West Chester Parks & Recreation Schedule
For fun summer activities, check out the West Chester Parks and Recreation Summer Activities schedule:
Today’s buyers can expect to pay about 17 percent of their gross monthly income on their mortgage, down from the 35-year average of 25 percent. This is due to relatively low housing prices and low mortgage rates. Read more
Malvern Blooms Family Festival
Sunday, May 1, 2011, 10am – 4pm: Enjoy the afternoon at the Malvern Blooms Family Festival. Activities include artists and craftspeople, farmer’s market, children’s activities, lots of food, and live music.
PIFA 2011 Philadelphia Int’l Festival of Arts
Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts runs from April 7th through May 1st. Don’t miss the last weekend as the Kilmmel Center is transformed into the Eiffel Tower during 2 nightly light shows at 7 and 10 pm. Watch as 81-foot light-bulb-filled Eiffel Tower reaches for the sky and trains and planes zoom overhead.
Buy Versus Rent ?
Now is the time for renters to consider buying a house since home prices have dropped, interest rates remain low, and the cost of rental properties is rising.
Shredding & Recycling Event.
Saturday, April 30th from 9 a.m. to 12 noon in the parking lot of the Penn State Great Valley.
Here’s your opportunity to recycle: Paper, Cell Phones & Chargers, Computers & Accessories, Prescription drugs (expired or unused), Small electronics (home or office), Faded or worn flags.
Items NOT accepted are: Televisions, Furniture, Electronics in wooden cases, Major appliances and items with refrigerants.
Housing starts rose 7.2% in March.
Builders are beginning to re-stock their inventories of new homes in anticipation of improvement in consumer demand for new housing.