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  • 3 Mistakes to Avoid When Selling a Home in 2020

    If you’ve decided it’s time to move, you’ll undoubtedly want to sell your home quickly for the highest price possible. However, it’s important to take some time to plan the process and understand what to expect. Lots of home sellers make a few critical errors that can negatively affect the sale price and process, as […]

  • 3 Benefits of Living in a Master-Planned Community That Might Surprise You

    What sets a master-planned community apart from other neighborhoods? Well, if you’re looking at new construction homes in New Castle County, Delaware, you’ll notice that the properties located within master-planned communities by Montchanin Builders offer exceptional value, are very close to fantastic local amenities, and offer the neighborly ambiance of a close-knit community. When you […]

  • 4 Myths Holding Back Home Buyers

    Have you ever driven around a beautiful neighborhood and thought, “I could never afford to live here.”? You’re not alone. There are a lot of myths holding back potential home buyers and making them think that they can’t afford a new home (when they actually can). The truth is that, while buying a home is […]

  • Delaware Is a Winter Wonderland: 4 Great Ideas for Weekend Escapes

    Delaware is a fun and beautiful place to live in throughout the year. In the winter, there are many options for enticing weekend getaways. Some of them are close to home, like the Inn at Montchanin Village and the Boardwalk Plaza Hotel. If you’re interested in venturing farther away, there are some exciting ski destinations […]

  • 5 Tips for Starting Your Home Search

    Buying a new house or your first home can be stressful – from deciding on the location and features, to actually visiting each potential space. It’s a big purchase, perhaps the biggest one you’ve ever made, and you want to make sure you are investing in a property that is going to help you build […]

  • The #1 Reason to Buy Your Home in Winter

    If you’re getting ready to buy a new home, you might be thinking about waiting until the spring or summer when more houses are generally put on the market. However, if you wait too long, you’ll miss out on taking advantage of the number one reason to buy your new home in the wintertime. If […]

  • House Hunting Taking Too Long? Here’s the Solution

    Choosing your new home can be one of the most important decisions you make in your life. Whether you’re relocating for a new job, planning to raise a family, or downsizing now that your children have left home—finding the perfect place can be long and stressful. That’s because most of us are seeking modern updates—open […]

  • The Secret to Hosting a Great Holiday Party in Your Home

    The holidays are magical, but they can also be a bit stressful. There’s so much more to do and not enough time to get it all done. The real secret to hosting a great holiday party in your new construction home in New Castle County, Delaware is to make it as stress-free as possible, while […]

  • How to Choose the Perfect Artwork for Your Home

    Your new home will reflect your personal style and design aesthetic. There really are no unbreakable rules of selecting artwork, since every individual will appreciate art in different ways. However, there are some general guidelines that you can follow to help your home’s décor appear well-balanced and tastefully designed. Consider the feelings you wish to […]

  • What Is the Difference Between an Apartment and a Condo?

    If you’re tired of apartment living and thinking about buying your own place, you might be wondering why you’d look at condominiums. After all, isn’t “condo” just a fancy word for “apartment?” Actually, no. Apartments and condos have little in common. Here’s a quick primer on the differences between apartments and condos. Who owns the […]