Explore Newport, RI

By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in Southern RI and beyond
(RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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 The Breakers Newport RI in Grand Style RI Real Estate  To spend some time viewing the Newport RI grand mansions such as the Breakers is what Rhode Island real estate is all about and then some.  I had the pleasure to do this recently with a fellow ActiveRainer, Janis Borgueta, as we toured Newpo...

By Connor Dowd, 2013 Newport Realtor of the Year
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When: Wednesday, April 30at 8:00am Location: The Fifth Element 111 Broadway, Newport, Rhode Island 02840 The newly formed Newport, RI., chapter of Business Networking International will host a networking event, Wednesday April 30th, with an opportunity for all professionals present to announce t...

By Connor Dowd, 2013 Newport Realtor of the Year
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For all local information and new listings for RHODE ISLAND, be sure to follow The Connor Dowd Team's blog on the PATCH! We specialize in Newport, Middletown, Portsmouht, Bristol, Jamestown, and surrounding towns   (http://middletown.patch.com/blogs/the-connor-dowd-team?content_subdomain=middleto...

By Mark Corbett
(The Buyer's Choice)
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Here are Homes around Jamestown and Newport RI over a $1,000,000   You can zoom in or out to view more or less homes and details. Register and Create a FREE account in which you can save a favorite home or favorite search. If you don’t find what you need, fill out the form to the right and I can ...

By Trish Vasseur, Newport County Realtor
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Did you know that most WWII torpedos were made on Goat Island? Since the Revolutionary War, the United States Navy has played an important role on Narragansett Bay.  At that time, the Bay was used as a haven for the Continental Navy.  During the Civil War, the U.S. Naval Academy was moved from An...

By Trish Vasseur, Newport County Realtor
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  A visit to Newport, Rhode Island is not complete without a visit to The Breakers mansion.  The Breakers, named for the breaking Atlantic waves it overlooks, is considered the most elaborate of Newport, Rhode Island's mansions, which were considered "summer cottages" for the wealthy at the turn ...

By Trish Vasseur, Newport County Realtor
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Did you know that Newport has more than 300 pre-Revolutionary War era buildings still standing—more than any other city in the United States? Many tourists that visit Newport appreciate the history seen in its many houses and taverns, often taking one of the several guided walking tours to see th...

By Trish Vasseur, Newport County Realtor
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But did you know that it is 3.5 miles long?  Most visitors to Newport have walked its "Cliff Walk," but how much did they really learn about it?  Cliffwalk, in 1965, was designated the first New England a National Recreation Trail and runs from the east end of Bailey's Beach (locally known as "Re...

By Trish Vasseur, Newport County Realtor
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What is the easiest project to spruce up your home? Being a busy realtor in Newport County, Rhode Island, I have an opportunity to see the inside of many homes - many that seem  a bit tired after a few weeks indoors from the cold.  Luckily, there are several changes homeowners and renters can mak...

By Trish Vasseur, Newport County Realtor
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Does Newport, Rhode Island have a connection to Egyptian tombs?   Many people don't realize that one of the most famous Egyptologists of his time was Theodore Montgomery Davis, who developed his passion while in semi-retirement and living in Newport, Rhode Island.  Davis is buried at Newport's Is...

By Trish Vasseur, Newport County Realtor
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  Pedicabs in Newport, Rhode Island are eco-friendly and a popular means of transportation in this tourist destination for locals and tourists, young and old, alike.  Visitors from all over the world travel to Newport, whether it's to unwind, explore or play.  Newport has its historic mansions, u...

By Trish Vasseur, Newport County Realtor
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Take a moment to read about how to decorate your Newport, Rhode Island home for the holidays.  Holiday decorating can be a fun family event and what better way to make your home look warm and inviting than to add holiday lights and accents.  As temperatures lower during December, take advantage o...

By Trish Vasseur, Newport County Realtor
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The Fall season is upon us and the leaves are changing, signaling it may be time to consider some energy-saving and comfort tips for your Newport, Rhode Island home this Fall.  Homeowners often find it unexciting to think about conserving energy but when it is combined with comfort improvements, ...

By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in Southern RI and beyond
(RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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 What is happening in the Jamestown RI Real Estate Market? August 2013   Home sales in Jamestown RI are showing strength with home sales up in August 2013 over the prior month.  Knowing the waterfront and Jamestown RI coastal real estate area is part of the home search process.  If you are buying...

By Trish Vasseur, Newport County Realtor
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Flying a Kite on Ocean Drive in Newport, Rhode Island A trip to Newport, Rhode Island would not be complete without visiting its beaches, dining at its varied restaurants and enjoying some of its special events.  But a Newport, Rhode Island vacation must include flying a kite on Ocean Drive in Ne...

By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in Southern RI and beyond
(RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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Saint Patrick's Day Parade- Newport RI - Saturday March 16 - 57th Annual Celebration.   Where: Parade begins at City Hall, 43 Broadway Newport RI. When: Saturday, March 16th at 11 a.m. Yes, the parade was yesterday but like all good Rhode Island Irishmen and women the festivities continue on the ...

By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in Southern RI and beyond
(RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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Newport RI Hosts America's Cup World Series 2012 Races.  Newport RI will be hosting the America's cup world series beginning this week from June 23- July 3rd in Newport Rhode Island.  Rhode Island real estate watchers are lining the shores on Narragansett Bay for this boat race. The actual practi...

By Liz Wallace, Broker C21 Sherlock Homes, Rockville Centre, LI, N
(Century 21 Sherlock Homes)
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  The Victorian Ladies Inn located at 63 Memorial Boulevard in Newport, Rhode Island is one of the most beautiful Inn's I have ever stayed in. The Inn was Built in 1851 and the main inn houses the parlor, dining room and five guest rooms.  The carriage house consists of four , two with private ba...

By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in Southern RI and beyond
(RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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Saint Patrick's Day Parade- Newport RI - Saturday March 17 - 56th Annual Celebration.   Where: Parade begins at City Hall, 43 Broadway Newport RI. When: Saturday, March 17th at 11 a.m. Find your best green attire, keep your eyes open for leprechauns, and join in the revelry to celebrate St. Patri...

By Liz Moras Migic, Chilliwack, British Columbia - Realtor
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After leaving New York - Our next stop was Newport, Rhode Island. By the turn of the 20th century, many of the nation's wealthiest families were summering in Newport, in their gorgeous "cottages", such  asThe Breakers, Belcourt Castle, The Elms, Marble House and Rosecliff.  The Astors and the Van...

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