34481 Skyler Drive, Lewes, De 19958 | $1,199,000

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Property Details

A new waterfront home in a serene community close to all the beach has to offer. The 3,700+ sq ft home was designed to maximize water views, and its dock enables water access just outside your door. First floor includes a great room with fireplace an
  • MLS Number: 726431
  • Status: Active
  • Price: $1,199,000
  • Property Type:
  • Area: Lewes And Rehoboth Hundred
  • Community: Villages At Herring Creek
  • School District: Cape Henlopen
  • Square Footage: 3,742
  • Year Built: 2018
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Stories: 2
  • New Construction: Yes
  • County Taxes: $3,000
  • Association Fee: $1,296
  • Waterfront: Canal/Lagoon
  • Water View: Bay
  • Dock Type: Other See Remarks
  • Furnished: No
  • Lot Square Feet: 30,928
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.71
  • Lot Description: Cleared, Water Access
  • Water: Public Central Water
  • Sewer: Public Central Sewer
  • Community Amenities: Community Center, Fitness Center, Pool-Inground, Pool-Outdoor, Tennis - Outdoor

Interior Features

  • Kitchen: Breakfast Bar, Countertops - Granite
  • Fireplace: Gas
  • Heating: Heat Pump(s), Multi Zone
  • Cooling: Central A/C, Heat Pump(s)
  • Flooring: Carpet, Hardwood, Tile
  • Attic: Access Only
  • Appliances: Cable TV Pre Wired, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer-Electric, Fridge w/Ice Maker, Garage Door Opener, Microwave, Oven/Range Electric, Washer, Water Heater Tankless
  • Interior Features: Bedroom-Entry Level, Fireplace-Gas, MBED-Full Bath

Exterior Features

  • Style: Colonial
  • Construction Type: Stick/Frame
  • Exterior Type: Stone, Vinyl Siding
  • Roofing: Asphalt Shingle
  • Foundation: Concrete Block
  • Garage: Attached
  • Garage Size: 2
  • Parking: Driveway/Off Street, Garage
  • Porch/Deck/Patio: Deck - Rear, Porch - Screened
  • Exterior Features: Dock

Listing Courtesy of RE/MAX REALTY GROUP REHOBOTH

The Magic Word for Growing Your Lewes Property Value

As soon as you decide that you will be putting your Lewes property up for sale—whether soon or at some point in the foreseeable future—it’s also time to get strategic about growing your property's value—starting with a generous dollop of objectivity.
The difficulty stems from a truth about how everybody perceives much of their property’s value. We escape from hurly-burly of daily living by retreating to the comfortable confines of our home—our place. A good part of its value to us and to our family is its sheer familiarity—the “hominess” that makes it our personal haven. But some of the very things that make it so comfortable to us will be off-putting to outsiders—and they are the prospective buyers.
Our great leather easy chair (the dark brown one that’s gotten a few shades lighter where we sit, and a little off-color where the spills happened) may look a bit peaked to the untrained eye, but it’s been that way for years: who cares? The back door needs to be bolted to stay shut…we do that without even thinking about it—hardly an issue! The sofa may sag, but it sags exactly right (for us)! The bathroom window that’s sort of stuck (okay, maybe it’s painted shut)…etc. etc. etc.
Professionals are of one voice about the real value you add to a property when you go to the trouble of systematically depersonalizing it. It helps to approach doing that seriously and deliberately—to tackle it in an organized manner. There are any number of ways to go about that, but here is one way that will pay off:
Step 1
Make a list. Starting from one end of your Lewes property, note with pencil and paper every nit-picky detail that is other than what you would expect to find if it were a brand new home. This is not as easy as most people assume, because there will be such a great number of details, that
a) it will be very tempting to start skipping some of the minor ones, and
b) you will find it hard to resist the urge to start fixing the easy ones as you go along (don’t do it: you’ll derail the list-making!)
Step 2
After a decent interval, sit down with the list and re-classify each item into an Easy Self-Fix List and a Professional-Attention-Needed List.
Step 3 Get bids from the appropriate Lewes professional tradespeople, calculate which fit your budget, then schedule the work.
Step 4 Get started on your own endeavors to address the Easy Self-Fix List. You’ll be able to organize your own efforts to finish up about two weeks after the last of the tradespeople are scheduled to finish their projects (a two week grace period is realistic: you are aiming to finish everything about the same time).
Following these four steps will put you well on your way to increasing the value of your Lewes property. And at any point in the process—from before Step 1 to the satisfying moment that closes Step 4—give me a call to discuss how to convert all that increased value into a profitable home sale! Call/Text me Russell Stucki at (302) 228-7871, email me at russellstucki@remax.net, visit more listings at www.beachrealestatemarket.com.

Five Qualities Distinguish the Best Delaware Real Estate Agent

If you are just about to commit to buying or selling a home in Delaware, the first important task before you comes with identifying the best Realtor® to assist your effort. That comes first because although you might begin by combing through the current Delaware listings or driving through the neighborhood to spot what’s going on, there is always a possibility that acting without delay will be important. If that happens to be the case, zeroing in on the best Delaware agent takes first priority.

How you ultimately select that best real estate agent for you involves a selection process that’s a lot like any business person's procedure—except that it’s easier to identify the candidates. You won’t have to post “help wanted” ads since the candidates (myself included) are all actively looking for you! We are the prominent Delaware brokers and agents whose names you see on the web and on our “FOR SALE” signs. They’re all over the place.

 The true lion’s share of the work of identifying your best “hire” will come in the conversations you have with the leading candidates. Whether you call them up or drop in on them at their office (or run into them at an open house), it’s important to bear in mind that these conversations, whether casual or not, are actually employment interviews. You’re the boss; the agents are applicants—and the hiring decision is a very important one. During these interactions, if you can determine that the agent you’re speaking with is strong in these five qualities, you’ve found your agent:

  1. Accessible. The best Delaware real estate agent for you is easy to talk to—the kind of person you connect with automatically; who puts you at ease. The best agent will be someone who is engaging and enjoyable to talk with.
  2. Professional. At the same time (it only seems to conflict with the above), the best agent is a professional at all times. After all, some of the most durable friendships wind up being with people we’ve “been through the wars with” in business!
  3. Sympathetic. A lot of the business at hand will consist of pinpointing your personal tastes and leanings and prioritizing them correctly. The best Delaware real estate agent for you will be keenly aware of your preferences—which won’t be the same as everybody else’s.
  4. Authoritative. That best agent knows Delaware inside and out; is personally familiar with the current crop of area listings; is known and widely respected by her or his Delaware real estate colleagues.
  5. Dedicated. Your best partner in the upcoming campaign will be committed to the real estate profession—not just for this week or for this transaction, but for the long haul. The best Delaware real estate agent will be there for you the next time, too!

Needless to say, when you are narrowing the field for who you want to become your own best Delaware agent, I hope you’ll call me for a chat! Call/Text me Russell Stucki at (302) 228-7871, email me at russellstucki@remax.net, visit more listings at www.beachrealestatemarket.com