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Found 58 blog entries for 2015.

Sea Colony East, Small Increases

by Leslie Kopp

After a slow start to the year, we have seen a small increase in the number of Sea Colony East properties put under contract in each of the last three months. From May through July of 2015, nine properties went under contract versus six properties during the same time period last year, an increase of […]

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Summer Slow Down

by Leslie Kopp

After a strong start to the year, the Bethany-Fenwick area experienced some slowing of the real estate market this spring which has continued into the summer, particularly for the single family home market. As the graph indicates, July was the third consecutive month when new contracts on single-family homes were down compared to the same […]

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South Bethany: Take a Book, Leave a Book

by Leslie Kopp

Courtesy of Kimberly Kerr, WRDE Coast TV SOUTH BETHANY, Del. Take a Book, Leave a Book… That’s the slogan for the worldwide organization, Little Free Library. The local community in South Bethany discovered this idea and knew it would be a perfect fit for their community. The library was created for people of all ages […]

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Sea Colony Real Estate: Buyer’s Market

by Leslie Kopp

You might recall from previous messages that absorption rates tell us how many months it will take to sell all existing inventory at the current pace of sales if no new listings were added to the market. We like to measure absorption rates twice a year, on December 31st and again on June 30th each […]

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Bethany-Fenwick Real Estate: Buyer’s Market

by Leslie Kopp

You might recall from previous messages that absorption rates tell us how many months it will take to sell all existing inventory at the current pace of sales if no new listings were added to the market. We like to measure absorption rates on June 30th each year as inventory tends to be near its […]

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Leslie Kopp Group Ranked Top in Nation

by Leslie Kopp

Long & Foster’s Kopp Group Ranked Top in Nation Compliments of the Long & Foster Newsroom July 9, 2015 Long & Foster Real Estate, the largest family-owned residential real estate company in the United States, announced today that The Leslie Kopp Group, based in Bethany Beach, Del., ranked 126th out of 250 for real estate […]

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Brief History of Fenwick Island

by Leslie Kopp

Fenwick takes its place among Quiet Resorts Article Courtesy of Gannett Publishing Michael Morgan, 11:54 a.m. EDT July 7, 2015 There was not widespread approval of the border between Delaware and Maryland. Because of some fuzzy colonial geography, both William Penn, proprietor of Pennsylvania and Delaware, and Lord Baltimore, the proprietor of Maryland claimed Fenwick […]

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Bethany Beach 4th of July Schedule

by Leslie Kopp

Bethany Beach Parade & Activities Set for July 4 Fireworks Display at Dusk The Bethany Beach Fourth of July Parade Committee will host the 32nd annual parade scheduled for 12pm on S​aturday,​ July 4. Individuals, families, businesses and organizations are encouraged to participate in the parade by decorating a float in keeping with the theme […]

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Sea Colony News

by Leslie Kopp

Published June 24, 2015 by the Sea Colony Recreational Association, Inc Lifeguard Challenge Next Monday, 6/29 at 6:30 p.m. on the Sea Colony Beach Lifeguards from Sea Colony and neighboring towns will compete on Monday, June 29 beginning at 6:30 p.m. on the Sea Colony beach. This challenge is one of a series leading up […]

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