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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Real Estate

Five Questions With: Dean deTonnancourt

Dean deTonnancourt, of HomeSmart Professionals Real Estate win Warwick, has been named the new president of the Rhode Island Association of Realtors. President and...

Brown-bag lunch for real estate agents will focus on reducing taxes

WARWICK – Certified public accountant Paul Dion will hold a brown-bag lunch at the Rhode Island Association of Realtors offices on Dec. 19, aimed...

EPA to hold informational workshop on brownfields grant

PROVIDENCE – An informational workshop on the brownfields grant application will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, Dec. 12.The session is...

Custom-built house sells for $1.4M in Narragansett

NARRAGANSETT – A custom-built, shingle-style house with 3,000 square feet of living space sold in mid-November for $1.4 million, according to Mott & Chace...
A BID made by members of the Carnegie Abbey Club has been accepted following an auction Tuesday. COURTESY OF THE CARNEGIE ABBEY CLUB

Members’ auction bid on Carnegie Abbey Club accepted

PORTSMOUTH - The Carnegie Abbey Club property auction has ended with an accepted bid, the club announced Tuesday evening.The club said the bid was...
THE PROPERTY AT 270-272 Benefit St. in Providence sold for $2.1 million. / COURTESY MOTT & CHACE SOTHEBY'S INTERNATIONAL REALTY

Benefit Street property sells for $2.1M

PROVIDENCE – The property at 270-272 Benefit St. was sold for $2.1 million, according to Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Tuesday.The sale is...
The Providence apartment market has reached an all-time high for occupancy./ / COURTESY SCOTT KINGSLEY/JUST ASK

Providence reaches all-time high for rental occupancy

PROVIDENCE – Having trouble finding an apartment? No wonder.Providence reached an all-time high in apartment occupancy in the third quarter this year, according to...
THE RHODE ISLAND home price index increased 5.6 percent year over year in October, 0.2 percentage points higher than the national average. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/DERICK E. HINGLE

R.I. HPI increases 5.6% in Oct.

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island home price index increased 5.6 percent year over year in October, tied for the second highest HPI growth rate...
PROVIDENCE MAYOR Jorge O. Elorza has vetoed the rezoning that would authorize the Hope Point Tower. / COURTESY THE FANE ORGANIZATION

Mayor Elorza vetoes Hope Point Tower rezoning

PROVIDENCE – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza vetoed a zoning change on Friday that would have allowed a New York developer to construct the city’s...
UMASS DARTMOUTH has broken ground on a $134 million dining and residence complex geared to freshmen. Pictured above is a rendering of the facility. / COURTESY UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS DARTMOUTH

UMass Dartmouth breaks ground on $134M residence, dining hall complex

DARTMOUTH – Friday afternoon marked the commencement of construction of phase one of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s $188 million capital investment program announced...
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