Featured October 5, 2022

What You Can Buy in Rhode Island for $600,000

What You Can Buy in Rhode Island for $600,000

The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International have three distinct properties in the range of $600,000.

From the seaside towns of Narragansett and Newport to a condo on one of the most coveted, historic streets in America, the options are tremendous.

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259 Benefit Street | Providence | $629,000
Listed by Donna Simmons

Calling all students, professors and anyone preferring urban convenient living! This Athenaeum Row condominium with loft is the ideal location on Benefit Street in Providence, RI and is just steps from Brown University, RISD, the Providence campus of University of Rhode Island, Johnson & Wales and Providence College! When one steps inside, there is a gracious and wide hallway that opens up into the living room and dining area with vaulted ceilings. The kitchen features cabinets that rise to the ceiling for additional storage and boasts a sub-zero refrigerator as well as a convenient KitchenAid drawer dishwasher. In addition to a main bedroom with two large closets, this condominium features a sunny, skylit 23’6″ x 18’3″ loft which offers many flexible usage options for the new owner! The bathroom has been renovated with gray and white marble floors and tub/shower surround. Upstairs in the loft is also a washer and dryer tucked behind doors. There is one designated parking space which is leased plus a convenient stairway from the building to the parking space. Includes an approximately 8′ x 8′ storage area in the basement. Close to shops, dining and museums, this condominium offers the best in urban living!

 

14 Lakeview Drive | Narragansett | $625,000
Listed by Jenn Crellin & Kelly Holmes

Welcome home to 14 Lakeview Drive. Ideally located in desirable Narragansett, this move-in-ready, well-kept raised ranch is just waiting for you. Located just two streets up from a private association beach on lovely Narrow River. Walk and drop your kayak in or take your boat out for the day to Narragansett Town Beach. Perfectly suited for a primary residence, summer home or investment property, 14 Lakeview has so much to offer. Situated on a quiet, peaceful street but conveniently close to highway, URI, beaches, shopping and some of the best restaurants in Rhode Island. It boasts a new roof, natural gas, a beautifully appointed new composite deck, and outdoor shower. Inside, you’ll find an open kitchen and living space, three bedrooms and two full bathrooms. A finished basement with a gas fireplace makes for a perfect hang-out room or winter retreat to cozy up with a good book. This well-cared-for home is just waiting for you to make it your own.

 

38 Dudley Avenue | Newport | $615,000
Listed by Jack Teeden

Set in a central location, enjoy the Newport lifestyle and come back home to relax in this spacious ranch located in a private neighborhood. Ready to go green? This home offers solar panels, which can save you about $5,000 a year with the rising rates totaling a possible $50,000 in ten years. This home features three freshly painted bedrooms, and 2.5 bathrooms with a fully finished basement, giving you more than 2,700 square feet of livable space. The main level features a foyer, living room, dining room, kitchen with stainless steel appliances, primary ensuite, 2 bedrooms off the hallway along with a second full bathroom and a 4th bedroom/office space off of the kitchen. Head down to the lower level where you’ll find a large laundry room with an LG washer/dryer, half bath, and a closed off utility/storage area that holds a new oil tank. The lower level also features an oversized family/recreation room with a refrigerator and cedar closet plus an office/bonus room. Enjoy your days relaxing on your large back deck, perfect for entertaining while overlooking your fenced .29 acres. The roof is less than eight years old. This is an extremely well-maintained home with many updates. A hidden gem that you must see to believe.

BlogGeneralNewsSotheby's International Realty October 4, 2022

The Blackstone Team at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Launches The Black Real Estate Agent Scholarship & Mentoring Program

The Blackstone Team at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty announces the launch of The Black Real Estate Agent Scholarship & Mentoring Program. Pledging to bring more Black real estate agents into the top real estate markets in Rhode Island and bordering Massachusetts, The Blackstone Team is offering a more ethnically diverse scholarship and mentoring program. The goal of the program is to open doors to Black real estate agents looking to be a part of the growing market.

The Black Real Estate Agent Scholarship & Mentoring Program includes funding of initial-start-up education and licensing fees as well as initial living expenses. Additionally, awardees will receive six months of business mentoring with the team and the freedom to expand and explore business opportunities upon completion.

“Here at The Blackstone Team of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty, we pride ourselves on being an economically, culturally, and socially diverse workplace,” says Nelson Taylor, Managing Partner. “A workplace that is free from gender, age, religion, and sexual orientation biases. We strive to make decisions that not only impact our business in a growing way, but our communities as well. We are an equal opportunity network that believes in diversity in the workforce.”

The Blackstone Team is accepting applications now through January 1, 2023. For more information, please visit the-blackstoneteam.com.

BlogGeneralNewsPressSotheby's International Realty September 30, 2022

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Announces Top Narragansett Sale

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is proud to announce the sale of 250 Ocean Road, Narragansett for $5,925,000. Midge Berkery, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty represented the seller. Ruth Bellino of Lila Delman Compass represented the buyer.

Selling in just three days for $400,000 over the listing price, this is the highest sale in Narragansett this year, according to data available from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service. Agents of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty have represented clients in the top two sales in Narragansett in 2022.

This stunning oceanfront home sits on over an acre of land and offers phenomenal 180-degree views of the Atlantic Ocean. The single level home features four bedrooms and two bathrooms with over 2,300 square feet of living space. The property, afforded privacy by a long and winding driveway off Ocean Road, is ideally situated under a mile away from all Narragansett has to offer.

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty agents have a deep and far-reaching knowledge of local markets and understands how to leverage the power of local expertise with the worldwide reach of the iconic Sotheby’s brand.

This information is based in whole or in part on data supplied by the State-Wide Multiple Listing Service. The MLS does not guarantee and is not in any way responsible for its accuracy. These properties may have been sold by other real estate companies. Data maintained by the MLS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market. Data is based on information from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service for the period of 1/1/2022 through 9/30/2022.
BlogNewsSotheby's International Realty September 30, 2022

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Sells the Historic Bristol Ferry Lighthouse

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce the sale of the Bristol Ferry Lighthouse. The home, located at 7 Old Ferry Road, sold for $805,000. Kim Holland, Sales Associate, Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty represented the seller. James King of William Raveis Inspire represented the buyer.

Built in 1855, the waterfront property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This unique property, at the southern tip of Bristol, is located under the Mount Hope Bridge. Offering panoramic views of the East Passage and Narragansett Bay, vistas can be enjoyed from the fenced yard and up to the twenty-eight-foot-high tower lighthouse.

A Rhode Island treasure, the architecturally significant Bristol Ferry Lighthouse station opened in 1855 and was retired in 1927. Now a private residence, the nearly 1,300 square foot home features two bedrooms and one- and one-half bathrooms. The historic building was restored in 1990 and the interior has undergone renovation over the last 10 years. Many period details have been maintained and renewed.

“The preservation of the lighthouse tower makes this one of the most unique homes in Rhode Island,” says Kim Holland. “This home is a rare and unique property. Here at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty, we value the unique. We are proud to represent this exceptional home in an old historic port town.”

One of coastal New England’s gems, Bristol has a long tradition of shipbuilding and restoration, an important part of its identity to this day. Bristol proudly embraces its three centuries of history, including its roles in the Revolutionary War, as a thriving colonial-era port, and as home of the longest continuous Fourth of July celebrations in America. Bristol exudes an attractive combination of old-fashioned “Main Street America” charm and breathtaking seaside beauty.

BlogGeneralNewsPressSotheby's International Realty September 29, 2022

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Announces a Top East Side of Providence Sale

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is proud to announce the home at 143 Meeting Street has sold for $2,047,500. Susan Radesca, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty, represented the buyer. Lindsay Pettinelli of Churchill & Banks Co. represented the seller.

According to data available from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service, the sale of 143 Meeting Street is the eighth highest single family Providence sale year to date. Agents of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty have represented four clients in the top ten single family sales in the municipality so far this year.

The brick Colonial, c. 1909, is located on the East Side of Providence’s College Hill and offers six bedrooms, five- and one-half bathrooms, and over 7,700 square feet of living space.

“The East Side of Providence is a real Rhode Island gem,” says Susan Radesca. “Designed for walking, the East Side is rich in history and charm!” 

Agents of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty are highly successful, dedicated, and accomplished professionals focused on providing clients with the best service in the industry.

This information is based in whole or in part on data supplied by the State-Wide Multiple Listing Service. The MLS does not guarantee and is not in any way responsible for its accuracy. These properties may have been sold by other real estate companies. Data maintained by the MLS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market. Data is based on information from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service for the period of 1/1/2022 through 9/29/2022.
Featured September 27, 2022

What You Can Buy in Rhode Island for About $1 Million

What You Can Buy in Rhode Island for About $1 Million


It is the best of times and the most complex time to buy real estate. Near record low inventory and near high record high prices make buying a new home challenging.

The folkes at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International have three tremendous homes priced at about $1 million.

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12 Sheldon Street | Providence | $979,000
Listed by David Coleman

Historic 1845 Zoeth Brown House steps to Benefit and Wickenden Streets. Single-family home with lower-level walkout one-bedroom apartment. Period character and charm with numerous improvements. Open eat in kitchen with vaulted ceiling and granite countertops. Sitting, living and family/playroom, mudroom and a full bath complete the first floor. The primary bedroom, two additional twin bedrooms and another full bath are on the second floor. Hardwoods throughout, central air conditioning, recent roof, gated driveway with 4 car parking, fenced lot, patio overlooking private, mature rear yard. A separate apartment or in-law includes an additional bedroom for a total of 4 bedrooms, a living room, kitchen, full bath and has a front door entrance. Walk to shops, eateries, India Point Park, and the waterfront.

 

45 Lou Avenue | Charlestown | $1,395,000
Listed by Stephen Murphy

Just steps from Quonnie Pond, this Shady Harbor beach cottage is only five years young and exudes coastal living at its best. The home offers views and easy access to Quonnie Pond as well as private parking at the Weekapaug Barrier Beach. The cottage was built thoughtfully in 2016 to provide ample space for comfortable living and entertaining. The kitchen is equipped with all high-end appliances, granite countertops and custom cabinetry. The open concept creates a wonderful space to relax at the dining room table or in the living room space in front of the gas fireplace. The oversized master suite has an en-suite bath with laundry and a sitting porch to enjoy pond views. Two other bedrooms on the second floor share a full bath and includes a spectacular bunk room that sleeps up to seven! The outdoor paver patio expands the entertainment space off the living room to capture awesome sunsets over the pond. After a day at the beach rinse off in the outdoor shower, grab a cocktail and sit by the fire pit to wrap up the summer days. Whether you make this your beach home or your year-round home, it has it all. Boating, paddle boarding, kayaking and fishing are just steps from your front door. As a resident of Shady Harbor, enjoy private docks/moorings, access to Quonnie Pond and Weekapaug Barrier Beach Privileges.

 

11 William Reynolds Farm Road | Richmond | $1,250,000

Listed by Lisa Pagano

Your private, wooded wonderland awaits! Sited on 3 acres, the custom-built and artfully designed estate is perfect for entertaining guests and has been lovingly maintained and thoughtfully embellished by the talented owners. The masterfully cultivated acre of surrounding landscape/hardscape includes many walkways and a variety of plantings that welcome hummingbirds and butterflies. The residence boasts hardwood flooring throughout, 7 bedrooms/4.5 baths, and an in-law suite on the main level for multi-generational living. The mahogany front porch leads to the awe-inspiring living room where you will revel in the vaulted ceilings, skylights, abundant natural light, and hand-painted, tile fireplace. The chef’s kitchen features imported Italian tiles, professional grade appliances, and a bay window overlooking the grounds. The kitchen is centered between two dining areas, the formal leading into a spacious great room with fireplace and 2 sets of glass doors that open onto the rear 76′ deck for quintessential indoor/outdoor living. The primary suite features a vaulted ceiling, custom built-in cabinetry and shelving, and a bath with a jet tub and separate shower. Three more bedrooms and a full bath complete the second level. Outdoors enjoy the in-ground salt-water pool, a pool house complete with full bath, wet bar and outdoor kitchen, hot tub, volleyball space, half basketball court, and a treehouse that sleeps four overlooking the picturesque setting.

BlogGeneralNewsPressSotheby's International Realty September 23, 2022

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Announces a Top Jamestown Sale

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is proud to announce the East Passage home at 34 Decatur Avenue has sold for $2,200,000. Nicole Carstensen, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty, represented the seller. Steven Sitrin of William Raveis Inspire represented the buyer.

According to data available from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service, the sale of 34 Decatur Avenue is the seventh highest single family Jamestown sale year to date. Agents of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty have represented three clients in the top seven single family sales in the municipality so far this year.

Selling for more than $200,000 over the list price, the coastal home with views of Narragansett Bay is perched on a quiet road. Offering three bedrooms and two- and one-half bathrooms, the nearly 3,000 square feet dwelling is set on over one acre of land.

“Jamestown is a perfect little slice of paradise,” says Nicole Carstensen. “The luxury market remains strong in 2022 and it has been a pleasure to represent another lovely coastal home.”

Agents of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty take a sophisticated and artful approach to marketing to unite extraordinary homes with extraordinary lives. Backed by the power of an exclusive luxury brand, the firm continues to raise the bar.

This information is based in whole or in part on data supplied by the State-Wide Multiple Listing Service. The MLS does not guarantee and is not in any way responsible for its accuracy. These properties may have been sold by other real estate companies. Data maintained by the MLS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market. Data is based on information from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service for the period of 1/1/2022 through 9/23/2022.

Featured September 19, 2022

What You Can Buy in Portsmouth Between $1.2M and $12M

What You Can Buy in Portsmouth Between $1.2M and $12M

It is the beginning of the fall selling season, and the real estate market is in a dynamic period. Prices are at near record levels, inventory is at near record lows, and interest rates are at their highest level in more than a decade.

The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International are now offering three properties in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, that range in price from $1.2 million to nearly $12 million.

“Ocean Wind” is one of the preeminent waterfront estates offered in Portsmouth.

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179 Taylor Road | Portsmouth | $1,200,000
Listed by The Blackstone Team

Sited on 0.99 acres in Sandy Point Farms, architect Steven Lauren and Sakonnet Housesmiths designed this home to maximize integration of the interior spaces with the stunning water views, natural light, and impeccable landscape with stone walls, bluestone patio, and mature plantings. The outdoor space features a hot tub and signature Pools by Richard infinity edge swimming pool. The home itself offers 3,800 square feet of living space with a layout tailored to make the most of the incredible views. Enjoy breathtaking sunrises over the Sakonnet River from the second-floor living room and kitchen. This 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom home also features central air conditioning, a fireplace, 2.5 car garage, and private beach access. Update to your taste and experience the best of luxury living in this prestigious corner of Rhode Island.

 

205 Indian Avenue | Portsmouth | $11,950,000
Listed by Kylie McCollough

Presenting “Ocean Wind,” a commanding waterfront estate with a mooring and direct access to a secluded 700’ cove with sandy beach, crystal clean water, and ancient caves and minerals. Sitting on just under 2 acres of land on highly sought-after Indian Avenue, this shingle-style seaside retreat offers the best in resort living. A pool and hot tub with panoramic water views, a full gym, a cinema, and a rock sauna. Wake up to stunning sunrises while falling asleep to the moonlit ocean and the sounds of the surf. Enjoy ocean breezes, alternating hues of color, and far-reaching 180* views from one of the property’s spacious decks. An expansive lawn leads to a private path to the enchanting cove and beach. The perfect place to unwind, sunbathe, paddle board, swim, kayak, and snorkel. Minutes to downtown Newport and just over an hour from Boston. Don’t miss this exceptionally rare offering.

 

 

 

45 Carnegie Abbey Lane | Portsmouth | $1,895,000
Listed by Kylie McCollough

Introducing the “Cottages at Carnegie Abbey,” an enclave of 5 coastal-inspired, new construction homes inside the exclusive guard-gated Aquidneck Club. Classic Eastern Seaboard design by architect Mark Rapp and luxury builder Fleury Properties. Exteriors feature Maibec’s Kennebunk pre-dipped cedar shingles in ultra white or lighthouse gray and red cedar shingle roofs. Mahogany front entry and decking, including a screened-in rear porch. 12×24 fully landscaped gunite pool with blue stone pavers, LED lighting and Hayward Salt Generator. The New England summer cottage aesthetic is enhanced by shiplap accent walls in the mudroom, dining room and above the fireplace. First-floor highlights include 18-ft vaulted ceilings, 4-inch white oak floors and a 36-inch gas fireplace with granite surround. The bright and open kitchen is centered with a quartz island and complimented by Shrock Entra cabinetry with full extension drawers and “soft close” feature. 1 1/4″ Quartz countertops, tile backsplash, a 36-inch Porcelain farmers sink and Thermodor Pro-Series Appliance Packages with 52 Bottle Wine Cooler complete the space. A first-floor primary suite with a marble tiled bath and 60-inch dual vanity, opens to private patio overlooking the pool. The second floor offers two additional en-suite bedrooms (including another primary retreat) and an en-suite office/4th bedroom. Garage parking for two cars plus a 3rd separate bay for golf carts.

Featured September 13, 2022

What You Can Buy in Rhode Island For $800,000

What You Can Buy in Rhode Island For $800,000

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The real estate market is headed into the fall buying season. Inventory is low, and interest rates are creeping up.

The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International have a range of homes — all for about $800,000.

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11 Ryan Court | Smithfield | $849,000
Listed by Michael Mosca

Welcome to 11 Ryan Court, a beautifully built and meticulously maintained single-owner cape cod nestled at the end of a peaceful cul-de-sac. The gracious floorplan includes a formal dining room; dedicated study/home office; mudroom; living room w/new gas fireplace and French Doors leading to a heated/ac sunroom. Upstairs are a primary suite; 2 additional bedrooms; another full bath; laundry; and a large family room. Downstairs, an above-ground 1 bed/1 bath in-law apartment with entries from the home or outside — ideal for visiting guests. Outdoors, mature landscaping surrounds a private paver patio with a large hot tub. Beyond the expansive lawn, you’ll find a 350-square-foot heated structure currently used as a home gym but easily converted to an artist’s studio or private retreat. There is direct access from the property to nearby Harris Pond. Notable amenities and upgrades include advanced 4-bedroom septic system (2020), home security system with cameras; irrigation system; and a powerful generator (2021) that can provide power for the entire home for a full week.

 

66 Kimball Avenue | Westerly | $895,000
Listed by DeeDee Buffum

A short walk, bike or drive to the Misquamicut Fire District Beach Pavilion and the gorgeous Ocean beaches of Misquamicut, this Kimball Avenue home could be your vacation getaway or year-round home. The original 1965 cottage was reimagined, redesigned, and renovated from top to bottom in 2000. The Main level features a floor plan designed for entertaining and gathering. The kitchen, living room, and dining area connect to two wonderful porches. Sip your morning coffee while enjoying the light on the east facing front porch and later host a meal on the large, screened porch after a perfect day at the beach. Private backyard great for barbecues and lawn games like horseshoes. One car detached garage and full basement provide options for storing your bikes, boats, and beach gear – or for owner storage should you choose to occasionally rent in this popular vacation destination.

 

3921 Kingstown Road | South Kingstown | $899,000
Listed by David Coleman

Enjoy all this property has to offer on this exclusive compound located on a private 5 acre parcel. Horses permitted. Six stall barn with wash stall includes a heated/air conditioned office and bath and storage area. There are numerous outbuildings recently re-sided with AZEK trim. Riding ring, paddocks, electric fence. Recently renovated Colonial built in 1987 with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths includes new Pella windows, gleaming hardwoods, office and two fireplaces. The updated kitchen with stainless appliances and marble countertops opens to a large slider onto a deck with expansive views of the fields and fenced rear yard. The second floor is air-conditioned and includes a primary with bath and two additional bedrooms with bath. Pastoral location yet close to the University of Rhode Island, the Kingston Train Station, Wakefield and beautiful beaches. Recreation center is located nearby with tennis courts.

BlogGeneralNewsPressSotheby's International Realty September 7, 2022

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Announces a Top Warwick Neck Sale

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is proud to announce the waterfront home at 152 Beacon Avenue has sold for $2,800,000.  Leza Williamson, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty, represented the seller. Pat Murphy of Residential Properties, Ltd. represented the buyer.

According to data available from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service, the sale of 152 Beacon Avenue is the second highest Warwick sale year to date. Agents of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty have represented nine clients in the top ten sales in the municipality so far this year. Currently the #1 luxury firm in Warwick, Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty has over 45% of the market share in total sales volume over $1M.

The waterfront home offers coastal living at its finest. Located on nearly 2 acres in Warwick Neck, the home features five bedrooms, three-full and two-half bathrooms, and over 5,800 square feet of living space. The expansive grounds of the property include a dock with an electric boat lift and an original barn renovated into a large garage.

“New England charm is abundant at this grand home on Warwick Neck. Views of Narragansett Bay, the Jamestown and Newport bridges, as well as both Patience & Prudence Island can be enjoyed from sunrise to sunset,” says Leza Williamson. “Thank you to my clients for trusting me to sell this coastal retreat.”

This information is based in whole or in part on data supplied by the State-Wide Multiple Listing Service. The MLS does not guarantee and is not in any way responsible for its accuracy. These properties may have been sold by other real estate companies. Data maintained by the MLS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market. Data is based on information from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service for the period of 1/1/2022 through 9/7/2022.

Agents of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty take a sophisticated and artful approach to marketing to unite extraordinary homes with extraordinary lives. Backed by the power of an exclusive luxury brand, the firm continues to raise the bar.