THE TRUTH ABOUT POOLS

The Truth About Pools

By Gordon King You need more space. You’re working from home, extended family is visiting (though it seems like they moved in), the eat-in kitchen isn’t big enough for you all to actually eat in, and by July, you’ll be staring out the glass doors yearning for a little breathing room. Have you looked closely […]

RHODE ISLAND’S STONE WALLS: BUYING A PIECE OF HISTORY

TIVERTON, RI HOMEBUYERS ENJOY NEW ENGLAND’S FINEST STONE WALLS If you buy a home in Tiverton, RI chances are stone walls define the boundaries. Stone walls have a deep history in colonial Rhode Island. Used by farmers to protect crops, corral livestock and mark property boundaries, these blockades are a testament to colonial craftsmanship. Because […]

MAKING EVERY MOVE COUNT: HOW TO BE A SAVVY MILITARY BUYER

Making Every Military Move Count

By Tammy Bass and Simi Rush If your next duty station is in Newport, R.I., and whether you are CONUS or OCONUS, finding a home doesn’t need to be difficult. Virtual tours and inspections, mortgage approvals and closings are commonplace now thanks to Covid. You’re likely accustomed to it, and we are too, as military […]

GORGEOUS GOAT ISLAND

Goat Island Newport Bridge

By Paul Tobak and Norann Warner Goat Island may be known for its posh resort and high-end wedding venue. But its privacy, 360-degree water views and history are what have attracted many residents. The southern end of this rocky atoll in Narragansett Bay is dominated by two buildings featuring 135 townhomes and condominiums and 19 […]

PROTECTING NEWPORT COUNTY THIS EARTH DAY (AND BEYOND)

Protecting Newport, RI

Newport County is breathtakingly beautiful. The sparkling water, scenic vistas, and classic New England seaside charm draw visitors and homebuyers from near and far. To say we’re proud of our coastal community is an understatement. We also know how fragile such a landscape can be.  Fortunately, Newport County is home to a vibrant network of […]

HOW TO FIND A SUMMER RENTAL IN NEWPORT R.I.

Finding Newport Summer Rentals

By Chris Davis and Devon Hogan Thinking of renting a house or apartment in Newport County this summer? Let us help. We have been living and working in real estate in this awesome community for more than a decade combined, intimately know the area and its unique marketplace, and can advise you on navigating a […]

HOW TO PLAN A SPECIAL OCCASION DURING A PANDEMIC

Covid Safe Activities in Newport

By the Team at Hogan Associates Covid may have cancelled celebrations, but we’re eagerly looking ahead to get birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, and babies back on the party planning program. Thanks to robust hospitality and tourism industries in Newport County, R.I., there are plenty of opportunities to honor life’s milestones safely and with a cocktail in […]