There are countless reasons to consider a Greater Hazleton community as your new hometown. But the area’s most in-demand real estate agents point to a hat trick of super incentives: resort-like living at a fraction of the cost, taxes that are a bargain when matched up against big-city rates, and a low crime rate that’s as appealing to retirees as it is to couples with children.
This region of Northeastern Pennsylvania combines a charming small-town environment, traditional values, and modern conveniences. Together, they form a complete package that makes Greater Hazleton a great place to live, work, and play.
So whether you come to play or you come to stay, Greater Hazleton is a place you’ll want to be. It’s not unusual for vacation homes to become year-round residences once their owners experience the many benefits of settling down up on one of our majestic mountains or down in one of our warm valleys.
Greater Hazleton retains small-town neighborhood charm, while placing you within minutes of the conveniences to which large metropolitan dwellers flock.
Our housing market has remained favorable for years, so go ahead and carve out your own piece of Greater Hazleton.
Our quaint surrounding communities afford even more opportunities to enjoy the incredible landscape of Greater Hazleton. Go ahead and choose quiet country living. You won’t feel cut off from civilization! The winding country roads are well-lit, well-marked and well-managed, even during the occasional blast of cold and snow from Jack Frost.
Quality of life is an equal measure of independence and support. If you seek a community that provides for the maintenance and upkeep of common areas -- or offers special services -- Greater Hazleton has your solution. There are many affordable and inviting housing options, and public transit is readily available within the city of Hazleton.
If you’re thinking about buying a home, we encourage you to speak with any one of our area’s well-respected professional real estate firms. Working with a buyer’s agent gives you the benefit of experience, a broader understanding of the choices available and a partner to walk you through the process. These firms can provide you with the latest inventories of homes, apartments and rental properties. The choice is virtually unlimited. The Chamber of Commerce can assist you with a list of reputable real estate companies.