Category Archives: Real Estate

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Re-opening Delaware: The Facts

Read some local viewpoints and impacts related to re-opening the state of Delaware and nearby states plus how these re-opening plans affects real estate transactions. Whether you live in Delaware or are among the many living in our neighboring states, we believe you will agree it’s refreshing to see the Governors of the nearby states […]


House Hunting in Delaware During This Pandemic

Learn what you need to know about house hunting during this Coronavirus pandemic. Every state is different when it comes to house hunting during this Coronavirus pandemic so here are the facts about Delaware. On March 22, Delaware’s Governor John Carney issued the fourth modification to his state of emergency declaration, in which, he ordered […]


Working from home

Why Home Office Space Is More Desirable Than Ever For years, we’ve all heard about the most desirable home features buyers are looking for, from upgraded kitchens to remodeled bathrooms, master suites, and more. The latest on the hotlist, however, might surprise you: home offices. In a recent article by George Ratiu, Senior Economist with realtor.com, he notes how listings […]


Think This Is a Housing Crisis?

Think This Is a Housing Crisis? Think Again. With all of the unanswered questions caused by COVID-19 and the economic slowdown we’re experiencing across the country today, many are asking if the housing market is in trouble. For those who remember 2008, it’s logical to ask that question. Many of us experienced financial hardships, lost […]


Recession? Yes. Housing Crash? No.

With over 90% of Americans now under a shelter-in-place order, many experts are warning that the American economy is heading toward a recession, if it’s not in one already. What does that mean to the residential real estate market? What is a recession? According to the National Bureau of Economic Research: “A recession is a significant […]


The #1 Mistake to Avoid in an Estate Sale

Here’s what you need to know before selling a residential property that is part of an estate. Who is authorized to sell real property as a result of a death? The Executor? Wrong Do not assume the heirs know how to handle the sale of Mom and Dad’s home (real property) after their death. Many […]


Downsizing & Decluttering During a Pandemic Emergency

Decluttering and downsizing your unnecessary stuff while you shelter-in-place is a good way to pass time and stay active. Where did I get all this STUFF? As REALTORs, we advise our clients on downsizing, decluttering, and getting rid of all unnecessary STUFF all the time. Well, in the middle of this Coronavirus emergency shutdown, I […]


We Are Here For You

A message for our clients and friends during this current Covid-19 situation. While you’re staying home paying attention to the news and trying not to worry too much, we wanted you to know that we’re doing the same. I always feel better in stressful times when I make a plan, so let’s do that together. […]


3 Outstanding Reasons a Local Lender is Better

Before clicking on an internet lender website research what your Delaware local lenders have to offer. It’s hard to avoid all the national advertising for Internet lenders like Quicken Loans, but don’t listen! Active Adults Realty is involved in hundreds of transactions a year. We have learned through experience that you will have a much […]


Clutter-Free & Shiny-Clean Sells Homes

Cleanliness and decluttering won’t make a home sell for more than it’s worth, but it can make your home inviting to a larger number of potential buyers. Want your home to sell faster and for top dollar? Of course! Two things every homeowner selling a home can do to help their selling agent is to […]