A Rhode Island neighborhood is one of the best places to buy a beach vacation home, according to Travel + Leisure

A fisherman at sunset in Watch Hill, R.I. Latham Jenkins / Flickr
By Kristi Palma April 20, 2022 | 11:58 AM
If you dream of owning a vacation home along the New England coast, Travel + Leisure says you should buy in Rhode Island. The travel publication recently released a list of the 8 best places to buy a beach vacation home in the U.S. and included Watch Hill, R.I., the only New England spot on the list. Watch Hill is a neighborhood in Westerly, R.I. ‘Investing in a second home, especially one located by the beach, has always tempted people, but because of the COVID-19 pandemic, it has become one of the hottest real estate trends,’ wrote Travel + Leisure.