Rhode Island

Foncellino Team of Coldwell Banker sells 6,000 s/f three family

Providence, RI The Foncellino Team of Coldwell Banker Commercial Division sold a 3-story building on a 10,000 s/f corner lot at 194 Rochambeau Ave. The 6,000 s/f Higgins-Burdick House was built in 1894, is a three family Queen Anne style house located withing the Historic District within walking distance to shopping and dining in Hope Village.

Saccoccio named the R.I. Realtor of the Year

Warwick, RI Michael Saccoccio of Coldwell Banker Realty was selected as the 2020 Rhode Island Realtor of the Year. A 30-year veteran of the real estate profession, Saccoccio was chosen by his peers for the statewide honor from a field of five local board Realtor of the Year winners.

RWU and East Providence form innovative partnership - by Roberto DaSilva

 Roger Williams University (RWU) and the city of East Providence have formed an innovative partnership to provide a special discounted rate for city residents and municipal employees on all of RWU’s University College (UC) degree programs, as well as specialized workforce and professional development opportunities on professional certificates. 

LED streetlights: Saving money and the environment - by Joseph Solomon

When I took office just over two years ago, Warwick’s infrastructure hadn’t seen any major upgrades in years. I quickly realized that I needed to prioritize making investments in our roadways and associated infrastructure, so I announced my $13.2 million Roadway Improvement Initiative.

Greenman of Capstone Properties brokers $600,000 acquisition of land at 341 Providence St. for a new Dunkin

Warwick, RI Chris Greenman of Capstone Properties represented KateDen LLC in the $600,000 acquisition of land at 341 Providence St. at New London Ave. for the development of their 37th Dunkin location in RI and CT. It was a challenging site to permit

New Year will continue with economic development projects - by Donald Grebien

After a 2020 that no one could anticipate, we look forward to beginning a new year and are excited about Pawtucket’s future. New and exciting things are coming to Pawtucket in 2021, including the continuation of Tidewater Landing.

Current drought highlights smart water mgmt. in buildings - by Jeffrey Diehl

Rhode Island is currently experiencing its worst drought in twenty years. Governor Gina M. Raimondo issued a statewide drought advisory in early September and reminded “Rhode Islanders to be considerate of their water usage, because we all play a role in our state’s water conservation efforts.

Scaralia of Albert Realtors brokers $650,000 sale

Johnston, RI Janet Scaralia of Albert Realtors Commercial Division brokered the $650,000 sale of 1707 Plainfield Pike. The commercial/industrial site was sold by Dibiasio to Curreiri. 

Edesia celebrates 10 years of feeding children around the world - by Steven King

The goal of the Quonset Development Corp. (QDC) is to provide each of our over 200 companies with a platform where they can achieve their business goals. Success looks different for each company but fostering their growth has made Quonset Business Park (QBP) the leading engine of economic development and job growth in Rhode Island.

Leonard of Lila Delman Real Estate brokers $6.56 million sale

Newport, RI Lila Delman Real Estate leads the town’s luxury market with the sale of Grey Walls, 86 Beacon Hill Rd., for $6.56 million. Kate Leonard, Lila Delman sales associate, represented the buyer. Located on 4.27 acres on Beacon Hill, Aquidneck Island’s highest point, “Grey Walls” is a shingle-style contemporary