Blog February 23, 2022

2022 Rhode Island Monthly Professional Excellence in Real Estate Winners

We elevate the real estate experience for agents too.

 

Congratulations to all on being 2022 Rhode Island Monthly Professional Excellence in Real Estate Winners! 

BlogSotheby's International Realty June 24, 2021

The 2021 Real Trends 500 List Ranks Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty announces the 2021 Real Trends 500 List has ranked the firm #498 of the 500 Largest Brokerages in the U.S. (ranked by closed transaction sides) with a 32.8% increase in sales volume when compared to the previous year!


The 2021 Real Trends 500 List has also ranked the firm #29 on the Top Affiliate List for Sotheby’s International Realty®, representing 1,017 sides of real estate transactions in 2020. Last year, Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty ranked #28, and the year prior ranked #33. The independently compiled list has been a go-to source of information for residential brokerage rankings since 1987.


America’s Best Real Estate Professionals honors America’s finest real estate agents from all across the country! Over 18,000 U.S. real estate sales associates from every state are featured in America’s Best. Those ranked are among the top 1.5% of 1.4 million real estate professionals in the United States.

Real Trends has recognized five of our real estate specialists as Top Rhode Island Individual Agents by Sales Volume!

3. Donna Simmons, 7. Judy Chace, 14. Erin Marsh, 15. Cherry Arnold, and 28. Geb Masterson


Additionally, Real Trends has recognized The Blackstone Team as a Rhode Island Top 2021 Medium Size Team by Transaction Sides and by Volume.

Transaction Sides  (#8)

Volume (#9).


With a combined history of success and a reputation for representing southern New England’s finest properties, Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty was founded by Judy Chace and Ray Mott in 2013. The firm has an established record of providing exceptional customer service to a national and international clientele with seven offices in Barrington, Charlestown, East Greenwich, Narragansett, Providence, Watch Hill, and Westport, MA. Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty combines local expertise with a world-renowned brand. Sotheby’s International Realty network includes over 24,000 affiliated independent sales associates in approximately 1,000 offices in 75 countries and territories worldwide. Each office is independently owned and operated.

To download the full report from Real Trends, click here.

Featured June 1, 2021

Premier Homes on the Border of RI Ranging from $500,000 to $3.5 Million

Premier Homes on the Border of RI Ranging from $500,000 to $3.5 Million

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Take a look at some of the homes for sale on Rhode Island’s border. The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International have selected homes in Massachusetts and Connecticut.

They range from just over $500,000 to $3,500,000.

 

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222 Bay Point Road | Swansea, MA | $3,295,000
Listed by Lindsey Duckworth

Stunning western-facing waterfront property! City loft living meets the New England coast in this one-of-a-kind 12,000 square foot resort-like home with water views from nearly every room. A spectacular great room with an open layout living and dining room greets you with soaring cathedral ceilings, a solid marble fireplace, and gorgeous inlaid wood floors. Beyond that find a handsome eat-in chef’s kitchen with custom cabinetry and high-end appliances. A jaw-droppingly beautiful primary bedroom suite with double French doors and a terrace overlooking the water boasts a huge spa bathroom and a large custom-designed walk-in closet with laundry. A separate wing on this level features two additional bedrooms, a sitting room, and a shared full bath. Descend a magnificent, curved staircase to find an additional level of luxury living featuring a richly paneled office and adjoining game room, full restaurant quality bar, 3000 bottle wine cellar, second full kitchen, gym, and a private suite with bedroom, full bath, and a living room overlooking the water. French doors throughout the upper and lower levels lead to an oasis-like enclosed pool area with a fountain and eight-person hot tub. A ballet barre studio with a six-person sauna, shower and second laundry completes this level. Outside 1.2 lush acres roll down to the water. Launch your kayak from the floating dock on protected Cedar Cove.

 

153 Fairway Drive | Seekonk, MA | $560,000

Listed by Karen Rossi

Come home and unwind in a country setting conveniently tucked away in the desirable quiet neighborhood of Ledgemont Estates. This one owner custom-built contemporary ranch was custom built and shows pride of ownership throughout, with its welcoming kitchen/dining area to the relaxing great room with a unique energy-efficient wood-burning fireplace, this home has been crafted with care. The large loft area, sunroom and finished basement gives everyone in the family room to relax.

 

 

455 Stonington Road | Stonington, CT | $3,500,000

Listed by Geb Masterson

Welcome to the Crossover Estate! This rare offering features 20+ acres of peace and serenity just outside the quaint Borough of Stonington, CT. If you’re looking for a family compound with room to spread out, that’s centrally located between Boston and New York, you need to see this property. Bordered by a pond and brook on one side, and an estuary on the other that leads to Long Island Sound, this unique ‘Smart Home’ offers amazing privacy while only being minutes to the Village of Stonington, Mystic, and Watch Hill, RI. The entire estate has been totally renovated and updated within the past six years and is in move-in ready condition. The property features a main house with four bedrooms, a guest cottage with three additional bedrooms, and a pool house with a full kitchen, bath, and sauna. Wolf appliances, steam oven, microwave drawer, etc. Complimenting the tastefully re-designed interior are rolling lawns, a beautiful pool, and a tennis/sport court. Located between Boston (1.75-hrs) and NYC (2.5-hrs) and situated only a short 5-min drive from the Mystic, CT Amtrak station, this property offers you the benefit of a fully renovated estate within easy reach for weekend escapes and longer stays! Crossover offers you space and privacy, while still close to everything the shoreline offers. In these uncertain times, if the idea of a fully-furnished, move-in ready family compound appeals to you, you owe it to yourself to view Crossover

BlogFeaturedGeneralNewsPressSotheby's International Realty May 26, 2021

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Announces Record-Breaking Sale of a Narragansett Oceanfront Estate

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is proud to announce the record-breaking oceanfront sale of 518 Ocean Road for $12,000,000. “Sea Grace”, an ultra-luxury modern estate, is a resort-like oasis with views of the Atlantic Ocean on nearly two acres of coastline property. The seller was represented by Geb Masterson, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty. The buyer was represented by Claudia Philbrick, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty.

“Dramatic features and all the modern luxuries you could ask for,” says Geb Masterson. “This home is just incredible. Located in a private association overlooking Newport, “Sea Grace” exudes luxury, privacy, and style.”

The sale of 518 Ocean Road is a result of the power of the Sotheby’s International Realty brand. The advanced technology of sothebysrealty.com and the global network of resources introduced the buyer to this magnificent Rhode Island coastal home.  According to data available from the Rhode Island Multiple Listing Service, this is the highest recorded property sale ever in Narragansett, selling for 46% higher than the previous record. This is also the highest sale statewide this year. Last month, Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty represented the sellers of the most expensive home in the municipality since 2018. Today, the firm has broken its own top sale record in Narragansett once again.

“We continue to hold onto our extremely strong presence in the Rhode Island luxury market,” states Judy Chace, Broker/Co-Owner of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty. “Our company and our leadership in the market continues to grow at a steady rate and we are incredibly proud of what we have accomplished so far this year.”

Ocean Road, situated on the coast of Narragansett where the homes overlook the Atlantic Ocean, offers residents stunning sunrises and sea breezes. The sophisticated home at 518 Ocean Road allows for exceptional vistas from the elevated terrace completed with an infinity pool that magically melds back into the ocean beyond.

“Nothing says Rhode Island luxury like Ocean Road,” affirms Ray Mott, Broker/Co-Owner of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty. “We are honored to have represented clients in the sale of this distinctive home.”

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 1/1/2021 through 5/26/2021.
BlogFeaturedNewsSotheby's Auction House September 25, 2020

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Significant Sales September 2020

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce the following significant sales for September 2020.

September 25, 2020 | East Side Of Providence 

97 Loring Avenue on the East Side of Providence has sold for $1,235,000. The seller was represented by Liz Andrews, Sales Associate and Judy Chace, Co-Owner/Broker of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty. The buyer was represented by Jim DeRentis of Residential Properties, Ltd.

The magnificent brick Georgian Colonial in a glorious park-like setting overlooks Blackstone Park and the Seekonk River. Completely redone to the highest standards, this home features gracious rooms, elegant period details, high ceilings, and three fireplaces. With five bedrooms and three full and two half bathrooms, this home had more than 6,000 square feet of living space.

 

September 25, 2020 | Narragansett 

7 Branch Road in Narragansett has sold for $649,000. The seller was represented by Karen Wilder, Sales Associate of The Blackstone Team of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty. The buyer was represented by Jean Albert of R.D. Denelle and Company, Inc.

At $983.33 per square foot, this tiny tucked away home is on an exceptionally private quarter acre lot with pond frontage. This one bedroom and one-bathroom cottage offers a serene setting and breathtaking views from both inside the home and out.

September 23, 2020 | Charlestown

491 East Beach Road has sold for $980,000. The seller was represented by Susan Mitchell, Sales Associate and Ray Mott, Co-Owner/Broker: both of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty. The buyer was represented by Geb Masterson, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty.

This rare opportunity on East Beach features a spectacular panoramic view of the beach, ocean, and Block Island in the distance. The home has an open living, dining and kitchen with three bedrooms and two full baths.

“This is a quintessential beach cottage,” says Susan Mitchell. “On one of the most beautiful beaches in Rhode Island.”

 

September 28, 2020 | Charlestown

19 West End Road has sold for $1,675,000. The seller was represented by Susan Mitchell, Sales Associate and Ray Mott, Co-Owner/Broker: both of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty. The buyer was represented by Ruth Bellino of Lila Delman Real Estate.

This unique, quiet, and sublime piece of oceanfront property features an updated floor plan with two bedrooms and two bathrooms. The ocean facing deck is perfect for entertaining, listening to, and watching the water.

BlogFeaturedNewsPress June 29, 2020

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Announces Significant Sale in Westerly by Geb Masterson

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce the sale of 57 Atlantic Avenue for $2,300,000. Geb Masterson, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty represented the seller. Nick Felicetti of Randall Realtors represented the buyer.

According to data available from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service, the sale of 57 Atlantic Avenue is the fourth highest single-family sale in Westerly this year. Agents of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty have represented clients all top five sales in the municipality in 2020. Geb Masterson has represented clients in three of the five sales.

This Misquamicut beachfront home sited on the Atlantic Ocean features four bedrooms, four full bathrooms and two half bathrooms. From over 3,000 square feet of living space are views of Block Island, Montauk, & the Watch Hill Lighthouse. ⁠⠀

“Simply a breath-taking site,” says Geb Masterson.  “The home was created through a collaboration of top engineers and designers with the goal of maximizing views and creating a structure that is overbuilt the best materials and systems. A high-quality home with low maintenance materials means more time enjoying the small beach community in beautiful Westerly.”

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 SFM listings for the period of 01/01/2020 through 06/29/2020.

 

BlogNewsPressSotheby's International Realty May 4, 2020

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Announces Significant Sale in Watch Hill by Judy Chace & Geb Masterson

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty announces the sale of 33 Bay Street for $10,403,000. Judy Chace, Broker/Co-Owner of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty represented the buyer and Geb Masterson, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty facilitated on behalf of the sellers.

The sale of 33 Bay Street is the highest single-family sale in Westerly this year, according to data available from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service. This transaction is the highest residential sale in Westerly since the sale of 9 Water’s Edge Road, also brokered by Geb Masterson. It is also the second highest residential sale statewide in 2020.

“Our affiliation with the Sotheby’s International Realty network continues to power our success. My client, an international buyer, was referred to me by a past client who recognizes our dominance”, states Judy Chace. “Our global connections paired with a deep understanding of the high-end Coastal Rhode Island market has made our firm the leader in Rhode Island luxury real estate.

The waterfront estate features six bedrooms, six full bathrooms and three half bathrooms. Boasting views of Narragansett Bay out to the Atlantic Ocean, the home is finished with fine materials and artful design. Features of the main residence include three fireplaces, an elevator, a wine cellar and a sauna. Additionally, the property includes a saltwater pool, boat house, guest dwelling, large dock, tennis court and a putting green.

“I am grateful for the opportunity to continue to work within the Watch Hill community”, says Geb Masterson. “It is a little piece of paradise in Rhode Island that people near and far constantly discover and fall in love with.”

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 SFM listings for the period of 01/01/2020 through 5/04/2020.
BlogNewsPressSotheby's International Realty March 30, 2020

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Announces Significant Sale in Watch Hill by Geb Masterson

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce the sale of 9 Water’s Edge Road for $5,995,000. The seller was represented by Geb Masterson, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty. Lori Joyal of Lila Delman Real Estate represented the buyer.

The sale of 9 Water’s Edge Road is the highest single-family sale in Westerly since the historic sale of 10 Bluff Avenue, according to data available from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service. This is also the second highest residential sale statewide in 2020.

Windswept is a waterfront estate sitting directly on Little Narragansett Bay at the mouth of Watch Hill. With over 4,100 square feet of living space and five bedrooms and three- and one-half bathrooms, this home was designed to take advantage of its unique location and the water views. Surrounded by water on three sides, the nearly one-acre lot features four deep-water moorings and private beach access.

“Rarely do you see an offering as special as Windswept here in Watch Hill,” states Geb Masterson. “This is an ideal home for entertaining, with privacy abound, walking distance to the village of Watch Hill, and water views at every turn. What more could you ask for in coastal Rhode Island living?”

“We are absolutely thrilled to have represented the sellers in this one-of-a-kind sale,” says Judy Chace, Broker/Co-Owner of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty. “Our firm is looking forward to continuing to be Rhode Island’s true luxury leader in 2020.”

“The sale of this predominant property in Watch Hill is a spectacular example of what our clients can expect from Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty,” adds Ray Mott, Broker/Co-Owner of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty.

 

 

 

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 SFM listings for the period of 11/1/2019 through 3/30/2020.