Active Adult Communities

Independence, Delaware – The Best Place to Retire

March 19, 2013 • Fenny Peiffer


Independence is an age-restricted, active adult community situated in Millsboro, Delaware. This community is one of Delaware’s premier 55+ communities. If you are looking for the best community to retire to, then you should definitely consider retiring to Independence. This is a community where everything you hoped for in retirement living comes true.

About Independence

Independence is in the Long Neck area of Coastal Delaware, minutes away from the ocean beaches and resort attractions. This is a fairly new community, built in 2007, by the premier builder of Delaware homes, Schell Brothers. There are approximately 400 single-family detached homes ranging in price from $274,000 to $400,000. Independence has 9 floor plans to choose from, and the square foot area of these homes range from 1,573 to 3,082. Most homes consist of 2 – 3 bedrooms although some consist of 4 – 6 bedrooms. Each home is extremely well-appointed with necessary amenities and facilities that make life a pleasure. If you are ever in Millsboro, Delaware, you should take the time to drop in to see these homes for yourself. Who knows, you may be tempted to own it once you see it.

Amenities at Independence

The most outstanding feature of the community is the 24,000 sqft clubhouse, Independence Hall. This is the clubhouse that has won the Regal Award for Best Clubhouse in Delaware. Independence Hall is where you and your neighbors can gather to play a round of tennis, work on your golf swing on the 18-hole golf course designed by Greg Norman, or ride your bike or walk along the walking trails in the neighborhood. There is also the facility of swimming in the heated pool or working out at the top-notch fitness center. You can also relax and unwind after a hard day at the bar or take in a yoga class in the yoga studio. If you are thinking of having a party or entertaining, Independence Hall has a ballroom that can accommodate all your family and friends with room to spare. There is never a dull moment when you live at Independence. There are always various clubs and gatherings that you can take part in. For example, there is the card club, garden club or book club to enjoy. Then, there is movie night, singles night, Poker night, Game night and Happy Hour and much more.

About Schell Brothers

Schell Brothers is a leading building company in Delaware. These builders offer home owners a variety of architectural styles in home designs. Their commitment to customer care and satisfaction ensures that your home is exactly what you want. With Schell Brothers, home owners do not have to worry about inferior products and materials. This company is always striving to ensure that they provide Delaware home buyers better materials and higher construction quality and value for money. With Schell Brothers as your builder, and as Independence is a Schell Brothers community, you are ensured of high quality homes specially built with you in mind.

If you have dreams of retiring at the beach, and where you can be sure of getting a perfect, high-quality home where every day is filled with fun and excitement, you should consider retiring to Independence. You will not regret it.

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