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Home prices in 22 of 156 towns now exceed pre-crash peaks

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Home prices in 22 of 156 Massachusetts towns and cities are either at or exceed their old pre-crash peaks.

They include many of the usual suspects: Cambridge, Brookline, Newton, Wellesley, Cohasset, Concord, Lincoln, Lexington and Boston, among others

There are a few minor surprises, such as Somerville and Winchester, though they’re not that big of a surprise. And there are few surprises in the opposite direction, such as Weston not being on the list.

Now the question is when the rest of Massachusetts will catch up.

File: You’ve come a long way, baby