Archive for April, 2011

Mortgage Rate head down as we go into May

Friday, April 29th, 2011

Average Mortgage Rates TODAY YESTERDAY CHANGE 30 Yr FRM 4.76 4.79 -0.03% 15 Yr FRM 4.09 4.09 0.00% FHA 30 Year 4.58 4.59 -0.01% Jumbo 30 Year 5.33 5.35 -0.02% 5/1 Yr ARM 3.43 3.44 -0.01% » View Current Mortgage Rates» Compare Mortgage Rates Updated: 4/29/11 3:18 PM

MayFest Sunday 5/15

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

Springfield Avenue PartnershipMaplewood Chamber of Commerce Come see Wildlife (original rock) perform at Maplewood’s MayFest on Sunday, May 15. For more information visit

One SIte Give Insight to States Property Taxes,

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

Christie Launches Website Detailing Property Tax Records and Other Vital Public Information In an effort to increase government transparency, Governor Chris Christie recently launched a website that provides the public with data that makes it easier to understand New Jersey’s public finances. Included on this website, www.YourMoney.NJ.Gov, is an interactive map that displays the Garden […]

Norman Mailer’s Nautical-Themed Home in Brooklyn Heights Is Up for Sale

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

Norman Mailer’s Nautical-Themed Home in Brooklyn Heights Is Up for Sale 4/26/11 at 2:15 PM 12Comments Photo: Corcoran Just ten days after it went on the market, Norman Mailer’s $2.5 million home on Columbia Heights near Pineapple Street is already getting offers. Mailer completed his Pulitzer Prize–winning novel Executioner’s Song there in 1979. The space’s multilevel […]

The Federal Reserve’s Role In Mortgage Rates

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

The Federal Reserve’s Role In Mortgage Rates (And How To Beat The News Cycle) Mortgage rates and markets change constantly. Stay 100% current by taking The Mortgage Reports by email each day. Click here to get free email alerts, or subscribe to the RSS feed in your browser. The Federal Open Market Committee starts a […]


Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

GO WITHIN AND FIND YOUR ZENA YOGA/ LIFE COACH WORKSHOPRestorative yoga with deep relaxation andmeditation, visualization and life coachingto open participant’s minds & bodies tounlimited possibilitiesA guided journey to melt away stress and accessyour zen withinParticipants can expect:* a personal, unique experience in a supportive groupenvironment* gentle yoga specifically designed to relax the body andexpand […]

Spring Into Maplewood Village This Saturday, April 30th

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

<!–[if !mso]> st1:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } <![endif]–> Spring Into Maplewood Village This Saturday, April 30th 1 to 5 PM  Join us for an afternoon of spring shopping and dining in Maplewood Village and earn chances to win a valuable Spring Gift Card Giveaway worth over $600! Start your afternoon with a Fashion Show at   1 PM […]

Veggie Tales at South Mountain YMCA April 30th

Monday, April 25th, 2011

Veggiecation — Take a Break from Junk South Mountain Y’s Health Kids Day introduces a new FREE event that makes eating veggies FUN — really!! 5:00am 1 Comment ‹ Back to Article View full size   new   Embed | Share Credit Veggiecation Photos (2) Photos Credit Veggiecation Credit Veggiecation Add your photos & videos […]

Events to Celebrate Autism Awareness Week at WORDS in Maplewood

Sunday, April 24th, 2011

 APRIL // 2011   Dear Friends, We are pleased that many of you have attended one or more of our Autism Awareness Month Events at our bookstore this April.  We end our series this week with three exciting events, including a parent reception Thursday evening.      Tuesday  //  April 26  //  7:30 pm    We […]

Mid-Town Direct Train Towns/Bedroom Communities of NYC Housing Statistics

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

Area Housing Stats:                    Mlbn/Sht  Mplwd   S Org    Liv   W Org   Spfd   SumActive TY          124         171       151    131   377      99      110   # of homesActive LY          117         149       119    132    374      84      125  # of homes Sold YTD           77           91        45      85     142     54        71    # of homesSold LYTD         76           93        68      88     139     47        88   # […]