisett, and the surrounding area.

I have been a licensed Massachusetts real estate broker since 1988 and I offer professional representation to sellers and buyers. I have lived and owned a business in Wareham since the 1980s. I provide full service brokerage with complete services to help you through the process of buying and selling. Click on the Testimonials Button above to see comments from my clients.

I enjoy boating, fishing, scuba diving, and have flown many hours over the waters of Cape Cod. My experiences on the water give me a unique perspective and knowledge of the water front communities of Cape Cod, and South Coastal Massachusetts. I will work tirelessly to find the perfect home for you in this beautiful part of the world.

Feel free to call with any questions, I am available 7 days a week. 508-317-4454
 
Wishing You Blue Skies and Calm Seas,

Joseph Melanson, Realtor

Century 21 Bourne Landing, 248 Main St., Buzzards Bay, Ma. 02532 

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