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  • Buying a Home: Do You Know the Lingo?

    Buying a new home is an exciting event, but it can also be a bit overwhelming. There is a lot of new lingo to learn, especially if you are a first-time homebuyer. Here are a few of the terms you should become familiar with before you begin the process. Appraisal Every home being sold should […]

  • Hot Spots to Hit During Wilmington Beer Week

    When the leaves start to turn in the fall, it means one thing: it’s time for Wilmington Beer Week! Head downtown between November 4 and November 9, 2019, to take advantage of some incredible craft beer selections and special events, like tap takeovers, beer dinners, and celebrity brewers! BBC Tavern & Grill This popular stop […]

  • New Research Says That Homeowners Are Happy, While Renters Regret Not Buying

    Does owning your own home make you happier? Research says yes! There are so many perks to homeownership that it’s hard to compare it to renting. Both renting and owning your own home give you a place to live, but the similarities really end there. Here’s a look at the surveys supporting the case for […]

  • What Is a Forced Savings Plan and Why Do Homeowners Rave About It?

    If you’ve been looking for ways to build up your savings or work toward being able to retire someday, buying a move-in ready home in Delaware may not be the first move that springs to mind. After all, a mortgage will take up a large portion of your earnings. However, taking out a mortgage is […]

  • Romantic Fall Getaways Near Wilmington, DE

    There’s no need to wait until Valentine’s Day to have a romantic getaway. In Delaware, the fall foliage is simply stunning, and it creates the perfect setting for couples to fall in love with each other all over again. If you’ve purchased a home from Montchanin Builders in one of the planned communities near Wilmington, […]

  • 6 Powerful Reasons to Own Instead of Rent

    Owning a home is a big life step. While renting can be a convenient and relatively commitment-free option for the short-term, don’t ignore these powerful advantages that home ownership has over renting: You Can Do Anything You Want with Your Home Owning rather than renting allows you complete freedom when it comes to your property. […]

  • How Do I Know When I Am Ready to Buy a House?

    Buying a home is a major decision. Homeownership offers many advantages, like the chance to build equity in your investment over time. Plus, you’ll be able to personalize your home however you wish—something that you can’t do while you’re renting. But is now the right time, and are you ready? First-time homebuyers in the Wilmington, […]

  • 4 Real Estate Reality TV Show Myths Revealed

    If you’re in the market for a new home, you may be getting a lot of inspiration and ideas from the many reality TV shows about buying and fixing up real estate. These programs are undoubtedly a lot of fun to watch, but you may be left with more than a few unrealistic expectations about […]

  • Moving to Delaware from Another State? Here’s Your To-Do List

    Moving to Delaware or any other new state can be exciting but also challenging. There’s a lot to do if you’re just moving across town, but your to-do list can get intimidatingly long when you are picking up roots and moving to a different part of the country. The good news is that the process […]

  • Cool Ways to Beat the Heat in Wilmington DE

    Those who live in Delaware have come to expect high temperatures in late summer. Thankfully, there are tons of fun and interesting ways to beat the heat! Interested in buying a home in Wilmington, DE? From water parks and beaches to hip restaurants, craft brews, and great shopping, Wilmington gives you access to all kinds […]