Lewes Polar Bear Plunge 2022

Happy New Year to all!  With the start of the new year comes our first snow, the weather feeling more brisk, and the hope for some more positive firsts.  Although the first month of the year is already halfway through, February 6th which marks the first Sunday in February of 2022 is the date for t...
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Heritage Creek

Just within the town limits of Milton is the sought-after community of Heritage Creek by Fernmoor Homes just off of Harbeson Road. With close proximity to major roadways such as Route 9, Route 30, and Route 5 allowing residents quick access to beaches, shopping, restaurants and more it’s tough to ...
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Phase 2 Now Open At Red Mill Pond!

Phase two is now open at The Villages at Red Mill Pond by K. Hovnanian Homes opening clients to more opportunities to customize their perfect home in the sought-after Lewes zip code. With several attractive amenities and closely located to shopping and other activities, this community has a lot to o...
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Lewes Lights and Parades

With Thanksgiving just around the corner this coming Thursday and in the midst of finalizing travel plans and dinner menus, it’s hard to believe that opportunities to celebrate the Holiday cheer are right on its heels.  What can locals and visitors look forward to right after the close of...
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Middle Creek Preserve

Interested in finding a new construction single-family home close to the beaches and amenities?  Consider looking into the Middle Creek Preserve located in Lewes off of Route 24.  Want to know more about this socially driven community?  We on The Julie Gritton Team are happy to indulge ...
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New Community: Oyster Cove Lewes, DE.

            Located in Lewes, DE and only four short miles away from the beaches with a cloister of only 24 homesites rests the appropriately named community of Oyster Cove.  What does this development have to offer?             Oyster Cove is brought to you by K. Hovnanian H...
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Guided Hiking Tour of the Indian River Inlet Bridge with Delaware Seashore State Park 

            After creating the list of fun activities a few weeks ago that you can do at the Delaware State Parks, I took it upon myself to give one of the listed activities a shot.  The guided hiking tour across the Indian River Inlet Bridge that is offered by the Delaware Seashore Stat...
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New Community: Estates at Milton Crossing

            A new community called Estates at Milton Crossing is on its way to the Milton area and we at The Julie Gritton Team are excited to update you on what opportunities this neighborhood has to offer.  Interested in relocating to the Milton area, finding a second home, or new cons...
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Fun with Delaware State Parks

Beach, boardwalk, and restaurants are popular attractions for both those living close to the beaches and visitors.  As much fun as it can be to spend some time in the sun and trying out new cuisine, there are also some other fun things that you can add to your day that can change things up just a b...
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The Julie Gritton Team & Drone Footage: Did you know?

You only get one shot to make a good first impression when listing your home for sale.  Photography is everything.  The Julie Gritton Team includes Drone Footage as a standard feature in our marketing package with no extra charge?! According to MLS statistics and recent surveys, homes with aerial...
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4th of July Celebrations Around Town!!

            Happy July, everyone!  With the official start of Summer behind us, it’s hard to believe that the 4th of July is already here and highly anticipated fireworks shows have been scheduled.  Looking for some firework shows to add to your calendar?  Below is a list of some sho...
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Sussex County Weekend Events

Happy middle June, everyone! This coming weekend has a lot going on. With Saturday being Juneteenth and Sunday being both the official first day of summer and Father’s Day, there is a lot of fun to be had in and around Sussex County, Delaware. I know for myself I have been trying to find new thing...
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Memorial Day Weekend 2021 Close to Lewes Events

As the weather slowly becomes warmer and the month of May is coming to a close, Memorial Day weekend has come around once again to mark the beginning of the summer season. Many people are traveling or making plans for various reasons this upcoming weekend and in turn there are many things happening ...
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Dinner at “The Nook”

            I have always heard great things about “The Nook”, located near the entrance of Paynter’s Mill development.  Everyone I have talked to has told me that the breakfast is amazing and their lunch and dinner menu is delectable.   My husband and I were more than overdue fo...
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Kitchen Excursions: Baking Blueberry Pie From Scratch

Lately I have been making a concerted effort to incorporate healthier food options into my refrigerator at home. I have been eating salads as well as encouraging my husband to do the same which he has graciously obliged to in addition to buying fruit. I know for myself I do not always want to stick ...
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Kitchen Excursions: My First Bread Baking Experience

            A few months ago, my husband informed me that he wanted to make homemade bread to compliment the meal he was planning on cooking for dinner.  I was all for it; I’m not someone to turn down homemade bread when it’s offered.  Plus, he was very excited about it since he had not ...
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Lennar New Construction at Kindleton

Lennar New Construction at Kindleton Lennar’s latest new construction community in Lewes, DE is underway, with a few homes projected to be completed in March, April & May 2021. Minutes from Route 9 and Route 1, this community is centered near all major necessities. The HOA fees will be $170 a mon...
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Commercial Real Estate in Sussex County 2021

     With 2020 behind us and new hopes of being at the tail-end of COVID-19, this year is projected to be a year of recovery for many sectors of Commercial Real Estate. Now how fast and at what point this year we start to turn that corner, will be contingent on our speed of progression back to no...
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New Construction in Rehoboth Beach Delaware

Arbor-Lyn, a new construction Schell Brothers community, is located just a short drive down John J. Williams Highway (Route 24). It is situated close enough to Coastal Highway (Route 1) to enjoy shopping, the Junction Breakwater Trail, and restaurants but set far enough off the main road to enjoy qu...
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Lewes Lights brightens your Holidays

Without mention the 2020 year has presented many changes in our day-to-day lives, but these changes wont affect our holiday spirits.  Mark your calendars because starting December 4th, 2020 Lewes Lights will be hosting an event that will light up the night!  We are proud to be part of the Lewes co...
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Lets Go Retro!

Let’s go retro! It’s no secret that during these times of uncertainty with the covid-19 restrictions that all of us have had to make accommodations to our everyday life. So, what are businesses to do now that the summer is here at the Delaware beaches? One Sussex county business has started thi...
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Does your real estate agent rock? Local Musician and Real Estate agent Mike Shockley does!

Music make the local world go ‘round! This is Mike Shockley of The Julie Gritton Team and I’m here to tell you about my local background as a musician and how it correlates to todays real estate! I’ve had the opportunity to spend the last decade fronting local bands all over Delmarva. I curre...
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Looking for new construction & a maintenance free lifestyle? Consider Seabrook by K. Hovnanian

Enjoy a low maintenance lifestyle just minutes away from the beach! New Construction in Millsboro. Welcome to the final phase of the Seabrook community built by K. Hovnanian. These single family homes offer the best value providing you the privacy of the wooded environment, but being only short dri...
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Ready to build your own private paradise? Consider Green Builder, Insight Homes!

Ready to build your own private paradise? Look no further then Insight Homes new private community in Milton, Delaware “Donovan Heritage!” With only 9 total available homesites, you can have your own personal space in Milton far enough away from the everyday hustle and bustle, but close enough...
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55+ Communities Sussex County, Delaware

55+ Communities Sussex County, Delaware Delaware has been known for years, for having some of the finest retirement communities. With it’s tax-free shopping, low property taxes, close proximity to the beaches and endless activities year-round, it’s easy to see why Delaware is a popular choice....
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Cheesecake Saga- The Perfect Cheesecake

Bucket lists typically consist of a series of many things that people want to accomplish over their lifetime.  These typically range from self improvement, like teaching yourself to have a more positive outlook on life, to physical such as visiting each state in the United States.  As we find ours...
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What’s new with Insight homes?

Have you been wanting to build your new home where you can be just a short drive from most Delaware beaches? Look no further than Insight Homes new community “ Anchors Run ” located on Beaver Dam Road in Lewes. Anchors Run is conveniently located 6 miles from historic Lewes and just shy of 10 mi...
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Thinking of buying in Lewes this Spring?

The market inventory is starting to pick up!   Have you been considering buying a home in Lewes? Maybe looking at investment properties in Rehoboth Beach? Or Maybe you have been looking to build New Construction in Lewes, Rehoboth, Milton, or Surrounding areas.  If this sounds like you then conta...
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Habor Point Just Released New Construction in Lewes Delaware

Are you looking for luxury living in Lewes?  Do you want to be walking distance to downtown Lewes, shops, bike paths, restaurants, and more?  Enjoy this Lewes New Construction community that is offering many great amenities. Harbor Point in Lewes will include these great community features: Comm...
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Delaware considered lowest taxes out of all 50 states!

What is Delaware to you? Is it just the first state? Is it just the second smallest state? It's no secret that Delaware is known for it's many visitors in the summer but why is that? Although it's hard to resist the excitement that things like the boardwalk provides in Rehoboth Beach, there is a big...
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