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THE PROVIDENCE DOWNTOWN DESIGN REVIEW COMMITTEE is expected to take up two new proposed buildings for the city on March 14, including this 10-story, mixed-use building on Canal Street, far right, bounded by Elizabeth, Throop and Canal streets. / COURTESY JO ANN BENTLEY ARCHITECT

City panel to review 2 projects – one on East Side,...

(Updated, March 8, 12:54 p.m.) PROVIDENCE – Two projects that would involve new construction of downtown buildings will come before a city design review panel...
SMARTASSET SAID Providence County is the best place to get a mortgage in Rhode Island. The second-best place was Washington County, followed by Newport, Kent and Bristol counties. / COURTESY SMARTASSET

SmartAsset: Providence County best place to get a mortgage

PROVIDENCE – Providence County is the best place to get a mortgage in Rhode Island, according to SmartAsset. The financial technology company, which released its...

JP Pagano

JP Pagano has been named manager of Residential Properties Ltd.'s Providence office, where he has been a broker since January 2007. He is a...

Tina Monaco

Tina Monaco has joined Residential Properties Ltd. as a sales associate in the agency's East Greenwich office. She brings more than 22 years of...

Cynthia Hall

Cynthia Hall has joined Residential Properties Ltd. as a sales associate in the agency's East Greenwich office. Hall is a lifelong Rhode Islander, currently...

Charlestown architects erect flood-proof house

CHARLESTOWN – While elevating new homes for protection from sea-level rise is now standard building practice, one architectural firm has taken designing for climate...
WEIGHING IN: From left, George J. Charette, president and CEO of Pawtucket Credit Union, Patricia L. Webb, senior vice president of retail lending and loan servicing, and Madeline M. Furtado, vice president of real estate lending, discuss the bank's operations. Webb said TRID has lengthened the average closing time on a home. / PBN PHOTO/ MICHAEL SALERNO

Lenders say law adding to homebuying delays

One of the newest installments of the Dodd-Frank Act, designed to tighten regulations surrounding the financial industry following the global financial crisis of 2008,...
PROVIDENCE MADE U.S. News & World's report best places to live list, coming in at No. 92.

Providence places low among U.S. News & World Report’s Best Places...

PROVIDENCE – Providence made U.S. News & World Report’s list of the “Best Places to Live” in the United States, coming in at No....
THE OUTLOOK is “cautiously positive” in the First District, according to the Beige Book, the Federal Reserve’s snapshot of economic data. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/BRENT LEWIN

Beige Book: Outlook ‘cautiously positive’

PROVIDENCE – The Beige Book, the Federal Reserve’s snapshot of economic data, said the outlook is “cautiously positive” in the First District, which comprises...
This rendering shows the rooftop garden planned for the Newport Opera House Theater and Performing Arts Center. / COURTESY NEWPORT ARCHITECTURE LLC

Newport Opera House to reopen

NEWPORT – The Newport Opera House Theater, one of the oldest surviving theaters in the United States, will receive an extensive renovation this year,...
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