Tag Archives: Coastal Delaware



Delaware, are you prepared for a hurricane?

If we have learned anything this year, it is that you never know what tomorrow will bring. We had been warned that 2017 would be an active hurricane year and so far the predictions are all too accurate. Has there been another time that two major hurricanes made landfall in the US during the same […]


Why Do Americans Move?

Why Do Americans Consider Moving to Another State? Americans move for many reasons. In a recent Harris Poll, Americans listed “change in climate/weather” as their top reason for wanting to relocate. 41% would move for a “better job opportunity.” Being closer to loved ones filled out 3 of the top 6 reasons why Americans move. […]


Bouncing Back After Foreclosure and Bankruptcy

Boomers Bouncing Back, Are You Ready To Buy Again? What are the qualifications for buying a home after foreclosure or a bankruptcy?  Certified Mortgage Planning Specialist Gail Alm at Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation in Rehoboth Beach, has put together a guide to educate you to the fact that…  yes, you can own a home again! […]


February’s Featured Boomers: The Kerwins

“Locals Now!” recently interviewed Pat and Elizabeth Kerwin for our Featured Boomer column. The Kerwins moved to Nassau Grove in Lewes on January 3rd 2013 from Point Pleasant, New Jersey. Patrick was President of Patrick T. Kerwin, Inc, a Commercial Refrigeration HVAC company, while Elizabeth’s served as Vice President of Patrick T. Kerwin, Inc. LN:  […]


Coastal Delaware – A Best Place to Retire

America’s 100 Best Places to Retire, Fifth Edition, rates Coastal Delaware as one of the top retirement areas. “With beaches, boardwalks and low taxes, Sussex County small towns provide easy lifestyle near big cities,” begins Candyce H. Stapen. Some of you may remember that Candyce wrote an article on Southern Delaware for the September issue […]