Winning Strategies for a First-Time Homebuyer

“If we know exactly where we’re going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we’ll see along the way, we won’t learn anything.” -M. Scott Peck   That wise quote from the author of 1978’s “The Road Less Traveled” still holds true. As we steer into 2023, the housing market remains unpredictable and home […]

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 […]

WATERFRONT HOMES: UNDERSTANDING VALUATION

Waterfront is almost a magical term in the real estate world. Homes on the water in and around Newport, RI are generally worth more than twice that of homes without water views or access, and demand remains high. Since a range of property types can be considered waterfront, it’s helpful to understand the factors that […]

SEASIDE RETREAT” – STUNNING MODERN HOME ON EASTON’S POINT SELLS FOR $2,600,000

“SEASIDE RETREAT” – STUNNING MODERN HOME ON EASTON’S POINT SELLS FOR $2,600,000″ Hogan Associates announces the April 4, 2022 sale of 43 Hoover Road, Middletown, R.I., a meticulously-appointed modern home located off Tuckerman Ave. The property sold for $2,600,000. Caroline Richards of Hogan Associates represented the Buyer, and Dina Karousos & Nicole Lucenti of Gustave […]

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 […]

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 […]

HISTORIC CHART HOUSE INN ON CLARKE STREET SELLS SOR $1,700,000

HISTORIC CHART HOUSE INN ON CLARKE STREET SELLS SOR $1,700,000 Hogan Associates announces the January 21, 2022 sale of The Chart House Inn at 16 Clarke Street in Newport, R.I., a historic 9-bed Inn located off Washington Square. The property sold for $1,700,000. Matt Hadfield of Hogan Associates represented the Seller, and The Fitzpatrick Team […]