Kent County

1st Time Home Buyer Exemptions

        Exemptions  Transfer Tax 1.5/1.5 %*
Municipality  Buyer  Seller    City/Town        State
Kent County Yes Yes
Bowers **      
Camden **
Cheswold **      
Clayton **
Dover Yes No    
Farmington **
1
2
Felton Yes No    
Frederica **
Harrington **      
Hartly **
1
2
Houston **      
Kenton        **
1
2
Leipsic **      
Little Creek **
Magnolia Yes No    
Milford Yes No
Smyrna **      
Viola **
Woodside **  
0
2
Wyoming **

*  - The 3% transfer tax is usually split 1.5% to the county/municipality and 1.5% to the State unless otherwise stated above.

** - No exemptions are allowed for these municipalities

 

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