Tag Archives: Retire to Delaware


Our Featured Boomers are Mary Anne and Dr. Alonzo Borja

Our Featured Boomers are Mary Anne Borja and Alonzo R. Borja, MD, FACS, who relocated from Horseheads, New York. When faced with boomer relocation, the Borja’s considered Medford, NJ, Avondale, PA and West Grove, MD but settled in for Delaware. “We were looking online for 55 Plus communities in Delaware… from Newark to Bridgeville to […]


Delaware Tops Best Retirement States List-AGAIN!

Hooray, Kiplinger Chooses Delaware – #1 Best State for Retirement! Once more Delaware has topped Kiplinger’s Best Retirement States list! According to the post by Stacy Rapacon, “The very best place to retire for you might be on a beach…or in the mountains…or near family…or in the same house you’ve lived in for years. It’s […]


Featured Boomers, John and Carol Knapp

Our Featured Boomers, John and Carol Knapp are from Denville New Jersey, and they are anticipating their final move into their Oakwood Village home on June 24, 2015. Carol is an Administrator at Morris County Vocational School District and John, who retired from Verizon and has been working in security, are winding down their jobs […]


Sussex, Delaware’s Fastest-growing County

With a population growth rate of nearly 7 percent since 2010, Sussex is Delaware’s Fastest-growing County, according to U.S. Census Bureau figures. says Jeremy Cox, in a Post on DelmarvaOnline. “As of last year, Sussex’s population stood at an estimated 210,849, up from 197,145 in 2010, the Census reported. Miniscule taxes, close to the beach, […]


Escaping from or Retiring to somewhere

The Magic Carpet Ride There are two kinds of people that relocate to another state when they retire – Escaping from __add your state____ (Maryland, New Jersey, New York) People that are escaping from high taxes or other negative aspects of where they currently live. They come to Delaware primarily to escape and may never […]



AAR’s Featured Boomers are Paula and Frank Costanzo

This January’s Featured Boomers are Paula and Frank Costanzo. Locals NOW! reports the Costanzos relocated from Marlton, New Jersey where Paula worked in Administrative Services at Camden Iron and Metal and Frank retired from Baxter Pharmaceutical in Maintenance Supervision. When faced with boomer relocation, the Costanzos had no other place but Coastal Delaware in mind […]


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 […]


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 […]