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Rich Epstein has been a top producing Realtor for 14 years in Rhode Island representing buyers and sellers in all facets of residential real estate.

15 Great Winterizing Tips For Your Home

By | 2017-03-14T12:24:04+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Real Estate Advice|

15 Home Winterizing Tips That Will Save You Money All Year Long By properly winterizing your home you can head off unexpected repairs and boost your home’s energy efficiency so you save money all year long.  Here are just 15 home winterizing tips and tricks you can implement right away to not only save money, [...]

Does The Presidential Election Affect The Real Estate Market?

By | 2017-03-14T12:24:04+00:00 November 9th, 2016|Economy|

Does the Presidential election affect the real estate market? How can the Presidential election affect the real estate market? Savvy investors are standing by with their fingers crossed that prices will plummet, while most homeowners are hoping for continuous appreciation of home values. Since much of this is simply speculation, let’s take a look at [...]

RI Real Estate Market Update

By | 2017-03-22T14:18:19+00:00 November 8th, 2016|Real Estate Stats|

RI Real Estate Market Update - November 7, 2016 This year's RI real estate market is heading into the last few months vastly outpacing 2015. As of now we have closed about 1000 more single-family homes than we did this time last year. The average sales price is also up about 5% from last year. [...]

RI Real Estate Market Update

By | 2017-03-22T14:32:25+00:00 August 31st, 2016|Real Estate Stats|

RI Real Estate Market Update RI Real Estate Market in 2016 continues to outpace 2015 in number of homes sold as well as average sold price. We've noticed a little but of a slowdown which is normal for the summer months as people's attention turn to vacation and enjoying the outside weather. We had a very [...]

Tax Deductions For Rental Properties

By | 2017-03-14T12:24:04+00:00 April 7th, 2016|Economy|

Tax Deductions for Rental Properties Yes! There are significant tax deductions for rental properties! In fact, you can use many rental property expenses to offset your rental income. IRS Publication 527 has all the details.  Make sure you save receipts and any other documentation, and take the deductions on Schedule E. In general, you can [...]

Homeowner Tax Deductions To Know For 2016

By | 2016-04-07T14:35:16+00:00 April 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

HOMEOWNER TAX DEDUCTIONS FOR 2016 THE BIG FOUR TAX DEDUCTIONS FOR HOMEOWNERS Homeowner tax deductions are a huge benefit that renters aren't able to capitalize on — critical deductions that can lower your overall tax bill. But how much do homeowners really save on their taxes? Using 2012 IRS data, the most recent available, we calculated [...]