Residential Properties LTD.
April 5th, 2017

Real Trends 2017

For the fifth consecutive year, Residential Properties Ltd. has earned a spot on the Real Trends 500, a prestigious list of the Top 500 most successful real estate companies in the entire nation. Now in its 30th year, the Real Trends 500 remains the undisputed leading report ranking the performance of the top residential real estate brokerage firms.

Residential Properties Ltd. is proud to be the only company based entirely in Rhode Island to appear on the list, and was recently ranked #1 in the state in both gross volume and residences sold on the Providence Business News Book of Lists. The independently owned brokerage ranked #314 in the nation for gross volume with $789,129,644 in overall sales, as well as #490 in transaction sides with a total of 1,886.

Due to the requirement that all information be independently verified, the REAL Trends 500 remains the trusted source for information regarding the performance of these firms. The results of the list show that the nation’s leading realty firms outperformed the market when compared against the results reported by the National Association of Realtors® and the National Association of Home Builders. The firms included on the Real Trends 500 saw a 6.6 percent increase in unit sales, as well as an 8.8 percent rise in sales volume this past year.

Recently celebrating its 35th anniversary, Residential Properties Ltd. sold more homes and compiled more sales volume than any other brokerage in the Rhode island for each of the past two years. To learn more about Residential Properties, view market information, search current listings, or find a Realtor®, please visit

May 11th, 2016

With the recent release of the 2016 Real Trends 500 report, Residential Properties Ltd. has once again been ranked as one of the top 500 real estate companies in the entire country. Now in its 29th year, the Real Trends 500 is the leading report for ranking the performance of the nation’s top brokerages based on both residential transaction sides and sales volume.

As reported by Providence Business News, Residential Properties Ltd. led all Rhode Island real estate companies during 2015 with a total of 1,748 residential transaction sides and $704,119,263 in overall gross volume. With these totals, RPL appeared on the 2016 Real Trends 500 list ranked 316th in the country for sales volume and 485th for transaction sides.

Originally founded in 1981, RPL has grown to become Rhode Island’s largest and most successful independent real estate company with over 180 top sales agents and five offices throughout the state. Currently celebrating its 35th anniversary, Residential Properties Ltd. routinely leads the state in overall gross volume, including this past year (2015) in which RPL totaled nearly $300,000,000 more in gross volume than any other brokerage in Rhode Island. For more information, please visit – ranked among the top 25 real estate websites in the country.

August 21st, 2015


We’re proud to announce that the Residential Properties Ltd. website ( has been honored as one of the best real estate sites in the country, earning spots in several categories of the Real Trends 2015 Real Estate Website Rankings.

The rankings were compiled by analyzing the websites of 750 of the nation’s top real estate brokerages. After five technology experts narrowed the entries to a list of the top 25, a panel comprised of 70 real estate chief technology and marketing officers from across the United States voted on the best websites over eight different categories.

With the new redesign officially launched in May of this year, earned recognition in four separate categories, including “Best Neighborhood Pages,” “Best Property Details,” “Best Video Strategy,” and “Best Map Search.”

The site’s modern design features big, bold photography and was created with special attention to the user experience, providing visitors with an improved navigation and easy-to-use tools. The property details pages prominently display vital listing information, while also presenting a large slideshow of full-size MLS photos. The neighborhood pages and map search offer valuable community information, while the video page showcases over 500 property tours in addition to an assortment of company, community, and industry videos. The site is also fully responsive, ensuring quality performance across multiple platforms, including smartphones and tablets.

Residential Properties Ltd. has always been on the cutting edge of website design, first launching its site in 1996 when the internet was still in its infancy. Today, the company continues to stay at the forefront of technology in order to help simplify the process of sharing information with clients.