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In the News and Information from Delaware

15 Worst States to Live in During Retirement

Kiplinger rated all 50 states based on quantifiable factors that are important to many retirees, and posted “The 15 Worst States to Live In During Retirement” The rankings penalized states with high living expenses—especially taxes and health care costs—and rewarded states with relatively prosperous populations of residents age 65 and up. They also ranked states […]


Why Do Americans Move?

Why Do Americans Consider Moving to Another State? Americans move for many reasons. In a recent Harris Poll, Americans listed “change in climate/weather” as their top reason for wanting to relocate. 41% would move for a “better job opportunity.” Being closer to loved ones filled out 3 of the top 6 reasons why Americans move. […]



Welcome to our new mobile-friendly website

Update: Watch Our Tutorial. We make it easy to navigate Delaware Real Estate! ActiveAdultsDelaware.com – this website – has been online since May of 2006! Meet our new mobile-friendly website at www.ActiveAdultsRealty.com! I was just an individual REALTOR at the time, but I realized that I had to find a niche to be successful in […]


Ingrid Kollist Joins The Active Adults Realty Team

We are pleased to welcome Ingrid Kollist, REALTOR® to the Team at Active Adults Realty in Lewes. Ingrid Kollist, a New York native, moved to Lewes, Delaware in 2015 after a 30-year career with the U.S. Department of State which took her to Helsinki, Tallinn, Stockholm, Berlin and Tel Aviv. She also spent many years […]



Medicare 101: Know Your Benefits

Perhaps you are nearing retirement age, over age 65 and still working, or you simply want to understand how Medicare works. Read on to learn more about each part of Medicare from Randy Brown at Avery Hall Insurance Agency, Inc. Medicare 101: Know Your Benefits What is Medicare? Medicare is a federal program that provides […]


Clear Space Theatre Inspiring All of Southern Delaware

“Clear space” refers to a focus on the process, knowledge, and humanity of arts performance: the idea that we find ourselves in what appears on the stage. For those of you who do not know Clear Space, the Theatre Company’s mission is to inspire audiences, artists, and students through high-quality performances and educational experiences. A […]


The Stapletons: Our Featured Boomers

Our Featured Boomers are Tom and Jackie Stapleton of Bridgeville. Tom and Jackie Stapleton hit the ground running after relocating to Southern Delaware from Northeastern Pennsylvania. Tom, a professor who retired from teaching after 35 years in the public schools and local universities, and Jackie, who spent 30 years in social services, made the First […]


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 […]