Downsizing Trend Taking Root as Home Prices Rise

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Home buyers are purchasing smaller homes to cut costs. In March, the typical home under contract was 1,720 square feet, down 1.8% from a year ago.

Source: Downsizing Trend Taking Root as Home Prices Rise

If you’re thinking of Buying or Selling a home in Westchester NY contact Real Estate Expert for more information.
ANTOINETTE DEROSE Real Estate Salesperson
Chappaqua Brokerage (914) 263-8971


Ragamuffin Parade & Carnival Sunday, October 19th

ragamuffinThe Camp Connection Ragamuffin Parade & Carnival will take place on Sunday, October 19th (rain date: Sunday, Oct. 26th) at the Chappaqua Train Station. The carnival will open at 12:30pm and the parade will begin at 3:30pm. This year will again feature fun carnival rides and attractions, DJ, live music, marching bands, spooky activities and more!  Town of New Castle web site

New Castle Community Day – September 20th, 2014

Chappaqua 2014 Community DayThe Chappaqua Rotary Club’s New Castle Community Day takes place this year on Saturday, September 20 from 11am to 4pm at the Chappaqua Train Station. There will be rides for the kids, games and entertainment, free books from the library and information about the many organizations and services available to the community.

For further information, please contact Ann Herrero at 914-238-3137 or email:

Summer Concert Series


Summer Concert Series
The annual Summer Concert Series returns with a great line-up of bands with a little something for everyone!  This year’s series sponsor is Breezemont Day Camp.  See below for the 2014 schedule.
  • Wednesday, July 9th – CHAPPAQUA’S GOT TALENT! Featuring: Natterjack Toad, Music in Chappaqua, The Lagond Honors Band, The Velcrows
  • Wednesday, July 16th – THE CHAPPAQUA ORCHESTRA: Summer Classics and Solo Clarinetist Eric Drucker
  • Wednesday, July, 23rd – DON DUPONT BIG BAND: Remembering the Big Band Era
  • Wednesday, July 30th – TRAMPS LIKE US: Bruce Springsteen Tribute Band

All concerts are scheduled to begin at 7:00 pm and take place at Recreation Field adjacent to New Castle Town Hall.  In the event of inclement weather, please call the Recreation & Parks Department hotline at 238-2540 or visit for event updates. Please note, no dogs are allowed on Recreation Field.