With his wife, Susan, and two of their three children, Ron Phipps carries on the legacy of Phipps Realty in Warwick, RI, begun by his mother, Joyce in 1976. Ron is the principal broker for the family firm. A graduate from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA, Ron graduated with a double major in political science and comparative religions. An avid athelete, Ron has participated in many triathlons and marathons. He has been quoted as sayng that having these physical endeavors has taught him endurance and patience, two characteristics that serve him well in life as well as in his real estate career. Ron is well known in Warwick for his volunter work. He and Susan enjoy modern art, music, and travel.
As President of the National Association of Realtors(R), Ron has been tireless in his advocacy. With a travel schedule that is relentless, NAR President, Ron Phipps, has been meeting with the top bankers in the country to encourage them to do more in lending while also talking to the lawmakers on Capitol Hill about Mortgage Interest Deduction and other topics so important to home ownership throughout the country. Ron's required speaking engagements, media appearances and continuing participation in his family business, show his impressive dedication to making home ownership possible for all. Ron has been a Realtor (R) for 31 years. He holds the professional designations of Graduate, REALTOR(R) Institute (GRI, Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), GREEN and e-PRO certification. At the national level, Ron has served as president-elect in 2010 and as first vice president in 2009. He has been a national director since 2000. He was a 2006 presidential liaison for Housing and Diversity. In 2004, Ron was the presidential liaison for Information, Education and Conventions. His list of offices held on the state and region level along with being named RI's "REALTOR(R) of the Year, in 1995, all highlight his distinguished career. Phipps Realty is a full service real estate firm licensed in RI, MA and VT. The Impressive Phipps team offers concierge services, is multi-lingual and proficient in cutting edge technology for the convenience of their clients.
Warwick, RI, home to Phipps Realty, offers some of the most beautiful beaches on the east coast. With 39 miles of coastline, spectacular views of Narragansett Bay, it is a bastion of history. Pawtuxet Village, the oldest village in New England, lighthouses, great golf courses, shopping, world class dining and easy proximity to other major cities in the region make it a perfect place to call "home" for those seeking a quality life style.