Model Grand Opening!
Celebrate our Model Grand Opening at Governors, Saturday, November 23 from 11am-3pm.
Tour Governors’ newest single-family model, The Jasmine. Explore our newly released homesites, and discover why Governors is the fastest selling community at the beach.
Saturday, November 23 from 11am - 3pm
Please join us as we celebrate the exciting groundbreaking of your community amenities! Come and enjoy breakfast and hang out with your neighbors and friends.
Friday, November 1 from 9am
Why you’ll love Governors.
Located in the heart of charming coastal Lewes, DE, Governors offers the best of both worlds-an incredible location paired with unmatched amenities. This community offers something for everyone in a location that truly cannot be beat.
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Governors is situated on 118 acres where there will be 423 homes which includes 287 single-family homes and 136 townhomes.
Single Family HOA: $195/month – collected quarterly Single Family HOA dues include all community amenities. Professional property management company grass cutting, edging, seasonal clean-up, mulching, fertilization, weeding, tree pruning, leaf removal, and blowing on each lot (excludes flower beds), irrigation, garbage/recycling removal for residences, snow removal on community streets, and common area maintenance. Townhome HOA: $295/month – collected quarterly Townhome HOA dues include same details as Single Family described above PLUS: Insurance on the exterior of townhome dwelling, roof repair & maintenance, gutter cleaning & maintenance, exterior power washing & exterior painting.
Property taxes typically range from $1,000 to $2,000 per year (yes, per year, not per month). We know that seems too low to be true ;). Delaware also has no sales tax and consistently ranks in the top 5 for the most tax-friendly states.
Governors is located in the Cape Henlopen School District, which includes Shields Elementary, Beacon Middle School, and Cape Henlopen High School.
Electric: Delaware Electric Cooperative
Water: Tidewater Utilities
Sewer: Sussex County
Natural Gas: Chesapeake Utilities
There’s always something to do at Governors!
At Governors, you really can have it all! You can peddle or stroll the Junction & Breakwater Trail for a quick and scenic commute to downtown Lewes. Or explore all that downtown has to offer, from award-winning, locally-owned eateries to quaint shops and antique stores. Don’t feel like going out? Stay close to home and enjoy drinks with your neighbors at the 5 O’clock Island Bar community amenity!
Enjoy the outdoors with direct access to the Junction and Breakwater Trail or challenge friends to a tennis or pickle ball match on one of our many courts. Kids can enjoy an extensive playground area and park their bikes at one of our many community bike racks. View Trail Map
Governors will feature a sunken “island style” cabana bar area accessible by a bridge spanning the pool. This truly unique amenity will offer a swim-up bar, fireplace, and outdoor relaxation area. In addition, the expansive patio will have private cabanas and a grilling area.
Delaware is truly a small wonder and I am certainly glad my family and I live here to experience it.
Homes & Pricing
$30K off single-family homes and $30K off town homes. We also pay 1/2 of your transfer tax. Pricing for current phase only and is subject to change.
Town Home Floor Plans
Single Family Floor Plans
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The JasmineCoastal Series Single-Family Base price $554,900 - $30,000 incentive = $524,900* Governors Active
3 - 6 Bedrooms
2.5 - 5.5 Bathrooms
2,299 - 4,729 Heated Sqft (3,205 - 5,995 Total Sqft)
* Some restrictions apply. Subject to change without notice.
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