Our Team

Meet the RI Properties Team.

RI Properties has been providing Real Estate services to Rhode Islanders since 1986. Our services include RE Sales, Appraisals, & Management.

RI Properties Team

Richard Berlinsky

Principal, RI Properties

RI Properties / Equity Advisory Group / Appraisal Resource Company

37 year Real Estate veteran specializing in Valuation, Construction Management and Land Use.

Boards and Awards (past and current):

National Association of Realtors Board of Directors.

RI Association of Realtors – Board of Directors, Past Chairman of Education Committee.
RI Appraisal Board. Department of Business Regulations, Past Chairman
RI Statewide MLS. Board of Directors
RI Commercial/Appraisal Board. Board of Directors, Past President
North Kingstown Zoning Board, Member
Expert Witness. RI Courts and Municipal Boards

2013 Realtor Of the Year by the RI Commercial Appraisal Board of Realtors, 2013 Realtor Of The Year from the RI Association of Realtors

2013 Award: National Association of Realtors for outstanding achievement in the Commercial Real Estate industry.

2014 was awarded the prestigious Omega Tau Rho award.

He attained the GRI, RAA and GREEN designations from the National Association of Realtors

Nasson College, MS in Arts Management

Andrew Berlinsky


Andrew specializes in working with first time home buyers. He is attentive, responsive, and customer-focused. He prides himself on taking the time to educate his customers on the necessary steps needed to facilitate a smooth transaction. Aside from his outstanding customer service, Andrew has a passion for analyzing real estate opportunities for investors. He has previously worked as a claims adjuster and an acquisitions deal analyst for national corporations. Andrew is a Rhode Island College graduate where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management.

Lola Smith

Office Manager
Lola has been the office manager for RI Properties/EAG for the past 25 years. She handles all administration, scheduling and customer service. Lola is proficient in a number of appraisal software applications as well as AMC portals and delivery.

Alan Gandelman


Alan is a realtor with 30 years experience and has a law degree from the University of Miami. He has lived in Cranston, Warwick, North Providence, and currently resides in Johnston. He has done broker price opinions in 38 out of Rhode Island’s cities and towns (never been to Block Island.) he loves meeting new people and is extremely patient in working with and educating both buyers and sellers. Working with Alan means receiving individualized attention. Look forward to meeting you!

Amber Price

Design Coordinator

Amber has been practicing interior design for over a decade with focused experience in corporate, healthcare, residential and new construction projects. Daily work involves concept development, design planning, material selection and vendor management. Amber graduated from High Point University where she earned a bachelors of science in interior design.

Wendy Elsasser


Prior to obtaining her realtor license in 2016, Wendy was a local, small business owner for almost 10 years with her husband, Paul. Wendy possesses an undeniable passion for real estate. As an agent she loves transforming the dream of homeownership into a reality for her first time buyer clients by spending time to educate them on the entire process. Wendy has experience as both a buying and listing agent. She understands that no single approach works for every client, therefore she takes careful consideration when designing a plan to help you reach your real estate goals.

                   Brianna Ferrara


Born and raised in Newport RI, the city by the sea I’ve always been surrounded by the real estate culture. I am a mama of three little ones and a wife of an Italian chef. La vita e  bella!  I specialize in both investment and vacation home properties.  I own a local vacation home property management company, STAY Newport that is detail oriented with hotel quality and a touch of local flare. 
I can’t wait to help you make your next real estate dreams come true! 

Get In Touch!

We look forward to working with you


845 Main Street, East Greenwich RI 02818

Business Hours

At customer’s convenience


(401) 885-8888