PROVIDENCE, RI – May 16, 2023 – Compass agent Kevin Fox has sold a modern Providence home above the asking price for $2.2 million, which marks the second-highest sale in Providence so far this year.* Located at 127 Pratt Street, the modern four-bedroom, three-and-a-half-bathroom mansion in the charming College Hill neighborhood of Providence boasts stunning views of the Capitol building and downtown skyline and a discreet shiplap and cement board exterior for added privacy.
Designed by the renowned Austrian-born American architect Friedrich St. Florian, known for his work on the National World War II Memorial and other notable buildings, this architectural gem offers clean, crisp lines and an artfully illuminated stair tower connecting all three floors. The open living and dining area on the main floor leads to a long terrace.
The property’s prime location in the College Hill neighborhood, home to several prestigious institutions, including Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design, makes it a hub for students, professors, and residents. The area is bustling with cafes, restaurants, and shops, offering a lively and diverse atmosphere.
In addition to its modern design and picturesque location, the property features top-to-bottom renovated bathrooms with custom cabinetry and tile work, a two-car integral garage, and two additional exterior parking space.
Kevin Fox, who represented the home, ranks as one of the top three real estate agents on Providence’s East Side. Compass is the leading brokerage in Rhode Island based on total sales volume. The firm’s Providence office on 369 S Main Street launched in January of this year and is already home to thirty top agents from Providence and the surrounding areas.
Compass, a Fortune 500 company, is the number one residential real estate brokerage in the United States based on 2022 sales volume.** Founded in 2012 and headquartered in New York City, the technology-enabled brokerage provides an end-to-end platform that empowers its real estate agents to deliver exceptional service to seller and buyer clients alike. Today, the company is home to over 28,000 agents in more than 350 cities across the United States, including twelve office locations in Rhode Island alone.
*Data is based on real estate transactions closed between 1.1.23 – 5.16.23 in the Rhode Island State-Wide Multiple Listing Service. Rankings based on closed sales volume. East Side defined as Zip Code 02906. **As of 2022, closed sales volume. Source: RealTrends 3/9/23