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By HOM Editor | November 25, 2019
Rhode Island’s single-family housing market continues to gain momentum heading into the last quarter of the year.
By HOM Editorial Team | June 17, 2015
Every property owner in Rhode Island currently pays local level property taxes. New legislation this year would have added an extra, statewide property tax. The Rhode Island Association of REALTORS® is taking a strong stance against this proposal. The …
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Help Us Stop Proposed Tax On Homebuyers
May 8, 2019
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.
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