Category Archives: Delaware

Information pertaining to all things in Delaware

Bootcamp Workshop on VA Loans: Active Adults Realty REALTORS® Earn CMRS Designation

Active Adults Realty REALTORS® attended the recent BOOTCAMP Workshop on VA Loans sponsored by Fairway Independent Mortgage. The Workshop, led by Louise Thaxton included Real Estate Professionals who earned the certification of Certified Military Residential Specialist (CMRS). The Boot Campaign, developed to bridge the gap between American society and the warriors that protect her, is […]


Boomer Business… BUILDING!

Boomer Business Blossoms in Delaware So you’re settled in your new home, are you ready for some Business Workshops and Education Seminars? A survey by Small Business Labs posted online at www.smallbizlabs.com, studying the attitudes related to working past traditional retirement age, finds “a large percentage of older workers tend to be self-employed and/or start micro-businesses.” […]



Anywhere in Delaware

Are you thinking of bailing out of New Jersey or Maryland and moving to Delaware when you retire? You and everyone else it seems. Where in Delaware? That is the $64,000 question. You probably never thought about Delaware until the last tax increase and now you need help figuring out where. That’s where we come […]


Don’t Blame Delaware

Some people thinking of moving when they retire almost resent it and that is no way to move at this age. If you have spent your entire life say in New Jersey or Maryland and the only reason you’re thinking of moving is because of taxes, think again. Does it surprise you that I would […]


Delaware is the new Florida

That’s the word from several people that have called recently from the state of Connecticut. The woman that I spoke with yesterday said “we were all set to retire to Florida, but then I realized how far away that would take me from my family and friends”. Lucky for her, she thought about that and […]


Where do Delawareans retire?

Today we had buyer clients here from North Carolina. Originally from Northern New Jersey, just like I am, they had retired and moved to Coastal North Carolina several years ago. It’s a beautiful area with lovely beaches, but here they were wanting to look at homes in Delaware. Why you might ask? They want to […]


What did Buyers buy in Delaware, 2011?

What did our Buyers buy so far this year? Most of our clients are Baby Boomers over 55 that are relocating to Delaware as they near retirement. We did this same analysis last year and the statistics are similar but 6% more have chosen an age restricted community this year. We also worked with 3 […]


How big is Delaware?

Delaware is a small state of less than a million people! We have only 3 counties in Delaware! If you are trying to decide where you might want to find that perfect retirement community in  Delaware, start here: New Castle County is the northernmost county and includes Wilmington, Newark and  Middletown to name a few […]


Farm Adventures in Coastal Delaware

Throughout Southern Delaware, you’ll find a variety of restaurants with acclaimed chefs and sumptuous fare.  You’ll love the farm-fresh produce, wine and beer adventures, handmade candies and ice creameries.  Be sure to give yourself a few days to sample it all.  And come hungry. Agritourism has become big business throughout the state and farms like […]