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

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Featured listing of Homes for Sale in Delaware City, DE

Quick Delivery New Construction with Water-view and a year around Resort Lifestyle.  Beautifully appointed and styled New Home with panoramic views of Historic Waterfront Main Street, Delaware River and Wooded area. Part of a Redevelopment Project of 5 new Coastal Lifestyle Homes. Spend January 2022 in style.  Includes custom 22' x 10' composite deck for Outdoor Living Area with panoramic views. Hugh Great Room / Kitchen combination with Luxury Vinyl Planking, white kitchen cabinets & vanities, Granite counter tops @ kitchen and baths, Ceramic tile bathrooms including walk-in shower, Main living area leads to open deck and design includes potential future rear deck / porch. Owners Bedroom features panoramic window views, walk in closet and nicely appointed bathroom with walk-in shower. Second & third bedrooms are nicely sized. Other features include large foyer with LVP Planking & two closets, Oversized garage includes space for two full size cars, golf cart or other play toys, high ceilings, Carriage Style Doors, one garage door opener and plenty of storage. Wonderful natural light throughout this home with plenty of windows. Hardscape entry and sidewalk with sodded yard.  Active community lifestyle from your front door features include: Delaware River, Public Marina, Public Floating Docks, Battery Park, Fort Delaware, Fort DuPont, Hiking trails including the Castle Trail to Chesapeake City, Rt 9 Nature Trail, Fort DuPont Historical Trails and more. Come be part of the Waterfront Community and year around historic lifestyle. Potential for purchase of parcel to the rear of property. Located within minutes to Rt 1, I-95 for easy travel to Delaware Beaches, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, 

Easy to show with potential January settlement. Approximately 2,300 sq. ft. of interior living area with 220 sq. ft. of outdoor living area.
84 Washington Street
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,300 SqFt
  • 0.110 Acres
Overlooking the lovely Branch Canal right on the waterside, this brand new custom carriage-style townhome featuring double decks...is a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District at Fort DuPont. This floor plan features an open concept on the main floor with 3 bedrooms upstairs and a total 2.5 baths. This home also features a 2-car garage. The impressive kitchen is well appointed with granite counter tops, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware and a massive island perfect for entertaining. The owner's bedroom has serene views and spacious walk-in closet. The homes are close to downtown and community boat access for outdoor activities year round. With future shops to include a restaurant, Beer Garden, a Theater district along with an expanded Marina District... making Fort DuPont the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. With Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Christiana and the southern beaches a short drive away, you will love being close to everything yet nestled in a quiet setting. This home is currently under construction/to be built. Photos are for marketing purposes only and are not of the actual house. Visit the Sales Center Tuesday-Sunday 12:00-5:00. Home can be shown with scheduled appointment as well. County, City, School taxes, property assessment value and Square Footage are approximate amounts. Homes to be built. Stop by the Sales Center for additional information and check out the builder incentives for this month!
507 Cook Street LT. 45
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,397 SqFt
  • 0.090 Acres
Overlooking the lovely Branch Canal right on the waterside, this brand new custom carriage-style townhome featuring double decks...is a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District at Fort DuPont. This floor plan features an open concept on the main floor with 3 bedrooms upstairs and a total 2.5 baths. This home also features a 2-car garage. The impressive kitchen is well appointed with granite counter tops, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware and a massive island perfect for entertaining. The owner's bedroom has serene views and spacious walk-in closet The homes are close to downtown and community boat access for outdoor activities year round. With future shops to include a restaurant, Beer Garden, a Theater district along with an expanded Marina District,  making Fort DuPont the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. With Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Christiana and the southern beaches a short drive away, you will love being close to everything yet nestled in a quiet setting. This home is currently under construction/to be built. Photos are for marketing purposes only and are not of the actual house. Visit the Sales Center Tuesday-Sunday 12:00-5:00. Home can be shown with scheduled appointment as well. County, City, School taxes, property assessment value and Square Footage are approximate amounts. Homes to be built. Stop by the Sales Center for additional information and be sure to ask this month's builder incentives being offered!
505 Cook Street LT. 44
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,397 SqFt
  • 0.090 Acres
Overlooking the lovely Branch Canal right on the waterside, this brand new custom carriage-style townhome featuring double decks...is a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District at Fort DuPont. This floor plan features an open concept on the main floor with 3 bedrooms upstairs and a total 2.5 baths. This home also features a 2-car garage. The impressive kitchen is well appointed with granite counter tops, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware and a massive island perfect for entertaining. The owner's bedroom has serene views and spacious walk-in closet. The homes are close to downtown and community boat access for outdoor activities year round. With future shops to include a restaurant, Beer Garden, a Theater district along with an expanded Marina District... making Fort DuPont the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. With Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Christiana and the southern beaches a short drive away, you will love being close to everything yet nestled in a quiet setting. This home is currently under construction/to be built. Photos are for marketing purposes only and are not of the actual house. Visit the Sales Center Tuesday-Sunday 12:00-5:00. Home can be shown with scheduled appointment as well. County, City, School taxes, property assessment value and Square Footage are approximate amounts. Homes to be built. Stop by the Sales Center for additional information and check out the builder incentives for this month.
513 Cook Street LT.48
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,397 SqFt
  • 0.090 Acres
Overlooking the lovely Branch Canal right on the waterside, this brand new custom carriage-style townhome featuring double decks...is a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District at Fort DuPont. This floor plan features an open concept on the main floor with 3 bedrooms upstairs and a total 2.5 baths. This home also features a 2-car garage. The impressive kitchen is well appointed with granite counter tops, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware and a massive island perfect for entertaining. The owner's bedroom has serene views and spacious walk-in closet. The homes are close to downtown and community boat access for outdoor activities year round. With future shops to include a restaurant, Beer Garden, a Theater district along with an expanded Marina District... making Fort DuPont the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. With Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Christiana and the southern beaches a short drive away, you will love being close to everything yet nestled in a quiet setting. This home is currently under construction/to be built. Photos are for marketing purposes only and are not of the actual house. Visit the Sales Center Tuesday-Sunday 12:00-5:00. Home can be shown with scheduled appointment as well. County, City, School taxes, property assessment value and Square Footage are approximate amounts. Homes to be built. Stop by the Sales Center for additional information and check out the builder incentives for this month!
503 Cook Street LT.43
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,397 SqFt
  • 0.120 Acres
Overlooking the lovely Branch Canal right on the waterside, this brand new custom carriage-style townhome featuring double decks...is a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District at Fort DuPont. This floor plan features an open concept on the main floor with 3 bedrooms upstairs and a total 2.5 baths. This home also features a 2-car garage. The impressive kitchen is well appointed with granite counter tops, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware and a massive island perfect for entertaining. The owner's bedroom has serene views and spacious walk-in closet. The homes are close to downtown and community boat access for outdoor activities year round. With future shops to include a restaurant, Beer Garden, a Theater district along with an expanded Marina District... making Fort DuPont the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. With Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Christiana and the southern beaches a short drive away, you will love being close to everything yet nestled in a quiet setting. This home is currently under construction/to be built. Photos are for marketing purposes only and are not of the actual house. Visit the Sales Center Tuesday-Sunday 12:00-5:00. Home can be shown with scheduled appointment as well. County, City, School taxes, property assessment value and Square Footage are approximate amounts. Homes to be built. Stop by the Sales Center for additional information and check out the builder incentives for this month!
509 Cook Street LT. 46
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,397 SqFt
  • 0.090 Acres
Overlooking the lovely Branch Canal right on the waterside, this brand new custom carriage-style townhome featuring double decks...is a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District at Fort DuPont. This floor plan features an open concept on the main floor with 3 bedrooms upstairs and a total 2.5 baths. This home also features a 2-car garage. The impressive kitchen is well appointed with granite counter tops, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware and a massive island perfect for entertaining. The owner's bedroom has serene views and spacious walk-in closet This interior unit will off an elevator rough in.. The homes are close to downtown and community boat access for outdoor activities year round. With future shops to include a restaurant, Beer Garden, a Theater district along with an expanded Marina District... making Fort DuPont the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. With Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Christiana and the southern beaches a short drive away, you will love being close to everything yet nestled in a quiet setting. This home is currently under construction/to be built. Photos are for marketing purposes only and are not of the actual house. Visit the Sales Center Tuesday-Sunday 12:00-5:00. Home can be shown with scheduled appointment as well. County, City, School taxes, property assessment value and Square Footage are approximate amounts. Homes to be built. Stop by the Sales Center for additional information and be sure to ask this month's builder incentives being offered!
519 Cook Street LT.50
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,397 SqFt
  • 0.080 Acres
Sold before processing.  Home is proposed construction. Photos are of similar home. 2.5% commission on base price of home. Agent must register on first visit with buyer. County, City, School taxes, assessment value and Square Footage are approximate amounts. Home to be built.
521 Cook St
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,397 SqFt
  • 0.090 Acres
Overlooking the lovely Branch Canal right on the waterside, this brand new custom carriage-style townhome featuring double decks...is a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District at Fort DuPont. This floor plan features an open concept on the main floor with 3 bedrooms upstairs and a total 2.5 baths. This home also features a 2-car garage. The impressive kitchen is well appointed with granite counter tops, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware and a massive island perfect for entertaining. The owner's bedroom has serene views and spacious walk-in closet. The homes are close to downtown and community boat access for outdoor activities year round. With future shops to include a restaurant, Beer Garden, a Theater district along with an expanded Marina District... making Fort DuPont the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. With Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Christiana and the southern beaches a short drive away, you will love being close to everything yet nestled in a quiet setting. This home is currently under construction/to be built. Photos are for marketing purposes only and are not of the actual house. Visit the Sales Center Tuesday-Sunday 12:00-5:00. Home can be shown with scheduled appointment as well. County, City, School taxes, property assessment value and Square Footage are approximate amounts. Homes to be built. Stop by the Sales Center for additional information.
537 Cook Street LT. 56
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,397 SqFt
  • 0.080 Acres
Overlooking the lovely Branch Canal right on the waterside, this brand new custom carriage-style townhome featuring double decks...is a unique opportunity in New Castle County. Located in The Canal District at Fort DuPont. This floor plan features an open concept on the main floor with 3 bedrooms upstairs and a total 2.5 baths. This home also features a 2-car garage. The impressive kitchen is well appointed with granite counter tops, 42" custom cabinets with trim and soft close hardware and a massive island perfect for entertaining. The owner's bedroom has serene views and spacious walk-in closet. The homes are close to downtown and community boat access for outdoor activities year round. With future shops to include a restaurant, Beer Garden, a Theater district along with an expanded Marina District... making Fort DuPont the new sought after Riverfront in Delaware and the lifestyle you have always craved. With Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Christiana and the southern beaches a short drive away, you will love being close to everything yet nestled in a quiet setting. This home is currently under construction/to be built. Photos are for marketing purposes only and are not of the actual house. Visit the Sales Center Tuesday-Sunday 12:00-5:00. Home can be shown with scheduled appointment as well. County, City, School taxes, property assessment value and Square Footage are approximate amounts. Homes to be built. Stop by the Sales Center for additional information and be sure to ask this month's builder incentives being offered!
511 Cook Street LT.47
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,397 SqFt
  • 0.080 Acres
Great opportunity to purchase an income producing  property in Delaware City.  The first floor is a Doctor's office and the second floor is an apartment.  The apartment has just been vacated but a new tenant may be placed.  Owner and/or property manager must be present for all showings. Sale will be a 1031 exchange
126 Clinton Street
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,500 SqFt
  • 0.060 Acres
Welcome to the Historic Waterfront Community of Delaware City. Step back in time but with all the modern comforts and amenities. This 1900's Classic colonial design fits perfectly among the many historic homes . This 3 bedroom 2.5 bath single family home has been TOTALLY RENOVATED from top to bottom!! New Windows, Heater A/C, Roof, hotwater heater to name a few....Enjoy your beautiful kitchen with white soft close cabinets, granite countertops, backsplash and stainles steel appliances.  The kitchen is very roomy and has an abundance of counter top space for that person who loves to cook and entertain. There is a powder room on the first floor with a new white vanity, sink and lighting.   The living room  is a nice size to enterain or lay back and watch a movie . New laminate flooring is on the entire first floor. Enjoy your front porch while relaxing with a good book or watching the people and festivities that take place often in Delaware City. There are 3 good size  bedrooms upstairs all with new neautral carpets.  A master with its own en suite bath,  walk in tile shower, new vanity and flooring. The hallway full bath also has tile surround  a tub for bathing the children with new lighting and a new bathroom vanity and sink. The basement is not finished but offers alot of storage and a laundry area with a walk out basement. The backyard is a good size for entertaining  or playing horse shoes and a large new deck for barbeques. The city boasts a lively downtown area with a scenic waterfront park, restaurants, stores, and craft shops.  You can kayak or boat in to the municipal dock right on the main street and enjoy waterfront  dining,  Battery Park, Fort DuPont, Fort Delaware State Park, Waterfront Promenade and the Castle Trail within minutes of your front door. Come ouit and see us we would love to have you!! Flood Insurance is required on this property  and is also zoned 22C-1 Central Commercial as per the County records.
139 Clinton Street
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 0.050 Acres
Welcome to this 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath twin home in waterfront town of historic Delaware City.  Wooded view in front of home, 2 car garage. Eat in kitchen, spacious living room, sliding glass door leads to deck and yard. Upstairs has washer and dryer for convenient location, large main bedroom has two closets and full bath, two additional bedrooms with another full bath. New deck was installed 2021, newer roof,  windows, sliding glass door and dryer vent stack all installed in 2019.  No hoa. Walking distance to local shops, and parks.
141 Monroe Street
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,600 SqFt
  • 0.080 Acres
Total Transformation Days from Completion!  This wonderful Townhouse is too good to be true!  No expense was spared in its total transformation.   The floor plan has been opened up and modernized to include an expansive first floor living area and vaulted ceilings in the Master Bedroom.  All systems replaced, including:  new High Efficiency HVAC with Central Air; new water heater, new water supply and drain lines, electrical completely re-wired with new panel and meter, all new windows, new roof, new vinyl siding, basement floor removed and replaced with fresh concrete, foundation walls mortared and freshly parged with reinforcing concrete for a long life, new doors throughout, all new plumbing fixtures, new luxury kitchen with stainless appliances and jaw dropping granite counter tops, 6 foot soaking tub in bathroom with subway tile surround, new luxury vinyl plank flooring on first floor and new carpet and pad on second floor.  More pictures will be coming as renovations wrap up.   This re-constructed townhouse is located in the heart of charming sea town Delaware City.  It is located within easy walking distance of all of the shops, restaurants, parks and marina.  This is a wonderful opportunity to own a home that is functionally brand new.   Seller will include a 6 foot tall, wood privacy fence around rear yard with a full price offer!
307 Washington Street
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 975 SqFt
  • 0.040 Acres
Turn of the century 2 story colonial home, 3 bedrooms 2 full baths with full basement.. Located just out of the historic district of a waterfront community.  Delaware City is a small town that will always be a small town. Bound by water on 3 sides and Federal land on the fourth. The closest development can come is almost three miles away. Located near the Michael N Castle Trail, a Federal wildlife area, two state parks, a community park district and two City parks. All of the public land, dining, shops, convenience store and the waterfront are all within walking distance of this home. Homes in the new Fort duPont developemnt are starting in the low 400's . This is a bargain that is sure to appreciate.
404 Adams Street
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,025 SqFt
  • 0.140 Acres
4 BR/1.5 BA cape with tons of potential on a spacious corner lot.  Patio, fenced rear yard, storage shed.  Small town living with convenient access to schools, shopping and major roadways. Property is being sold As Is and inspections are for informational purposes only.  A minimum earnest money deposit of 1% of the purchase price or $1000, whichever is greater, is required. Cash offers only.
2 Warfel Drive
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,200 SqFt
  • 0.150 Acres
2 bedroom, 1 bath home with driveway parking.  Investment property for sale in Delaware City. Sold in "as is" condition.
7 Warfel Drive
Delaware City, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 800 SqFt
  • 0.250 Acres