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Attention Rhode Island Residents!
Help Us Stop Proposed Tax On Homebuyers
Contact your elected officials and ask them to oppose H 5973 and S 669, which proposes a two percent conveyance tax to homebuyers of Newport properties.
The city of Newport is petitioning the General Assembly for authorization to levy a steep conveyance tax on home sales to fund infrastructure improvements and new schools.
The real estate marketplace can be a confusing place, especially for first-time homebuyers. The Greater Providence Board of REALTORS® is helping to ease that confusion by preparing member REALTORS® to work better with the consumers they represent. The …