157 Portside Court, Bear, DE 19701-2287 $419,000

Beds/Baths: 4/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,300
Acreage: 0.35
Age:18 years
MLS#: DENC481498
Subdivision: Mariners Watch


Here is what you been waiting for! Get the most bang for your hard earned buck! Come BUY this elite property 4 bedrms, 2 1/2 bathrms, 3300 sq ft, nicely remodelled kitchen w/ white 42" cabinets -soft close drawers & cabinets, quartz countertops, gas cooktop, above stove pan rack w/ lights, newer stainless steel appliances, upgraded hardwood floors, chair rail & crown molding, central vacuum system throughout the entire house, 2nd flr laundry rm, spacious master bedrm w/ sitting rm / office, dual closets, 5 piece master bathrm w/ Jacuzzi garden tub, dual sinks, standup shower, freshly painted, carpet upstairs,newer HVAC system, and green energy solar panels to complete this OUTSTANDING listing ! Listed in beautiful Mariners Watch Development close to Rte 1 & C/D Canal. See Power Guide Link for Solar Panel Info at https://mysolarcity.com/Share/7039AFC8-DD45-462D93D5-0F638498AB45
Solar panels will reduce your carbon foot print 20 yr lease will save you thousands of dollars in the long run! 16 yrs remains on the lease

Taxes: $3,141
Home Assoc: $150/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Colonial
Mid. School: Gunning Bedford High School: William Penn


HOA: Yes;

Energy Star Heating System, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Natural Gas, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, 200+ Amp Service, Upper Floor Laundry

Attached Garage, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Front Entry, Asphalt Driveway, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Carpet, Combination Dining/Living, Floor Plan - Open, Sprinkler System, Unfinished Basement, Ceramic Tile Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Energy Efficient Windows, Double Hung Windows, ENERGY STAR Qualified Door(s), Insulated Doors, Storm Doors, Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Fire Detection System, Security System, Smoke Detector

Shingle Roof, Aluminum Siding, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Exterior Lighting, Lawn Sprinkler, Sidewalks, Stone Retaining Walls, Underground Lawn Sprinkler

Backs to Trees, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Wood Fence, Clay Soil, Paved Road

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Public Elementary (8 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K-5 Bear 2.11 mi
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Bear 2.41 mi
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 3.37 mi
Southern Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 3.68 mi
William Oberle Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Bear 3.77 mi
Cedar Lane Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K-K Middletown 3.98 mi
Cedar Lane Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Middletown 4.14 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 4.28 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Bedford (Gunning) Middle School Colonial School District 6-8 New Castle 3.54 mi
Waters (Alfred G.) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6-8 Middletown 4.23 mi

Public High (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St. Georges Technical High School New Castle County Votech School District 9-12 Middletown 2.92 mi
Hodgson (Paul M.) Vocational Technical High School New Castle County Votech School District 9-12 Newark 3.67 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9-12 Newark 5 mi

Private (7 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Cornerstone Early Education And Youth Center, Inc. Preschool-Preschool Bear 2.39 mi
Caravel Academy Preschool-12 Bear 2.85 mi
Glasgow Chrisian Academy Preschool-8 Bear 2.86 mi
Tall Oaks Classical School K-12 Bear 2.94 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Preschool-12 Bear 2.94 mi
Lela Day School Preschool-Preschool Bear 3.27 mi
Tender Loving Kare Academy Preschool-2 Newark 3.93 mi

Catholic (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Aquinas Academy Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-12 Bear 0.84 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Bear(19701), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 28,077
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 27
  • Average salary of people in this community: $49,259
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 1.06%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,489
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.76
  • Households w/ Children: 33%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 11,253 (74.8%)
  • Rented: 3,086 (20.5%)
  • Vacant: 715 (4.7%)
  • Total: 15,054

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 39,611
Households: 14,339
Median Age: 39.21

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.


Weather Risk


The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index: 4 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 2.1%
  • Some High School: 3.9%
  • High School Graduate: 27.9%
  • Some College: 21.5%
  • Associate Degree: 8.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22.0%
  • Graduate Degree: 14.1%


  • White Collar: 60%
  • Blue Collar: 40%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $81,861

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • Studio: $845
  • One Bedroom: $1,003
  • Two Bedroom: $1,211
  • Three Bedroom: $1,515
  • Four Bedroom: $1,686


The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

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