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Robert Rutley

As a Broker Associate & REALTOR® licensed in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, my goal is to make your home sale or purchase simple, seamless, and complete by utilizing a full network of high-quality, real estate-savvy resources. My team-based concierge approach, with your interests at the center, will prepare you for better and quicker negotiations, proven strategy, and improved outcomes.


My goal is to make your home sale or purchase simple, seamless, and complete using proven strategy, smart negotiations, real estate-savvy relationships, and deep market knowledge, leveraging my team-based concierge approach, with your interests at the center.


Working with Mott and Chace Sotheby's International Realty, I leverage the power of collaboration by working with other top-tier professionals that, year after year, outperform other professionals across the state of Rhode Island, including Providence, East Greenwich, Barrington, while winning multiple industry awards, notably Platinum Plus status from the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS® for 2015-2023.

I am your Relocation Specialist. If you're moving to the Providence area, let me give you a city tour through key neighborhoods. If you're relocating from Providence to another city, Sotheby's is global, and I have an extensive personal network of well-vetted real estate professionals in many metro areas and countries.
I'm your true statewide agent with 15 years of real estate experience, from investing to representing 100's of buyers, and 100's of sellers that believe in making good decisions.

๐˜™๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ค๐˜ฉ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ต ๐˜ช๐˜ง ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ’๐˜ฅ ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฏ ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข๐˜ฃ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ต ๐˜ฎ๐˜บ ๐˜ฆ๐˜น๐˜ค๐˜ญ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ท๐˜ฆ ๐˜ค๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฑ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ. ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ต.๐˜ณ๐˜ถ๐˜ต๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜บ@๐˜ฎ๐˜ฐ๐˜ต๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ๐˜ค๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ค๐˜ฆ.๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ฎ

Robert Rutley

Broker Associate | Realtorยฎ
100 Exchange St, Providence, RI 02903

Experience and Recognitions

I have been featured in the Providence Journal, the New York Times, Providence Business Journal, and REALTOR.com, and I am a regular contributor to GoLocal Live on the topic of real estate.
I am the first Providence real estate professional to earn the coveted CLHMS designation from the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing. I also hold designations for ABR, SRS, and MRP, and am a certified Luxury Estates Advisor.
I live in a restored historic home in Providence, Rhode Island, with my husband Antonio and rescue pup Pepper-Monkey. I believe that my extensive community involvement is key to understanding the many facets of the city, its drivers and initiatives, needs, and the market.
My committee and board participation includes The Washington Park Association, CityWalk, FireBall at WaterFire, and the Roger Williams Park Conservancy. I am a member of The Hope Club and I also support initiatives with The Providence Preservation Society, Rhode Island Historical Society, and Recycle-a-Bike, and am the past managing director of the Ocean State Pride Volleyball League.
I am currently a Director at the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS® and sit on the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion committee. I have a proven marketing and negotiation strategy honed from my experience as a real estate investor, a top 1.5% agent nationally, and a 20-year career at a Fortune 500 company.
I have a BA in Psychology from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and a BS in Information Technology from Capella University in Minneapolis.
I have been recognized with Rhode Island Monthly's Award for Professional Excellence in 2018-2022, with the Providence Journal's nomination as Rhode Island's Best Real Estate Agent in 2019, and 2022, and Top LGBT+ Agent top 120 agents in the nation in 2018-2022 with the LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance and NAGLREP, making me the only nationally ranked LGBTQ+ agent in Rhode Island. 

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My goal is to make your home sale or purchase simple, seamless, and complete by utilizing a full network of high-quality, real estate-savvy resources. Contact me for a confidential discussion on your real estate goals.

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