61.7 F
Rhode Island
Monday, October 22, 2018

Real Estate

Sales of new homes in U.S. declined in May from eight-year...

WASHINGTON - Purchases of new homes declined in May from an eight-year high in April as the housing market continued to display the choppy...

End TSAs, lower commercial taxes

Once again, an independent study by the Lincoln Institute has found that Providence's commercial property tax rates are among the highest in the country...
Nine years after its opening, the Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel has completed a major renovation, including all 272 guest rooms, the lobby, pictured, meeting rooms and lounge. / COURTESY WARREN JAGGER PHOTOGRAPHY

Renaissance hotel undergoes major renovation

PROVIDENCE – Nine years after its opening, the Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel has completed a major renovation, including all 272 guest rooms, the lobby,...
An ocean-view condominium at 23 Beach St. was sold for $1,050,000 in late May. It was the highest price for a condominium in Narragansett in three years. / COURTESY LILA DELMAN REAL ESTATE INTERNATIONAL

Narragansett condo sells for record price

NARRAGANSETT – An ocean-view condominium at 23 Beach St. was sold for $1,050,000 in late May, Lila Delman Real Estate International announced recently. It...

Picerne lauded by National Council for Public-Private Partnerships

EAST GREENWICH – John Picerne, founder of the Corvias Group, recently received the 2016 Excellence in Individual Leadership Award from the National Council for...
THE PERCENTAGE OF HOME PURCHASES made for cash in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metro area, at 23.6 percent in March, was among the lowest in the nation, according to CoreLogic. / COURTESY CORELOGIC

Cash home sales continue slow decline

PROVIDENCE – Cash purchases of homes in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area continued to fall in March, reaching 23.6 percent of all sales, a...
RHODE ISLAND tied with Arkansas in May for having the fourth-highest percentage of mortgages in the nation that were 90 days delinquent or more at 2.1 percent, according to Black Knight Financial Services.

Black Knight: R.I. fourth-highest in nation for late mortgages in May

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island tied with Arkansas for the fourth-highest percentage of late mortgages in the United States at 2.1 percent, according to Black...
RHODE ISLAND'S HOUSING MARKET continues to recover, according to the Rhode Island Association of Realtors, with significant increases in median home price and sales for single-family homes in May. / COURTESY RHODE ISLAND ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS

Realtors: R.I. homes market continues recovery in May

WARWICK – The residential real estate market in Rhode Island continued along its brisk pace in May, ending the month with a nearly 19...

GE Digital picks Dorrance Street offices for temporary home

PROVIDENCE - GE Digital, a tech division of the General Electric Co., is temporarily moving into downtown Providence offices until the beginning of 2017....
THE IRONS & RUSSELL at 95 Chestnut St. in Providence's Jewelry District is one of three projects to have historic preservation tax credits approved, the state announced Monday. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MARY MACDONALD

State gives $5.2M in historic credits for projects in Prov., N....

PROVIDENCE – Three historic commercial structures in Providence and North Providence that will be converted to apartments will qualify for as much as $5.2...
- Featured Event -

Latest News

Sign up now for any of our free daily, weekly or industry specific e-newsletters. Enter your email address to get started.

Close

Free Newsletters from PBN. 

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS has named 52 honorees in its 2018 Best Places To Work competition.

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS:

52 OF THE BEST PLACES TO WORK IN RHODE ISLAND!

Sign up for any of our free daily, weekly or industry specific

e-newsletters and get the FREE download...