Category Archives: Delaware Real Estate

Information pertaining to Delaware Real Estate

Where Are Interest Rates Heading?

How long will Interest Rates remain at these historic lows? The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment; The higher the rate, the greater your payment will be. That is why it is important to look at where the experts believe rates are headed when deciding […]


Top 20 Delaware Golf Courses

Puttering Around The 1st State GolfLink announced the list of the Top 20 Delaware Golf Courses and has the details about the top public and private golf courses in the state of Delaware. “The Best Delaware Golf Courses list is the definitive online guide to the top Delaware golf courses.” -Golflink 1  Bayside Resort Golf […]


The Top Reason to List Your House Now!

If you are debating listing your house for sale this year, here is the #1 and top reason to list your house and not to wait!  Buyer Demand Continues to Outpace the Supply of Homes For Sale The National Association of REALTORS’ (NAR) Chief Economist, Lawrence Yun recently commented on the inventory shortage: “With demand holding […]


Featured 55+ Communities

There are so many reasons to choose an Active Adult a.k.a. our 55+ Communities in Delaware! These neighborhoods offer beautiful homes, often at a very affordable price, and a lifestyle filled with amenities. Plus, these unique communities are comprised of individuals and couples often in the same or similar life stages—meaning social interaction is a […]


Should I Buy Now or Wait til Next Year?

Many Boomers are asking themselves, “Should I Buy Now or Wait til Next Year?” In the infograph below, Keeping Current Matters illustrates the financial difference a year would make if you wait to buy a home until 2017. Of course, the graph targets 30 year old buyers, so let’s say this could be great information […]


What Sold in 2015?

Ask The Broker: “Kathy, in Southern Delaware, what Sold  in 2015?” The numbers, according to the Sussex County Association of REALTORS®, indicate that nearly $1.52 billion in southern Delaware real estate changed hands in 2015, which is a modest 1 percent increase over the previous year. There were more than 5,000 properties sold during the calendar […]


I thought Delaware has lower taxes!

Delaware has lower taxes than almost any state I can think of in the Mid-Atlantic or the Northeast, but how low depends on where you buy and in what kind of community. Just in the past year, we have worked with Buyer Clients from Long Island, Northern New Jersey and Connecticut that are currently paying […]


Welcome Donna Beck REALTOR!

We at Active Adults Realty® are pleased to welcome Donna Beck to the Team! Donna comes to Active Adults Realty® with marketing (Coca-Cola), interior design and admin skills complimenting over 14 years of real estate experience. She became a REALTOR® because she loves interior design, really enjoys helping clients and longs to hear the phrase, […]


Delaware Golf Trail Offers Discounts

Become a Delaware Golf Trail member and get Discounts at Delaware’s Finest Golf Courses! The Delaware Golf Trail is open to all, and membership in the trail provides discounts at the member courses, member restaurants and member motels. The annual fee is $25, and membership can be gained by completing the membership application at www.delawaregolftrail.com. […]


A Home Inspection is not a Vendetta

A Home Inspection is to uncover Major Defects and Safety Issues. On an existing home, a home inspection is not a “Honey Do” list, directing a Seller to make their home like new. If it was a new home, it would cost more. If it were totally upgraded, renovated, brought up to 100% of what […]