What stock market turbulence? Northing appears to be affecting the million dollar real estate market on Aquidneck Island!

Following up on its recent record sale of Fairholme, the fabulous estate on The Cliff Walk for over 15 million dollars, Lila Delman Real Estate International continues its star performance with the sale of 791 Indian Avenue in Middletown for $5.175 million, the highest sale for a home in Middletown in the past year and a half.

The waterfront property is known as Sentosa, which means peace and tranquility. Built in 2009 to the highest architectural and construction standards, Sentosa features 6000 sq. ft. of living space, multiple fireplaces, an elevator, and stunning views. Melanie Delman and Alyce Wright of Lila Delman Real Estate International represented the sellers in this transaction.

“This home was thoughtfully designed with exquisite detailing, and the views of the Sakonnet and the Narragansett Bay are incredible,” said Melanie Delman, President of Lila Delman Real Estate International.

According to recent data from the Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service, this is the eighth residential sale in excess of $5 million in Middletown since 2000. Notably, Lila Delman Real Estate International has been involved with all eight of these sales, as Lila Delman Real Estate International represented every seller and also brought five of the buyers of these luxury properties.

In a time of concerns about market fluctuations and foreign markets, luxury real estate continues to hold its own, and command value,” Melanie Delman states.


Lila Delman founded the company’s original office in Narragansett over 50 years ago. Since then, Lila Delman Real Estate International has grown to include 6 strategically located offices, over 90 associates, a marketing department that creatively uses online social media, and an award-winning website. Utilizing international marketing partners such as Christie’s International Real Estate, Mayfair International Realty and Luxury Portfolio, the firm is consistently a frontrunner in the luxury market. For more information, please visit www.liladelman.com