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  • 2020 Homebuyer Preferences Post-COVID

    Though the coronavirus pandemic has created uncertainty in so many areas of our lives, homebuyers have remained optimistic and active, and the real estate market has become increasingly robust in recent months. In this new era of remote working, schooling-from-home, historically low mortgage rates, and no clear answers as to when the COVID-19 pandemic will […]

  • Top 5 Reasons People are Moving in 2020

    It’s safe to say that 2020 has shaken up the norm for just about everyone. A lot of people’s priorities have shifted due to mandated home quarantines, social distancing, and other lifestyle changes, and for many, the time now seems right to move to a new home. For some buyers, this decision is spurred by […]

  • Moving In? 5 Steps to Help You Feel Quickly at Home

    Buying a new house can be tremendously exciting, but on your first day in the new place, the bare walls, empty spaces, and monotonous stacks of boxes can make it feel impersonal and daunting – not like “home” at all! Before you start questioning your decision to move, remember that there are many things you […]

  • Why Suburban Townhouses Are the New “It” Homes for Buyers

    As homebuyers in 2020 adjust to the “new normal” of COVID-19 and social distancing, suburban townhouses are quickly becoming the market’s new highly-prized “it” homes. The suburbs provide an attractive alternative to more densely populated urban areas, where transmission risks tend to be higher, and social distancing measures may be stricter. New-construction townhomes in the […]

  • Top 3 Scenic Drives Near Wilmington, DE

    Like much of the country, you’ve probably been cooped up at home for a while. If you’re looking for a way to get out – and do it safely – consider going on one of the top scenic drive routes in the Wilmington, Delaware region. It’s one of the perks of living in this area. […]

  • Why Walkable Communities Are Attracting Homebuyers During COVID-19

    The COVID-19 pandemic has changed many aspects of daily life, including how we conduct business, how we obtain goods and services, and even where we choose to live. There has been a surge of interest in walkable communities set in suburban locations as home buyers seek to escape urban centers characterized by high population density. […]

  • Housing Market Soaring: Now Is the Time to Buy!

    Looking at current market trends, now may be the right time to finally buy the home you’ve always wanted! The National Association of Realtors (NAR) has noted an astounding rebound in the U.S. housing market. In May of 2020, pending home sales (a key metric in housing market strength) spiked more than 44 percent — […]

  • What COVID-19 Means for First-Time Homebuyers

    We’re all facing many challenges because of COVID-19, but buying a home doesn’t have to be one of them! You don’t have to put your first-time homebuyer dreams on hold because of the pandemic. In many ways, now is a better time than ever to buy a home. Many first-time buyers are seeing their dreams […]

  • Why Summer Is the New Spring for Real Estate

    Spring has traditionally been a great season for home sellers. After a long winter, buyers are eager to jump in their cars, tour through new neighborhoods, and set up viewings of move-in ready homes. However, many regular routines have been put on hold in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Now that some regions are […]

  • Summer Staycation in 2020? Here Are Some Fun Ideas

    This year has certainly been a challenge for everyone, but there is no reason why you can’t have fun this summer. A staycation is the perfect solution that bypasses travel restrictions and safety concerns alike. Whether you’re planning to pamper yourself during the perfect solo staycation, looking to create a couples’ stay-at-home retreat, or to […]