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
Rich in tradition! This solid brick, Georgian-style home sits on 3.5 acres and boasts a stellar view of Silver Lake in Olde Dover.  The house was built in 1936 for Harry A. Richardson by Rupert Construction Co., one of the premier custom home builders in America at the time.  

Inside, the house is filled with intricate details and custom finishes. The first floor features 10-foot ceilings, oak flooring, and an impressive center hall stairway leading to the upper levels. The grand foyer showcases the stately staircase and Americana-themed, Zubar hand-painted French wallpaper. The foyer leads to a large living room, a formal dining room, and a den that all include large windows, crown molding, and fireplaces. The fireplaces are all ornate, and the paneling throughout the house is extensive. The eat-in kitchen includes a pantry and a back porch that doubles as a breakfast area. 

The main bedroom has a fireplace and full bath, and there are three more bedrooms and two full baths on the second floor; the third floor has two more bedrooms and a full bath as well as a large cedar closet with storage. The rooms over the attached three-bay garage are currently used for storage. All the bedrooms are spacious with large windows.

The full basement has a paneled entertainment room with a fireplace and a wet bar. It includes a storage room with substantial shelving, mechanical systems, and two other rooms. One can access the basement from the inside stairs or outside stairs.

The all brick patio outside is accommodating and offers impressive and unique views. The large lot features well-established trees that offer shade and privacy.  The landscaping adds to the beautiful setting. The house is accessed by a tree-lined driveway.  And all of this sits in privacy on 3.5 acres with beautiful views of Silver Lake. See for yourself the beauty this home offers. Call now.
233 Walker Road
Dover, Delaware
  • 6 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 3,622 SqFt
  • 3.500 Acres
Incredible opportunity to own an immaculately maintained and picturesque farm property. A large custom home set among a lush equestrian paradise - you will not find a nicer setting or property with so many features in the area. Pull down the tree lined drive to find a beautiful 3100 SF farm-style home with 3 car attached garage. The interior has been stylishly renovated. The first floor includes a gourmet country kitchen, formal dining room, cozy family room with gas fireplace,  and first floor bedroom/office and full bath. Upstairs includes three bedrooms plus two gorgeous living spaces including a massive family/rec room with bar and billiards set (included), wood paneled den with built-ins, plus three bedrooms (including master suite). The rec room also has a large 20x10 upper deck with stairs down to the pool. The back of the home is a true oasis: a 520 SF screened porch with brand new all weather waterproof Shaw flooring opens to the gorgeous pool with replaced liner and new Looploc cover. The pool area also features a tiki bar and outdoor kitchen area with fridge included.  The features continue on the rest of the property- your equine family members will live just as nice in the beautiful 5 stall barn which includes two extra garage bays (from the original barn on the property) and covered tractor area. There are 4 fenced pastures ALL of which have run in sheds, one of the run-ins has two closing stalls as well. Additional features include, TONS of both paved and gravel parking, additional storage spaces: one shed off the house and another shed with loft overlooking the entire property. The septic has been recently pumped and certified. There is also a large wooded area along the back of the property which provides excellent hunting opportunities. For the horse or nature lover, this property is truly paradise. There are far too many amenities to list and the property must be toured to  appreciate its beauty, quality, and setting.
1163 Denneys Road E
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,136 SqFt
  • 8.140 Acres
The Delaware II Model Home is available to purchase with a model home leaseback. The stunning modern open concept living combined with traditional elements. The 9' ceilings on 1st & 2nd floors lend elegance to this thoughtful design. This popular home has a spacious kitchen with island and features a grand 2-story family room with plenty of space for entertaining. Finished lower level rec. room, with bar and full bathroom.
35 Peach Peddler Path
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 4,003 SqFt
  • 0.500 Acres
Beautiful finishes and natural details blend seamlessly in this three bedroom, two bathroom custom home nestled on a quiet lot overlooking a pond.  The front yard leaves a lasting first impression with colorful landscaping,  blue limestone exterior, mature trees and a grand stone staircase leading to the unique custom glass front door that is literally a work of art!  Step inside  and take in the custom millwork, hardwood flooring and stone accents that continue throughout the home.  A spacious living room and formal dining room make entertaining easy!  Sun-filled picture windows fill each room with natural light and bring in the gorgeous garden views.  The great room is unmatched in comfort and style and features a soaring ceiling with skylights and a stately stone fireplace surrounded by a wall of sliding glass doors that lead to the patio.  Create a reading nook or home office around the built-in shelving and cabinetry.  Continue into the open concept kitchen complete with rows of wood cabinetry and a huge center island perfect for additional serving and prep space.  Enjoy casual meals at the breakfast bar or in the breakfast nook surrounded by backyard views. 

The primary suite is a luxurious space complete with a large closet and private access to the patio while the adjacent bathroom offers a soaking tub, dual vanities a separate shower.  Two comfortable bedrooms with large windows are perfect for guests.  Step outside onto the patio and take in the view of your own private oasis. A stone patio is ready for any occasion and overlooks established garden beds and mature trees for added shade and privacy.  A peaceful pond is just steps away and backs up to a large grassy area.  A separate building modeled after the main house is perfect for hobbyists and can easily be a workshop or garden shed.  Enjoy everything this area has to offer from this exceptional home! 

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15 Baltray Road
Dover, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,843 SqFt
  • 1.060 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
Step back in time with this glorious colonial home known as The Thomas Stevenson House.   The brick home was built in 1846 and was joined with the other structures to the rear of the property that included a summer kitchen and a 2 room schoolhouse.    Located just off of The Green in downtown Dover,  an area that celebrates the history of the state of Delaware.  The home sits on a large property which has a huge park like setting in the fenced backyard.  It can be accessed from S State Street or a private driveway off of W Water Street.   Upon entering the front door the first floor includes a sitting room with a fireplace surrounded by Delft tiles and built in shelves.  There is a butlers pantry directly off of the sitting room.  Down the hall you will find the dining room with another fireplace and a back stairway to access one of the upstairs bedrooms and sitting room.  The cozy kitchen is in the room next to the dining room with another fireplace.  To the rear of the kitchen is a laundry room with half bath.  Directly off of the laundry room is the former summer kitchen and the original 2 room schoolhouse with side door entry and stairs to one room of the schoolhouse.  The entry level of this area could easily be converted to another living area or a first floor bedroom and full bath.   Upstairs there are 2 bedrooms in the hall that share a full bath.  There is also an inlaw suite complete with full bath and sitting area.  Sitting area could be another bedroom.  The sitting area and the bedroom both access the stairwell to the dining room.    There is also an attic space, perfect for storage.   Really unique home that was previously owned by a local historian who lovingly restored it to its original state.
420 State Street S
Dover, Delaware
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,591 SqFt
  • 0.570 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
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, 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. Photos are of a similar home. Photos are for marketing purposes only and not of the actual house. County, city, school taxes, assessment value, and square footage are approximate.
12 Hidden Brook Boulevard
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,400 SqFt
  • 0.280 Acres
The architectural details are simply stunning in this five-bedroom, four-bath home. Outside, you can walk up the front steps and step into the grand foyer. The foyer features beautiful brick walls, tile flooring, and a grand staircase. The level also includes the family room which is 32 ft in length with a gorgeous all brick, woodburning fireplace. There are also stately wood beams that run along the ceiling and beautiful hardwood floors throughout. In the family room, there is an indoor garden area. Right off the family room is the two-tiered deck and hot tub. This deck is truly an oasis. Back inside, you will find a large office that could easily be a bedroom, as well as a huge laundry room and a full bath on the same level.

Up a few steps, you’ll find the spacious kitchen that offers flexibility for everyone. The kitchen also features a breakfast area and access to the deck. Adjacent to the kitchen is the dining room and living room. These two areas showcase a panoramic view of the yard and a vaulted ceiling.  The large glass windows bring the outside in and enhance the natural beautify of the paneled wood ceiling and hardwood flooring. Around the corner in the living room is another amazing brick, wood-burning fireplace. Up one more level is the open loft area that makes a perfect hideaway.

The bedroom level includes four nicely sized bedrooms and two full baths. All the bedrooms are spacious in size and have hardwood floors. They are also filled with natural light from the large windows. A few of the bedrooms even feature small walk-out decks.

Downstairs, the lower level has an oversized garage with a workshop component and a finished basement with enough room for a pool table and other fun spaces. A full bath completes this level. The entire home features a central vacuum system. 

The nicely-sized lot is wooded and offers shade and privacy. And if this is not enough.....the property also includes a separate lot that is 100 x 175.  You must tour this home to see all that it has to offer!
6 Winged Foot Road
Dover, Delaware
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,211 SqFt
  • 0.480 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
**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
  • 4,600 SqFt
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. Photos are of a similar home. Photos are for marketing purposes only and are not of the actual house. County, city, school taxes, assessment value, and square footage are approximate.
10 Hidden Brook Boulevard
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,200 SqFt
  • 0.200 Acres
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
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,400 SqFt
  • 0.200 Acres
Welcome to the beautiful community of Quails Nest in Dover!  Enjoy the beautifully landscaped yards from the privacy of your back deck AND brick patio while gazing out into the community common space. A former model home with all the  finishes and features you would expect. High ceilings, crown molding and premium trim set the tone for this impeccably maintained home. A  fibre free first floor with dedicated office/library perfect for the work from home lifestyle and a  sunroom adjacent to the kitchen to allow plentiful sunshine. A  dining nook for casual eating and a dedicated dining room to host more intimate gatherings. Downstairs you will find a fully finished basement with plenty of space to do with as you please. A theater room is ready for your family and guests to enjoy the latest blockbuster! All bedrooms are located on the second floor with the primary suite being split from the remaining rooms to offer additional privacy.  So much home on offer, take a tour to see for yourself.
149 Quails Nest Drive
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 5,000 SqFt
  • 0.510 Acres
The Delaware 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 popular home has a spacious gourmet kitchen with island and features a grand 2-story family room with cozy fireplace with plenty of space for entertaining. For extra living space you can opt to finish the lower level rec. room and bathroom. The front porch welcomes you home with stone detail, luxurious LVP flooring throughout first floor, and spacious 2 car side entry garage.
#34 Fawn Haven Walk
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,687 SqFt
  • 0.500 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
This stunning luxury home brings flexibility and grandeur to family living. Featuring a two-story foyer and family room, the Brandywine offers a spacious kitchen and breakfast area, formal living and dining rooms, and a first-floor study. A rear staircase leads to the dramatic owner's suite with dual walk-in closets, a spacious sitting room, and a luxury bath with a corner soaking tub and separate linen and water closets.
Photos are of a similar home. Photos are for marketing purposes only and are not of the actual house. County, city, school taxes, assessment value, and square footage are approximate. This is a to be built home. The price shown is for the base price before adding additional options.
09 Hidden Brook Boulevard
Dover, Delaware
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,700 SqFt
  • 0.200 Acres