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0 JULIANA DR
Cranston, RI / 02921
MLS# 1083249
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: WESTERN JOHN PRESCOTT FARMS
Beds: 4 Beds
Baths: 2 Full / 1 Half
Living Area: 2,600 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 81,481 sq. ft.
Listed by: Janis CAPPELLO COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL BR
Office: 401-884-8050
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11 PROSPECT ST
Barrington, RI / 02806
MLS# 1115975
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: PRIMROSE
Beds: 2 Beds
Baths: 1 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 900 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 10,000 sq. ft.
Listed by: Nancy Weaver Residential Properties, Ltd.
Office: 401-245-9600
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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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0 BROADWAY ST
Woonsocket, RI / 02895
MLS# 1027781
Type: Vacant Land
Neighborhood: BERNON
Lot Frontage: 40 ft.
Lot Size: 400,752 sq. ft.
Lot Type: Residential
Listed by: Stacy Corrigan Peace of Mind Property Managem
Office: 401-829-8323
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1 SPINNAKER DR
Barrington, RI / 02806
MLS# 1085582
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: NAYATT POINT
Beds: 5 Beds
Baths: 3 Full / 1 Half
Living Area: 4,300 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 40,280 sq. ft.
Listed by: Nancy Weaver Residential Properties, Ltd.
Office: 401-245-9600
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108 AMY HART PATH
Little Compton, RI / 02837
MLS# 1097815
Type: Vacant Land
Neighborhood: COLEBROOK ROAD
Lot Frontage: 217 ft.
Lot Size: 87,120 sq. ft.
Lot Type: Residential
Listed by: Welchman Real Estate Group KELLER WILLIAMS RLTY NEWPORT
Office: 401-845-9200
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50 SPENCER AV
Warwick, RI / 02818
MLS# 1113790
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: COWESETT
Beds: 5 Beds
Baths: 3 Full / 2 Half
Living Area: 4,697 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 22,570 sq. ft.
Listed by: Allen Gammons BHHS Gammons Realty
Office: 401-886-6100
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1200 HOPE ST
Bristol, RI / 02809
MLS# 1069726
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: ROCKWELL
Beds: 5 Beds
Baths: 0 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 5,300 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 52,272 sq. ft.
Listed by: Dory Skemp Coldwell Banker Res. Brokerage
Office: 401-247-0202
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733 CORNELL RD
Tiverton, RI / 02878
MLS# 1097454
Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: SOUTH TIVERTON
Beds: 3 Beds
Baths: 2 Full / 0 Half
Living Area: 3,432 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 87,556 sq. ft.
Listed by: Marisa Ferris RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES LTD.
Office: 401-783-2474
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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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Home Sales Climb for 12th Consecutive Month
Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Warwick, RI, July 24, 2012 - Statistics released by the Rhode Island Association of Realtors today show that sales continued to climb in the Rhode Island housing market in June. With a 17 percent increase from June 2011, June marked a full year of increased monthly single family home sales from the prior year.  The increase in sales has caused the supply of homes on the market to fall steadily.   Median price fell six percent from June, 2011, to $202,500 but rose from $195,000 in May.  Pending sales, those under contract but not yet closed, continued to rise for the 13th consecutive month.  All trends point to a market that is regaining stability.

"With the market coming back into balance thanks to increased sales, prices have climbed each month since February.  Overall, we seem to be on a slow but steady path to recovery," said Jamie Moore, President of the Rhode Island Association of Realtors.

The percentage of distressed, single family home sales also continued to drop.  Twenty-three percent of all single family home sales sold through short sale or foreclosure in June, compared to 25 percent a year ago.  The median price of only those homes selling through conventional means was $240,000.

The multi-family market saw increases in both sales and median price, up 12 and 4 percent, respectively.  The median-priced multi-family property sold for $124,500 in June.  Median price was $150,000 when excluding those properties sold through short sales or foreclosure.  The number of multi-family properties for sale dropped 21 percent last month while the number of pending sales grew by 13 percent.  Though still high at 43 percent of all sales, the percentage of distressed sales continued to drop from 46 percent in June, 2011.

"The multi-family market is typically an investor's market.  Increased sales and pending sales indicate that they're seeing value in the market right now," said Moore.

The condo market did not fare as well in June, with sales down 5 percent and median price dropping to $177,600, an 11 percent decrease from the previous year.  However, pending sales, considered the best indicator of future market health, grew 100 percent in June.

The condo sector has seen the smallest percentage of distressed sales  – in June only 16 percent of sales sold through short sale or foreclosure.  The median price of conventional sales was $201,950.

The Rhode Island Association of Realtors will be releasing statistics for the second quarter on July 31.