Delaware Beach Communities Ride the “Wave of Success”

Recently, Delaware beach towns have been rising up on the charts as one of the most sought after vacation spots in the country.  Specifically, the town of Bethany Beach, was named a “Top Value Getaway for Fall 2015”, one of the “Best Secret Beaches on Earth”, and one of the “10 East Coast Beaches Making […]

Kiplinger Recognizes Delaware for Tax Benefits!

Here at Bay Forest, we can’t deny our love for Delaware! After all, there’s a reason we chose this state to call home.  And as if we needed even more excuses to love the First State, Kiplinger recently named Delaware the most tax-friendly in America.  They also recognized our state among the top 10 best […]

Tips for Buying the Perfect Beach Home

Picking the perfect vacation home can be an overwhelming experience. Even if you know the general area you want to be in, oftentimes there are still a seemingly endless number of options of homes and communities to choose from. Consider Sussex County, Delaware, for example – many homeowners decide they want to own a new […]

Real Estate Findings From Q2 Positive for Sussex County

There’s certainly no shortage of good news coming from the Sussex County housing market!  This past July, the Sussex County Association of Realtors (SCAOR) reported second quarter sales data for 2014 – it looks like our area’s upward trend continues! From April through June of this year, the sales of single-family homes grew more than […]

NAHB Predicts Continued Growth for Housing Market & Economy

At Bay Forest, we’re always thrilled to read about the incredible gains the housing market and economy has made throughout the recovery.  And in the most recent news, released by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), economists make a bold prediction about the future continuation of these successes. According to the experts at NAHB, […]

Benefits of Living in Ocean View

As the Southern Delaware area continues to grow in popularity, many interested homebuyers are sifting through the countless communities to find the one that’s right for them.  Should they forfeit space for location?  What’s the risk of living closer to major highways in order to be closer to the beaches? At Bay Forest, homeowners realize they can […]

Homebuyers See Even More Positive Signs

So far this year, many of the expert predictions about the housing market have rung true.  Not only did last year’s national sales numbers and progress reports impress real estate professionals and homebuyers, but 2013 was an incredible year for Sussex County as well. In an earlier blog post from January, we detailed all of the amazing […]

Housing Market Saw Record Year in Delaware

If you can’t tell from our past blog posts, 2013 was a great year for the Delaware housing market. It seemed like every quarter turned over incredible improvements as more and more hopeful homebuyers moved into this popular coastal market.  While it may already be 2014, many sources continue to publish promising and indicative statistics from […]

“Outstanding” Time to Buy a Second Home

You’ve worked hard in your career, climbing the proverbial ladder and providing for your family, and now you’ve decided that you want to give yourself the ultimate reward – a second home. Though the economy is improving, you might still be wary of the market – but according to a recent article by financial research […]