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193 TRANSIT ST
Woonsocket, RI / 02895
MLS# 1100292
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: BERNON
Beds: 3 Beds
Baths: 1 Full / 1 Half
Living Area: 1,591 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 8,307 sq. ft.
Listed by: Kathy Souza RE/MAX Preferred
Office: 401-353-2200
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24 LANTERN LANE
Barrington, RI / 02806
MLS# 1098822
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: RUMSTICK VILLAGE
Beds: 4 Beds
Baths: 2 Full / 1 Half
Living Area: 2,934 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 14,400 sq. ft.
Listed by: Nancy Weaver Residential Properties, Ltd.
Office: 401-245-9600
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50 HORIZON DR
Tiverton, RI / 02878
MLS# 1093713
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: COOK FARM
Beds: 4 Beds
Baths: 2 Full / 1 Half
Living Area: 2,837 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 16,309 sq. ft.
Listed by: Joanna Krystman Coldwell Banker Guimond Rlty
Office: 401-625-5878
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0 PUNCATEST NECK RD
Tiverton, RI / 02878
MLS# 1036774
Type: Vacant Land
Neighborhood: FOGLAND BEACH SEAPOWET
Lot Frontage: 800 ft.
Lot Size: 1,038,470 sq. ft.
Lot Type: Residential, Agriculture, Mixed Use
Listed by: Welchman Grp Real Estate Group KELLER WILLIAMS RLTY NEWPORT
Office: 401-845-9200
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1 JOY LANE
Narragansett, RI / 02882
MLS# 1099314
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: BONNET SHORES
Beds: 2 Beds
Baths: 2 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 1,532 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 10,454 sq. ft.
Listed by: Donna Sabitoni Fieldstone Properties, Inc.
Office: 401-295-0300
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17 PEQUOT AV
Cumberland, RI / 02864
MLS# 1097662
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: MONESTARY
Beds: 3 Beds
Baths: 1 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 1,521 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 11,325 sq. ft.
Listed by: Trish Marrapese MGM Realty Corporation
Office: 401-723-6461
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18 FRIENDSHIP FARM LANE
Little Compton, RI / 02837
MLS# 1089135
Type: Vacant Land
Neighborhood: FRIENDSHIP FARM / EAST MAIN RD
Lot Frontage: 175 ft.
Lot Size: 232,610 sq. ft.
Lot Type: Residential
Listed by: Welchman Grp Real Estate Group KELLER WILLIAMS RLTY NEWPORT
Office: 401-845-9200
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76 CARVER LANE
Narragansett, RI / 02882
MLS# 1095767
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: EAST POND HEIGHTS
Beds: 4 Beds
Baths: 2 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 2,848 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 17,860 sq. ft.
Listed by: Ernie ESPOSITO RE/MAX FLAGSHIP, INC.
Office: 401-789-2255
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5 HOWARD ST
Newport, RI / 02840
MLS# 1070280
Type: Commercial
Neighborhood:
# of Buildings: 1
Total Sq Ft: 0 sq. ft.
Building Type: Hotel/Motel, Other, Commercial, Retail, Multi-Family, Food/Beverage, Office, Mixed
Listed by: Gordon King WILLIAM RAVEIS CHAPMAN ENSTONE
Office: 401-846-3800
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0 BUENA VISTA DR
Johnston, RI / 02920
MLS# 1073708
Type: Vacant Land
Neighborhood: ATWOOD
Lot Frontage: 0 ft.
Lot Size: 0 sq. ft.
Lot Type: Residential
Listed by: Bob Medeiros Watermark Realty, LLC
Office: 401-921-5300
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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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