Category Archives: New Construction

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A Home Search Made Easy

A home search is made easy by watching this Video Tutorial: Using our Website – Part 2: The Search In the video (click on the image below to watch), we will focus on the Search Capabilities of our website at www.activeadultsrealty.com. While we all have different sets of priorities and different ways of searching online, […]


Over Half of All Buyers Are Surprised by Closing Costs

According to a recent survey conducted by ClosingCorp, over half of all buyers are surprised by the closing costs required to obtain their mortgage. Are you? After surveying 1,000 first-time and repeat homebuyers, the results revealed that 17% of homebuyers were surprised that closing costs were required at all, while another 35% were stunned by […]


Is it a good time to buy real estate?

If you are debating purchasing a home right now, you are probably getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family will have your best interest at heart, they may not be fully aware of your needs. And do they know if it’s good time to buy real estate? Ask yourself the following 3 […]



Will my new Delaware home appreciate?

“I thought home prices were going up but then I noticed that in some of the your new home communities homes are selling for less than the sellers paid only 5 or 10 years ago. “ Let’s talk history and home appreciation in Delaware This was part of a discussion I had with a prospective […]


Our Featured Boomers Tony and Beth Baldi

Our Featured Boomers are Tony & Beth Baldi, who relocated to Pelican Point in Millsboro from New Milford, CT. Beth is a retired school teacher of 25 years while Tony, retired from active duty after 35 years of service to our Country. When the Baldis began looking toward retirement, they considered South Carolina before choosing […]



Mortgage Myths That May Hold Back Buyers

Fannie Mae’s “What do consumers know about the Mortgage Qualification Criteria?” Study revealed that Americans are misinformed about what is required to qualify for a mortgage when purchasing a home. The 2 Mortgage Myths that may be holding back buyers are: Myth #1: “I Need a 20% Down Payment” Fannie Mae’s survey revealed that consumers overestimate […]


August Homes Sales Remain Steady

A recent post by Doug Rainey, at Delawarebusinessnow.com says, August homes sales have remained steady in Kent and New Castle County. “Home sales remained steady in August in Kent and New Castle counties in August.” Figures from the TREND multiple listing service showed the average selling price  in New Castle stood at $228,000, compared to […]


AAR Short Video: Infrastructure

Watch this short video on Infrastructure and learn about the different ways that developers put in the necessary utilities, specifically the water and sewer system infrastructure, into new home communities like Heritage Shores and Independence. When you work with one of our agents, we make sure you know the whole story. It’s not just about […]