According to the Cape Gazette, homebuyers in Sussex County, Delaware have even more to smile about. The Sussex County Association of Realtors (SCAOR) reported a strengthening local real estate market, with “nearly all sectors showing modest gains over the same period in 2014.”
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.
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!
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.
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!