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Welcome to Pittsburgh!

Rated as one of the most livable places in the world, Pittsburgh has transformed from a steelworking city into a modern American metropolis. Buyers from all walks of life are eager to call this place home, and it's easy to see why—here, you'll find endless employment opportunities, exciting entertainment destinations, and gorgeous homes. And as Pittsburgh natives ourselves, we at Century 21 Frontier would love to show you everything our city has to offer.

Discover Pennsylvania's Steel City

Picture yourself strolling down picturesque city streets, visiting historic highlights of the past, or checking out some of the trendiest shopping, dining, and entertainment destinations in the area. When you live in Pittsburgh, this is exactly the kind of lifestyle you could lead.

Wondering why so many buyers are moving to "the 'Burgh"? A perfect combination of affordable homes, a flourishing job market, and top schools make this area ideal for just about anyone. But above all, Pittsburgh has that special spark that you won't find in just any city—we'd love to show you around.

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Attention Pittsburgh Homeowners!

Buyers are willing to pay a premium for homes in Pittsburgh. If you are even considering selling your home, we'd love to help you maximize your equity. Get started by requesting a free home evaluation to see just how much your home is worth in today's competitive market!

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Live, Work, and Play in Pittsburgh


Whether you're looking to explore locally-owned boutiques on East Carson Street or check out some of the area's largest retail destinations, you'll never run out of places to shop when you live in Pittsburgh.

Here, you'll discover a variety of shopping districts, including Walnut Street, Station Square, and Squirrel Hill. Pittsburgh is also home to some of the most popular shopping malls in the state; The Waterfront, Station Square, and SouthSide Works are just a few favorites.


If you want to savor the best of Pittsburgh's culinary scene, there are a few restaurants that you just have to try!

Butcher and the Rye is located right along the banks of the Allegheny River, and their menu showcases some of the most innovative New American dishes and cocktails around. For a more low-key meal, head to nearby Täkō, a lively taqueria that's brimming with delicious Mexican street food. Other favorites include Gaucho Parrilla Argentina, the Grand Concourse, and Eleven.


One of the biggest draws to the Pittsburgh area is its booming job market. In fact, Apple, Google, Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft are just a few of the area's major tech organizations that are hiring right now.

Six Fortune 500 companies, including U.S. Steel and The Kraft Heinz Company, also call Pittsburgh home. Top industries within the city include robotics, healthcare, finance, and education. 


Even if you don't have children, it's crucial to invest in a city that's home to A+ public schools. Luckily, the area's younger residents are served by Pittsburgh Public Schools, which educates over 23,000 students and employs 3,900 full-time teachers.

Pittsburgh also features more than a dozen public and private universities, which makes the city a hub for higher education. A few of the most notable schools include Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Pittsburgh, and Duquesne University.

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Wondering What's Around?

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Our Favorite Local Picks

Schenley Park

Located just east of Uptown, this 456-acre park features miles of stunning trails, as well some exciting attractions. You'll find plenty of locals hitting the links at the Bob O'Connor Golf Course, exploring the flora at Phipps Conservatory, or watching a free movie at Flagstaff Hill.

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The Andy Warhol Museum

Check out pieces from one of America's most famous artists at this North Side favorite.

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PNC Park

Cheer on Pittsburgh Pirates or check out a concert at this baseball stadium, which holds nearly 40,000 fans.

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Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Visit with over 4,000 animals at this nationally-acclaimed zoo and aquarium in the Highland Park neighborhood.

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Uncover the Home of Your Dreams

Eager to call Pittsburgh home? Let Century 21 Frontier guide you to your perfect place in just the right neighborhood. We have all the details you need to know about life in Pittsburgh, and we'd be happy to help you navigate your real estate journey from start to finish.

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