Homes for Sale in Delaware City, DE

Real Estate Information About Delaware City, DE

Delaware City is a city in New Castle County, Delaware, United States. Chesapeake and Delaware Canal are easily accessible in this port town. A historic town with many neighborhoods included in the National Register of Historic Places. Historic communities in the city are the Delaware City Historic District, Chelsea, Eastern Lock of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, Fairview, and Fort Delaware on Pea Patch Island. There are several properties in Delaware City available for purchase. There are waterfront properties and several large single-family homes you can consider for a new home.

Amenities in Delaware City, DE

Delaware City has several facilities that residents enjoy. There is an Annual Parade along Main Street that is celebrated during the Christmas Season. Residents can get together and enjoy barbeques, drinks, games and more. The City is home to the Diamond State Baseball Club a vintage golf club that was revived and reformed in October 2008. Fort Delaware State Park is a  Civil War fortress on an island accessed by ferry. The park features costumed guides and interactive exhibits.
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Schools in Delaware City, DE

If you are moving into the town of Delaware City, you have several school options available for your children. Schools in the city are part of the Delaware City Schools District. Schools you could consider are Southern Elementary SchoolGunning Bedford Middle SchoolRed Lion Christian Academy, and more. There are a good number of Public Schools, Private Schools, and Christian School in the area.

Selling your Home in Delaware City, DE

If you are looking for a buyer for your property in Delaware, we are here to help. Selling a home can be challenging by yourself. You need to contact potential buyers and market your home through several channels. It can be a time-consuming and confusing process. We are here to help make selling your home fast and easy. We have helped many clients in the past find the right buyer for the right price. Contact us now and let’s discuss how we can help!

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Realtors in Delaware City, DE

We are a team of experienced Realtors with many years of work experience in the industry. We have worked with several customers buy and sell properties in the region. If you have any Real Estate questions, we would be happy to provide the information you need.

Featured listing of Homes for Sale in Delaware City, DE

Construction is underway! Welcome to The Canal District at Fort DuPont! New Castle County's Custom Built Homes with water views. Fort DuPont will be a true waterfront lifestyle community. Overlooking the canal the Delaware river is just a short walk. Our Beautiful Maple Hill floorplan is located on prestigious Officer's Row on a huge homesite with a rear view of the canal. The wrap around porch is right out of the movies and the view will take your breath away. A large rear facing garage allows for an absolutely gorgeous full porch that wraps around both sides of the home. Beautifully appointed this home features Hardwood on the 1st floor, granite counter tops custom 42" cabinets with soft close draws and enhanced hardware. An over sized pantry and full island complete the kitchen. Four generous bedrooms and a 2nd floor laundry await you upstairs. The owner's bedroom features two walk in closets and rear facing windows to appreciate the view of the canal about one hundred feet away. This one won't last, don't wait! Similar photos proposed construction. Come to our information center 260 New Castle Ave Delaware City. Weekends 12-5 Monday 2-6, Tuesday-Wednesday 11-6 Thursday-Friday Closed. $10,000 in options included with preferred lender.
1313 OFFICERS ROW
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,650 SqFt
  • 0.320 Acres
Near the lovely Delaware Canal these new single family homes are a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District of the up and coming Fort DuPont redevelopment area this is truly a magnificent home. Our new construction floorplan, The Oakmont features 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths along with a spacious 2-car garage. The over sized island and open kitchens are well appointed with granite counter tops, hardwood floors, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware. The owner's bedroom feature large walk in closets. The homes are centrally located to the Canal Promenade for walking, bike riding or just relaxing. New Construction, your bedroom can be located on the first or second floor and there is an elevator options so don't delay. Take advantage of pre-construction pricing and pick your options! With future shops, hotels, restaurants, movie theater and marina Fort DuPont is the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. Proposed construction, photos show similar home. Visit our office today at Fort DuPont at the commanding officer's building. Hours- Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm. Monday 2-6pm Tuesday Wednesday 11am-6pm Thursday-Friday closed. Limited time Gold Tag Event - $25,000 in options included with use of preferred lender. See sales rep for details.
918 REYNOLDS STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,000 SqFt
  • 0.170 Acres
Near the lovely Delaware Canal these new single family homes are a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District of the up and coming Fort DuPont redevelopment area The Brookvale is truly a magnificent home. Our new construction floorplans feature the owner's bedroom on the 1st floor with 2 or 3  additional bedrooms upstairs and 2.5 baths. This home also has a spacious 2-car garage. The over sized island and open kitchens are well appointed with granite counter tops, hardwood floors, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware. The owner's bedroom feature large walk in closets. The homes are centrally located to the Canal Promenade for walking, bike riding or just relaxing. New Construction, your bedroom can be located on the first or second floor and there is an elevator options so don't delay. Take advantage of pre-construction pricing and pick your options! With future shops, hotels, restaurants, movie theater and marina Fort DuPont is the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. Proposed construction, photos show similar homes. Visit our office today at Fort DuPont at the commanding officer's building. Hours- Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm. Monday 2-6 Tuesday-Wednesday 11-6pm Thursday-Friday closed. Limited time price reduction with use of with preferred lender see sales rep for details. Similar photos proposed construction.
912 REYNOLDS STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,475 SqFt
  • 0.170 Acres
Near the lovely Delaware Canal these new single family homes are a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District of the up and coming Fort DuPont redevelopment area this is truly a magnificent home. Our new construction floorplan, The Oakmont features 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths along with a spacious 2-car garage. The over sized island and open kitchens are well appointed with granite counter tops, hardwood floors, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware. The owner's bedroom feature large walk in closets. The homes are centrally located to the Canal Promenade for walking, bike riding or just relaxing. New Construction, your bedroom can be located on the first or second floor and there is an elevator options so don't delay. Take advantage of pre-construction pricing and pick your options! With future shops, hotels, restaurants, movie theater and marina Fort DuPont is the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. Proposed construction, photos show similar home. Visit our office today at Fort DuPont at the commanding officer's building. Hours- Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm. Monday 2-6pm Tuesday Wednesday 11am-6pm Thursday-Friday closed. $35,000 in options included with use of preferred lender see sales rep for details. Similar photos proposed construction.
916 REYNOLDS STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,600 SqFt
  • 0.170 Acres
Near the lovely Delaware Canal these new single family homes are a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District of the up and coming Fort DuPont redevelopment area this is truly a magnificent home. Our new construction floorplans feature 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths along with a spacious 2-car garage. The over sized island and open kitchens are well appointed with granite counter tops, hardwood floors, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware. The owner's bedroom feature large walk in closets. The homes are centrally located to the Canal Promenade for walking, bike riding or just relaxing. New Construction, your bedroom can be located on the first or second floor and there is an elevator options so don't delay. Take advantage of pre-construction pricing and pick your options! With future shops, hotels, restaurants, movie theater and marina Fort DuPont is the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. Proposed construction, photos show similar home. Visit our office today at Fort DuPont at the commanding officer's building. Hours- Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm. Monday 2-6 Tuesday-Wednesday 11-6 Thursday-Friday closed. $25,000 in options included with use of preferred lender See sales rep for details. Similar Photos New construction.
914 REYNOLDS STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,400 SqFt
  • 0.170 Acres
Backing up to the lovely Delaware Branch Canal, this brand new carriage home is a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District of the up and coming Fort DuPont redevelopment area. This is truly a magnificent home. The Newbold floorplan features 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths along with a spacious 2-car garage. The oversized island and open kitchen are well appointed with granite counter tops, hardwood floors, 42" custom cabinets, soft close and hardware. The owner's bedroom is located in the rear of the home giving you prime view of the canal off the oversized 2-story deck* and direct access to the promenade for walking, bike riding, or just relaxing. With our custom floor plans, your bedroom can also be located on the first floor or add the optional elevator for easy access to the second floor. This home is ready for a summer deliver, don't wait!! With future shops, hotels, restaurants, a movie theater and a marina, Fort DuPont is the new sought after riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. Home is under construction. Visit our office today at Fort DuPont at the commanding officer's building. Hours- Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm. Monday 2-6 Tuesday- Wednesday Closed Thursday-Friday 11-6pm. $26,000 incentive towards 2-story deck when using preferred lender. Walk-ins welcome.
2023 DRAPER STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,400 SqFt
  • 0.090 Acres
Near the lovely Delaware Canal these new single family homes are a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District of the up and coming Fort DuPont redevelopment area this is truly a magnificent home. This lovely ranch features 3-4 bedrooms and 2-2.5 baths along with a spacious 2-car garage. The over sized island and open kitchens are well appointed with granite counter tops, hardwood floors, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware. The owner's bedroom feature large walk in closets. The homes are centrally located to the Canal Promenade for walking, bike riding or just relaxing. New Construction. Take advantage of pre-construction pricing and pick your options! With future shops, hotels, restaurants, movie theater and marina Fort DuPont is the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. Proposed construction, photos show similar home. Visit our office today at Fort DuPont at the commanding officer's building. Hours- Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm. Monday 2-6 Tuesday-Wednesday 11-6 Thursday-Friday closed. $35,000 in options included with use of preferred lender See sales rep for details. Similar Photos New construction. Walk-ins welcomed.
908 REYNOLDS STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,850 SqFt
  • 0.170 Acres
New Water-View "Cottage Series" Home overlooking the Marina, Branch Canal and Fort DuPont. A rare opportunity to own a new home with water oriented outdoor living area on covered porch. Active Adult Lifestyle with Hiking, Biking, Marina, Delaware River, Battery Park, Restaurants and much more within walking distance from your front door. New home scheduled for Fall completion. Still time to select your options. Contact Builder @ 302-832-6805 for details.
208 BAYARD STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.110 Acres
Charming at it's best. A rare find.  This home features two master bedrooms with full bathrooms and walk in closets.  The first family room is spacious in size and opens to the kitchen, with loads of cabinet space. Garage was converted to french doors.  I am sure their are endless possibilities, possible conversion back, make it a 3 season room, play room, the list goes on.  You will enjoy many days sitting on the front porch enjoying the views of Delaware City.   Walk or bike to the water front historic area, with just five short blocks.  Enjoy the waterfront town, with restaurants & boutiques.
403 5TH STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 1,975 SqFt
  • 0.230 Acres
ATTENTION RV and boat owners longing for a low maintenance ranch with a double driveway without HOA restrictions! This beautifully landscaped property offers charming curb appeal and makes this home a neighborhood standout.~Front walkway leads to a charming front porch facing PRIVATE tree-lined area on half acre lot. As you enter the foyer you will notice the beautiful hardwood flooring throughout, french doors leading to open concept LR and DR area. Renovated kitchen with granite countertops, ceramic tile, large pantry,  and stainless steel appliances with double oven! The main floor offers two spacious bedrooms and full bath with subway tile and granite vanity. The large finished basement has egress and was just finished with recessed lighting, wood stove, and an additional brand new bath. Perfect for entertaining family and guests! The unfinished space is CLEAN with lots of storage capacity. French drain and sump pump provides peace of mind, NOT IN A FLOOD ZONE! Other notable updated features to provide assurances: roof, vinyl double paned windows and HVAC system. Make your tour today!
804 4TH STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,700 SqFt
  • 0.490 Acres
Rare opportunity to combine historic charm, a waterfront community, and a complete update! This luxurious 5 bed 3 bath home has been transformed for worry-free, modern living. Enter through the quaint front porch to an expansive family room that flows into an eat-in kitchen equipped with all new stainless-steel appliances, granite counters, wide trim, 9' ceilings and an island for entertaining. Just off the kitchen is a large mudroom with washer and dryer. Also, on the 1st floor is a convenient and spacious master suite. EVERYTHING has been impeccably remodeled? new tile, new walls, new windows, new lighting, new siding, new landscaping, new 30-year shingles, new soffits and gutters, new mechanicals - including wiring, plumbing, and hvac. This landmark home has a new life and is waiting for your family. Upstairs, on the 2nd floor are 4 bedrooms full of light with all new closets. Then, a delightful surprise awaits on the 3rd floor, where you'll find an expansive bonus room perfect for a game room, large home office, home theater, crafts and hobbies, or just an escape room for the little ones.   This historic waterfront town is experiencing $ millions in public and private investments, including Fort DuPont Redevelopment and the Castle Trail to Chesapeake City. Come be part of the revitalization and enjoy a walkable lifestyle to the Delaware River waterfront, Branch Canal, public marina, restaurants, concerts in Battery Park, festivals at Fort DuPont, Library, Community Center, Senior Center, and historic Main Street shopping. Explore even further with convenient hiking, biking, boating, or birding.  An easy commute to Wilmington (20 min), Philly & NJ (30 min) and summer beach get-away's (60 min).
300 WASHINGTON STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,350 SqFt
  • 0.090 Acres
New "Cottage Series" Water-View home on historic Main Street available for quick move-in. A must see! Beautifully appointed home features Brick facade, Outdoor living area on Multi Level Composite Porch / Deck designed for future Awning, Neo-Traditional private rear ally driveway and garage, oversized two car garage, Interior single floor living plan with Great Room / Kitchen combination leading to upper level outdoor lifestyle and so much more. Waterfront Community features Active Adult lifestyle on the Delaware River & Branch Canal. Public Marina, Battery Park, Restaurants, Historic Main Street, Hiking & Biking Trails and so much more.
607 FRONT STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.080 Acres
Completely renovated 4 Bedroom, 2 Full bath Split Foyer located in the heart of beautiful Historic Delaware City.   Gorgeous 42in kitchen cabinets, Granite countertops, Stainless Steel appliances, custom tile backsplash and beautiful flooring complete this kitchen package which opens up into both the Living Room and Dining areas.  There are 2 bedrooms and  gorgeous renovated hall Full Bath on the upper level.  The lower level hosts 2 additional bedrooms, another full bath and laundry area. Just a short walk to the Delaware City Branch Channel connecting the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal to the Delaware River, Just a 2 block walk to Shopping, Dining and Entertainment.
210 BAYARD STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,862 SqFt
  • 0.230 Acres
Welcome to the historic waterfront community of Delaware City. Step back in time but with all the modern comforts and amenities. Rarely available custom home adjacent to Fort DuPont and just steps away from the public marina. Classic colonial design that fits perfectly among the many historic homes. Energy efficient design with premium Hardi plank siding, energy efficient windows, adorable covered front porch, modern, open floor plan with hardwood flooring throughout the entire main level (except tiled kitchen floor and powder room), hardwood up the steps and through the 2nd level hallway. Three generously proportioned bedrooms and well appointed bath completes the 2nd level. Large sunlit open living/dining room and well appointed kitchen are the highlights of the main level. This truly is a rare opportunity fro new construction in the heart of Delaware City. Put it on your tour and leave enough time to explore the charm and wonder of the welcoming community. From For DuPont to Branch Canal to Battery Park to historic Main Street to the Bill Roth Walking Trail which connects Delaware City to Chesapeake City, Maryland.  See it, Love it, Buy it!!!Taxes will be reassessed when completed.
100 5TH STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.110 Acres
Spacious contemporary ranch home on a corner lot in Delaware City!  Across the street from the Community Center and Library with their park area.  Enter through the enclosed porch area.  Large kitchen/dining area with island in the kitchen and a pantry.  Large living room with great natural light off the dining area.  Family room plus 3 bedrooms complete the home.  Wood stove in the kitchen area.  2-car garage.  New roof in 2018 down to the plywood.  Nice condition!  Take a look!!
311 BAYARD STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,925 SqFt
  • 0.200 Acres
Back on the market. Unique piece of Delaware history with all of the modern updates. 5% buyer premium at the time of settlement. All offers to be be submitted through www.Xome.com. Five large bedrooms, two and one half baths. Circa 1835 all Brick three story, 2500 square foot semi attached home in Historic District of water front community. Within walking distance of local stores and restaurants, two city parks, a local park district building and grounds, two state parks and a Federal wildlife preserve that is at the beginning of the Michael N. Castle Trail. Spend awhile sitting in the downtown park watching the majestic ships pass by. Delaware City is a small town that will always be a small town. We are bound by water on three sides and federal land on the fourth. Route 1 and I 95 are only minutes away. Public transportation is available. Average commute to downtown Wilmington or Newark is 20 minutes. Quaint small town living at its best. Complete Rehab, new heat, air, kitchen, baths, electric, paint, appliances and carpet. Granite counter tops, ball and claw tub. Energy efficient home. This property exudes historical charm with modern convenience and energy efficiency.  AGENTS see Agent remark section for lock box combo
200 WASHINGTON STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,525 SqFt
  • 0.050 Acres
R-11035 PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS COMING!! This Majestic Victorian/Colonial home is finally on the market.  It is also zoned commercial, could be a shop on the first floor, residence above, 2 family dwelling,  Bed & Breakfast?  Or just make this marvelous house your own home. Kitchen has a pantry, separate laundry room, 2 full bathrooms.  One on the first floor, one on the second floor. 2nd floor fire escape.  Laundry hook ups on main floor and second floor.  5 amazing bedrooms. Home come complete with a 2 1/2 warranty that transferable with the home.  Some improvements have been made including.  All double paned windows throughout. Side porch to enjoy morning coffee.  2 electric panels that have been updated.  Hardwood floors throughout.  Furnace has been serviced yearly.  Public water and sewer.  Gorgeous corner lot 2 blocks from the water with a fenced in yard.  3 non working fireplaces.  This house has soo much character!!  Property is being sold "AS IS".  Inspections are for informational purposes only.  Seller will make no repairs.
101 WASHINGTON STREET
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,225 SqFt
  • 0.150 Acres
THIS LOVELY 5 BEDROOM CAPE COD IS READY TO MOVE RIGHT IN.  THE MANY UPGRADES INCLUD HARDWOOD FLOORS, SEPARATE LAUNDRY ROOM, NEW KITCHEN WITH GRANITE COUNTER TOPS,STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES IN THIS BEAUTIFUL EAT IN KITCHEN. UPDATED BATHS, NEW CARPET IN THE BEDROOMS, LARGE REAR YARD WITH CLOSED IN PORCH. THIS HOME HAS PRIVACY FENCE WITH LARGE SHED.
9 REYBOLD DRIVE
DELAWARE CITY, Delaware
  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,450 SqFt
  • 0.170 Acres