Coldwell Banker Resort Realty welcomes Debra Waters and Ruth Sivils!

January 15, 2014

Coldwell Banker Resort Realty is pleased to announce the recent addition of Debra Waters and Ruth Sivils to the firm’s Lewes Branch.

Debra Waters is a native Delawarean and has been connected to this area since childhood. She decided to become a Real Estate professional upon selling her “Tan Delights” Tanning, Nail and Hair Salon business after 25 years. Selling has always been a passion of Debra’s and the family business as well. Her mother Mary was a Realtor for 40 years. Following in her mother’s footsteps and continuing the legacy was a natural step for Debra. Licensed since 2005, Debra has been active as a Realtor and a member of the Women’s Council of Realtors Sussex County Chapter. She is dedicated to bringing buyers and sellers together and has been very successful doing so. In her free time, she enjoys horseback riding, swimming, biking and skiing. She enjoys spending time with her husband, her family and her Golden Retriever on the beautiful beaches Sussex County has to offer.

“I am excited to join the Coldwell Banker brand. I look forward to implementing the numerous tools and technology that Coldwell Banker offers to promote my client’s interests,” says Waters.

Ruth Sivils is a Pennsylvania native. She relocated to Delaware in 2003 after living in Tombstone, Arizona; Las Vegas, NV and Tucson, AZ. She has been a licensed Realtor for ten years and furthered her education and training earning her Associate Broker designation in 2010. She has been recognized for her volunteer efforts by receiving both the Sussex County Association of Realtors and Delaware Association of Realtors Good Neighbor Awards. She is a volunteer for Habitat for Humanity, having volunteered on three builds and is now serving as Crew Leader for their newest project. Ruth has been active with the Women’s Council of Realtors Sussex County Chapter since its inception in 2008. She is a past President of that Chapter. Ruth also served on the Board of Directors for the Sussex County Association of Realtors. When not working, Ruth enjoys playing softball and fishing on the ocean. Ruth has been married for 25 years and has 2 dogs and 5 grandchildren.

“I look forward to working with Dolores Desmond and the entire Coldwell Banker team. Dolores has been a mentor and friend for many years,” said Sivils.

“I am very pleased that Debra and Ruth made the choice to join Coldwell Banker Resort Realty and our team of highly trained professionals. I know their real estate background and management experience will provide the groundwork for the dedication and commitment required to continue as top producing agents,” said Dolores Desmond, Vice President and Broker of Record of the Lewes Branch.

Waters and Sivils are members of the National Association of Realtors, the Delaware Association of Realtors, the Sussex County Association of Realtors and the Women’s Council of Realtors Sussex County Chapter.

Debra and Ruth may be reached by calling 645-2881, in person at Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, 800 Kings Highway, Lewes, De 19958 or via email at or