Delaware Highway Memorial Garden at Smyrna Rest Area Officially Opens

Smyrna -- Secretary of Transportation Carolann Wicks today joined Lieutenant Governor John Carney and officials from the Department of Safety and Homeland Security, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Chesapeake Region, the Brandywine Hundred Chapter of The Compassionate Friends,

Homeownership Clinic and Foreclosure Prevention Workshop

On September 19 and 20, 2007 a series of homeownership clinics and foreclosure prevention workshops were held across the State. The purpose of the events was to raise the knowledge of the public about important issues impacting Delaware homeowners.

NCCo tax exemption cuts up for vote

New Castle County Council members are expected to vote Tuesday on legislation that would reduce future property tax exemptions for senior citizens and the disabled.

Housing woes lead to Freeman layoffs

FENWICK ISLAND -- Feeling the pinch of a sluggish real estate market, Bayside in Fenwick Island has cut nearly 30 percent of its home building staff.The layoffs won't curtail the project's final buildout of 1,640 homes, said Patti Grimes, vice president of the community division for Carl M. Freeman Associates.

American Home Mortgage Investment Corp. Announces Bankruptcy Court Approval of Sale Process for Certain...

MELLVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Home Mortgage Investment Corp. (OTC: AHMIQ) ("American Home") today announced that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware has approved sale procedures for certain loans owned by Broadhollow Funding, LLC and Melville Funding, LLC, both affiliates of American Home that are not subject to the company's Chapter 11 filing made on August 6, 2007 .

State lays down law in realty

For many years, agency relationships have been one of the most difficult things to understand within a real estate transaction. If you are selling a home, would you want the salesperson to represent you exclusively? The same is true for a buyer. How does a real estate salesperson represent a buyer or seller? What are their duties? These are only a few of the questions regarding an agency that one may have in a real estate transaction.

Foreclosure filings in Del. up 38 percent

Foreclosure filings in Delaware rose 38 percent in July over last year, and experts say those numbers are likely to get worse, providing another sign that troubles in the subprime mortgage market will continue.

Kent can’t control all property

Eric Buckson's explanation regarding his anti-development decisions in Kent County during recent Levy Court decisions sounds logical and convincing until you analyze exactly what he is proposing and the consequences.

Townsend considers hiring its own cops

TOWNSEND -- This tiny southwestern New Castle County town is no hotbed of crime, but that doesn't mean that the 1,000 or so residents feel safe and satisfied.

Landlords get stuck when tenants flee

Delaware has always been known, certainly by landlords, as a tenant-friendly state. Title 25 of the Delaware Code goes on for page after page, more times than not outlining the rights and privileges of the tenant. The property owner-landlord is an afterthought.

State to buy BofA building for $13 million

Delaware will pay Bank of America $13 million for an office building and parking lot in downtown Wilmington, and create a state employee education and training center at the site, legislators decided Sunday in the waning hours of their 2007 session.

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REAL ESTATE MORTGAGE NETWORK, INC. EXPANDS MID-ATLANTIC PRESENCE WITH FIRST DELAWARE...

WILMINGTON, DE - June 8, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Real Estate Mortgage Network, Inc. (REMN), a national mortgage lender based in River Edge, N.J., is pleased to announce the opening of its latest branch in Wilmington, DE. As REMN’s first branch in the state of Delaware, this new location will help the company better service the needs of region’s home buyers and real estate professionals, including those that live or work in and around the southeastern Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and eastern shore of Maryland areas, including the regions surrounding Philadelphia and Camden

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DSHA Increases Rental Assistance in Areas of Opportunity

To ensure that all Delawareans have more choice of where to live, the Delaware State Housing Authority is increasing available rental assistance in Areas of Opportunity across the state, allowing families with housing vouchers to move closer to employment centers, quality schools and high-growth housing markets.