55+ Communities in Bear, Newark & Middletown Areas

55+ Couple with Key to Home

As buyers consider their housing needs into their retirement years, there’s been an overwhelming interest in Active Adult 55+ communities. Delaware builders have been focusing on this trend over the past decade and there have been numerous 55+ communities built in the Bear, Newark and MIddletown areas.. These communities offer mostly open-concept ranch style homes with lots of amenities like clubhouses, pools, walking trails and managed lawn care. These neighborhoods are within close proximity to quality medical care facilities, shopping, entertainment and the I-95 corridor. Delaware also has some of the lowest property taxes in the region compared to its neighbors in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Maryland, and is the home of tax-free shopping. If you’d like more information on any of these communities, please contact Team O’Donnell at 302-598-0189.

Selling My Home Now During This Coronavirus Pandemic

Couple Looking at Homes on Ipad

Every day that passes, people have a need to buy and sell homes. That doesn’t stop during the current pandemic. If you’ve had a major life change recently, whether with your job or your family situation, you may be in a position where you need to sell your home – and fast. While you probably feel like … Continued

How to Choose a Real Estate Agent to Sell a House

Some people make the mistake of trying to sell their home on their own without the help of a real estate professional. They feel that they are saving money because they don’t have to pay commission to a real estate agent. But, a real estate agent is an important asset during the home selling process. … Continued

Benefits of Having a Buyer’s Agent

Buying a home should be an incredibly memorable event. However, seasoned buyers know something that most first-time home buyers do not – the process is much more complicated than it seems. Finding and utilizing a Buyer’s Agent is arguably the best decision a first-time homeowner can make. Even veteran home buyers can benefit from a … Continued

Why Get a Mortgage Pre-Approval When Buying a House?

When you start shopping for a house it’s important to know how much you can afford. All too often people make the mistake of looking for a new home without knowing how much money they can borrow. If you don’t know how much home you can afford, then you’re likely going to be looking at … Continued

Best Restaurants in Middletown

Middletown has long been a place for exhausted travelers to rest their feet but more importantly a place to eat and drink. Middletown is home to classic eateries with Victorian decor and architecture. The atmosphere is relaxed and modernized. There is also a great presence of seafood. If you are looking for breakfast burritos or … Continued