West Chester Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Pennsylvania
About West Chester, PA
The Borough of West Chester serves as the seat of Chester County, one of the fastest growing counties in Pennsylvania. Known as the "Town Across Time," West Chester is home to over 19,000 residents, West Chester University—a prestigious institution that educates 11,500 students annually—a historic railroad train, eclectic shops, sensational restaurants, an outstanding growers' market, a collection of antique and thrift shops and the county's Historical Society. (more)
West Chester is within close proximity to all the historic Brandywine Valley tourist attractions, including Brandywine Battlefield Park, Longwood Gardens, the Brandywine River Museum, the American Helicopter Museum, and the Hagley Museum. Longwood Gardens—the world's premier horticultural display garden—was created by industrialist Pierre S. du Pont and consists of 1,050 acres of gardens, woodlands, and meadows.
Located at the junction of several major highways, West Chester is easily accessible. It is a tight-knit community featuring affordable homes, good schools, a low crime rate and a good business climate that has lured a number of white-collar corporate centers.
West Chester, PA Real Estate
Future homeowners and investors looking to buy real estate in West Chester, PA will find that the community's real estate offerings include West Chester single-family homes in planned neighborhoods, rural properties and farmland, and investment properties and apartments near West Chester University. Listing prices for West Chester homes for sale can be found starting at $350,000 to upwards of $3 million. Land parcels for building and development in West Chester start at just under $1 million.
Updated On: March 3, 2015
Change and Trend of Asking Price in 19380
Sold Price History in 19380
West Chester Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of March 2nd, 2015: homes priced around $373,765 compared to $372,674 the previous week, for a slight increase of less than +1%. For Monday, March 2nd, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.92%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.00%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.23%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.06%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in West Chester PA. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in West Chester to help you find the best home!