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15 ASHLYNN WY
Rehoboth, MA / 02769
MLS# 1051376
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: SOUTH WOODS
Beds: 5 Beds
Baths: 3 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 3,191 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 60,436 sq. ft.
Listed by: Jimmy Andrade The Mello Group, Inc.
Office: 401-339-1506
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85 LONG MEADOW DR
East Greenwich, RI / 02818
MLS# 1043779
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: LONG MEADOW FARM
Beds: 4 Beds
Baths: 5 Full / 1 Half
Living Area: 6,378 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 50,530 sq. ft.
Listed by: Janis CAPPELLO COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL BR
Office: 401-884-8050
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$745,000 Mortgage Calculator
11 EAST MATUNUCK FARM DR
South Kingstown, RI / 02879
MLS# 1055232
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: SNUG HARBOR
Beds: 4 Beds
Baths: 3 Full / 1 Half
Living Area: 2,530 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 15,600 sq. ft.
Listed by: Shawna Amitrano Fiore Realty Corp.
Office: 401-792-7107
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915 TOWER HILL RD
North Kingstown, RI / 02852
MLS# 1071571
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: OAK HILL/WICKFORD
Beds: 3 Beds
Baths: 1 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 1,292 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 539,273 sq. ft.
Listed by: Debbie Grimaldi RE/MAX 1st Choice
Office: 401-943-6111
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$479,000 Mortgage Calculator
160 BATES TRL
West Greenwich, RI / 02817
MLS# 1068627
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: HOPKINS HILL
Beds: 4 Beds
Baths: 2 Full / 1 Half
Living Area: 2,468 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 108,854 sq. ft.
Listed by: Janis CAPPELLO COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL BR
Office: 401-884-8050
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53 TRUMAN AV
Warren, RI / 02885
MLS# 1070842
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: SOUTH WARREN- OFF MAIN ST
Beds: 2 Beds
Baths: 1 Full / 1 Half
Living Area: 1,768 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 12,200 sq. ft.
Listed by: Nancy Weaver Residential Properties, Ltd.
Office: 401-245-9600
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$144,900 Mortgage Calculator
89 WESTWOOD AV
Cranston, RI / 02905
MLS# 1069239
Type: Multi-Family
Neighborhood: EDGEWOOD
# of Units: 2
Total Beds: | Unit1(2), Unit2(2), Beds
Total Baths: 2 | Unit1(1), Unit2(1), Full
Building Area: 1,961 sq. ft.
Listed by: Neil ZARTARIAN GREATER R.I. PROPERTIES, LLC
Office: 401-295-4050
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65 MACARTHUR DR
Warwick, RI / 02889
MLS# 1070138
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: BUTTONWOODS
Beds: 3 Beds
Baths: 1 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 1,638 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 5,340 sq. ft.
Listed by: Stephanie Soscia Premier Homes Realty, LLC
Office: 401-946-6300
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0 SULLIVAN LANE
Bristol, RI / 02809
MLS# 1054973
Type: Vacant Land
Neighborhood: FERNCLIFF
Lot Frontage: 100 ft.
Lot Size: 25,333 sq. ft.
Lot Type: Residential
Listed by: Dory Skemp Coldwell Banker Res. Brokerage
Office: 401-247-0202
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30 FOX RUN
East Greenwich, RI / 02818
MLS# 1070441
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: SIGNAL RIDGE
Beds: 4 Beds
Baths: 2 Full / 1 Half
Living Area: 3,097 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 45,302 sq. ft.
Listed by: Allen Gammons PRUDENTIAL GAMMONS REALTY
Office: 401-886-6100
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Finding the Perfect Neighborhood

The neighborhood you choose can have a big impact on your lifestyle—safety, available amenities, and convenience all play their part.

  1. Make a list of the activities—movies, health club, church—you engage in regularly and stores you visit frequently. See how far you would have to travel from each neighborhood you’re considering to engaging in your most common activities.
  2. Check out the school district. The Department of Education in your town can probably provide information on test scores, class size, percentage of students who attend college, and special enrichment programs. If you have school-age children, also consider paying a visit to schools in the neighborhoods you’re considering. Even if you don’t have children, a house in a good school district will be easier to sell in the future.
  3. Find out if the neighborhood is safe. Ask the police department for neighborhood crime statistics. Consider not only the number of crimes but also the type—burglaries, armed robberies—and the trend of increasing or decreasing crime. Also, is crime centered in only one part of the neighborhood, such as near a retail area?
  4. Determine if the neighborhood is economically stable. Check with your local city economic development office to see if income and property values in the neighborhood are stable or rising. What is the percentage of homes to apartments? Apartments don’t necessarily diminish value, but they do mean a more transient population. Do you see vacant businesses or homes that have been for sale for months?
  5. See if you’ll make money. Ask a local REALTOR® or call the local REALTOR® association to get information about price appreciation trends in the neighborhood. Although past performance is no guarantee of future results, this information may give you a sense of how good an investment your home will be. A REALTOR® or the government planning agency also may be able to tell you about planned developments or other changes in the neighborhood—like a new school or highway—that might affect value.
  6. See for yourself. Once you’ve narrowed your focus to two or three neighborhoods, go there, and walk around. Are homes tidy and well maintained? Are streets quiet? Pick a warm day if you can and chat with people working or playing outside. Are they friendly? Are their children to play with your family?
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