Tag Archives: retirement in Delaware

Delaware is More Than Lower Property Taxes

“There are more costs than property taxes and sales taxes; other costs are important and healthcare is a priority.” I couldn’t have said it better myself and I often do remind our buyer clients that “lower taxes alone are not a good enough reason to relocate at our age”. Let’s talk cost of living I […]


How Will I Know If I Like Living in Delaware?

Thinking of relocating to Delaware, but have questions? Many people have questions about retiring and moving to a new community, you are not alone.  This morning, I got a call asking if it is possible to rent a home in one of Delaware’s active adult communities. The caller said, “eventually we will want to purchase […]


Don’t fence me in!

What makes good neighbors? The old adage was that fences make good neighbors but when you relocate to a new area, especially when you retire, it might just be the community. In Delaware, there are many different communities and one of them is right for you. Don’t fence me in- it is about the community! […]


Meet Barry Auchenbach

Barry has retired a few times. When I first met Barry and his wife Celia, he was the Vice President of Franchise Development at AAMCO where he spent 16 of his 30 years in franchise sales. Barry grew up in Reading, PA, and met Celia in Bermuda while he served in the United States Navy […]


Delaware – more than lower taxes!

Is it true what you read about the low taxes in Delaware? Yes, it is absolutely correct. If you now live in New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Pennsylvania, DC and almost anywhere else, your property taxes will be much lower here. Even in Coastal Delaware resort towns like Lewes, Rehoboth Beach and Bethany, taxes on […]