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2 STEBER WY
Rehoboth, MA / 02769
MLS# 1116433
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: VIAL FARM
Beds: 4 Beds
Baths: 2 Full / 1 Half
Living Area: 3,076 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 62,726 sq. ft.
Listed by: Gina Perry The Mello Group, Inc.
Office: 508-640-0505
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0 NANAQUAKET RD
Tiverton, RI / 02878
MLS# 1039145
Type: Vacant Land
Neighborhood: WATERFRONT NANAQUAKET
Lot Frontage: 640 ft.
Lot Size: 208,827 sq. ft.
Lot Type: Residential
Listed by: Marisa Ferris RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES LTD.
Office: 401-783-2474
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0 SIR MICHAEL CIR
South Kingstown, RI / 02892
MLS# 955313
Type: Vacant Land
Neighborhood: WEST KINGSTON
Lot Frontage: 176 ft.
Lot Size: 40,075 sq. ft.
Lot Type: Residential
Listed by: Marc Archambault Randall Realtors Real Living
Office: 401-783-9611
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271 - Uniti GREAT ISLAND RD
Narragansett, RI / 02882
MLS# 1094256
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: GALILEE
Beds: 2 Beds
Baths: 1 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 751 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 0 sq. ft.
Listed by: Stacy Corrigan Peace of Mind Property Managem
Office: 401-829-8323
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0 PINECREST DR
Exeter, RI / 02822
MLS# 1117984
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: CEDAR GROVE
Beds: 2 Beds
Baths: 2 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 1,740 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 12,500 sq. ft.
Listed by: Robert Marcello Fieldstone Properties, Inc.
Office: 401-295-0300
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285 STONE CHURCH RD
Tiverton, RI / 02878
MLS# 1100540
Under Contract Status: Inspection Period
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: STONE CHURCH
Beds: 5 Beds
Baths: 4 Full / 2 Half
Living Area: 6,718 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 944,381 sq. ft.
Listed by: Welchman Real Estate Group KELLER WILLIAMS RLTY NEWPORT
Office: 401-845-9200
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542 POWER RD
Pawtucket, RI / 02860
MLS# 1105780
Under Contract Status: Inspection Period
Type: Multi-Family
Neighborhood: FAIRLAWN
# of Units: 4
Total Beds: | Unit1(3), Unit2(3), Unit3(1), Unit4(1), Beds
Total Baths: 4 | Unit1(1), Unit2(1), Unit3(1), Unit4(1), Full
Building Area: 4,250 sq. ft.
Listed by: Matthew Escaler Carrington RE Services, LLC
Office: 978-455-4922
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15 FIRETHORN LANE
Cranston, RI / 02920
MLS# 1121316
Under Contract Status: Inspection Period
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: DEAN ESTATES
Beds: 5 Beds
Baths: 4 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 5,140 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 13,056 sq. ft.
Listed by: Linda Drainville Coldwell Banker Res. Brokerage
Office: 401-739-9500
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120 SUMNER BROWN RD
Cumberland, RI / 02864
MLS# 1122319
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: ADAMS FARM
Beds: 3 Beds
Baths: 1 Full / 1 Half
Living Area: 1,683 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 96,260 sq. ft.
Listed by: LEN IANNUCCILLI RE/MAX Professionals
Office: 401-884-6050
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424 BRAMANS LANE
Portsmouth, RI / 02871
MLS# 1099650
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: BRAMANS LANE
Beds: 3 Beds
Baths: 3 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 3,052 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 41,694 sq. ft.
Listed by: Debra Viveiros The Mello Group, Inc.
Office: 508-640-0505
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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?