Whether it’s an upscale piece of real estate within Pittsburgh city limits or a spacious piece of Wexford, Pine or Cranberry real estate to the north, the Pittsburgh metro area has something to offer every potential homebuyer on the market.
Pittsburgh new homes for sale are found strategically scattered throughout the city lines, which encompass a landscape filled with rolling hills, wooded pastures, streams, rivers, and breathtaking ridges. Similarly, property in Pittsburgh comes in all shapes and sizes, ranging from sprawling horse farms to upscale condos in the downtown shopping district.
While historically built upon the steel industry boom, homes for sale in Pittsburgh, PA now attract a variety of business professionals from across the globe. Pittsburgh is actually ranked 25th for jobs in the United States and 6th in terms of overall job density.
Yet, despite these strong ties to the economy, Pittsburgh’s housing market remained virtually unscathed during the 2008 recession, and jobs continued to grow during this otherwise challenging time. Perhaps that is why Pittsburgh was named by Forbes magazine as the 13th best city for young professionals to live and “America’s Most Livable City” by Places Rated Almanac.