|Quoting Tbar220 (Reply 2):|
ingly, stats show that Providence is a pretty poor town, with 29% of families living under the poverty line.
|Quoting MBMBOS (Reply 3):|
Providence is going through a phase of gentrification, so it's getting pretty nice
|Quoting PHLBOS (Reply 5):|
Be prepared for real estate sticker shock, even if you're initially/only renting.
|Quoting Tbar220 (Reply 6):|
Yea, I'm pretty much expecting that in every job I'm applying for in big cities, from Chicago to Providence.
|Quoting PHLBOS (Reply 8):|
To give you a rough magnitude of the increase(s). My father's 3-bedroom house w/a 2-car garage on a small lot in Toledo, OH (Point Place area) has a price of $122,000. Place that house and lot anywhere in New England and you're talking $450,000 to $500,000 easy.