Real Estate


ResortQuest Real Estate announces 2011 Top Producers

ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced the firm’s 2011 top producers at its annual awards meeting at the Bistro at Bear Trap Dunes in Ocean View.

Bill Hand of the Marketplace at Sea Colony office earned top honors for highest listing...

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 3:48pm

Bayside sells 600th home

The Carl M. Freeman Companies announced this week that NVHomes has sold the 600th new home in the award-winning community of Bayside, located between Fenwick Island and Selbyville. NVHomes has been building in Bayside since June of 2008.

“...

Friday, May 11, 2012 - 5:45am

SCAOR reveals that local real estate improving

Sales data released recently by the Sussex County Association of Realtors (SCAOR) revealed that solid gains made in Southern Delaware’s real estate markets in 2011 have become even more substantial in the current year.

Fueled largely by...

Thursday, May 3, 2012 - 5:58am

Long & Foster Bethany Beach announces top associates for first quarter

The Long & Foster Real Estate Inc.’s Bethany Beach sales office, located at 33298 Coastal Highway in Bethany Beach, this week announced the names of its top-producing sales associates for the first quarter of 2012.

“We congratulate the...

Thursday, May 3, 2012 - 4:39am

ResortQuest Real Estate names February top producers

ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced the February top producers for its southeast Sussex County locations.

Dayna Feher of the Bethany Beach office received top honors for listing volume for the month of February.

Top listing...

Thursday, April 5, 2012 - 11:11am

Biden urges Delawareans to participate in program

Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden this week encouraged Delawareans whose mortgage loans were active in the foreclosure process in 2009 and 2010 to take advantage of an opportunity to have their cases independently reviewed. There were more...

Thursday, March 1, 2012 - 10:31am

ResortQuest's Powell earns associate broker license

ResortQuest Real Estate, with offices throughout southeastern Sussex County, announced this week that Anne Powell has earned her Associate Broker license.

Powell was awarded the license after successfully completing 99 hours of...

Thursday, February 16, 2012 - 4:47am

Cramer awarded 203K Specialist designation

Coldwell Banker announced this week that Kathy Cramer has completed the real estate industry’s most comprehensive training in the use of the U.S. Government’s FHA 203k Home Purchase and Renovation Loan program.

With the designation, Cramer...

Thursday, February 16, 2012 - 3:03am

Prudential Gallo celebrates success

The agents and staff of Prudential Gallo Realtors gathered for their annual breakfast meeting on Jan. 25 at the Virden Center of the University of Delaware in Lewes. With the opening of its Bethany Beach office, the company now numbers nearly 100...

Thursday, February 9, 2012 - 3:46am

McCabe certified as WeddingMoon Specialist by Sandals Resorts

Cindy McCabe of Bethany Travel/Dream Vacations is now certified by Sandals Resorts as a Sandals WeddingMoon Specialist.

Held in the Bahamas on Oct. 29, 2011, the Sandals WeddingMoon Specialist training aims to provide travel agents...

Thursday, January 26, 2012 - 7:20am

Prudential Gallo welcomes Evans to Bethany Beach office

The agents and staff of Prudential Gallo Realtors is welcoming Sales Agent Beth Evans to its Bethany Beach office.

Evans, an 11th generation Sussex Countian, earned her bachelor’s degree at Texas A&M University. She began her career in...

Thursday, January 26, 2012 - 7:19am

ResortQuest Real Estate announces December top producers

ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced December’s top producers for its southeast Sussex County locations.

Tammy Hadder and Anna Meiklejohn of the Marketplace at Sea Colony office received top honors for listing volume for the month of...

Thursday, January 26, 2012 - 7:18am

New foreclosure mediation program launched

Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden was joined by a bipartisan coalition of legislators and advocates this week to mark the launch of Delaware’s mandatory foreclosure mediation program.

The program, which becomes operational Jan. 19, was...

Thursday, January 26, 2012 - 7:17am

Realtors Community Service Foundation helps needy families

Every fall for more than 20 years, local Realtors and the Sussex County Association of Realtors Community Service Foundation have come together to raise money, shop and wrap holiday gifts for the less fortunate in the area.

On Oct. 20, the...

Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 3:35am

Rogers named 2011 Five-Star agent

Wil Rogers of Coldwell Banker in Bethany Beach has been named a 2011 Delaware Five-Star Real Estate Agent by Delaware Today magazine.

Five-Star Professional partnered with Delaware Today to determine which real estate agents in Delaware...

Thursday, December 8, 2011 - 5:38am

Realtors say cautious optimism abounds in final days of 2011

While commercial real estate sales figures have remained relatively flat through 2011, local real estate professionals said this week that they expect that vital segment of the market to steadily improve over the course of the next 12 to 18...

Thursday, December 1, 2011 - 2:51am

Cramer designated again as Five-Star agent

Kathy Cramer of the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Bethany Beach has once again been designated as a Five-Star Delaware Real Estate Agent, scoring highest in overall satisfaction.

The Five-Star Real Estate Agent Program is...

Wednesday, November 23, 2011 - 1:49am

Cramer attends Realtors convention at Dover Downs

Coldwell Banker Realtor Kathy Cramer attended the Association Realtor Convention at Dover Downs on Oct. 13-15. The convention hosted classes, exhibits and mock sessions on problems and issues related to sales or leasing of properties. Classes...

Thursday, November 17, 2011 - 3:11am

Influx of retirees keeps Sussex real estate market stronger than most

For generations, men and women across the country, and the world, who have entered the real estate profession have been taught the industry’s three most important rules: location, location and location. It is, in fact, the golden rule of real...

Thursday, November 17, 2011 - 2:45am

Michael Kwiecien joins Jerry Mueller Real Estate

Jerry Mueller Real Estate announced this week that Michael Kwiecien has joined the firm as a Realtor.

“Michael is a dedicated husband, father, and is an active member of the community,” said Mueller. “He is a U.S. Army veteran, and his...

Thursday, November 17, 2011 - 2:44am

ResortQuest Real Estate announces September top producers

ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced September’s top producers for its southeast Sussex County locations.

Anne Powell and Jennifer Hughes of the Bayside office received top honors for listing volume for the month of September.

...

Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 2:32am

Steve and Mary Jo Timmons join Prudential Gallo Realtors

The agents and staff of Prudential Gallo Realtors are welcoming sales agents Steve and Mary Jo Timmons to the company’s Bethany Beach office.

Steve Timmons, a Dagsboro native, began his real estate career in 1984. He is a licensed Broker...

Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 1:49am

Robinson joins Lee Ann Wilkinson Group at Prudential Gallo

The Lee Ann Wilkinson Group of Prudential Gallo Realtors recently welcomed its newest member, buyer’s agent Mark Robinson.

Robinson, a Washington, D.C., native, moved to Lewes in 2007, having spent many years vacationing in the area. He...

Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 1:48am

Sussex County real estate numbers show improvement over last year

Sales data released recently by the Sussex County Association of Realtors (SCAOR) revealed a continued improvement in southern Delaware’s real estate markets, as the region struggles to recover from a years-long economic slump.

Sales of...

Thursday, October 20, 2011 - 7:21am

Kim West joins ResortQuest Real Estate

ResortQuest Real Estate announced this week that Kim West has joined its sales team as a sales associate at the Marketplace at Sea Colony location near Bethany Beach.

Licensed since 2000, West is a native Delawarean and graduated from the...

Thursday, October 13, 2011 - 2:52am

Bethany Beach-based real estate team ranked 130 in Top 250

Long & Foster Real Estate Inc. announced this week that the Leslie Kopp Group, based in Bethany Beach, ranked 130th out of 250 for real estate teams nationwide, based on closed sales volume in 2010, as ranked by the Wall Street Journal and...

Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 6:15am

Long & Foster lists top agents for July and August

Long & Foster Real Estate’s Bethany Beach office announced recently that July had been “an outstanding month for our office, with over $25 million in sales volume and 62 transactions.” The firm also announced its top agents for the months of...

Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 4:36am

ResortQuest Real Estate announces August top producers

ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced August’s top producers for its southeast Sussex County locations.

Colleen Windrow of the Marketplace at Sea Colony office received top honors for listing volume for the month of August. Top...

Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 4:34am

ResortQuest Real Estate announces July top producers

ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced July’s top producers for its southeast Sussex County locations.

Dayna Feher of the Bethany Beach office received top honors for listing volume for the month of July.

Top listing volume...

Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 4:03am

BREAKING NEWS: Looming hurricane suspends 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' build

“Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” and Schell Brothers will be suspending their Delaware build effective at midnight on Saturday (Friday into Saturday).

Representatives said they will attempt to restore the build at 1 p.m. Sunday, once...

Friday, August 26, 2011 - 10:34am

Second homeowner market still strong

Data released recently by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) indicates a continuously strengthening second homeowner market across the country, including in the beach resort areas of Sussex County, according to representatives of the...

Thursday, July 21, 2011 - 1:30am

ResortQuest Real Estate announces top producers

ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced June’s top producers for its southeast Sussex County Delaware locations.

Robert Kauffman of the Bethany Beach office received top honors for listing volume for the month of June.

Top...

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 - 4:27pm

Prudential Gallo Realtors in Rehoboth hosting art exhibit

Works by artists Linda Dickey, Anita Peghini-Räber and Michael Sprouse will be featured in an exhibition of beach-themed contemporary work beginning at 6 p.m., Friday, July 29, at the office of Prudential Gallo Realtors located at 37230 Rehoboth...

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 - 4:20pm

Prudential Gallo offering new appointment management program

Continuing their commitment to using the latest technology, Prudential Gallo Realtors of Lewes and Rehoboth Beach has implemented ShowingDesk from ShowingTime, an Internet-based management tool for real estate showings.

“We are continually...

Thursday, June 23, 2011 - 3:46am

ResortQuest Real Estate announces 2010 Top Producers

ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced the firm’s 2010 Top Producers at its annual awards meeting, held at Mango’s, on the oceanfront in Bethany Beach.

Bill Hand of the Marketplace at Sea Colony office earned top honors for highest...

Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 7:09am

Sussex County realtors participate in national campaign

Realtors from throughout Delaware’s southernmost county will be putting out the welcome mat this weekend, showcasing homes as part of a national campaign aimed at spurring interest in local real estate markets.

The Nationwide Open House...

Wednesday, June 1, 2011 - 3:10pm

ResortQuest Real Estate announces April top producers

ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced April’s top producers for its southeast Sussex County locations.

Bill Hand of the Marketplace at Sea Colony office received top honors for listing volume for the month of April.

Top listing...

Friday, May 20, 2011 - 6:20am

Plantation Lakes offering homes from $100,000s

Whether it is a primary residence or a second home for vacation and relaxation, Lennar’s Plantation Lakes community in Millsboro is offering homebuyers the coastal lifestyle, with townhomes as low as the $100,000s and single-family homes from the...

Thursday, May 12, 2011 - 7:50am

Fedynich named branch vice president of CB Bethany Beach

Dean Cottrill, president of Coldwell Banker in Greater Baltimore, announced recently that Paul Fedynich had joined the Coldwell Banker office in Bethany Beach as its branch vice president. In his new role, Fedynich will lead the team of...

Thursday, May 12, 2011 - 7:48am

Sussex County real estate numbers show upward trend

Sales data released recently by the Sussex County Association of Realtors (SCAOR) reveals a clear and continuing improvement in southern Delaware’s real estate markets, further proof that the rebound from the recession, which gripped the region,...

Thursday, April 28, 2011 - 6:21am

ResortQuest names top February producers

ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced February’s top producers for its Southeast Sussex County, Del., locations.

Bill Hand of the Marketplace at Sea Colony office received top honors for listing volume for the month of February.

...

Thursday, April 28, 2011 - 5:08am

ResortQuest Real Estate’s January Top Producers

ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced January’s top producers for its southeast Sussex County Delaware locations.

Bill Hand of the Marketplace at Sea Colony office received top honors for listing volume for the month of January.

...

Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 3:44am

CBRB announces award winners

Dean Cottrill, president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Greater Baltimore, this week recognized sales associates in the Bethany Beach sales office for their sales excellence in 2010. The associates were honored at a special event...

Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 3:43am

Coldwell Banker recognizes top local agents

Rick Allamong, branch vice president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Bethany Beach, recently announced the office’s Top Agents for January and February 2011:

• Terry Scott was the Top Listing Agent in January and February....

Thursday, April 7, 2011 - 6:37am

SCAOR: Take advantage of a Realtor’s expertise when buying or selling

In these trying economic times, there’s no question that home prices all around the country have fallen – in some places, dramatically – from record highs set just a few years ago. And because of the unique climate that exists today, more and...

Thursday, April 7, 2011 - 4:27am

RE/MAX by the Sea finds new location

For over a quarter of a century, Frank and Audrey Serio with RE/MAX by the Sea, have been an integral part of the region’s real estate business. Now, with a new location and an economy on the upswing, they hope to reach even more clients...

Thursday, April 7, 2011 - 4:23am

Expo tailors services information for community associations

On Saturday, March 19, Wilgus Associates Inc. will hold a Community Association Expo at the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wilgus began planning the event more than six months ago, when they came to the conclusion that...

Thursday, March 17, 2011 - 11:34am

Knowledge is key in buying or selling a home

As a recovering economy slowly, yet surely, claws its way back, those who have all but lost patience in the rollercoaster ride of the real estate market may finally be able to catch their breath these days. Prudential Gallo real estate agent...

Friday, February 18, 2011 - 6:58am

Local Realtor using smartphone to sell on the cutting edge

In today’s ever-changing world, people are constantly adjusting to new advancements in technology. “Snail-mail” has long been replaced, for most uses, by e-mail, and social networks have become the most common way to keep in touch with friends...

Thursday, January 27, 2011 - 3:46am

ResortQuest Real Estate announces December top producers

ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced December’s top producers for its southeast Sussex County locations.

Robert Kauffman of the Bethany Beach office earned top honors for listing volume for the month of December.

Top listing...

Thursday, January 27, 2011 - 3:44am