29. January 2016 05:49
The Rhode Island Association of Realtors reports that almost 9,800 homes sold in 2015, making it the strongest sales year since 2004. Read the full story from the Providence Journal.
In Jamestown, single family home sales were up almost 18% from 2014. Average DOM (days on market) went down about 4%.
29. January 2016 05:48
We had a fantastic 2015! Thank you to all of our clients. We hope that we provided a positive experience, whether you bought or sold property. We're always here to answer your questions, and would love to help with your next real estate move!
23. December 2015 07:16
The annual Jamestown 1st Day plunge returns to the beach at East Ferry on New Year's Day beginning at 10:30 am. Event information here.
11. December 2015 09:37
The Jamestown Arts Center celebrates the holidays with the work of artists & artisans during the 2015 Holiday Arts Market on Saturday, December 12 from 10am – 5pm. The majority of participating vendors live and work in Rhode Island, so this is a wonderful opportunity to support your local arts community and find that perfect holiday gift. Over 25 artists, designers, and craftspeople have been selected to sell their high quality and unique work at this year’s market. Items for sale include: ceramics, paintings, glass, jewelry, clothing, prints, and more. There is no fee for attending the Holiday Arts Market. See the list of vendors here.
9. December 2015 06:29
This past Saturday, December 5 was the annual tree lighting and holiday open house at Island Realty. Thanks to all of our friends & clients who stopped by for cider, cookies and of course, glow necklaces! It's always so much fun connecting with everyone in such a happy & festive setting. We always enjoy the visit by the Jamestown Community Band as well!
25. November 2015 06:18
The winter issue of Antique Homes Magazine has a great feature story about Historic Jamestown titled, "Pirates, Redcoats, & Quakers...oh my!" Also featured are two of Island Realty's own historic homes for sale, 41 Emerson Road and 921 East Shore Road. Read the full story here.
4. November 2015 07:55
Goverrnor Gina Raimondo has confirmed that Newport will once again be the Volvo Ocean Race stopover in 2018, making RI the sole stopover point in North America. Started over 37 years ago, the Volvo Ocean Race is a global premier sailing event, testing sailing prowess and all encompassing endurance. It includes 11 stops across 5 continents. Read more here.
28. October 2015 06:05
Burn off some of that Halloween candy at The Annual Jamestown Jack o' Lantern Jog!
5k run/walk on Sunday, November 1, beginning at the fire station. There is a free raffle for runners and prize for best costumes! Register online or day of.
21. October 2015 08:26
Don't miss the Annual Scarecrows at Godena
on Friday, October 30 from 4-7 pm!
The Conanicut Island Land Trust will host a family fall celebration featuring scarecrows made by the students & teachers of Melrose school!