Finding Your Location

When opening up a new business, determining the right location is a big decision. Not every commercial location is zoned the same way, so it is important to learn about these differences early in your search.

To help you make the most educated choice, the Town of Bristol offers business owners, entrepreneurs, and investors an array of resources to discover the perfect location.

Set Up A Consultation 

Not sure where to start? Let Bristol's Economic Development Coordinator help! The Town of Bristol will review your business concept and provide viable locations based on Bristol's zoning map, permitted use table, specific needs and available space.

Unable to visit in person? No problem! Submit a commercial location information request online and the town staff will provide locations that match your business's needs.

Click here to submit an information request.

Bristol Commercial Property Locator

Connect Greater Newport has built a database of local commercial spaces available. The list includes:

For Lease/Rent: Buildings, Office Space, Retail Space, Medical Space, Restaurant Space, Warehouse Space, General Use, etc;

For Purchase: Existing Buildings, Land

To search available listings in Bristol (02809), click here.

Local Realtors

There are a number of licensed realtors in Bristol to guide clients through the property search process.

Century 21 Topsail Realty: 401-254-1900

Chris Woodard Homes Keller Williams East Bay: 401-640-3481

Harborside Realty: 401-253-0009

RE/MAX River's Edge: 401-254-1776

William Raveis Real Estate: 401-396-9849

Bristol encourages businesses to compare several locations to ensure success. Talking to neighboring business owners for feedback and recommendations is also extremely helpful.