East Greenwich Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Rhode Island
Welcome to East Greenwich, Rhode Island, a wonderful community located in Kent County. East Greenwich is set around a historic town, referred to as 'The Hill & Harbor' and features a vibrant community of historic homes and architecture. 'The Hill' is complemented by a bustling 'Main Street' with boutique stores and some of the top restaurants and nightlife in the state. An active waterfront combines marinas, yacht clubs, and additional restaurants and bars to further infuse energy into the town.(more)
East Greenwich schools have been ranked #1 in the state and were recently ranked nationally on Newsweek's list of 'Top Public High Schools in America.' East Greenwich is a mere 10 minutes from the city of Providence and 15 minutes from Narragansett State Beach. Boston commuters can relax on a highly convenient train ride from the new Wickford or Warwick train stations.
East Greenwich is home to just over 13,000 residents that are proud to call this town home. The town serves as the seat of Kent County and is the wealthiest municipality in the state. Residents appreciate the town's waterfront location along Greenwich Cove and Greenwich Bay, both which offer ample recreational opportunities such as boating, fishing, swimming and sailing. Many of East Greenwich's restaurants, clubs and bars are located along the waterfront, providing visitors with unobstructed views of the water.
Even though East Greenwich is Rhode Island's wealthiest municipality, future homeowners will find that East Greenwich offers a viable and affordable real estate market with homes ranging from $120,000 to upwards of $3 million. Average sales prices for properties in this part of Kent County run at roughly under $300,000.
East Greenwich Real Estate Market Info - Prices of Houses for Sale in East Greenwich
Buyers looking to purchase homes in the pleasant community of East Greenwich will find that the area predominantly offers listings of single family homes with a few listings of condos and townhomes. Sales prices for East Greenwich's single family homes run the pricing spectrum of $130,000 to $3 million. Sales of a 2 bedroom/2 bathroom condo or townhome in East Greenwich starts at $120,000.
East Greenwich Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of February 8th, 2016: homes priced around $468,740 compared to $433,850 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +7%. For Wednesday, February 10th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.67%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.79%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.09%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.65%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in East Greenwich RI. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in East Greenwich to help you find the best home!