Reading Property Records (Massachusetts)

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Reading Property Records Offices

Get Property Records from 3 Offices in Reading, MA

Reading Building Inspector 16 Lowell Street Reading, MA 01867 781-942-9013 Directions

Reading Planning Department 16 Lowell Street Reading, MA 01867 781-942-9012 Directions

Reading Tax Collector 16 Lowell Street Reading, MA 01867 781-942-9023 Directions

Reading Property Records Databases

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Reading Board of Assessors Property Records

Reading Town Assessing Department Website

Reading Town Government GIS Maps

Reading Home & Property Tax Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Reading Home Values
Median Home Value$491,200
Median Rental Cost (per month)$1,349
Reading Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$6,458
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$6,560
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$6,216
Reading Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$48,404,800
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$34,536,500
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$13,868,300
Reading Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units9,886
Occupied Housing Units9,476 (95.9%)
Vacant Housing Units410 (4.1%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units7,469 (78.8%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units2,007 (21.2%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)69.7%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)30.3%
Reading Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt5,204
Second Mortage or HELOC961
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)71
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)890
Second Mortgage & HELOC40
No Mortgage2,265
Reading Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes6,751 (71.2%)
Single-Family Attached Homes357 (3.8%)
2 Apartments374 (3.9%)
3 or 4 Apartments217 (2.3%)
5 to 9 Apartments200 (2.1%)
10 or More Apartments1,577 (16.6%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing-
Reading Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later101 (1.1%)
2010 to 2013225 (2.4%)
2000 to 2009701 (7.4%)
1980 to 19991,224 (12.9%)
1960 to 19792,088 (22.0%)
1940 to 19592,366 (25.0%)
1939 or Earlier2,771 (29.2%)
Reading Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room60 (0.6%)
2 or 3 Rooms981 (10.4%)
4 or 5 Rooms1,608 (17.0%)
6 or 7 Rooms3,253 (34.3%)
8 or More Rooms3,574 (37.7%)
Reading Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom90 (0.9%)
1 Bedroom959 (10.1%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms5,531 (58.4%)
4 or More Bedrooms2,896 (30.6%)
Reading Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities9,476 (100.0%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities9,469 (99.9%)