The Bay Forest Neighborhood
Whether it’s a weekend retreat or a home at the beach, Bay Forest offers woods and water in a masterfully planned community with first-class amenities just 3 miles to the beach. A growing community of single family homes and villas spread over 400 acres of forested woodlands and open meadows. Located at the mouth of the Collins Creek Tributary, along the southern edge of the picturesque Indian River Bay, you’ll be greeted by a shimmering lake and graceful causeway.
Developed by award winning Natelli Communities, Bay Forest offers luxurious resort homes set in a series of wooded neighborhoods, linked by extensive nature trails and walking paths. The neighborhood features low maintenance living at its finest, including complete lawn maintenance all within a close proximity to shopping, dining, entertainment and everyday conveniences. Update: The Community will have 920 homes split between the Single Family Homes and Villas and, at this time, is 50% sold.
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Enjoy Bay Forest’s Amenities
You can arrive at your destination via Bay Forest’s beach shuttle, or never leave the community and take pleasure in the 2 pools, fitness center, tennis courts, small marina for kayaking and canoeing, and $8 million-12,000 square foot clubhouse! One of the Delaware Beach's Best New Home Communities!
- 3 Miles to the Beach
- World-Class Clubhouse with Fitness Center and Grille
- Tennis Center with Four Lit Hard Courts
- Swimming Pools
- Beautiful Nature and Walking Trails
- Private Marina for Canoeing and Kayaking in Summer 2014
- Community Recreation Area with Playgrounds
- Open Space
- Shuttle to the Beach
- In The Future: Junior Clubhouse with Marina
About the Town of Ocean View
Only minutes from the beach, the town of Ocean View is located one mile west from Bethany Beach at the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian River Bay. Part of a 500-acre tract of land known as “Middlesex,” Ocean View was granted to Matthew Scarborough by Lord Baltimore and originally known as Hall’s Store. While farming was the norm through the 1960s, it gave way to a retirement community development. According to the Bethany-Fenwick Chamber’s website, “Ocean View is best described as a friendly community comprised primarily of retirees and “A Place to Come Home to…” Read more about Ocean View.
View Bay Forest's Site Plan
Follow the Link to view the Site Plan where homes are now being built. Below you can see the Model Homes that are only available in this community and they can be customized to suit your individual taste. When you look at pricing, especially on the "to be built" homes, remember that new construction is always listed at the BASE MODEL PRICE.
New Home Floor Plans by NV Homes
Browse the floor plans to see which model best suits you:
Seaport - 3+ bedrooms, 3+ baths from 1853 sq. ft.
Armistead - 2+ bedrooms, 2+ baths from 2068 sq. ft.
Seabrook - 3+ bedrooms, 2+ baths from 2016 sq. ft.
Ocean Breeze - 3+ bedrooms, 2+ baths from 2193 sq. ft.
Bornquist - 2+ bedrooms, 2+ baths from 2223 sq. ft.
Greystone - 4+ bedrooms, 3+ baths from 3211 sq. ft.
While we strive to do our best to have the most current information available on our website, please note that availability of models, their prices, and square footage are subject to change without notice by the Builder. For the most current info on models available, pricing, and square footage, feel free to contact us. Call 302-424-1890 or email Kathy@activeadultsrealty.com for Sussex County communities or Bill@activeadultsrealty.com for communities in Kent and New Castle Counties.
You may want to read this article on Understanding Base Model Pricing.