About Greater Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Real Estate

Pittsburgh is a bustling city in Pennsylvania full of all the excellent amenities that are sought after in city living. Residents take advantage of numerous parks and shopping centers while students enjoy excellent universities and schools.

Residents can participate in a variety of community programs at several available community centers, as well as organizations and sports leagues. Annual and weekly events keep Pittsburgh residents on their toes. Whether its a hopping nightlife you're after or you just wish to take advantage of the city's plentiful amenities, Pittsburgh could be where you find your next dream home.

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Many people who live in Pittsburgh enjoy an easy commute to all of the city's destination. The city itself also has excellent public transit. Everything you might need is just a stone's throw away.

Major Highways: I-279, I-376, PA-28

Public Transit: PAT light rail (Blue Line), Passenger Rail

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Pittsburgh Accolades

  • #2 Best City for College Graduates (SmartAsset)
  • #3 Best Cities to Live in the US (WalletHub)
  • #3 Best City for Young Families (MoveBuddha)
  • #1 Cities with Downtowns Making a Comeback (Patch)

What's Nearby?

Whether you are looking for a great restaurant or shop, or making plans for a night out, Pittsburgh has you covered! Take a look at some of the many attractions available to residents and visitors alike. 

Want to know even more about residential life in the Pittsburgh community? You don’t have to look far. As your Greater Pittsburgh real estate experts, we know the details about home values, market trends, and fun things to do in this area. Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!

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Quick Facts

County: Allegheny County

Population (2015 est.): 305,704

Population Per Sq.Mi.: 5,482.97  

Homeownership Rate: 52.13%

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Points of Interest

Shopping & Dining: Market Square, South Hills Village, Carrick Shopping Center

Recreation: Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, Highland Park Entry Garden

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Local Schools

Public School District: Pittsburgh City School District

Public High Schools: Carrick High School, Brashear High School

Private Schools: Shady Side, 

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Pittsburgh is a great opportunity to live close to Pittsburgh in an affordable home. Are you searching for a particular home? Are you relocating to the Pittsburgh area and searching for a community to call your own? Contact our real estate experts today. We can help you with anything you need.