Nicole Carstensen

Sales Associate


o: 401.789.8899
c: 401.633.5968


Nicole was born and raised in New England and has resided in Jamestown for the last 10 years. She is ranked amongst the top 15 realtors in Newport County and received the Rhode Island Professional Excellence award for 2022.Her degree in business science and interior design has developed a symbiotic relationship and love of real estate.

Prior to real estate, Nicole spent 12 years of corporate work in human resources has given her a strong back ground in understanding people, their goals and how to help them. She is passionate about building long lasting relationships and understands how important it is to choose the right realtor in one of life’s biggest decisions.

In today’s market it is crucial to work with a local market expert that is knowledgeable, available and attains accurate data to help you navigate and negotiate selling and buying. Nicole’s end to end service continues beyond the real estate process and she is a great resource for homeowners with day to day needs sharing local recommendations and referrals. She prides herself on paying it forward and supporting other small businesses in the community and volunteering where needed.

When not selling real estate Nicole appreciates where she lives and spends time exploring with her husband and rescue dog on the water boating, doing yoga, playing golf, hosting family and eating great local food. Whether you are looking to sell, buy or just connect you can contact Nicole via cell, email or her website.

Luxury Real Estate Specialists

Mott & Chace Sotheby's International Realty is your premier choice for Rhode Island luxury real estate. Spearheaded by two of Rhode Island’s most accomplished and respected brokers, Ray Mott and Judy Chace, we represent some of the most distinctive properties in Coastal Southern New England. It is our mission to provide you with the world-class service and property exposure that you expect when working with a Sotheby's International Realty® affiliate.

Local Knowledge, Global Reach

At Mott & Chace Sotheby's International Realty, we understand how to leverage the power of local expertise with the worldwide reach of the iconic Sotheby’s brand. Our agents have deep and far reaching knowledge of their local markets. The Sotheby's International Realty network connects your real estate needs to a global network of over 17,000 sales associates located in approximately 800 offices in 61 countries and territories worldwide. Truly, this is the quintessential luxury real estate brand. Put our global connections and targeted reach to work for your home today.

A Commitment to Excellent Customer Service

Whether you are looking to buy your next home or ready to sell, our team of highly successful, dedicated and accomplished sales agents are focused on providing you with the best service in the industry. Your home is unique, just like your lifestyle. Our agents, some of most consistently recognized high-end specialists in the luxury market, value the unique. Our sophisticated and artful approach to marketing allows us to unite extraordinary homes with extraordinary lives. Let our passion for real estate work for you.


Sotheby's history

Recognized worldwide, the prestige of the Sotheby’s brand is unparalleled. The acclaimed auction house, established in 1744 in London for collectors of art and other fine possessions, expanded to New York City in 1955. 


Founded in 1976 by Sotheby’s Auction House, Sotheby's International Realty® inherited the iconic brand name, building on its legacy by delivering unrivaled real estate services. The Sotheby’s International Realty brand is a collaborative network of brokerage agencies offering a distinctive selection of luxury homes, estates and properties for sale throughout the world.


Sotheby’s International Realty can connect your real estate needs with over 26,500 sales associates located in approximately 1,115 offices in 84 countries and territories. Through our affiliation with this iconic brand, we can achieve broader exposure than any other firm for our listings.


The collaboration between the auction house and realty leverages Sotheby’s rich and sophisticated history to enhance the market perception of the properties we represent.


We pride ourselves on our white-glove referral service and our meticulous attention to detail in uniting extraordinary homes with extraordinary lives.