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Found 37 blog entries for 2019.

Sea Colony East Sales Hold Firm in 2018

by Leslie Kopp

After two years of the market softening in Sea Colony East (from 2015 to 2016), sales surged from 29 properties sold in 2016 to 46 in 2017. The market held firm in 2018!  Total sales were down some compared to an exceptional 2017, but in relation to the last few years, it was still very […]

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Bethany Beach Market Strong in Fall

by Leslie Kopp

After a late summer slow down, the Bethany-Fenwick market experienced a significant 52% rise in sales during October when compared to 2017. In Bethany Beach alone, 28 properties went under contract versus 17 last year. October single-family home sales matched 2017 while condo/townhome sales more than doubled (21 vs. 10). Buyers benefited from a nice […]

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South Bethany Sales Firm, Market Conditions Strong

by Leslie Kopp

After a late summer slow down, the Bethany-Fenwick market experienced a significant 52% rise in sales during October when compared to 2017. Buyers benefited from a nice jump in September inventory! In South Bethany, 4 properties went under contract during the month and 3 of these properties were on the market for less than 40 […]

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Beach Market Stregthens in Fall, NB Slower

by Leslie Kopp

After a late summer slowdown, the Bethany-Fenwick market experienced a significant 52% rise in sales during October when compared to 2017. Buyers benefited from a nice jump in September inventory! Meanwhile, there was some slowing in North Bethany as only 2 properties went under contract versus 3 last year. We were fortunate to participate in […]

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Ocean View Sales Slow Mid-Year, Rebound in Fall

by Leslie Kopp

After a late Spring and Summer slow-down, the Ocean View Real Estate market experienced a nice rebound this fall. There was a significant 54% rise in sales during the months of September and October when compared to 2017. Buyers benefited from a nice jump in September inventory! As the chart illustrates, the market is trending […]

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Fenwick Market Slower in 2018, Fall Rebound

by Leslie Kopp

After a late summer slow down, the Bethany-Fenwick market experienced a significant rise in sales during October when compared to 2017. In Fenwick Island alone, 4 properties went under contract versus 2 last year. Buyers benefited from a nice jump in September inventory and we were fortunate to represent the seller of the only single-family […]

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Impressive Year-to-Date Trends, October Slowdown at the Beach

by Leslie Kopp

Year-to-date, 2017 has been exceptional for property owners! As the snapshot below illustrates, the Bethany Beach and Fenwick Island market is trending in a favorable direction when compared to the first 10 months of 2016 for 5 major market indicators. We did experience some slowdown in sales at the beach in late September that continued […]

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Summer Sales Slow at the Beach, Inventory Begins to Rise

by Leslie Kopp

After the strongest start to the year in more than a decade, real estate activity slowed early this summer and the trend carried through August. Sales last month of both single-family homes and condo/townhomes were down considerably compared to August of 2017. Inventory is now on the rise in several areas and we will be […]

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Exceptional Start, Sales Slow Mid-Year in Bethany

by Leslie Kopp

It is hard to believe that we are more than half of the way through the year and as the chart indicates, year-to-date real estate sales activity has been strong when compared to the same time period in 2017. Total sales, prices and the pace of sales are trending in a positive direction in Bethany. […]

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