Rhode Island

Project of the Month: First Bristol Corp. and Paolino Properties open $30 million Homewood Suites by Hilton Providence Downtown

Providence, RI Joint venture partners James Karam, CEO, of First Bristol Corporation and Joseph Paolino, Jr., managing partner of Paolino Properties announced the opening of the Homewood Suites by Hilton

The Chris Randall Group sells 24-unit Shelter Harbor Inn for $3.1 million; includes 4,000 s/f restaurant

Westerly, RI Randall, Realtors, part of The Randall Family of Companies, completed the sale of the Shelter Harbor Inn, located at 10 Wagner Rd. in the neighborhood of Shelter Harbor, for $3.1 million.

Farrar Equities teams with Crosspoint on 57-room Brenton Hotel; DiPrete Engineering provides services

Newport, RI Plans for a new 57-room, four-story hotel are moving along. Located at the corner of Long Wharf and America’s Cup Ave., the new hotel will replace a two-story building which formerly housed a Hooley

Keller Williams graduates complete first portion of Top Dogs training

Providence, RI Keller Williams Commercial held its graduation for its first part of their Top Dogs training certification, “How to Fast-Track Your Expertise in Commercial Real Estate”.

Quonset ramps up to be leader in Rhode Island wind energy - by Steven King

Steven King, PE, is the managing director of the Quonset Development Corp., North Kingstown, R.I. ...

Hurwitz of Larew Doyle & Associates arranges $26.9 million in financing for 246,600 s/f Rising Sun Mills

Providence, RI Alex Hurwitz, senior vice president of Larew Doyle & Associates arranged two 10-year fixed rate loans totaling $26.9 million for Rising Sun Mills. The loans comprised a $19 million permanent loan on 135

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth R.E. merges with Rhode Island-based Gammons Realty

East Greenwich, RI Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth Real Estate has merged with Rhode Island real estate agency, Berkshire HathawayHomeServices Gammons Realty

Bank Rhode Island provides $12.5 million financing to 32 Dodge Street Block Island, LLC for acquisition and renovation of two hotel properties

Block Island, RI The commercial real estate division of Bank Rhode Island (BankRI) has provided $12.5 million financing to 32 Dodge Street Block Island, LLC for the acquisition and renovation of two hotel properties.

Casey of Sweeney Real Estate & Appraisal brokers two sales totaling $1.05 million

North Smithfield, RI Olp Associates, LLC sold 40 Old Louisquisset Pike  to Cavco Real Estate, LLC for $780,000. The property is a 6,080 s/f office building with 0.52 acre

Rhode Island’s The Public’s Radio gives Pawtucket air time - by Donald Grebien

Last month Rhode Island’s The Public’s Radio devoted an entire week to its award-winning, in-depth reporting series, “One Square Mile.” During this week, the reporters generated a variety of stories, taking a look at the City of