Rhode Island

Mitak promoted to director of software development at Arpin Group

West Warwick, RI Arpin Group has promoted Slawomir Mitak from senior software developer/engineer to director of software development. In his new role, Mitak will be

Greenman and Amper of Capstone Properties sell 28,520 s/f industrial property in East Providence for $1.1 million

East Providence, RI Chris Greenman and Neil Amper, SIOR of Capstone Properties sold a 28,520 s/f industrial building located at 101 Dexter Rd. The property was sold to Central Paper of Pawtucket. It represents an

Downtown enhancements planned for Riverside Square and Watchemoket Square - by William Fazioli

Vibrant downtown districts are vital to the economic fabric of any community. Like many places, East Providence’s downtown areas have experienced dramatic changes in recent decades as a result of shifts in the buying habits of Americans and other competitive factors that have led to the decline of traditional, local businesses that serve the community.

Hasbro Children’s Hospital and The Izzy Foundation unveil 950 s/f pediatric surgical waiting room; design by Morbitzer of Ammor Architecture

Providence, RI Hasbro Children’s Hospital and The Izzy Foundation unveiled a new 950 s/f pediatric surgical family waiting room on the hospital’s second floor. The space offers families of children undergoing surgery at Hasbro Children’s a modern waiting room to spend their time during a loved one’s procedure.

Great things are happening in Pawtucket - by Donald Grebien

The economic development engine is churning in Pawtucket. The Providence-based Rhode Island Monthly, an acclaimed glossy monthly magazine about life in Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts, will shortly relocate to the city, joining Pawtucket-based Providence Media, the publishers of

New “Roadway Improvement Initiative” intended for city - by Joseph Solomon

Earlier this month, I was joined by members of the city council as I announced my intention to introduce legislation before the city council in support of my new, citywide “Roadway Improvement Initiative.” This would provide roughly $16.4 million in

Casey of Sweeney Real Estate and Appraisal sells 7540 Post Road for $1 million

North Kingstown, RI The YMCA of Greater Providence sold the West Bay YMCA located at 7540 Post Rd. to Ocean State Job Lot Charitable Foundation for $1 million. The 20,000 s/f wellness center has been refurbished by the buyers.

The Foncellino team of Coldwell Banker sells 5,000 s/f for $540,000; Bishop of CRESA acts for buyer, Building Engineering Resources

Warwick, RI The Ann Foncellino team of Coldwell Banker commercial division listed and sold 335E Centerville Rd., building 5 for $540,000. The buyer was represented by Aaron Bishop of CRESA Properties.

Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank hosts 3rd annual Rhode Island Infrastructure Summit - over 350 attend

Providence, RI Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank hosted over 350 people at their 3rd annual Rhode Island Infrastructure Summit last week. The event, held at the R.I. Convention Center, brought together government officials and professionals from a variety of disciplines for panel discussions on state and local infrastructure 

Keller Williams Elite Commercial Realty brokers two sales totaling $875,000

Providence, RI Michael Alves of Keller Williams Elite Commercial Realty brokered two sales totaling $875,000.   Alves sold 8 units at 68-70 Russo St. in Providence for $575,000. The buyer was Global Facilities Group of America, LLC. The seller was WTL Realty.