Tag Archives: 55+ Active Adult Community


Beyond 55+ communities in Delaware

When I first discovered Coastal DELAWARE I was living and working in the DC Metropolitan area. Everyone I met seemed to vacation at the Delaware Beaches. When they were ready to buy a second home or vacation home, Delaware was at the top of their list. It reminded me of growing up in Northern New […]


Video: 55+ Independence Home Sales Update 2014

2014 Independence Home Sales Update. This video update by Kathy Sperl-Bell, Broker at Active Adults Realty discusses the 2014 home sales in this 55+ Millsboro community of Independence. Independence opened in 2007 in the Long Neck area of Coastal Delaware, only minutes from the inland bays, ocean beaches, attractions and the towns of Rehoboth Beach […]


Independence 2nd QTR Review – 2014 is going strong!

My Independence 2nd QTR Review shows, as predicted, the remaining lots in the first half of Independence have been selling quickly. Dust is still flying but the heavy trucks are moving into the next Phase more quickly than predicted. In my April/May update there were 26 new homes under contract. It now looks like between 43 […]



What do you want in 55+ Housing?

Sometimes I read reports from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and wonder  if they really know what it is we want in our home. They only know if we tell them and one way they know is from Census Data. Here is an excerpt: “At a briefing during the group’s annual conference, NAHB […]