Buying a home is an exciting experience, but it can feel a bit overwhelming if you don’t have the right information. Check out these helpful resources about the home buying process. When you’re ready, give Team O’Donnell a call at 302-598-0189 to tour available homes.

55+ Communities in Bear, Newark & Middletown Areas

55+ Couple with Key to Home

As seniors in the tri-state area 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.

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