Totally different cities. In Rehoboth there is a lot of buzz, 100,000 visitors on summer weekends, boardwalk, restaurants where as Lewes maintains it's small town charm. As for property values a lot depends on where you purchase, homes on the bay in Lewes are over $2,000,000 and homes in Rehoboth beach block $1,000,000 and up. It all depends on what is right for you.
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