August 9th, 2017


Jim DeRentis of Residential Properties Ltd. recently sold 165 Pratt Street in the College Hill area of Providence for $1,195,000. Jim DeRentis is a member of RPL’s Providence office and was both the listing and selling agent for this transaction.

According to MLS data, there have been 18 single family sales of $1,000,000 or more on the East Side of Providence this year. RPL has listed 13 of these and has represented 28 of the possible 36 sides on these transactions.

Built in 2000, this contemporary Prairie home has a multitude of beautiful views of the capital, the fourth-largest self-supporting marble dome in the world. The downstairs area boasts a fully equipped chef’s kitchen with a picturesque breakfast area where you can eat and enjoy the surrounding cityscape. Upstairs, a master suite has an ensuite spa-like bathroom, walk-in closet, and fireplace. The master suite also features deck to take in the sounds of the city on summer nights and relax. Downstairs, a guest bedroom provides an ensuite bathroom, perfect for your family and guests. When you want to experience the city and see the Capital up close, the home is only a short walk to Downtown where you can enjoy events like Waterfire or take in a movie at the Cable Car Cinema.

The listing and selling agent was Jim DeRentis. A College Hill resident himself, DeRentis was a recipient of the 2016 Circle of Sales Excellence Platinum Plus Award and has been included on Real Trends’ list of “America’s Top Real Estate Agents”. To learn more about DeRentis and view his current listings, please visit

April 9th, 2013

71 Loring Avenue
East Side Of Providence

This stunning brick neo-Georgian Colonial was built in 1960 and recently underwent a complete renovation and redesign which included updates to the insulation, wiring, and mechanicals to achieve true “green” status. The entire home has been wired with state-of-the-art security and AV systems, as well as a fresh air exchange and humidification system to ensure a steady flow of optimal air throughout the house.

The home is ideally located in the desirable East Side of Providence. Just a short walk to Blackstone Park and the Seekonk River, the property is also within close proximity of the many restaurants, shops, and boutiques found in the historic district of College Hill.

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