Chester County – Easttown Township
General Information

Type of Government:
2nd Class Township
Hours of Operation:
8am to 5pm M-Th; Closed Friday beginning 4/2009

Contact Information
Gene R. Williams
566 Beaumont Road
P.O. Box 79
Devon, Pa 19323
610-687-3000
610-687-9666
easttown@easttown.org
Municipal Website – http://www.easttown.org
L Jean West
Tax Collector
610-687-3000
Residential Resale Inspection Information

Inspection Fee:
$
Reinspection Fee:
$

Exterior
Interior
Other
Required Certifications
Building Codes and Sign Ordinances
Building Code Requirements

* IBC – 2003
* PA UCC
* IRC

Open House Directionals

* Not permitted

For Sale/Sold Signs

* One sign per street frontage as long as it is no larger than 2’x3′. If larger then need to fill out application for further review.

Rental Property Inspection Information

Inspection Fee:
$
Reinspection Fee:
$
Rental Property Registration/License Required:
Cost of Registration/Licensure:
Registration Valid For:
Other Rental Property Inspection Required:

Exterior
Interior
Other
Required Certifications
Elected Officials

Find your elected state and federal legislators.
Tax Information
Millage Rate
Millage Rate (County): 3.965
Real Estate Mills Municipal: 3.949
Real Estate Mills School District: 18.6474
Total Millage Rate: 26.5614
Realty Transfer Percent
PA State Transfer Percent: 1
Realty Transfer Percent Municipal: 0.5
Realty Transfer Percent School District: 0.5
Total Realty Transfer Percent: 2
Other Information
School District Name: Tredyffrin/Easttown School District
Other Tax Information
Per Capita Tax: $0.0000
Earned Income Municipal: (%) 0
Earned Income School District: (%) 0
Local Services Tax: 52
Uniform Construction Code

Many local governments have adopted use and occupancy ordinances. Increasingly, code officials are citing non-permitted uses and or structures during their inspections. The following lists the enforcement policies as they relate to a residential resale inspection. Please see link below for more information regarding Pennsylvania’s statewide building code, the Uniform Construction Code (UCC).
PA Labor and Industry Building Codes Homepage

* Easttown Township does not require a residential resale certificate for the transfer of residential property
* Our web address for building and/or zoning codes is: www.easttown.org (zoning)
* We have not separately adopted NFPA standard 211, Chapters 13 &/or 14, which regulate fireplace and heater chimney maintenance.

(Municipal data last updated 7/08/2011)

The information contained in this profile is only intended to provide a general summary of real estate-related laws and regulations in this municipality. It is not intended to take the place of written law, ordinances, or regulations that can be obtained directly from the municipality.