Saturday, May 18, 2013
You can walk to Hundred Acre Cove from this custom-built home at 24 Hanson Road in this Hampden Meadows neighborhood.
Take a look at the most recent home listed for sale in Barrington by clicking here. It's been on the market for about 4 days. This custom-built home is located at 24 Hanson Road in a Hampden Meadows neighborhood just on the other side of the ‘White Church’ bridge within sight of Hundred Acre Cove. It’s listed for $449,000. The home includes three bedrooms and three baths among its 3,188 square feet of living space. There are hardwood floors, a basement and a neighborhood dock on the water. It was built in 1986. Residential Properties agent Joyce Hughes describes the property as: “Builder’s custom home with amazing charm and style throughout. Walk to the water. Home features cathedral ceilings with tons of natural light. Lot extends from…
The newly launched site offers tips, info and digital know-how for small business owners.
Patch has launched a new website to educate and empower small businesses with the digital tools, social media strategies and marketing know-how needed to ensure long-term growth. Readers will have access to exclusive interviews with well-known founders and CEOs and small business industry experts who share their experiences, advice and tips for success. One of the latest articles features an exclusive interview with successful real estate entrepreneur, Barbara Corcoran, founder of The Corcoran Group. In this Q&A, Corcoran discusses the how to take advantage of the size of a small businesses, and why making big “mistakes” made all the difference in her success. Click here to read about the tactics Corcoran used to grow her business. …
Friday, May 17, 2013
Realtors have scheduled more than two dozen open houses on Sunday -- one of the busiest days in Barrington in years.
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Four warranty deeds for homes that changed hands were recorded in the Barrington Town Hall last week.
Four warranty deeds were recorded in Barrington Town Hall last week, May 5-11. The deeds show sales of three homes in the Hampden Meadows neighborhood and one just west of Hundred Acre Cove. The prices can give you some idea of the market value of your Barrington property in the current real estate market if you are thinking about buying or selling.
I'm hoping to drive my old beater into the ground before we need to get another car, but I'm on the lookout. What's your next car going to be?
My wife and I drive a perfectly good 2002 Nissan Sentra with 127,318 miles on it. "Stella" has four wheels and gets us from Point A to Point B. We've reached the stage in the life of the car where we don't repair body damage (as you can tell from the accompanying photo). I'm ashamed for my Dad to see it. But hey, it's paid for. Even though I'd love to get 200K miles out of Stella, she has some mechanical problems, like a seized bolt that has left the transmission fluid unchangeable for about eight years. She could conk out any old day. So we've been on the lookout for our next car. I'm paying attention to car commercials, asking friends about their cars. You know the feeling. We're looking for something that gets good gas mileage, and is …
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Monday, May 13, 2013
Barrington Books in the Barrington Shopping Plaza will host three author events this week.
Barrington Books will host three author events in honor of Children's Book Week, 2013, this week. Children's Book Week, celebrated nationally from May 13-19, is the longest-running literacy initiative in the country, with commemorative events held nationwide at schools, libraries, bookstores -- wherever young readers and books connect. The celebration at Barrington Books kicks off with a special presentation and book signing by bestselling authors Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black -- creators of THE SPIDERWICK CHRONICLES - -on Wednesday, May 15, from 6-8pm. The first 50 guests will receive a free, limited edition sketchbook by Tony DiTerlizzi. THE SPIDERWICK CHRONICLES -- about three siblings who have adventures in the fantastical world of…
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Two-story home on Roffee Street is described as perfect for a first-time buyer.
Take a look at the most recent home listed for sale in Barrington by clicking here. It's been on the market for about 3 days. This two-story home is located at 130 Roffee St. in the Holy Angels Church neighborhood not far from playing fields and tennis courts. It’s listed for $214,500. The home includes two bedrooms and two baths among its 1,242 square feet of living space. There is a basement. It was built in 1979. Coleman Realtors says: “Move-in ready in a great family neighborhood. It is in the Nayatt School district. Near the bike path and Chianese playing fields. The house is ready for your personalized finishes. Perfect for a first time homebuyer! Taxes are approximately $3,933. An open house is scheduled on Sunday, May 12, from 1 …
Friday, May 10, 2013
Realtors schedule 8 open houses in Barrington this weekend, including three homes in the affordable-housing project and one for a house listed at $1.4 million.
Need a place to take Mom for brunch on Mother's Day? Here are some great spots on this side of the bay in Rhode Island.
Have you found a great spot to take your Mom out for a meal on Sunday on her day? Patch readers voted last year for the best places to take Mom for a traditional Mother's Day brunch. We’re posting again this list of the best places for a Mother’s Day brunch on this side of the bay -- just in case you’ve dallied and need some help: Attleboro-Seekonk: _The Colonel Blackinton Inn, 203 N. Main St., Attleboro. Barrington: Tyler Point Grille, 32 Barton Ave., Barrington. Bristol-Warren: Wharf Taven, 215 Water St., Warren. East Providence: Gregg's Restaurant, 1940 Pawtucket Ave., East Providence. Middletown: Rhea's Inn, 120 West Main Rd, Middletown. Newport: White Horse Tavern, 26 Marlborough St., Newport. Portsmouth: Custom House Coffee, West …