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REPRESENTATIVES OF THE Hope Point Tower will return to the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission on Tuesday. / COURTESY THE FANE ORGANIZATION

Hope Point Tower to return to I-195 commission Wednesday

PROVIDENCE – The Fane Organization is moving forward quickly following the recent override of a mayoral veto that could have blocked its effort to...
THE BILOTTI GROUP and Nicholson 2018 LLC, owner of the Beresford-Nicholson Estate on Blackstone Boulevard in Providence, which includes a greenhouse and gardener's house in addition to the main house, above, have proposed to raze the structures and convert the property to 10 house lots. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MARY MACDONALD

Proposal to replace Beresford-Nicholson estate with 10 house lots draws opposition

PROVIDENCE – A proposal to demolish historical structures on the Beresford-Nicholson Estate and convert the property to 10 house lots has generated community opposition...
U.S. HOMEBUILDER SENTIMENT fell in December to the lowest level since 2015. / BLOOMBERG NEWS/TY WRIGHT

U.S. homebuilder sentiment tumbles to weakest in 3 years

NEW YORK - Sentiment among United States homebuilders fell in December to the lowest level since 2015, missing all forecasts and signaling that the industry’s...
A THREE-BEDROOM condo at The Residences sold for $1.9 million. / COURTESY MOTT & CHACE SOTHEBY'S INTERNATIONAL

Residences condo sells for $1.9M

PROVIDENCE - A condominium at 1 West Exchange St. sold for $1.9 million, Mott & Chance Sotheby’s International Realty announced Thursday.The 2,826-square-foot, three-bedroom condo...

Who Owns The Block?

North Main Street | Bedford Street to Pine Street FALL RIVERPBN RESEARCH AND PHOTOS/JAMES BESSETTE PBN GRAPHIC/LISA LAGRECA
Where Rental Housing is Most Affordable
Among metropolitan areas of 1 million people or more, 2017 / SOURCE: U.S. CENSUS BUREAU
*This is income of renter households, not all households.

Renters in R.I. find housing more affordable than in most of...

Where is housing least affordable in the United States?The most-cited measure has been the National Association of Realtors’ affordability index, which tracks whether median-income...

Mortgage delinquency rate in R.I. declines to 4.9% in September

PROVIDENCE – Mortgage delinquency of 30 days or more in Rhode Island declined 0.7 percentage points year over year to 4.9 percent in September,...

Providence City Council overrides mayor’s veto of zoning change for Hope...

PROVIDENCE – The Providence City Council voted Thursday night to override Mayor Jorge O. Elorza’s veto of the zoning variance needed to surpass height...

Hotel Hive Providence design approved

PROVIDENCE – A developer’s plan to create a boutique hotel from the adjoining old Providence Journal and Kresge buildings on Westminster Street has been...

Five Questions With: Keith Fernandes

Keith Fernandes is the president of the Providence Apartment Association. The association is a volunteer organization of landlords who own property across the city,...
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