Tag Archives: Baby Boomers

Who is an Active Adult?

Is a Baby Boomer synonymous with an Active Adult? Good question! Someone joked with me the other day calling Active Adults Realty, “that brokerage that only works with old people.” Really? Active Adults Realty is a brokerage by and for Baby Boomers who are now in the prime of their lives, not Senior Citizens – […]

12 Years Exclusively Focused on Baby Boomers

For 12 years now, I’ve had Boomers on the Brain, which has lead to our being The only REALTOR® Brokerage “100% exclusively focused on Baby Boomers in Delaware.” Every business, regardless of industry, wants to believe they are different and I am sure you hear that all the time. In this case however, Active Adults […]

Baby Boomers: Is 65 the New 45?

Reality Check: 65 is the new 45! Editor’s note: “Nikki Buckelew is considered a leading authority on senior real estate and housing. I found her article “Rethinking the 55+ Market,” published on www.keepingcurrentmatters.com a worthy read that rethinks the definition of the Boomer Generation. I know I feel like I am only in my 40s […]

US Home Purchase Contracts See a Significant Increase

It’s certainly a headline we like to see around here: “US Home Purchase Contracts See a Significant Increase.” And in fact, that’s exactly what The Associated Press recently reported. This is great news, especially given that – so far this year – the pace of buying is slower than in 2013. A lot of this can […]

Real Estate: What kind of buyer are you?

5/12-Social Media Update: At a Lewes Chamber Breakfast Meeting, Trisha Seitz, an Account Executive at Comcast Spotlight showed the membership, “an Online Minute”. It’s amazing how much information is being uploaded – that’s probably why the Internet has had such a huge impact on the real estate industry. While we all have different sets of […]

US Home Prices Rise 11 Percent from 2013

Frankly, it’s hard not to feel encouraged and optimistic about the real estate market these days, when we see home prices rise 11 percent from 2013! Everywhere you look, positive real estate trends are popping up, further emphasizing that the worst days of the economic recession are in the rear view mirror now. And here’s […]

US Real Estate At Highest Level in 7 Years

The numbers don’t lie: Americans are growing increasingly confident about the overall health of the national real estate market, according to a recent report. Evidently, a recent Gallup poll showed that 56 percent of Americans expect average home prices in their area to increase, which is up 33 percent from just two years ago. And […]

Boomers: Compare State Taxes… Before You Move!

Before You Choose Where to Retire, Be Sure To Compare State Taxes If you plan to move to another state when you retire, take time now to examine the tax burden you’ll face when you relocate. While there are many factors to consider when deciding where to retire and what’s going to be affordable, the […]