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Newport County Short Term Rental ROI

We discussed a couple of weeks ago what type of location would be good for a STR, that post can be found here. In the video below I discussed the towns in our county, sale prices and STR income. Here is a breakdown of each town in Newport County RI for average sale price in […]

Top 5 considerations when outfitting a Vacation Rental Home

Over the last couple of weeks, we discussed the best location for a vacation rental, found here. Then specific things to look for in the home itself, found here. This week, let’s discuss how to furnish a home for a vacation rental.  Bed size- kings or twins. Guests love king beds, so whenever possible we […]

Top 5 Vacation Rental Must Haves!

When looking to purchase a vacation rental home there are certain elements to a home that would make it more desirable to guests. In my last post, I shared what makes a good location for a rental home. If you missed it, you can find it here. Today, I wanted to share things within a […]

What makes a good location for a Vacation Rental property?

When we purchased our Schoolhouse No.1 more than 10 years ago, we didn’t know what a vacation rental home was. We had never heard of VRBO and Airbnb was just couch rentals in California. Now in 2021, particularly after COVID related travel restrictions and shifts of where people would like to spend their vacation time; […]

Homeschooling Resources- National Poultry Day

One of our favorite resources was always DLTK-kids for educational crafts. They have a whole page of links for chicken coloring pages and crafts. Follow the link here. If you are looking for chick specific crafts, click this link here. Crafty Morning has SO many cute crafts on her site using egg cartons, popsicle sticks […]

Top 5 Local Playgrounds

Wilbur McMahon School 28 Commons Little Compton, RI Fenced in from the parking lot Multiple jungle gyms, some taller slides for the older kiddos Baby and big kid swings, basketball court and walking track adjacent 2. Town Farm, Main Road Tiverton RI Two seperate playground spaces on either end of the walking track. Track surrounds […]

Top 5 Local Coffee Shops

Coastal Roasters 1791 Main Road Tiverton RI Donald roasts the beans right there in the shop, so even driving by can be heavenly. Lots of outdoor seating overlooking the water. Huge menu of coffee and tea drinks. 2. Gray’s Daily Grind “ “Free Range Coffee”  638 Adamsville Rd Westport, MA This shop is within walking […]

Top 5 Local Sandwich Shops

Simmons Cafe & Market 78 Crandall Road Little Compton, RI Breakfast,  lunch and dinner. freshly made with local organic ingredients. Homemade daily soups and salads. Daily dinner entrees ready for pick up. Or choose to eat in with local beer or wine. Walking distance from our Samuel Church Estate. 2. Black Goose Cafe 2160 Main […]

Top 5 Local Public Golf Courses

Top 5 Public Golf Courses Newport National Golf Club 324 Mitchell’s Lane Middletown, RI 401-848-9690 ewport National which started out as a 200-acre landscape nursery is now deemed the “Number One Public Access Course in New England,” by New England Golf Monthly. Legendary golf architect Arthur Hills designed the challenging 7,244 yard Orchard Course. The […]

Top 5 April Vacation Ideas

Thursday, April 18th at 10:30 am at the Brownell Library, 44 Commons Little Compton All ages welcome! Hands-on presentation about Dominique chickens and eggs from Casey Farm. There will be a slide show presentation and many types of eggs to view, afterwards kids will get an opportunity to touch a Dominique chicken and hold baby […]