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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 […]



5 Reasons to Sell Before Spring

Spring is closer than you think. No matter what the groundhog said today, you have less time than you think to get your home on the market before the busy spring season. Many sellers feel that the spring is the best time to place their homes on the market as buyer demand traditionally increases at […]


Protecting Personal Property

There’s a popular saying that goes like this: “Home is where your heart is.” That saying rings true for many who have found their “home” a safe haven and a place to cherish, convene with family and friends, raise children, cook meals, rest, retire and celebrate. Are you protecting all that makes your house, your […]


2nd Wave Boomers: Top 3 Home Features

According to data from the U.S Census bureau, There are approximately 76.4 million baby boomers living in the United States today. Contrary to what many think, there are very different segments within this generation, and one piece that sets them apart are their housing needs. What are the Top 3 Home Features 2nd Wave Boomers […]


Bravo to Our 5th Year and 2016’s Top Producers

As we celebrate 5 years as a Delaware Real Estate Brokerage, we are also proud to acknowledge our Shining Star Award Winners and 2016’s Top Producers. The Active Adults Realty Annual Shining Star Awards recognize the exceptional work in real estate and client service provided by members of the Active Adults Realty Team. “We feel […]


The Fed Raised Rates: What Does that Mean?

You may have heard that the Federal Reserve raised rates… But what does that mean if you are looking to buy a home in the near future? Many in the housing industry have predicted that the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), the policy-making arm of the Federal Reserve, would vote to raise the federal fund’s […]


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 […]