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 […]


Take A Ride On The Culinary Coastal Highway

Foodies, give the Culinary Coastal Highway a Test Drive! Did you know that Southern Delaware Tourism coined our area’s restaurant community, “Southern Delaware’s Culinary Coast” –a haven for anyone who enjoys culinary travel and adventure? That is so true, and even more today. Owning a successful business with my husband Bill Bell, our life as […]


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 […]


2016 Chili Cook-off Results

It’s was a hot time at Active Adults Realty’s Open House & 2016 Chili Cook-Off on Dec 14. The chili cooks provided plenty of the spicy stuff for the guests to taste, savor and vote for a favorite. A bowl of beans decided the winner. It was that easy. Many thanks to the chefs’ for […]


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 […]