In a recent article by U.S. News, experts determined the best and worst markets for property taxes across the country. It came as no surprise that Sussex County, home to the Bayside community, ranked first on the “Best” list! With an effective tax rate at 0.23% and average 2014 property tax on SFRs at $652, our county on the Delaware Coast is a clear choice for any homebuyer.
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Southern DE Housing Market Continues to Impress
The Sussex County Association of Realtors (SCAOR) recently released their latest sales numbers, according to the Cape Gazette, and it’s more good news for our region! In 2014, the data reported that over $1.4 billion went to real estate in Southern Delaware.
Spring 2015: Buying a New Home in Delaware
The spring season is often touted as the best time of the year to purchase a new home. And typically, this sentiment rings true – prospective homebuyers are itching to get out and tour newly built models after a long winter. Of course, the warm and sunny weather doesn’t hurt either!
Buying a New Home in DE During “Off-Season”
While the summer months are often touted as the season to do many things, that doesn’t always mean it’s the only season. In fact, where home buying is concerned, the colder months can present various opportunities and benefits for shoppers that aren’t always readily available.
Coastal Delaware: Eye on the Housing Market
There’s a lot to love about owning a home in coastal Delaware – just ask Bayside residents! The beautiful beaches, the tax-free shopping, the laid back lifestyle – the list goes on and on. And according to an article from Delaware Beach Life magazine, the local housing market is yet another reason to love coastal Delaware!
Why You Should Buy in Fenwick Island!
With nearly 100 miles of beach in Delaware, it can be rather easy to find a Delaware beach home. The challenge arises when finding the right town for you and your family. Filled with charming communities and neighborhoods, Fenwick Island is one town that offers residents a great location and beautiful scenery. Considered part of the “Quiet Resorts”, Fenwick Island features a few of the greatest beach communities in coastal Delaware, including Bayside.
Sussex County’s Housing Market Strength
It’s been no secret that Sussex County’s real estate market continues to perform well – even well into the summer season! In July, the Sussex County Association of Realtors (SCAOR) released second quarter statistics detailing the latest achievements in our local housing market.
Tips for Buying the Perfect Vacation Home
For many homeowners, owning a vacation home has been a lifelong dream. You’re finally at the point in your life where buying a vacation home is a feasible option – but where do you begin? It may seem like an overwhelming task picking that perfect vacation home, but with the following tips, you’ll be sure to pick the second home you’ve always dreamed of!
Sussex Co. Strongest in the State
Sussex County, home to our Bayside community, has long been considered one of the more popular areas to own a home in Delaware. Making these beliefs official, Delaware Business Daily published an article stating that Sussex County is, in fact, still the strongest in the home sales market in state.
Buying a Home This Spring Season
It’s almost impossible not to hear about the incredible progress made in housing markets across the country. Just about every real estate resource is touting spring 2014 as one of the most opportune seasons to buy a new home – and for good reason! According to Forbes, there are a few trends to keep an eye out for this year and ways buyers can get the most out of their ventures. And at Bayside, we can’t wait to see what more this season will bring!