Providence may be one of the worst housing markets in the country, but it’s also one of the best communities in Rhode Island to sell a home, according to separate studies.
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Rhode Island’s budget process was ranked seventh in the nation, tying with Tennessee, by State Policy Reports, a Federal Funds Information for States publication.
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A Canadian company wants to locate a cement distribution plant at the Port of Providence, which would act as a regional transfer center for its products through the Northeast.
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Filings for U.S. unemployment benefits rose more than forecast to an eight-week high, representing a pause in a trend of more muted firings.
Renovation of a century-old building downtown is now complete, and the facility anchors a newly opened, scattered site development that includes affordable housing, retail and community features.
Rhode Island Housing recently recognized Kyle Seyboth, of Keller Williams Realty, as its Realtor of the Quarter for the first and second quarters of 2015, for connecting the most buyers with the FirstHomes mortgage product.
The Randall Family of Cos., headquartered in Charlestown, has been named to a list of the fastest-growing companies in the U.S. by Inc. magazine.
The R.I. Airport Corporation has turned over the relocated Winslow Park ballfields to the city of Warwick, a relocation required by the extension of the primary runway at T.F. Green Airport.