Pros and Cons of Making a Back-up Offer

    You find a house that you love. The location is perfect, it has the right number of bedrooms, and the amenities check all the boxes. There’s only one problem: it’s already under contract with another buyer.  While it may seem like the game is over, there is still a chance to win the […]

Top 5 Reasons to Put Your Home on the Market Now 

Top 5 Reasons to Put Your Home on the Market Now  It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic has created waves of change in the housing market. Demand is high from both Rhode Island residents in need of homes to accommodate new needs brought on by the pandemic as well as from out-of-state buyers. Homes […]

Our Pro Tips on Purchasing a Home in Today’s Competitive Market

      “What can I do to make my offer stand out when buying a home in a competitive market?” This is a question that pops up time and again, and even more often than usual since the pandemic that turned the housing market on its head. We hear it from first-time homebuyers to […]


Aquidneck Island Real Estate in 2017 was a wild ride. Now that the year has come to a close, what exactly happened in Newport, Middletown & Portsmouth? What do we have to look forward to for 2018? Disclaimer: The data provided below is pulled from the RI MLS and my analysis is only as good […]

Newport, RI Real Estate: 2014 Recap & Expectations for 2015

2014 was another great year in real estate, not only in the US but here in Newport Rhode Island too.  A booming economy, stock market appreciation and a surprise in the mortgage industry with interest rates returning to low levels instead of rising, were just a few highlights of 2014. Here’s a quick recap of […]