Governors is the only Schell Brothers’ community East of Route 1 so you will never fight the summer traffic to get to the beach. It is also the closest Schell community to the ocean and downtown Lewes. Additionally, the amenities are completed and ready to enjoy immediately.
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At Governors, you really can have it all! Enjoy a quick and scenic commute to downtown Lewes on bike or by foot to explore all this charming town 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 family and neighbors at Governor's one-of-a-kind amenity!
Enjoy the outdoors with direct access to the Junction and Breakwater Trail or challenge friends to a tennis or pickleball match.
Kids can enjoy an extensive playground area and park their bikes at one of our many community bike racks.
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Governor's clubhouse features a sunken “island style” cabana bar area accessible by a bridge spanning the pool.
This truly unique amenity offers a swim-up bar, fireplace, and outdoor relaxation area. In addition, the expansive patio has private cabanas and a grilling area.
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Governors is situated on 118 acres where there will be 423 homes which include 287 single-family homes and 136 townhomes.
Single-family HOA: $200 per month, collected quarterly. Single-family HOA dues include access to the use of all community amenities. Dues also cover a professional property management company, grass cutting, edging, and blowing on each lot (excluding flower beds), irrigation, garbage/recycling, snow removal on community streets and common area maintenance.
Property taxes typically range from $2,000 to $3,000 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.