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Delaware Waterfront Properties

There is nothing more appealing than waterfront living. In Delaware, you have your choice of living on the Atlantic Ocean, the Delaware Bay, Rehoboth Bay, Indian River Bay, the Indian River, Broadkill River and others as well as the many lakes and ponds scattered throughout Sussex County, Delaware. What is more beautiful than sunrise over the Ocean or sunset on the Bay?

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Waterfront Homes for Sale in Sussex County

Find Your Ideal View

The best part of living in Sussex County is that you have not one but many options for your waterfront home! Stunning ocean vistas, quiet rivers, rolling bay waters, even serene canals and tidal flats. So start exploring to find your ideal locale.

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Oceanfront Homes

From Lewes or Rehoboth Beach to Bethany Beach and Fenwick Island, absolutely breathtaking views await along the coastline of Delaware.

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Bayfront Homes

Experience bayfront serenity and boat access from Slaughter Beach, Prime Hook, or Broadkill to Lewes, Rehoboth, Ocean View, Dagsboro, or Selbyville.

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Riverfront Homes

Bring the kayaks and the pontoon boat; there are many riverfront living options, from the Broadkill River to the Indian River to the Nanticoke River.

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Lake & Pond Homes

From man-made ponds to large lakes, lake front properties can offer some of the most picturesque views and outstanding recreational amenities.

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Canal Front Homes

Bring your boat and make your home on a quiet canal or lagoon to enjoy a some peace, privacy, and easy access to bigger waters.

Spotlight Waterfront Communities

Don't necessarily need a home on the water but looking for a great community on the water? Check out some of our favorite active waterfront communities!

Our Favorite Waterfront Communities

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Heritage Shores

The only 55+ community with its own golf course in Delaware—but so much more, with a plethora of recreational amenities, stunning and affordable homes...

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Ocean View Beach Club

Brand-new homes, a wealth of wellness-influenced amenities and recreational facilities, and easy access to Ocean and Bay are just the beginning...



The only true gated community of Delaware, voted Delaware’s Best Resort Community, built around a Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, home to endless amenities...

Find Home in Delaware

Ready to find your waterfront home or community in Sussex County, Delaware? Then it's time to contact Active Adults Realty to get started exploring the area, searching homes for sale, and finding the perfect spot to retire to the coast!