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House Lust: The 5 Most Expensive Homes Sold in RI in 2019

2019 marked the highest sale in MLS history, plus other pricey sales and purchases.

This was not the year for Newport’s Gilded Age mansions; only one, “Midcliff,” ranked in the top five sales of 2019. The state’s highest sale of the year — also the highest in MLS history and the second-highest in state history, according to Lila Delman — is a classic Shingle-style beachfront home built at the turn of the century. The…

House Lust: 4 Tasty Gingerbread Houses On the Market in Rhode Island

Plus, two more treats in Massachusetts that are too sweet to pass up.

Sarah Kendall House, 47 Washington St., Newport Built in 1871, this iconic Newport mansion has eight bedrooms and ten baths between the 5,364 square-foot main house and a two-story converted stable out back. (Photos via Gustave White Sotheby’s) Show Caption Hide Caption Sarah Kendall House, 47 Washington St., Newport The home, named after the wife of a wealthy merchant, currently…