Homes for Sale in Dover, DE

Real Estate Information About Dover, DE

Dover is the capital city of the state of Delaware, United States. Dover, the county seat of Kent County, is situated on St. Jones Creek about 40 miles south of Wilmington. The city was founded in 1717 and has had several developments since its founding while maintaining several historical buildings you can still visit today. Several neighborhoods retain the traditional quality of the town’s history. Dover is an excellent place to call home halfway between New York and Washington. The city of Dover features several benefits that residents can enjoy. The town has low property taxes, tax reduction and permit incentives to qualified businesses, and tax-free shopping. There are several properties interested buyers can choose from including single family homes, townhomes, rent-to-own homes, multi-family homes, land apartments, and condos.

Amenities in Dover, DE

The city takes advantage of its rich history with several establishments showcasing the Air Mobility Command MuseumOld State HouseFirst State Heritage ParkJohnson Victrola MuseumJohn Belle House, and many more. A visit here will familiarize you with many cultural significance and a glimpse of its past. Dover also has many modern amenities including shopping malls, retail stores, restaurants, boutiques, and more.
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Schools in Dover, DE

The community of Dover believes that education is a significant factor in preparing all students for successful careers. It has four institutions of higher education and excellent public schools. Schools in the area serve their students well and offer a variety of learning experiences. If you’re planning to move into the city, there are many school options available for your kids such as North Dover Elementary SchoolAir Base Middle School, and Air Base Middle School.

Selling your Home in Dover, DE

If you are looking to sell your Home in Dover, you will want to market your property online. Around 92% of all homes sales nowadays have an online aspect. Marketing your property on the internet will enable you to reach more potential buyers. Our team has helped several clients find the right buyer for their home. We will help you market your house online as well as use traditional marketing techniques to help reach as many interested buyers as possible. If you have any questions about the process, feel free to Contact Us today!

Featured listing of Homes for Sale in Dover, DE

There are tons of possibilities and potential on this income producing farm listing.  Est 400 ft of road frontage with three already subdivided lots! Two 1/2 acres and one  3/4 acre  with septic and electric  already in place. All of this in addition to the 13.8 acre farm -  you don't want to miss out on this! There are two ponds perfect for fishing. There are six tenants already in place for $3500 monthly in land leased rentals. There are 6 septics and 2 deep wells. This farm comes with 1.4 acre of FLOATING (BN)commercial property! (Floating means it can be zoned business anywhere on the farm). You will find a list of potential approved businesses in disclosures. Perfect horse farm with 8 stalls in a  35x50  barn and three pastures, two run in sheds and a lean to off of the barn.The back fields are used for growing/baling hay. Currently there is a 18 wheeler/dump  trucking business  with  a 35x40  work shop on the property. This work shop has 2  large doors for pulling in vehicles/dump trucks on  concrete floors and electric throughout the building.   The main dwelling is currently tenant occupied  but has  retired trailer paperwork on permanent foundation.  Come see this unique and beautiful property! Co list agent is related to seller.((Watch the Video Tour above))
84 Spotted Acres Farm Lane
Dover, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,064 SqFt
  • 13.800 Acres
Unique opportunity for a large parcel in a prime location with countless possibilities. 1164 Brenford Road is a +/- 35 acre farm with a large farmhouse, multiple outbuildings, greenhouse, both cleared and wooded areas, ponds, all in a secluded and picturesque setting. Move into the existing 3 bedroom 2 bathroom farmhouse or build your dream estate. Outbuildings include a 33'x47' 5 bay pole shed, 20x46' 3 room vintage barn with hay loft, 38'x46' pole shed extended off barn, 30'x50' concrete block building with 30'x38' slab, 12'x20' lean-to, 11'x15' covered porch/shed, 5'x6' potting shed, and a 20'x40' Green house with covered porch!  A charming vintage Windmill on the property is 40' high and turns but is not functioning.  Plenty of room for farmland, horses/livestock, hunting, fishing, ATVs, and so much more. Approximately 15 acres of the property are designated wetlands. The property is NOT in the floodplain.  Schedule a private tour to experience everything this farm has to offer.
1164 Brenford Road
Dover, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,980 SqFt
  • 35.200 Acres
EXTREMELY RARE opportunity to own one of the most panoramic and private waterfront views of Issac Branch segment of the St. Jones River, in the esteemed neighborhood of Windswept. 
This move-in-ready home offers over 3400 square feet of ideal living space. Enter the welcoming foyer and enjoy warm hardwood floors throughout both levels. The expansive renovated gourmet kitchen features an abundance of custom cabinetry, generous granite countertop space, stainless steel appliances, and an eat-in-space wrapped in windows. Bask in the serenity and tranquility created by the open floor plan, copious natural light,and recessed lighting. Other features of the main level include a formal dining room with chair rail molding detail and an office with pond views at the front of the home. The family room features a gas fireplace and a sliding door leading to the multi level deck. The upper level of the home boasts chair rail molding in the wide hall, a very spacious master suite with a sliding door leading to a private balcony to enjoy the incredible views while you sip your morning coffee. Four other generously sized bedrooms share two renovated bathrooms, including one bedroom with en suite bath. 
Tap into the potential - the full unfinished basement offers ample storage and/or the opportunity to create additional entertaining space. The basement has been fully waterproofed including installation of 2 sump pumps with backup battery, vapor barrier, and floor drainage system throughout. 
This home boasts numerous additional upgrades throughout including a gated in-ground pool with new liner and new motor, brand new roof installed in May 2021,  new bulkhead, two zone HVAC systems both recently replaced, tankless continuous hot water heater, irrigation system, aluminum and vinyl fences installed, new carpet in bedrooms upstairs, whole house paint,  incredible landscape, all situated on a generously sized lot in a highly coveted neighborhood.
Wake up to the amazing views that a waterfront property offers and immerse yourself in the beauty of eagles, great blue heron, ducks and otters right from your own backyard. Enjoy the sunset view from the gazebo or any one of the multi-level decks. Fantastic outdoor space for entertaining or simply enjoying all that natural has to offer with plenty of privacy. Schedule your tour today!
1893 Windswept Circle
Dover, Delaware
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,456 SqFt
  • 0.480 Acres
Take a step back into time with this classic 3 story Colonial in Downtown Dover.   A quick stroll to the Green and the State Capitol building.  High ceilings and large room sizes are what you'll find here, along with original hardwood flooring, large moldings and wainscoting. Check out the swinging door between the kitchen and the butler's pantry - charming features not seen in modern homes.   This stately home sits on a generous .42 acre lot and has a detached 2 car garage.   Think of the possibilities!  This classic can become a grand home once again with the right vision.
724 State Street S
Dover, Delaware
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,248 SqFt
  • 0.420 Acres
228 Candlewicke Drive
Dover, Delaware
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 4,308 SqFt
  • 2 Acres
This beautiful lakeside home is situated on Moore's Lake and in the Caesar Rodney School District.  A complete renovation has transformed the home into a true waterfront masterpiece from top to bottom.  With stunning views from every room, Brazilian cherry hardwood flooring, a gourmet kitchen featuring separate wall ovens, gas cooktop, warming drawer, and quartz countertops as well as a dumbwaiter to service the different levels with ease.  The master suite will not disappoint with radiant floor heat, fireplace, and luxury bath with walk-in shower.  At the end of the day, it may be a visit to the wine cellar or just some quiet time to relax and enjoy the peaceful serenity that only a waterfront retreat can provide.  Complete with multiple decks, a floating private dock, workshop, and storage shed, this 4 bedroom home is a must see!
71 Shore Drive S
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,500 SqFt
  • 0.320 Acres
Lovely Private Serene Waterfront property located near wonderful natural resources like Killian's Pond State Park, Bombay Hook National Wildlife Preserve, with close proximity to world class beaches and shopping in Rehoboth beach.  This Frank Lloyd Wright Design inspired Executive Home features high ceilings, crown molding, 3 sided fireplace, outdoor entertaining area, ample natural light through the many windows featuring water views in every room.  3 Full Baths, 2 zone A/C, Sauna, Sunroom, Concrete stamped patio with gazebo and propane gas firepit, large bedrooms, galley kitchen allows for water views while preparing meals and entertaining guests.  Located on the St. Jones River, enjoy fishing, boating, wildlife, outdoor entertaining, etc.  Plentiful Built-in storage options.  Come enjoy this retreat! Seller's are also including a 1 yr Home Warranty for the buyers who choose 70 Laurel Drive to be their home!
70 Laurel Drive
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,832 SqFt
  • 0.840 Acres
This Must See immaculate and well maintained 4 Bedroom 2 full and 1 half Bath home is waiting for your viewing. This home is move-in ready! Enter from the elegant and spacious front porch into the foyer featuring hardwood flooring leading to the Great Room. Don't forget to check out the chandelier and the lighted vase cutout to your right. Enter the large dining room featuring hardwood flooring and crown molding meant for healthy gatherings with good food! Speaking of food, enter into the generously spacious eat-in kitchen that boasts plenty of counter space, a large food pantry, and under stair storage closet accented by a large peninsula with an eating bar and a convenient Butler's Cabinet. The double porcelain sink, easy clean flooring, and printless stainless steel make cooking fun and cleaning a breeze. Step into the sunken Great Room that features a corner wood burning fireplace with slate and wood surround topped by a beautiful mantle piece. Also featured is the elegant atrium door that leads to the patio. Now let's step across the room into the hallway and turn right into the office/den through the 15 paned wood enclosed door. Make this room what you want as it is roomy and in a convenient part of this home. Enter through the sliding pocket door into the Main Bedroom Suite with vaulted ceiling and recessed lighting, not to mention FOUR large windows that allow natural lighting into the room. This suite has more room than you could ask for to accommodate your bedroom furniture! Also featured here is a large walk-in closet and Main Suite Bath with double sink and double vanity mirrors. Pay particular attention to the unique clawfoot soaking tub situated in a cutout meant for it atop the beautiful ceramic tile that covers the entire bath floor as well as the walls of the coveted Super Shower with glass entrance door. Upstairs features 3 large bedrooms and a full/split bathroom with access from each bedroom. The 2nd bedroom has a closet that has been converted into an office/study (you make the call). 7 ceiling fans throughout lend to efficiency of the home during cool and warm months. The 2 Rinnai Tankless Water Heaters provide on-demand hot water at any location inside this home.  This magnificent home sits on .96 acres (One of the largest lots in this community) and has a large concrete patio with a remote controlled Sunsetter Awning! A generous portion of the rear yard (about half acre) is enclosed with a 4 foot vinyl fence. The supersized driveway can accommodate 10+ cars and highlights the spacious oversized 3 car garage that has plenty of additional space for other equipment or storage.  MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO SEE THIS HOME TODAY!  Please Remove Shoes or Wear Booties Provided At Front Entrance and follow instructions at clean-safe stations throughout the home and all current COVID-19 Precautions per the Center for Disease and Control.
112 Peach Peddler Path
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,218 SqFt
  • 0.960 Acres
**Proposed Construction**Wilkinson Homes brings the beautiful Brittingham floorplan to Quails Nest.  Offering 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, Study and a 3 car garage. The Owner's Suite offers a spacious Dressing Room and Sitting Area, large walk-in closet and luxurious Owner's Bath. Each home features standard granite Kitchen countertop with under mount sink, 42" Kitchen cabinets and much more! Ask about the door to door move program if you have a house to sell. ***Price reflects the Brittingham Classic elevation and utility foundation.  ***Sample photos and artist renderings shown. ***See Sales Manager for details.
08 Quails Nest Drive
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,800 SqFt
This popular estate home features an open foyer, front and rear stairs, and a two-story family room.  the impressive kitchen incorporates a morning room full of windows and an oversized island, making it perfect for entertaining.  The massive owner's suite includes a sitting room, dressing area, dual walk-in closets, and a luxury bath with a garden tub, separate vanities, and two linen closets.  The Philadelphian also includes a 'princess suite', "Jack and Jill" bath, and a first-floor laundry room. This is a to-be-built home.
12 Hidden Brook Boulevard
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,400 SqFt
  • 0.280 Acres
Stunning as new custom built 3 bed, 2 full bath contemporary home situated on 12.4 beautifully private wooded acres. Enjoy the best of open concept living with vaulted ceilings, warm white pine interior, custom hickory cabinetry and gorgeous acacia hardwood flooring throughout. Great room features Harman pellet stove plus floor to ceiling natural stone hearth. Gourmet kitchen boasts granite countertops, built in stainless steel appliances, custom cabinetry, massive pantry plus built in desk. Oversized master bed with walk in tile shower, huge walk in closet and French door with side light offering access to rear porch and patio. Two additional bedrooms with 2nd full bath plus mudroom and laundry off kitchen along with huge bonus craft/exercise room over the garage. Screened porch and deck all with Trex decking make for easy entertaining. Hardi-plank siding, garden shed, pole shed and a pond stocked with fish plus stoned firepit area and deer feeding station complete this fabulous property. If you're looking for the perfect, maintenance free wooded retreat, this is it. Schedule your showing today and welcome home!
221 Redbud Lane
Dover, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,828 SqFt
  • 12.530 Acres
Looking for a place to put your feet up after a long day? Do you want the peacefulness of nature? Then this move in ready is for you! This 5 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home on a spacious 1 acre lot may be the one.

As you walk in the front door, you are greeted with a 2 story vaulted foyer. Hardwood floors throughout the downstairs with oak split staircase. To the left there is a dining room and to the right is a sitting room/family room. By the half bath there is a hallway closet and an additional room that could be an extra bedroom or home office. The main living room offers a lot of open space such as 20' vaulted ceilings, a gas fireplace with granite accent. The large beautiful windows offer a ton of natural light. The large wide open kitchen offers oak cabinets and corian countertops as well as built in hutch for extra storage. Off the kitchen there is the main floor laundry room with a closet and access to the 3 car garage. Upstairs there are 4 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. Attached to the large Master Bedroom is a huge bonus room full of space and potential. There is a full unfinished basement just waiting for your creative touches. So imagine sitting on the front porch after that long day and enjoying the waterfront views of a large stocked pond along with eye catching views of sunsets. Many sightings of wildlife such as bald eagles, hawks and sometimes deer have been known to come around. 
A new 150' well was installed in 2018. AC was serviced in 2019. Owners had most of the interior freshly painted . Quiet country living yet only 10 minutes from town with the great convenience of grocery stores, banks, Dentist/Doctors offices and restaurants.
72 Vulcan Lane
Dover, Delaware
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,253 SqFt
  • 1 Acres
This TBB ( To Be Built) Cambridge is a BEAUTIFUL home in the Quails Nest Development. The spacious open floor plan offers tons of natural light, an eye-catching view of the cozy sunroom located off the kitchen, a fireplace, 9' vaulted ceilings. The kitchen can be customized with granite or quartz  countertops.   There is a formal dining room, and two other rooms perfect for an office or fitness  area complete the first floor.  Two staircases guide the way to the 2nd floor where an AMAZING cat-walk overlooks the vast living space. The massive master bedroom features a large walk-in closet and bathroom with soaking tub, Jack and Jill sinks and privacy door for toilet. 3 other bedrooms and two other full baths are also located on the 2nd level. To complete this MUST HAVE home, there is a 3 car garage and a spacious unfinished basement which provides tons of additional space and storage  and much more!  Please see our standards attachment in the document section for everything that comes with this home for FREE or you can upgrade  if you choose. Close to downtown Dover, shopping and more! It is situated in Kent County allowing for low taxes.
40 Cowbird Court
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,650 SqFt
  • 0.550 Acres
The Gatsby is one of our finest floor plans.  This model includes a stunning entrance that opens to the formal living and dining rooms, a first-floor study, and a large, centrally located kitchen with an island.  The two-story family room leads to a rear staircase.  The second floor includes a guest suite with a private bath and a unique "Jack and Jill" bath.  The owner's suite features a sitting room with a dressing area, large walk-in closets, a luxury bath with a garden tub, separate vanities, and a linen closet. This is a to-be-built home.
10 Hidden Brook Boulevard
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 4,200 SqFt
  • 0.280 Acres
2 homesites available to build a quality Wilkinson Home!  **Proposed Construction**  The Bristol features 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, Study and a 2 car garage. The Owner's Suite offers a large walk-in closet and luxurious Owner's Bath. You can customize the Bristol to add an additional walk-in closet or bonus space above the garage. Each home features granite Kitchen countertop with under mount sink, 42" Kitchen cabinets, hardwood flooring in the Kitchen and Breakfast Area and much more!  Ask about the door to door move program if you have a house to sell. ***Price reflects the Bristol Country elevation.  Additional custom elevations are available. ***Sample photos and artist renderings shown.  See Sales Manager for details.
000 Fawn Haven Walk
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,800 SqFt
**Proposed Construction** The Waterford floorplan with 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, Study and a 3 car garage. The Owner's Suite offers a spacious Sitting Area, large walk-in closet and luxurious Owner's Bath. Each home features standard granite Kitchen countertop with under mount sink, 42" Kitchen cabinets and much more! Ask about the door to door move program if you have a house to sell. ***Price reflects the Classic elevation and utility foundation. ***Sample photos and artist renderings shown. ***See Sales Manager for details.
07 Quails Nest Drive
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,400 SqFt
An elegant foyer with a split staircase creates a welcoming entrance to the Century.  The expansive two-story sunken family room offers second-floor access through a split staircase centrally located to the spacious kitchen and breakfast area.  the second level highlights an impressive balcony overlooking the family room, dual bedroom closets, and ample laundry room.  The home features a private study and spectacular master bedroom suite, matching walk-in closets, and an elegant private bath. This is a to-be-built home.
11 Hidden Brook Boulevard
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 4,200 SqFt
  • 0.280 Acres
The Colorado II design offers modern open concept living combined with traditional elements. The 9' ceilings on 1st & 2nd floors lend elegance to this thoughtful design. This spectacular home has a spacious kitchen with island and features a grand 2-story family room with plenty of space for entertaining. The first floor also features a living room, formal dining room and home office/library. The option to add a first floor extra suite plus is available.  If you need even more living space the basement can be finished with an additional recreation room and full bath.  Upstairs the main bedroom includes a sitting area and spa like bath for a relaxing retreat. Another attractive feature is that this home is the option to add a shared bath between bedroom 3 and 4 as well as a full bath to bedroom 2.
#53 Fawn Haven Walk
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,547 SqFt
  • 0.500 Acres