Here in Rhode Island, home sales have increased for fifth consecutive year. Despite some falling inventory, this is still very much a hot market. According to the Rhode Island Association of Realtors, home sales for single-family units reached 11,282 properties, higher than previous years, at a median sales price of $255,000. That’s a 6% increase. The average number of days on market also fell from 81 to 66 days.
Kim Ripley – Pawtucket, RI
Kim Ripley brings a skill to the industry that sets her apart: perspective. Both of her parents were appraisers, and when it came time to choose a career of her own, she followed in their footsteps, bringing with her the experience she had picked up along the way. She’s spent the last 14 years building on that experiencing, honing the skills she first sharpened through her parents those years ago. Based in Providence County, Kim works diligently to help clients on behalf of Appraisal Associates of Rhode Island.