Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Edith Wharton's Newport Estate sells for $8.6 Million

May 27, 2020 - Newport
Edith Wharton's Newport estate has sold for $8.6 million, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Rhode Island mansion near Taylor Swift’s home sells for $17.6 million

November 07, 2019 - Watch Hill
An oceanfront house at 10 Bluff Ave. in Watch Hill has sold for $17.6 million, the highest known sale in the area since Taylor Swift bought a house nearby for $17.75 million in 2013.

Fairholme Back on Market for $21 Million

December 04, 2015 - Newport
Fairholme, one of Newport R.I.’s Gilded Age mansions, has returned to the market for $21 million after selling for $15 million in July.

Realtors criticize Governor's proposed “Taylor Swift tax”

March 20, 2015 - Rhode Island
The governor of Rhode Island is defending a proposed luxury tax for pricey second homes that has been dubbed the “Taylor Swift tax.”